077XX | Carton Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
95.6%
Liked This Beer
4.27 w/ 1,350 Ratings
077XX077XX
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Carton Brewing Company
New Jersey, United States
cartonbrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Like all things truly Jersey, 077XX makes the most in balancing through its accentuation of extremes. Inspired by the west coast IPAs we love, we added a thump of hops to a dynamic malt profile and chose a yeast to drive these two further than they wanted to go. Throw our water into this mix and you will find dank green resinous hops popping over orange, mango and papaya aromas, with just enough sweetness of body to make the long finish a pleasure to have around. Drink 0’Dub when your night matters.

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Added by mdfb79 on 10-13-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#698
Reviews:
164
Ratings:
1,350
Liked:
1,290
Avg:
4.27/5
pDev:
7.73%
Alströms:
4.45
 
 
Wants:
214
Gots:
313
Trade:
12
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 1,350 |  Reviews: 164
Photo of ConorGolden
4.5/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Nubza
4.09/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Claude-Irishman
4.45/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Looks like a delicious golden amber hued IPA. Lots of tropical fruit going on. Tastes delicious and creamy. Very fresh tasting. Feels smooth and creamy, mildly slick. Really excellent take on the west coast IPA. Would highly recommend.

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Photo of emptyglassagain
3.73/5  rDev -12.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of nvbrew
4.06/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of anthony-s
4.6/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Photo of RichieRich1812
4.1/5  rDev -4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Buck89
4.03/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Poured into a snifter. A hazy orange color with a medium-sized white head. Nice lacing in the glass. Dark aroma mixed with orange, tropical fruit, and grass. The taste was dank and resiny with a blend of citrus and tropical fruit. The malt supported it well. Medium-bodied with a clean, bitter finish.

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Photo of Hopznbuds
4.39/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of SpeedwayJim
4.27/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

From a coworker. 16oz. can into a Surly teku.

Nose is citrus, pine and fresh grass with a dank, pulpy hop bitterness. Full and bright at the same time. Beer opens grapefruit, grass and bark. A very clean, astringent bitterness. Some light malty notes in the background but this one is clearly on the hoppy side. Bone dry and resiny sticky aftertaste. Pretty tasty. Body is light to medium with ample carbonation. Aggressive on the palate and quenching going down with a dry, sticky finish.

Well crafted and a welcome departure from the super juicy and malt and fruit forward NE IPAs that have been so popular recently.

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Photo of BIGPOPPAS
4.12/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of tedho21
3.64/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Dmecca
4.16/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of GuyFawkes
4/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Canned 4/7/16; drank 4/29/16 @ Locked Whispers.

Clear yellow appearance.

Minimal off-white head; minimal lace.

Tangerine, honey & spring water notes in the nose.

Medium thick mouthfeel.

Tangerine & tart pineapple flavors up front; spring water notes on the finish. Simple but effervescent; pleasantly citrus forward. I'd have another...

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Photo of paulish
4.25/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Blobberhead
4.35/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Vivs85
4.25/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of pritchyk
4.25/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Vintilian
4.62/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of egoo33
4/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Mcooly
4.75/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Timtac
3.99/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of smi69
4.2/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Biggiekrock627
4.42/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of FBarber
3.95/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Pours completely clear - orange in color. Thin white head dissipates steadily leaving no lacing or residual head behind.

Smell has notes of lemon, orange, floral hops and some earthy grass. Pretty strong dank notes come through as the beer warms.

Taste is a nice blend of orange, lemon, dank weed, bitter dried grass and a flowery flavor. Its remarkably flavorful yet very light. Touch of mango sweetness comes through. Finish is dry grass with some lingering bitterness.

Feel is crisp carbonation, smooth and incredibly light and drinkable. Hides the ABV way too well and its dangerous.

Overall this is a very nicely crafted IIPA. Impressively light and drinkable yet incredibly flavorful.

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077XX from Carton Brewing Company
Beer rating: 95.6% out of 100 with 1,350 ratings
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