He'brew Hop Manna IPA | Shmaltz Brewing Company

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He'brew Hop Manna IPAHe'brew Hop Manna IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Shmaltz Brewing Company
New York, United States
shmaltz.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Hop Manna is the answer to hop heads' prayers for a delicious IPA bearing floral and citrus goodness. At 65 IBUs and 6.8% Alcohol, HOP MANNA IPA is crafted to provide session after session of hop nourishment, from our Tribe to yours

Added by parris on 02-25-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,003
Reviews:
221
Avg:
3.79
pDev:
11.08%
 
 
Wants:
14
Gots:
176
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0
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Ratings: 1,003 |  Reviews: 221
Photo of Wortman1998
3.83/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mthomp081
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Bapplebaum
4.29/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JeffKowalek
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of SammieSamson
4.44/5  rDev +17.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Samlover55
3.48/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

No date (don't think it's fresh)
12 oz bttle into pint
L- hazy honey colored with barely discernible white head
S- sweet citrus fruit
T- sweet malt lemony citrus with a bitter finish
F-medium bodied smooth
O- the wheat gives an interesting character, refreshing brew, would like to try fresh and update

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Photo of trevorreg
3.42/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of bsp77
3.92/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Strong citrus in the aroma and taste, with very noticeable hop oils. The malt body is a little sweeter than preferred, giving an English IPA balance but with American hops. Quite enjoyable overall.

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Photo of chivermac
3.25/5  rDev -14.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Radome
3.55/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

From 12 oz bottle.

L - Deep golden color; thick, creamy persistent head is off-white.

S - Great fresh hop aromas of citrus and mango. Some bready malt in background.

T - Flavors are fresh and crisp: orange and grapefruit fade into lemongrass, bready malt way in the background.

F - Medium to thick body. Creamy, moderate carbonation. Strong hops bitterness and low alcohol burn. Finish is somewhat sweet.

O - A crisp, fresh , citrusy IPA. A bit thick on body and slightly cloying finish are only drawbacks for me.

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Photo of Almasi_
3.53/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jmbranum
4.79/5  rDev +26.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Glorious layers of hops upon hops. Manna from heaven indeed. Certainly within IPA range but also very well-balanced. This one is worth going after. Call me a fan. L'chaim!

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Photo of milkbone_underwear
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of snaotheus
3.06/5  rDev -19.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

2016-02-07
12oz bottle served in a snifter. 1335A5 is stamped near the neck. This may be a very old beer, if that's a julian date.

Pours clear amber with a smallish head and not much carbonation. Smell is old hops -- musty hay.

Taste is better -- a little brighter citrus and pine, moderate malt. Slight lemony twist.

Mouthfeel is smooth and slick. Overall, not a bad beer.

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Photo of redbarnbikes
3.95/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of quang_dam
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TheBlueJerzzzz
2.73/5  rDev -28%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of KarmicSkrambl8
3.52/5  rDev -7.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Fantasmatron
3.96/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of coastiebob
4.21/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of RochefortChris
4.5/5  rDev +18.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of AAG
3.8/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of mbratt93
3.79/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Shippy
3.71/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a bottle. Pours an orangey gold with a misshapen foamy head. The smell is not strong, but I get notes of pine and lemon. I really enjoyed the taste of this beer. Starts off with bready malt notes, followed by some pine and lemon from the hops. Only a little lingering bitterness, well balanced by the malt flavors. Feel is medium - starts off feeling pretty full bodied with the malt flavors, then feels lighter when the hop flavors come in. Overall, I found this beer very enjoyable. Was expecting a happier beer, but happy to find it more balanced.

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Photo of skeeterloveshops
3.65/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A decent IPA, I enjoyed it but certainly nothing I would seek. Not bad, not great.

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He'brew Hop Manna IPA from Shmaltz Brewing Company
3.79 out of 5 based on 1,003 ratings.
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