Roller Blabe DIPA
Hoof Hearted Brewing

Roller Blabe DIPARoller Blabe DIPA
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Hoof Hearted Brewing
Ohio, United States
New England IPA
Ranked #201
Ranked #730
4.37 | pDev: 7.09%
Aug 05, 2023
Aug 16, 2014
Slurp up the neon! One sniff and you'll be painted in animal print spandex and sporting a side pony tail and that's just the guys. Ready yourself for the taste of your fanny pack getting sucked into the tape deck. Bodaciously dry-hopped with the Dank n' Fruity combo of Mosiac, Simcoe, and Galaxy hops. Brewed under the watchful eye of AC Slater and Lisa Turtle, I mean John & Cindy from The Daily Growler.
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Reviewed by Otter-the-Beer-Man from Maryland

4.23/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
L: thick pale yellow. Large cell foam dissipates with concave lacing holding tight to the sides of the glass.
T: grapefruit smells leap out of the can upon cracking it opened. Some pine clings to the end of a whiff
T: citrus (grapefruit), Pretty solid through the taste. A welcome monotone.
F: carbonation settles nicely
O: a notable triple DH that does the grapefruit thing extremely well. At 8% for double IPA it is worth considering downing a second …or third.
Aug 05, 2023
Rated: 4.3 by Curt3 from Ohio

Jun 30, 2023
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Reviewed by SHDoyle from Ohio

4.28/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25
Description: Completely opaque appearance that looks like applesauce (without the chunks). Dirty tan, orange color. Aroma is overripe fruit and dankness. Taste is similar (mango, floral) with a noticeable grapefruit bitterness on the finish. Heavy body with a thick, fluffy feel and medium carbonation.

Overall: 4.25 (This beer is good and I may or may not drink it again) A good but not quite great beer, this is a solid representation of the style. I like grapefruit and bitterness, but the finish was still a little too much for me.
Dec 31, 2022
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Reviewed by schoolboy from Ohio

3.94/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
This hoofer is not up to the caliber of some of their others, but it has an understated charm to it.

It pours a nice yellow with medium bubbles and excellent lacing. The aroma and taste are not as out front as I could have taken right now. Definitely not as tangy as I had hoped for, but how can you not praise this excellent easy drinking cloudy IPA. It goes down easy.

Recommended, but I do like ANYTHING I can get from this brewer and I hope to visit one of their pubs again soon. A bit pricey for what you are getting - not up to their other products.
Nov 26, 2021
Rated: 4.2 by JM5671 from Ohio

Jul 18, 2021
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Reviewed by WoodBrew from Ohio

4.24/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
I got a can of this beer off the single shelf from my local beer store located just around the corner. It poured a smoothie thick orangish with white head that is leaving a spotty lace. The scent had strong citrus and orange creme notes. The taste was nicely balanced and easy to drink with rice fruit start and bitter citrus finish. The mouthfeel was fuller in body and had good carbonation. Overall it is a solid beer.
Apr 05, 2021
Rated: 4.33 by Jcoleman4 from Ohio

Feb 02, 2021
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Rated by pjbutler2 from Arizona

4.71/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75
Poured a sturdy head. Well balanced structure, amazing flavor and supple mouthfeel. A gift from Ohio.
Oct 13, 2020
Rated: 4.25 by ale_addin from Illinois

Sep 01, 2020
Rated: 4.69 by Hop_God from California

Aug 09, 2020
Rated: 4.43 by anthony-s from New Jersey

Jul 29, 2020
Rated: 4.12 by BarrelAgedG from California

Jun 27, 2020
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Reviewed by TreyIsWilson from Michigan

4.21/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
A - Pours a hazy golden orange with a one finger creamy white head. Tons of soapy lacing.

S - Aroma is cantaloupe, grapefrut and dank hops.

T - The taste is pineapple, grapefruit, lemon zest, caramel malts and grassy hops.

M - Medium body with medium carbnation. Creamy mouthfeel a nice soft finish.

O - Solid NEPA.
Jun 12, 2020
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Reviewed by Holderness from Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Canned a month ago.

L -- Muted orange body with a moderate haze and three fingers of billowy white head produced with moderate pour. Great retention and lacing
S -- Mango, green onion, orange creamsicle, pale malt sweetness, wildflowers, new sneaker. Quite dank
T -- Yellow grapefruit, creamy malt, lemon zest, leafy earthiness
F -- Medium+ mouthfeel, medium carb. Smooth and soft, with a bit of rindy bitterness on the tail end
O -- Another solid offering from Hoof Hearted. Seems like this contract brewing is turning out well for them

Jun 12, 2020
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Reviewed by dbl_delta from Pennsylvania

4.39/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5
Can dated 5/7/20 into pint glass. Pours a very hazy golden-amber with a solid, blocky, off-white head that leaves great lacing. Initial impression is a very smooth and well-balanced DIPA, with just the right notes of citrus, malts, pine resin, and caramel. If I had to advance one criticism, I'd say it was just a litle sweet for my tastes, but YMMV. Alcohol is incredibly well hidden. Mouthfeel is just a little thicker than medium, and super-smooth - there are simply no rough edges. Finish fades to a slight sweetness, with no residual bitterness. Excellent DIPA!
Jun 09, 2020
Rated: 4.25 by rare_bird from Michigan

Jun 07, 2020
Rated: 4.11 by Casterbridge from Connecticut

Jun 04, 2020
Rated: 4.01 by Chuckdiesel24 from Illinois

Jun 01, 2020
Rated: 3.96 by 98green from Michigan

May 21, 2020
Rated: 4.36 by eljabak from Michigan

May 17, 2020
Roller Blabe DIPA from Hoof Hearted Brewing
Beer rating: 97 out of 100 with 382 ratings