Sweetwater Dank Tank 420 India Pale Ale | SweetWater Brewing Company

BA SCORE
85
very good
52 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good
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Sweetwater Dank Tank 420 India Pale AleSweetwater Dank Tank 420 India Pale Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
SweetWater Brewing Company
Georgia, United States
sweetwaterbrew.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Kromes on 02-03-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
52
Reviews:
16
Avg:
3.78
pDev:
14.81%
 
 
Wants:
8
Gots:
3
For Trade:
0
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Photo of elgiacomo
4/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22oz bottle, fresh release, just came in today. Served at around 45F.

Pours clear amber with a nice three finger off-white/light beige head that leaves nice rings of drippy lacing and holds a small cap.

Aroma is big on hops with citrus, some tropical fruit, pineapple, a bit of apricot, a bit dank, along with some caramel and bready malt underneath. Very good strength.

Flavor is resinous hops, citrus, fruity hops, apricot, fairly prominent sweet malt backbone featuring some caramel and candy, good bitterness on the finish, a bit of alcohol.

Mouthfeel is medium/full bodied, a bit oily and sticky, good carbonation.

Yet another tasty Dank Tank creating. An Imperial 420? Yup. Nailed it. Big and hoppy but with a malt backbone to back it up. Incredibly drinkable too...this could get dangerous...

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Photo of Kromes
4.15/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Nice little story about going to the Widespread Panic show on the bottle. A clear gold color with a thick off-white head that leaves sticky webs of lace on the glass.

S: Very nice citrus aroma. There are also grassy hop and a fruity peach aromas.

T: I've always been a fan of 420, but wished it had more hop. Well, this is it. A very nice sweet malt flavor mixed with grassy and citrus hops. The hop oil coats the mouth and leaves a nice lingering flavor with a bitterness that is balanced by the sweet malts.

M: Medium-heavy body with good carbonation. Oily hop feel in the finish.

O: Always like the Dank Tank series. They never seem to disappoint and this is another quality beer from Sweetwater.

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Sweetwater Dank Tank 420 India Pale Ale from SweetWater Brewing Company
3.78 out of 5 based on 52 ratings.
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