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Two Hearted Ale | Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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4.27/5
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14,463 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc.
Michigan, United States
bellsbeer.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
An India Pale Ale style well suited for adventurous trips to the Upper Peninsula. American malts and enormous hop additions give this beer a crisp finish and an incredibly floral aroma.

Added by Todd on 12-11-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#635
Reviews:
3,592
Ratings:
14,463
pDev:
10.77%
Bros Score:
4.02
 
 
Wants:
952
Gots:
4,532
Trade:
48
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 14,463 |  Reviews: 3,592
Photo of JustCamIt
4.27/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Jeff_El_Jefe
3.81/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

L - dark orange, reddish. very nice look
S - sweet like candy
T - very bitter taste that ends with a caramel note
F - hoppy, malty
O - a little too sweet for my taste. i think pliny the elder still trumps this although being dethroned this year, but this beer is much easier and much cheaper to find. worth a try

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Photo of forshamegetit
4.43/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Dr_Gonzo
4.8/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Poured into a smooth glass lightly. Dark, hazy orange color. Moderate carbonation, foamy thick head.

Smells mainly of grapefruit and piney and mildly grassy hops; orange, pineapple, overall smells sweet and floral.

Blatant grapefruit rushes the mouth with a slight lemon tartness that supplements with it, orange citrus flavor present as well. Somewhat bitter piney taste and aftertaste. Smooth, floaty feeling.

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Photo of RyanKininger
4.74/5  rDev +11%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of koolpenguin
4.85/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

One of my all time favorites. I'm an IPA honk and this Michigan brew is right there at the top of my list along with Centennial IPA.

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Photo of Rockuba
4.5/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

About as good as it gets. Grapefruit.

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Photo of iesousG2k
4.28/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Appearance | Pours with a hazy carmel colored top and yellow bottom slight foam; Smell | Sweet, almost toffee malts, citrusy hops, and slight fruity yeast; Taste/Feel/Overall | It is an India Pale Ale which has a better than normal balance of hops, which allows me to drink more than 1 pint and not feel overly bit by bitterness. The aftertaste has more of the bitterness than in the drinking of the beer. It is in the mid price range of IPAs at my bottle shop, which makes me feel like I am getting a great beer at a good price.

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Photo of Kundun
4.8/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

My favorite IPA

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Photo of ThinBlueLine
4.71/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Crisp finish. Great Hops profile. Easy drinker with amazing aroma and flavor. No harsh aftertaste.

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Photo of pro45
4.3/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Bottle packaged 4 weeks ago. Copper color with large soapy off white head. Nose is white bread, tropical fruit, sweet caramel malts. Taste follows the nose, also hoppy and piney. A bit chewy but refreshing. Great balanced IPA. I recommend this if you can get it.

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Photo of Semh57
4.33/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Bought at Kroger's Swift Creek Midlothian. Bottling date is on the back label - 8/24/17! A little over 2 weeks old AMAZING FIND at this local grocery store! Hopefully it wasn't stored in hot warehouse! Deep gold pour with immediate hop aromas! Excellent balance between the malt and hops with low amount of bitterness! Very crushable and TASTY! Beautifully made beer! I can now taste the reason this has always been a standard bearer for IPA's! I could see this being drank throughout the year (But spring and summer is best for me!) Thanks Bell's! Find and drink amazing beers! SEH P.S. Price point for this beer is great @ $1.75 a bottle!!!! What a break from spending $4 - $6 a can/bottle of local craft beers nowadays!! AHHH!

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Photo of Bobbca8
4.75/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Dada100
4.46/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of RaySchroeder
4.35/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Very solid IPA. It's got plenty of bitterness and a semi-dry finish but very balanced. The hops finish for quite a while on my palate which is nice. I get a bit of bitter lemongrass and grains. It's a beautiful color, nice golden with some haze. I get lots of malt on this, it's sort of heavy and it is filling. Great for colder weather. The feel makes you want another sip though. I think it could possibly pass for a Pale Ale but who really cares? It's good,worth drinking and I really like it.

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Photo of Shawnspl
4.02/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of campanova
4.56/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

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

On tap at M.L. Rose in Nashville on 08/31/17.

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Photo of EmeraldSea44
4/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of cmurphy7
3.85/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dubnation
4.32/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of DareOfTheHog
3.63/5  rDev -15%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of edward_boumil
4.02/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

L: Yellow with orange highlights, slightly turbid, nice head retention
S: Candied citrus, lemon tartness, grassy notes, floral, mightly slight buttered toast aroma as well
T: Toast, lots of lemon zest (low tartness), cracker, bitterness is low (very smooth)
F: Light, easy drinking, though not necessarily refreshing. Crisp, with a decent amount of carbonation. A bit more of a full drinking experience, something more to be contemplated than slugged back
O: Actually surprisingly good and complex IPA, though not overtly challenging. Haven't had much from these guys but can dig it for sure. Definitely will be something of a mainstay in the near future, great IPA

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Photo of Vollste
4.82/5  rDev +12.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Jcooper0027
4.25/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Two Hearted Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
Beer rating: 4.27 out of 5 with 14,463 ratings
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