Hoponius Union | Jack's Abby Brewing

Hoponius UnionHoponius Union
BA SCORE
95.1%
Liked This Beer
4.25 w/ 2,722 ratings
Hoponius UnionHoponius Union
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Jack's Abby Brewing
Massachusetts, United States
jacksabbybrewing.com

Style: American Pale Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.70%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
This lager harmoniously combines lager yeast fermentation and west coast IPA hops. Our India style Pale Lager is like a traditional IPA but with a twist - it’s fermented cold and aged for extended periods. A blend of classic American hops creates a huge tropical fruit and citrusy hop aroma. A dry finish accentuates the pleasant bitterness and hop profile. Hoponius Union uses locally grown dehulled spelt from MA.

65 IBU

Added by mschofield on 08-07-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#770
Reviews:
391
Ratings:
2,722
Liked:
2,588
Avg:
4.25/5
pDev:
8.47%
Alströms:
4.23
 
 
Wants:
382
Gots:
599
Trade:
13
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1.59/5  rDev -62.6%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.25

Disappointed by this one. Hoppy but weirdly bitter.

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2/5  rDev -52.9%

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2.25/5  rDev -47.1%

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2.59/5  rDev -39.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

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2.69/5  rDev -36.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

So waited for this....expectations immerse

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2.75/5  rDev -35.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

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3/5  rDev -29.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Not bad but I expected more. Dark golden color, light lacing. Apple juice up front, nice initial lemony hop snap. The aftertaste disappointed, leaving me with an unpleasant final impression. I really wanted to like this more.

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3/5  rDev -29.4%

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3/5  rDev -29.4%

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3.02/5  rDev -28.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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look: 3.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Average rating from 12 members of the Eastman Craft Beer Club.

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3.15/5  rDev -25.9%
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Hoponius Union from Jack's Abby Brewing
Beer rating: 95.1% out of 100 with 2,722 ratings
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