Post-Hopocalypse | Drake's Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Drake's Brewing Co.
California, United States
drinkdrakes.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Made from the 2nd runnings of Black Label Triple IPA with Simcoe and Citra, dry hopped with El Dorado, Amarillo and Chinook.


Added by mc4z on 02-02-2014

BEER STATS
Ratings:
10
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.67
pDev:
11.44%
 
 
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Ratings: 10 |  Reviews: 2
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3/5  rDev -18.3%

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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

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4/5  rDev +9%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

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3.36/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On-tap at the 2014 Hopocalypse release. Reviewed from notes.

A: Pale lightly cloudy yellow urine color with a faint bubbly white collar of a head.
S: Same hop profile as hopocalypse but very muted, pale and faint. Mild pine and citrus rind.
T: Tons of crackery malt come through. Very fresh and crisp tasting but it’s got a low hop profile. Smells like the grain spent after a brew session, which I guess it is. Definitely crackery and crispy tasting with biscuit malt and dough in finish. Not much hops, but some nice pine and faint citrus pith poke through.
M: Fuzzy carbonation, light body and light and smooth mouthfeel.
O: Nose is crackery and almost all malt. Pretty light even from a pale ale stand point. There’s nothing offensive about this beer, and I definitely wouldn’t mind drinking a good amount of it on a hot day or with a meal, but as a standalone beer, it’s nothing special.

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4.06/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Moderately strong hoppy aromas of citrus, dank, and light pine, moderate fruity yeast and faint malt.

A: Light yellow, totally opaque with a thin white head that quickly forms a light film over the glass.

T: Moderately hoppy upfront with citrus, dank, light pine, followed by light malt grains and a very light hop bitterness on the finish.

M: Medium bodied with moderate carbonation and moderately juicy mouthfeel.

O: Tasty; the beer has a solid hoppy aromas and flavors that make the beer very sessionable.

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2.75/5  rDev -25.1%

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Post-Hopocalypse from Drake's Brewing Co.
3.67 out of 5 based on 10 ratings.
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