Biggie, Biggie, Biggie
Monkish Brewing Co.

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New England IPA
Ranked #133
Ranked #1,371
4.58 | pDev: 5.9%
Monkish Brewing Co.
California, United States
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Notes: Triple IPA brewed with El Dorado and Galaxy hops.
Reviews: 4 | Ratings: 38 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
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TheIPAHunter from Pennsylvania

4.34/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Hazed out peach juice in a glass. Aromas of orange sherbet, mango, cotton candy, booze, vanilla, and pineapple. Taste follows with a touch of grapefruit, and herbaceous notes. The finish is soft, creamy, and carbonated to near perfection. This beer is as BIG as its namesake, in both flavor & alcohol content. That said, it's delicious and well worth the price of admission.

May 05, 2020
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Ciocanelu from Romania

4.6/5  rDev +0.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Sample at Mikkeller Beer Celebration Copenhagen 2018, Green Session. Hazy golden color. Aroma has sweet vanilla malt and tropical juicy fruits. Taste has soft fruity hops, melon, mango and a bittersweet hoppy finish.

Jun 21, 2018
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WickedBeer from Alabama

4.66/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Canned 04/11/18 ‘SMALLS’.

A deep-hued rusty orange pour, again like Mango juice. Heavy lace leaves its mark all around the glass.

The nose on this is so dank and boozy, but at the same time a clear tropical presence comes through, dominated by mango, citrus, pineapple and malt. There's no mistaking this for anything other than a TIPA.

The flavors are more of the same, characterized by big boozy notes and tropical fruit. Mango, pineapple and citrus all come through, and it finishes with a full bodied stickiness and a low, almost seltzery carbonation. Biggie, Biggie, Biggie, can't you see? Sometimes your beers just hypnotize me.

Apr 21, 2018
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Lingenbrau from Oregon

4.76/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

A: Opaque light orange with a frothy white head. Like a straight up Orange Julius!!!

A: Orange whip, vanilla, grapefruit, pineapple, mango, and a touch of pine at the end.

T: Followed the aroma almost perfectly. A touch more pine than expected, in a good way. Absolutely sublime.

F: Like a frothy creamsicle! So smooth, decadent, creamy, medium to full bodied, good amount of bitterness but not overwhelming. The best part of this beer in my opinion.

O: Monkish continues to dominate this style for the West Coasters. Absolutely wonderful TIPA, and hides the 10.1% like it's a 5-6% session beer. Truly another gem.


Jan 23, 2017
Biggie, Biggie, Biggie from Monkish Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 97 out of 100 with 38 ratings