Mike's Double IPA | The VB Brewery

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Brewed by:
The VB Brewery
New York, United States | website

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.65%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by GreesyFizeek on 03-31-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.48
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3.47/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

On tap at the brewery.

Pours a clear golden amber, with a one inch head, and good sticky lacing.

Pretty good aroma here- sticky, piney resinous hops, with a bit of citrus.

The taste follows, but is a bit too muted for a DIPA. The piney dank hops are nice, but it seems like more should've been added. Not much malt flavor noted here- maybe some sweet graininess.

Medium bodied, sticky-sweet finish. Could be drier. Low carbonation.

This one needs to be cleaned up, with brighter hop flavors. That being said, it's still a decent stab and pretty drinkable.

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Mike's Double IPA from The VB Brewery
3.48 out of 5 based on 2 ratings.
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