Headroom
Trillium Brewing Company

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From:
Trillium Brewing Company
 
Massachusetts, United States
Style:
New England IPA
Ranked #14
ABV:
8%
Score:
100
Ranked #58
Avg:
4.6 | pDev: 6.52%
Reviews:
117
Ratings:
675
Status:
Active
Rated:
Jul 06, 2022
Added:
Aug 20, 2015
Wants:
  291
Gots:
  92
SCORE
100
World-Class
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Notes: Headroom is about pushing boundaries. From its first batch brewed on Congress St. in 2015 to today, Headroom stands as a landmark, watershed beer in terms of our evolution as a brewery. Conceptually, we sought to create our boldest, most daring, hoppiest beer we could possibly dream up. Our ability to conceive and brew new Double Dry Hopped Double and Triple IPAs is born out of our foundational experience brewing Headroom. Remaining our hoppiest beer, laden with over 8 pounds per barrel of Galaxy and Mosaic Hops, Headroom represents a yearly look back at our past, a reflection on our present, and a glance into our future.

This years batch displays huge aromas of pressed orange, lemon zest, and papaya with a burst of fresh grassy hops. Rich flavors of candied peach and orange peel lead the palate with supporting notes of pithy red grapefruit, ripe pineapple, white table grapes, and mango smoothies. As with previous years, Headroom is balanced with a full, rounded mouthfeel and a soft, creamy finish.

MALT: Pale Malt, White Wheat, Flaked Wheat, Cara-Pils

HOPS: Mosaic, Galaxy, CTZ
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Rated: 4.75 by Bennick218 from Ohio

Jul 06, 2022
 
Rated: 5 by cj8311 from Maryland

Feb 08, 2022
 
Rated: 4.02 by Piffler from Massachusetts

Dec 30, 2021
 
Rated: 4.6 by Felgenlager from Illinois

Dec 04, 2021
 
Rated: 4.52 by BeerBeak81 from New York

Oct 17, 2021
 
Rated: 4.5 by Rkitchen from Michigan

Jun 19, 2021
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Reviewed by dboon from Florida

3.77/5  rDev -18%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
On tap at the tasting room. Cloudy/milky orangish/yellow pour with a white head. More tangy than I’m accustomed too from Trillium. Grapefruit and citrus hop notes give way to hints of pine and resin. A bit more unbalanced with a bitter hoppy presence. Average mouthfeel with a good body.
Apr 30, 2021
 
Rated: 4.42 by leaversuch from Massachusetts

Apr 17, 2021
 
Rated: 4.5 by joemochas from Florida

Mar 17, 2021
 
Rated: 4.29 by bfug from Louisiana

Feb 26, 2021
 
Rated: 4.02 by weavere15 from Illinois

Feb 01, 2021
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Rated by jamesloc from New York

4.41/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
Amazing ipa. Max headroom is slightly better buts this is still a classic
Dec 31, 2020
 
Rated: 4 by motoxrdr21 from Pennsylvania

Dec 29, 2020
 
Rated: 4.54 by wolfpac255 from Illinois

Dec 10, 2020
 
Rated: 4.5 by KBrewDog from Massachusetts

Nov 30, 2020
 
Rated: 4.5 by akopczyk from Ohio

Nov 12, 2020
 
Rated: 4.59 by Pinz412 from Pennsylvania

Oct 29, 2020
 
Rated: 4.55 by Chilmer from Iowa

Oct 18, 2020
 
Rated: 4.25 by sordyl from Illinois

Oct 07, 2020
 
Rated: 4.75 by bconnors820 from Massachusetts

Sep 16, 2020
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Reviewed by bret27 from California

4.42/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
Fresh can courtesy of yllib. ~1.5 month old from brewery. Showing no sign of age.
L: pure mango/orange juice with white Fluffy head.
S: Stonefruit, cantaloupe, grapefruit.
T: stonefruit, orange juice, citrus Grapefruit resiny bitterness. Touch of dank.
F: juicy and fairly thick and creamy.
Overall: A signature trillium style ipa. This is really balanced for a hazy hop bomb though. No hop burn.
Sep 15, 2020
 
Rated: 4.25 by akk14 from Illinois

Sep 14, 2020
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Reviewed by Sandis from Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
16oz. can poured into a beer can shaped glass. A bit of citrus with some pine finish. Dank. Very glad to try this but this seems to fall ever so slightly short of reputation.
Sep 09, 2020
 
Rated: 4.5 by Skellbop from New York

Sep 09, 2020
 
Rated: 4.91 by timmy2b from New York

Sep 02, 2020
 
Rated: 4.25 by ale_addin from Illinois

Sep 01, 2020
 
Rated: 4.74 by clay23 from New York

Aug 29, 2020
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Rated by Bostonchap from Massachusetts

4.79/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75
Fantastic nose, citrus and a solid mouth feel. This was the star of a backyard ploughman’s lunch.
Aug 29, 2020
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Reviewed by lucius10 from California

4.52/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
Sweet tangerine citrus, tropical hoppy, bready/biscuity, and dank nose on this one! Taste follows with a nice tropical hoppy and piney-dank bitter bite...some grapefruit citrus bitterness shows up on the backend. This is so soft and juicy on the palate. Outstanding!
Aug 28, 2020
 
Rated: 4.46 by Lucoli from New York

Aug 27, 2020
 
Rated: 5 by JamesLeung from Florida

Aug 24, 2020
 
Rated: 4.71 by Bhubbard34 from Pennsylvania

Aug 24, 2020
 
Rated: 4.46 by GeorgeAKeim from Oregon

Aug 23, 2020
 
Rated: 4.46 by csmrx7 from Canada (AB)

Aug 23, 2020
 
Rated: 4.67 by JBowenGeorgia from Georgia

Aug 23, 2020
 
Rated: 4.39 by Original_Gravity from Washington

Aug 21, 2020
 
Rated: 3.75 by Lare453 from Florida

Aug 20, 2020
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Reviewed by Kendo from New York

4.67/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75
A: Poured from the can into a tulip glass. This is a really good-looking NEIPA - juicy, milkshake-like burnt yellow with a near-1-finger white head on top.

S: Nose does NOT disappoint - it jumps out of the glass with a bushel of fruit: pineapple, melon, ripe apricot/peach, a touch of lime.

T: Pretty much follows the nose, with pineapple, ripe melon, mango, tangerine, orange creamsicle, then finishing with a lemon-lime bitterness and key lime pie. The 8% ABV is not noted at all, though I think I'm getting a little warmth in the belly.

M: Medium to full-bodied, creamy feel to this one - more creamy than juicy, if that makes sense. Real nice feel to it, challenges Tree House's best in that regard.

O: Phenomenal. A really, really good NEIPA.
Aug 18, 2020
 
Rated: 4.5 by waddellc2 from Pennsylvania

Aug 17, 2020
 
Rated: 4.69 by mmoore9363 from Arizona

Aug 17, 2020
Headroom from Trillium Brewing Company
Beer rating: 100 out of 100 with 792 ratings