Two Hearted Ale | Bell's Brewery, Inc.

BA SCORE
95
world-class
14,281 Ratings
Two Hearted AleTwo Hearted Ale
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
Ratings:
14,281
Reviews:
3,551
Avg:
4.26
pDev:
10.8%
 
 
Wants:
936
Gots:
4,381
For Trade:
49
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4.09/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle poured into a generic beer mug.

Appearance- Golden yellow in color with 1 finger of off white head that dissipates half way and then stays for the rest of the way.

Smell- A beautiful citrus hop smell with some subtle malts.

Taste- A very strong citrus at the tip of the tounge. Then immedaitly followed by a strong bready malt backbone, and then the citrus hops swoops back in for the finish.

Mouthfeel- Nice medium mouthfeel with a very well balanced carbonation that makes for an easy drinker.

Overall- Best IPA that Ive had, but I am not an IPA fan really. The malt balance really made this a good brew in my book.

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4.15/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Underwhelmed a little.

Looking at the ratings it seemed like an enticing IPA.

Color: A bit hazy, standard amber colored IPA.

A lot of lacing left on glass with each sip.

Decent amount of carbonation. Adequate bubbling.

Very small head.

Smell : Decent amount of hops. Smells from 6 inches away. A bit of citrus and a little fruity smell. Enough malt as well.

Taste: Follows the smell. Not a lot of hops. A good amount of malt and some citrus. Enters with more hops but dies after a while and has more sweetness. A bit bland in the transit. Not very bitter of an IPA. bitterness is felt just at intake. Like the alcohol content though.

Mouth feel. Medium- to low bodied. Feels just right but nothing 'awesome' about it.

I like the beer that grows on me as i near finishing it, and this one does, may be due to alcohol content but also due to its lingering mouth effect, which is noticeable after 2/3rd of bottle.

Excellent brew. Still not world class to me.

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Two Hearted Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
4.26 out of 5 based on 14,281 ratings.
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