BBBrighttt - Nelson
Tree House Brewing Company

BBBrighttt - NelsonBBBrighttt - Nelson
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From:
Tree House Brewing Company
 
Massachusetts, United States
Style:
IPA - New England
Ranked #606
ABV:
7.8%
Score:
93
Ranked #3,248
Avg:
4.3 | pDev: 3.95%
Ratings:
26
Status:
Active
Rated:
Dec 10, 2021
Added:
Aug 14, 2021
Wants:
  1
Gots:
  0
SCORE
93
Outstanding
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Notes: BBBrighttt Nelson was created to be an intense yet elegant showcase for Nelson Sauvin, one of our favorite hops!

It builds upon the base beer with an amplified flavor profile as a function of additional kettle and dry hopping. It is an intense and fruity concoction that tastes much like fresh-squeezed orange juice and juicy white wine.

We find it to be tremendously drinkable in spite of its stature, and we believe it is the perfect beer for those in search of intense flavor and supreme refreshment.
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4 by Jdells09 from New Jersey on Dec 10, 2021
 
3.98 by Sulty from Massachusetts on Dec 10, 2021
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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
by NiceTaps from New Jersey

16 ounce can in a tall tulip IPA glass. Dated 11/4/2021.

Held to light, yellow gold and bright. One finger of white foam drops rapidly . Heavy waves of soapy lacing.

Aroma is heavy on OJ and pineapple juices. There’s a background tropical blend and it’s a bit dank.

It tastes like a vodka screwdriver with a dash of pineapple juice. Alcohol soaked rind rises.
Puckering lemons.

Feel touches just on medium. Dry pithy bitterness. Tropical and citrus rind flavors linger.

As juice bombs go, it’s pretty good. Packed drinkable and flavorful with an abv punch.

Nov 26, 2021
 
4.29 by Gkruszewski from New York on Nov 21, 2021
 
4.34 by benjaminsa from Vermont on Nov 16, 2021
 
4.53 by MilaMila from Massachusetts on Nov 14, 2021
 
4.56 by jcoleMA66 from Massachusetts on Nov 13, 2021
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4.46/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
by cambabeer from New York

Just hazy enough where I can still make out my finger looking through the glass, but pretty cloudy gold yellow with a frothy white head and medium lacing. Lemon, cantaloupe, dank, herbs, rosemary on the nose. Lemony, very bright (what do you know) taste, white wine, maltiness in there as well. Creamy mouthfeel, small bubbles.

Nov 11, 2021
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4.29/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
by CHickman from New York

Pours hazy gold color with a 2 finger whipped foamy white colored head that was packed with bubbles of all sizes, fading slowly and leaving really nice foamy lacing. Wow, this nose is pungent with the Nelson Sauvin giving off a super fresh mix of lemon zest, weed buds just clipped off the stems, fresh squeezed grapefruit juice, lemon juice, yuzu, coriander, flowers, white wine, grapes, tropical fruit, grass clippings and wet citrus hops. The aroma does come off as bright/fresh hops mixed with a little bit of cat piss weed.

Tastes so lemony that it's almost tart, with lemon zest, grapefruit juice, dank weed, yuzu, tangerine, pineapple, coriander, fresh cut flowers, white wine, tropical fruit like melon and white grapes. There is a malty backbone that consists of biscuit, peppery spices and sweet grains; the malty aspects actually balance out the flavor and keep it from being too bitter. A really tasty single hop brew that's really well done.

Nov 10, 2021
 
4.35 by Chuckdiesel24 from Illinois on Oct 18, 2021
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4.41/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
by Huhzubendah from District of Columbia

Can gifted by Matthew. Thank you!

Oct 10, 2021
 
4.5 by smaddock from Massachusetts on Oct 01, 2021
 
4.25 by RickyBfromCT from Connecticut on Sep 30, 2021
 
3.96 by 22Blue from Kansas on Sep 28, 2021
 
4.35 by MrDarcy from Massachusetts on Sep 12, 2021
 
4.3 by DVMin98 from North Carolina on Sep 12, 2021
 
4.25 by aasher from Indiana on Sep 06, 2021
 
4.61 by Wizzman from Massachusetts on Aug 28, 2021
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4/5  rDev -7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by tigg924 from Massachusetts

Pours slightly hazy, gold in color with one inch head. Taste is white grape, lychee, with dank hops. Medium body, moderate carbonation, slightly bitter. Nice addition to the Bright lineup. Have had better from Tree House but this is solid.

Aug 28, 2021
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4.1/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
by jrc1093 from Connecticut

Canned on 8/11/21; consumed on 8/25/21

Pours a hazed burnt orange with a light golden sheen and topped with multiple fingers of fluffy, eggshell-white foam; great head retention leaves ¾ of a finger of near-creamy cap, an expansive collar, and a generous spatter of webby/spotty, soapy lacing encompassing the walls of the glass.

Aroma offers intermittent pineapple juice setting a fading tone into waves of lychee, banana peel, and ripe guava, peaking with tinges of strawberry compote expressed over the bouquet; an underlying dank white grape 'pops' through the back end, easing into a dry, grassy hop character on the close.

Taste opens with hints of gooseberry accented with tannic raspberry leaning into fresh white wine grape in the backdrop, leaving tangerine zest delivering a subtle citrus profile to the mid-palate while flaky malts, wet grass, and a spicy, slight catty dankness close.

Mouthfeel features a level, medium body with a seltzer-dry, fluffy, moderate-high carbonation, dispersing prickly resins over the mid-palate to show an encroaching bitterness over time, peaking with a dry, lightly gritty finish.

Refined bursts of tropical sweetness sporting resinous undertones and an a quasi-winelike dryness for balance; in this instance, the Nelson here is more of a welcome accessory to the usual Tree House excesses.

Aug 26, 2021
 
4.35 by PhineasMcClintock from Massachusetts on Aug 26, 2021
 
4.35 by alexsergio from New York on Aug 23, 2021
 
4.28 by smcel371 from New York on Aug 22, 2021
 
4.34 by Scottsbeer from Florida on Aug 20, 2021
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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
by brewme from Massachusetts

Picked-up a four-pack of cans at Tree House in Sandwich for about nineteen dollars. My one hundred and seventy fourth brew from these guys. Nelson is my favorite hop, loved this.

Aug 20, 2021
 
4.25 by Patches826 from Massachusetts on Aug 16, 2021
BBBrighttt - Nelson from Tree House Brewing Company
Beer rating: 93 out of 100 with 26 ratings