Something Hoppy This Way Comes | Pipeworks Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Pipeworks Brewing Company
Illinois, United States
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Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
A storm is brewing and with it comes a wicked carnival of hops. The dark carnie leader’s skin is emlazoned with many a vine, including Columbus, Cascade, and Sorachi Ace. So whether you’re a Halloway or a Nightshade, you had better run, for with this carnival, Something Hoppy This Way Comes.

Added by MasterSki on 08-22-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
375
Reviews:
54
Avg:
4.03
pDev:
10.17%
 
 
Wants:
36
Gots:
22
For Trade:
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Just a quick review from my notes.

I poured this into a snifter. Poured with a nice orange color and a finger of off white foam. The aroma and taste of this beer had a lemongrass note to it. It's a good beer, I just don't think I'm a huge fan of Sorachi Ace hops. There's a bit of an odd taste in there, not sure if it's the hops or not. One I loved about this beer though was it's creamy mouthfeel.

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Something Hoppy This Way Comes from Pipeworks Brewing Company
4.03 out of 5 based on 375 ratings.
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