Galaxy Head High | Kane Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Kane Brewing Company
New Jersey, United States
kanebrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Double Dry Hopped Galaxy Head High

Added by xnicknj on 11-27-2011

BEER STATS
Reviews:
8
Ratings:
71
Avg:
4.41
pDev:
7.48%
 
 
Wants:
44
Gots:
5
For Trade:
0
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Reviews: 8 | Ratings: 71
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4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

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4.54/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 16.9 oz bottle
A: Hazy straw colored with a thick foamy head. Tons of lacing
S: citrus and dankness
T: Grapefruit orange candied lime with pine and bitters
MF: crisp and clean with the perfect residual lingering taste
O: It is hard to take a great beer like Head High better. Somehow Kane has managed to do just that with this galaxy version.

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5/5  rDev +13.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of KrissyKat6
3.75/5  rDev -15%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of CraigMack61
4.47/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

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4.5/5  rDev +2%

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3.96/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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4.5/5  rDev +2%

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4.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of ArtZan
4.33/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.5/5  rDev +2%

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4.7/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

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4/5  rDev -9.3%

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4.5/5  rDev +2%

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5/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

Photo of IvoryFoxhole
4.34/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Recently offered in 16.9 oz bottles. WHOO HOO! Poured into Aslin Teku glass.

L: 2F+ foamy head with good retention, lacing, and a cap/ring. Beer is an attractive hazy golden orange.

S: Superdose of Galaxy leads to strong grapefruit, orange, passionfruit, lemon peel scent. Augments the existing hop profiles. Dank pineyness as well.

T: Lots of citrus up front as in nose. Grapefruit, orange dominate. Light pilsner and crystal malts take you to a slightly bitter dank piney finish.

F: Medium body, light to medium carbonation. Very solid construction and balance the entire way.

O: A slight plus compared with regular Head High (I drank them side by side to compare). They have it on tap now, I believe, and grab if they ever bottle it again.

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4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

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4/5  rDev -9.3%

Photo of Dougwillhike
4.27/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of SadMachine
4.69/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

A- Absolutely gorgeous hazy glowing orange color with a plume of tight white head that leaves tons of lacing!

S- This explodes from the glass with tropical fruit and citrus! Passion fruit at the forefront, with mango, papaya, grapefruit, and mandarin orange following. Also some nice peach notes. Just fantastic!

T- The flavor is more of the same from the aroma, with passion fruit leading the way! So incredibly juicy! Mango and peach are the secondary flavors, and it finishes with just the right touch of bitterness.

M- The mouth feel is medium with perfect carbonation, and it finishes dry with a mild bitterness that keeps you coming back for more!

O- I'd put this IPA up against any of the heavy hitters out there, and I think in a blind taste test it would win most of the time! Just an absolute gem of a beer!

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4.26/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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4/5  rDev -9.3%

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Galaxy Head High from Kane Brewing Company
4.41 out of 5 based on 71 ratings.
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