BJ's Hopstorm | BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

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BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse
Florida, United States

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Year-round

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Added by kylehay2004 on 02-24-2013

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Reviews: 4 | Ratings: 84
Photo of kevINSIGHT
3.91/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A decent IPA with light copper coloring and hoppy aroma. Citrusy and a bit sweet. It was enjoyable but I was jealous of the Soul Style my companion had since this paled in comparison in citrus aroma and aftertaste.

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Photo of donspublic
3.96/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into pilsner glass from tap, nice 1 finger cream head, leaves nice lacing throughout the journey. Pal e golden clear, nice looking beer. Minimal hop smell, but a very solid IPA. A little on the sweet side, but passable, could sit around and drink this all day. Bitterness is minimal, nice finish

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Photo of BierJager89
4.45/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A: Copper with a foamy white head.

S: Nose has notes of pineapple, citrus, apricot, and mango.

T: Grassy, floral, citrus, and pineapple flavors with a nice malt backbone.

M: Light bodied, very refreshing for an IPA.

O: Perhaps this is a bias against BJs, but I did not expect an IPA this good.

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Photo of kylehay2004
3.98/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Half finger head with little retention on a hazy golden and burnt orange body. Excellent lacing. Aroma is excellent and very full on the nose with tangerine, grapefruit, toasted malts and a hint of pine. The citrus in the flavor is fairly sour with strong herbal presence and significant degree of pine resin finish. Overall very hoppy but seems a little disorganized likely due to its complexity. Medium body and moderate carbonation. One if the better crafted beers here that I have had.

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BJ's Hopstorm from BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse
4 out of 5 based on 84 ratings.
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