PsycHOPathy IPA | MadTree Brewing

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
MadTree Brewing
Ohio, United States
madtreebrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
The subtle malt backbone combats the bitterness and intensity of floral, grassy and citrus hop flavors. However, taste is perception. What's your slant?

Added by Brew33 on 04-09-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
667
Reviews:
92
Avg:
3.94
pDev:
10.15%
 
 
Wants:
41
Gots:
185
For Trade:
3
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Photo of rmarquardt17
3.14/5  rDev -20.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Caveworm
4.31/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

PsycHOPathy IPA | MadTree Brewing. Poured from the can into a pint glass, this brew's got a two finger thick off-white head, webbed lacing, and medium golden amber body.

I smell a cracker malt foundation with big, juicy pine and grapefruit hops.

Tastes pleasantly bitter and juicy throughout with an appropriate bite at the end.

Medium mouthfeel with mild carbonation.

Overall, I'll choose to give PsycHOPathy IPA | MadTree Brewing a 4.25

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Photo of nicholas2121
4.43/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

PsycHOPathy IPA brewed by MadTree Brewing, with an ABV of 6.90% This American IPA pours a nice golden amber color with a thick white head. Lots of nice lacing to this brew, it sticks to the side of the glass well. The smell is rich with hop bitterness, earthly grains and malts. Between the look and the smell of this IPA it is really inviting. This American IPA has the look and smell of most American IPA's on the market, not saying that is a bad thing. Now for the taste, it is bold with flavors and a nice hop bite. This is one nice strong but Smooth IPA. The earthy grains and malts are nice and smooth and really complete this brew. The body of this brew is a nice Heavy medium. I really like how smooth this brew goes down, it is really hard to pick up on the 6.90% ABV in this brew. It is just that smooth. There is alot going on in PsycHOPathy IPA. This American IPA has a super nice balance to it, there is nothing overpowering about this brew. If you are not a fan of Hoppy brews, this is not the brew for you. The mouth feel of PsycHOPathy IPA is Bold, Hoppy, Rich , Clean and Refreshing. Overall I'm giving PsycHOPathy IPA a 4.50 out of 5. I would definitely look this brew up again givin the chance to. If you are in the mood for some good hops look this one up. MadTree Brewing, did a real nice job with this American IPA.

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Photo of SaisonRichBiere
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of firkingroovin
4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Warren2621
3.49/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of allentownpaguy
3.79/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of captaincoffee
3.88/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a pale gold with medium head and lots of sticky lace. Nose is somewhat dank with floral and grassy notes as well. Taste is light on malt backbone and is overall light for a 6.9% IPA. Lemongrass and that same grassy floral note dominate. Light mouthfeel. Overall, it is a tasty IPA if you are looking for this specific profile, but might not satisfy some with its small malt backbone and not-so-juicy flavor.

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Photo of JeremiahFick
3.89/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of chrispe2
4.04/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of bnes09
4.28/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Gorgeous beer. Light, lemon- orange with slight haze. Billowing head leaves a plateau then mound of foam over the liquid. Tons of soap suds on the glass. Bright and fresh citrus and grass aroma. Flavor follows with a strong lemon and pine sol quality. Even and balanced bread and honey malt. Slightly buttery. Medium body. Creamy texture. Slightly under carbonated. Excellent brew.

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Photo of dmorgan310
3.84/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ManWithNoName
4.24/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Majestic
3.74/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Shane13
5/5  rDev +26.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of 13tido
4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of stakem
3/5  rDev -23.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Thanks Kegatron for gifting me with this. Can into snifter appears a pale clear golden yellow with a white cap. The cap fades leaving spotty lace.

Aroma is solvent with alcohol, slightly fruity with hints of herbs/pine and grainy sweetness.

Taste is lightly herbal, fruity to slight pulpy bitterness and somewhat vegetal to solvent. Light grain sweetness and hints of butter.

Light body, modest carbonation. Almost feels more like an amped up pils moreso than ipa.

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Photo of Huhzubendah
4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On draft at Maple Wod in Cincinatti, OH.

Hazy, light orange body with a thick, soapy white head. Aromas of bitter pine, grapefruit zest. Hop forward with bitter citrus peel, finishing dry. Solid.

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Photo of MI_beerdrinker
3.77/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Sabtos
2.91/5  rDev -26.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Clear gold with a white frothy head.

Smell is butter, grassy grapefruit, tangerine, and hay.

Taste is bitter. Gasoline and grass, vegetal smarties with cracker.

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Photo of jvgoor3786
4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of n2492004
4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of m1k3g3tz
4.35/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of RBorsato
5/5  rDev +26.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of rdooley
3.94/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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PsycHOPathy IPA from MadTree Brewing
3.94 out of 5 based on 667 ratings.
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