Reign Supreme | Pig Minds Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Pig Minds Brewing Co.
Illinois, United States
pigmindsbrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by 4DAloveofSTOUT on 06-21-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Ratings:
3
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.17
pDev:
24.29%
 
 
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Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 2
Reviews by Trifecta1:
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2.17/5  rDev -31.5%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Had on tap at the brewery a few weeks after it opened.

Appearance was clear yellow, and flat, like Hopcore. PIG MINDS Y U NO MAKE BEER PRETTY? Smell was generic, and thin. Piney hops, but not very pungent. Taste was the same; weak piney hops, and thin, even had some lager notes of corn. Not very appealing. The mouthfeel was flat, but had some astringency to it, which was redeeming.

And a side note - As a local who enjoys craft beers from all over the world, and would like to enjoy some that are from my own town, Pig Minds should stop releasing a new style every week, and work on what they already have. Being a jack of all trades but a master of none won't get you die-hard fans.

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Photo of 4DAloveofSTOUT
4/5  rDev +26.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

poured into pint glass by bartender.

reviewed from notes taken on 6/12/12.

Appearance: Yellow bodied beer with 1 finger of white head.

Smell: Pine and grapefruit hops. Crackery malt profile.

Taste: Moderate bitterness in this hop forward beer. This beer is more about the pine and grapefruit hop profile. The malts are not very notable maybe a tad bit of bready malts are in there, but its fairly covered by the hops.

Mouthfeel: medium bodied beer with moderate carbonation.

Overall: This one is getting close to a DIPA in ABV, but not much balance is not from malt profile. I find it interesting that Pigminds Hopcore APA has a higher ABV than their IPA.

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Photo of bertram
3.5/5  rDev +10.4%

Reign Supreme from Pig Minds Brewing Co.
3.17 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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