Hophead Imperial IPA | Bend Brewing Company

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78 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bend Brewing Company
Oregon, United States
bendbrewingco.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.20%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by RedDiamond on 10-01-2005

BEER STATS
Ratings:
78
Reviews:
32
Avg:
4.08
pDev:
9.31%
 
 
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27
Gots:
7
For Trade:
0
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Photo of MtOrion
4.5/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

It was a true Imperial IPA. Well Balanced, full flavor. The Bitter did not over throw as many do, the malt sat side by side. Balance balance balance.

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Photo of OregonGrown7
4.65/5  rDev +14%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of mrchrisray
4.16/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of chIPA312
4.6/5  rDev +12.7%

Photo of Hops_n_Footy
4.16/5  rDev +2%

Photo of Goatdavemac
4.16/5  rDev +2%

Photo of Paccamacca
4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Mebuzzard
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of GT1
4.75/5  rDev +16.4%

Photo of PA-Michigander
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of NW_IPAHEAD
4/5  rDev -2%

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4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of rab53
4/5  rDev -2%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of saintruggler
4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

Photo of kbrown
4/5  rDev -2%

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4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of shelby415
4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Adamostella
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of SMITHAND
4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of johnnyboy76
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of BendBrent
4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

Photo of PortlandSunDevil
3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

Photo of woodenbones
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of Alieniloquium
3.5/5  rDev -14.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

22 oz. bottle poured into a goblet.

Appearance - Hazy orange body. Nice white head. Wisps and a collar.

Smell - Grassy pine hops. Sweet malts. Kinda musty.

Taste - Pine and grapefruit up front. Sweet caramel and then it dries out. Bitterness kicks in. Builds into a piney hop bitter finish.

Mouthfeel - A touch heavy, but drinkable. Quite bitter.

Overall - Pretty good beer. Tasty but bitter.

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Hophead Imperial IPA from Bend Brewing Company
4.08 out of 5 based on 78 ratings.
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