Hazy Ale
Black Hog Brewing Co.

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From:
Black Hog Brewing Co.
 
Connecticut, United States
Style:
IPA - New England
Ranked #1,550
ABV:
6.2%
Score:
90
Ranked #8,684
Avg:
4.12 | pDev: 8.01%
Ratings:
20
Status:
Active
Rated:
Mar 08, 2022
Added:
Mar 06, 2020
Wants:
  1
Gots:
  5
SCORE
90
Outstanding
Hazy AleHazy Ale
Notes: CT Style Juicy IPA. This new hazy ale features Citra hops!
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3.71 by thoss from Rhode Island on Mar 08, 2022
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4.22/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25
by grr0202

Best IPA value for me. At $2.50 per pint, it's very tough to beat. Prove me wrong.

Feb 20, 2022
 
4.08 by NRMeadmore from Connecticut on Nov 19, 2021
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4.02/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4
by puboflyons from New Hampshire

From a 16 oz. can dated 08/10/21. Sampled September 25, 2021.

The appearance is what you would expect in a hazy IPA with its opaque, pulpy, hay light amber color and cream colored head.

The aroma tend to lean toward pine and resin with a bit of tropical fruit and citrus in the background.

Mouthfeel is medium.

the taste has a quick caramel malt sweetness but it evolves into a resin and pine-forward hop bitterness. Not bad and it fits the NEIPA style.

Sep 25, 2021
 
4.12 by cdub70085 from Connecticut on May 20, 2021
 
4.02 by walt5 from Delaware on Apr 15, 2021
 
5 by Shan-man from New Jersey on Jan 20, 2021
 
4.26 by Urs from Connecticut on Jan 01, 2021
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3.96/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4
by rorjets from Connecticut

Poured from a pint can into a pint glass. One fingered white head, some lacing. Apricot colored body, semi-opaque. Nice tangerine aroma. First sip has a citrus, piney with a good hops finish. Tangy mouthfeel.

Oct 30, 2020
 
3.5 by Shenk87 from Pennsylvania on Sep 13, 2020
 
4.06 by NappyB from Illinois on Sep 09, 2020
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4.06/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by Smakawhat from Maryland

Poured from the can into a Spiegelau IPA glass.

Opaque and slightly hazed body appearance, mostly opaque than cloudy and certainly nowhere near turbid. Deep pale orange mostly hinting to yellow, with a head that is fluffy bright white and fine. Head makes an easy three fingers with good amounts of lacing. Solid looking IPA.

Real nice aroma. Soft hop like aromatics, nearly like a pillow with tropical notes of fruit guava and mango. Hits some spicy herbal qualities that reach a nice sweetness as well.

Real simple solid palate. Juiced body, with just enough malt backbone to get a solid supportive feel and structure. Nice tropical light tones of soft mango and slushy fruit. Chewy texture somewhat but manages to lighten up in tea orange flavor and some powdery senses. Finish nice soft herbal bitterness continuing a little bit of sweetness hinted on the nose.

Not bad, a good solid hazy go to IPA it feels like.

Sep 08, 2020
 
4 by njbusa from New Jersey on Aug 21, 2020
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4.06/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by DaveMaciolek21 from New Jersey

HAZY, indeed! Pale, cloudy gold with a substantial bright white fluffy head. The nose is ultra-citrus, and fairly explodes from the can when you pop the top. Citra assault is full on--lively pineapple and grapefruit juiciness from first sip to last. A really enjoyable NE juicebomb--quenches for days!

Aug 10, 2020
 
3.81 by McSeal from Connecticut on Jun 06, 2020
 
4.91 by redsoxjim from Massachusetts on May 10, 2020
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4.04/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
by CTHomer from Connecticut

A: cloudy; medium gold in color; 1 finger finely pored ivory head that receded to a wispy cap; very nice lacing;

S: quite aromatic; dank pineapple, grapefruit, and orange;

T: dank pineapple and orange;

M: medium bodied; moderate carbonation; dry finish; soft;

O: quite good;

May 01, 2020
 
4.14 by BidYouABrew from Washington on Apr 18, 2020
 
4.13 by JakerLou from New Hampshire on Mar 08, 2020
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4.28/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25
by Mister_Faucher from Washington

Pint can poured in to a nonic glass. Dated 02/11/20

Look- Hazy, almost murky, golden straw color, nice bright white head that slowly recedes to a small cap of foam, ample sticky lacing. Light carbonation streaming as it sits.

Smell- Citrus (orange/tangerine, grapefruit and lemon/lime) heavy tropical fruits (pineapple and mango), stone fruit (peach/apricot), a bit of melon, biscuit malt, slight pine and floral/herbal notes.

Taste- Big citrus, pineapple, juicy stone fruit and melon, tropical fruit, light malt, minimal pine evident.

Feel- Medium bodied, on the sweeter and softer side with a very light bitter finish, well balanced. Moderate/light carbonation on the tongue.

O- A wonderful IPA, the lower ABV makes it really easy drinking too. A definite must try.

Mar 07, 2020
Hazy Ale from Black Hog Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 90 out of 100 with 20 ratings