Hopfive IPA | Susquehanna Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Susquehanna Brewing Company
Pennsylvania, United States
sbcbeer.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by undeadozzy on 01-04-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
144
Reviews:
21
Avg:
3.41
pDev:
15.25%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
35
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Ratings: 144 |  Reviews: 21
Photo of dacrza1
3.34/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

DATE: July 13, 2017... OCCASION: first (and last) episode of "Will"... GLASSWARE: Howard's Pub pint... pours a tawny, straw-colored body with sparse bubbles discernible through haziness... head is off-white, creamy, and thin, with enough arcs to intrigue the eye... straight-up lemon, soft grapefruit, pepper, biscuit malts, and pine... rather subtle for strength of five hops... slightly creamy, crisp at the lips, with a smooth finish... drinkable, yes, and speedily so... orange peel, lemon, grapefruit, bitter herbs, slight pine, and a bit of cracker makes for an easy-drinking, piney finish... a beer that offers a bit of bitterness with its fruitiness... a bit distant in its impact, but I would not fault it for its drinkability...

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Photo of Brew_ski
3.78/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Bjohn789
3.7/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of RichieRich1812
2.46/5  rDev -27.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of tdm168
3.36/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Lemke412
2.84/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 2 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Dark, lacks citrus
Brandberg Kalahari draft

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Photo of Wer34truh
3.45/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Pours a hazy golden color with a large dank head.

Slight smell of floral and herbal notes. Also some sweet, almost tangerine-esque, citrusy hops in the background. Delightful but limited smell.

Taste is similar to smell. There's a good beer in here, I just feel like the flavors need to come out more. Slight sweetness with some bitterness in the aftertaste. I just wished it was all dialed up a bit. Mouthfeel is light, with little carbonation.

Not a great IPA, hell I don't even know if I would call it a good one - but it has potential. And it suited me quite well when I walked into the bar on a 90-degree summer day sweating like crazy.

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Photo of dougmiller112
1.47/5  rDev -56.9%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

Very pale color. Biscuity flavor. Mild, mild taste with mostly grassy flavor. No need to get this one again,

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Photo of BuddyZ
3.77/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of georgeblazer
3.34/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of KTCamm
3.54/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

3/20....pours dark bronze with high while foam. Fizzes and sticks. Sediment. Malty with a hint of citrus/soapy grasses. Sweet yeasty bitter taste, lemon flavor. Malt backed. Short, sweet, simple. Average IPA.

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Photo of GaPeach
3.38/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jimpyle48
3.38/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Sampled from bottle

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Photo of XsoldoutX
3.19/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of scottbrew4u
3.78/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Golden, clear, decent white head. Toasted grains and light honey come through a heavy citrus, apricot, hop profile. Flavor is a decent balance between the bitter and sweet. Again citrus, apricot flavored dominate. Overall a very drinkable beer.

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Photo of JeffKowalek
2.25/5  rDev -34%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of CharlesK
3.25/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of RichD
3.56/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ssmilkstout
3.49/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BEER88
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jjd315
3.49/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Furley80
3.75/5  rDev +10%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Gkruszewski
3.52/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of buzzy
3.25/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Stanley23
3.73/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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Hopfive IPA from Susquehanna Brewing Company
3.41 out of 5 based on 144 ratings.
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