Julius | Tree House Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
99.2%
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4.66 w/ 3,708 ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Tree House Brewing Company
Massachusetts, United States
treehousebrew.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.80%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Bursting with 1.6 oz per gallon of American hops, Julius is loaded with notes of passionfruit, mango, and citrus. At 6.8% alcohol, it is refreshing and freakishly drinkable.

Added by Jason on 10-17-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#15
Reviews:
584
Ratings:
3,708
Liked:
3,678
Avg:
4.66/5
pDev:
6.44%
Alströms:
4.35
 
 
Wants:
2,304
Gots:
1,284
Trade:
10
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 3,708 |  Reviews: 584
Photo of bbc0202
4.94/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of SteveTheBrit
5/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of Santosizer
4.16/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

A: Poured a murky off orange, almost like super concentrated orange juice. Great head retention, 2 fingers, held a bottle cap on top for 5 minutes while I wrote this.

S: This smells like orange juice concentrate. Very citrusy. Like cutting into a lemon, orange or lime. Bubblegum almost.

T: Tastes exactly like the smell. Bready, crackers, biscuit. Oranges throughout the sip and on the exhale.

F: Bubblegum body, Silky, Medium thick body. Alcohol is apparent on the backend. Nicely carbonated

Overall: This is a fantastic IPA. A bit overhyped IMO. At times it can be boozy, which is odd for 6.8%. Displays oranges very well. It's a great IPA, nothing to go and break the bank over though. This will be my last time having one of these I think considering the current trade demand.

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Photo of Scott109
4.66/5  rDev 0%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of BostonBrewer
3.43/5  rDev -26.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Erikshegda1994
4.9/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

L - Hazy dark golden orange color with a thick creamy head and lots of lacing

S - Tropical fruits and a hint of booze

T - Amazing tropical fruit flavor come to the palate with tons of mango and orange flavor followed by a nice bitterness at the back of the tongue to balance the whole beer out

F - Extremely smooth and drinkable, my wife who does not like IPAs loved this beer, it is also very heavy and filling, I could only put down a few of these as it is like a nice sticky tropical treat to enjoy on rare occasions

O - World class beer by a world class brewery, my first treehouse beer and certainly won't be my last as this was just outstanding.

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Photo of frasergrove
4.38/5  rDev -6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Pours an orange juice color with loads of turbidity aND haze, nice frothy head that lingers around a long time. Aroma is juicy and sweet, peach and juicy fruit. Smooth and creamy on the mouth, more tropical flavor and no lingering bite. Very nice IPA...top notch but nothing insane.

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Photo of Rristow
5/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Tasted from can. Amazing single IPA. Probably the best I've had. Aroma is huge orange and mango. Very well balanced. Flavors of orange, passionfruit, mango, slight peach and melon. Very drinkable juicy IPA. Incredible!

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Photo of WickedBeer
4.88/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Finally got my hands on this beautiful golden joy.

Pours an awesome opaque orange-tinted gold. Nice quarter inch head of frothy white foam. Not much lace retention, if any.

The nose gets a lot of that tropical quality from Julius. Mango, guava, tangerine.. all so nice combined together. Light yet so balanced. So far amazing on all fronts.

Again, you get those tropical mango notes, but with just enough of a mild hop presence to make you question time and time again the 6.8% ABV of this IPA. It is so incredibly drinkable it's insane.

Perfect body, not to thin and not too heavy. A small amount of seltzery carbonation that it's pertinent to making this beer as crisp and refreshing as it is.

Now I always try as hard as I can to not be biased with highly hyped beers. However this beer is not hyped. It's on its pedestal because it deserves to be there. Trade for it, buy it, do whatever you need to do cause this is worth it.

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Photo of Skipjack
4.92/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

One of my favorites .

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Photo of robva
4.77/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Stingwray
5/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of Honeybourne
4.79/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of captaincoffee
4.36/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Fresh can from the brewery. Super excited to get this on the random day I was heading to TH. Pours a very hazy pale orange like watered down orange juice. Medium head that has very good retention and tons of lace sticking everywhere. Unlike some murky NE IPAs, this remains bright despite being super hazy. Nose is actually not nearly as big as I expected based on what I'd previously heard. Nice orange zest, some tropical notes, and certainly yeastier than I expected. Taste is a little bolder with durian being the main fruit I get. Plenty of citrus and again that yeasty note. Mouthfeel is really pleasant and soft while still popping on the tongue like citrus pop rocks. Overall, a great beer that didn't quite match the hype but was still a great experience. Delicious burps.

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Photo of spinrsx
4.15/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Can thanks to Kevin.

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Photo of xyz_entropy
4.77/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of shoegueuze
4.25/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of LukeGude
4.25/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

On tap at the brewery. The most unique of the several TH beers I've had so far. Hazy, bitter etc. as all, but midway through it's soft orange funk.

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Photo of mjco04
4.35/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Scottstevens
4.63/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of gcasher
4.64/5  rDev -0.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

16 Oz can, fresh
Looks like blood orange with bubbly white head
Aroma of hops is moderate
Taste is a tropical juice bomb.
Mouthfeel is luscious or velvety or both.

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Photo of J-loCBH78
4.9/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of barrelagedyourmom
4.93/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of stella77artois
4.54/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of kflowers
5/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Julius from Tree House Brewing Company
Beer rating: 99.2% out of 100 with 3,708 ratings
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