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Brewed by:
Allagash Brewing Company
Maine, United States

Style: Belgian IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.80%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Hugh Malone begins with a grain bill featuring a blend of Maine grown barley, imported Pilsner, and raw wheat malt. At the beginning of run off, we add a portion of hops to the sweet wort in the kettle; a technique known as "first wort hopping". As the boil begins, a generous amount of Chinook hops are added for bittering. Later, in the whirlpool, the beer is hopped with a blend of Centennial and Amarillo, for aroma. This same blend is used, post fermentation, to lend additional hop character to the finished beer. The result is a complex brew with a malty palate, intense hop aromas, pronounced bitterness and a pleasantly dry finish.

Added by ppoitras on 04-27-2007

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

pours a hazy glowing gold with a huge head. nose; spicy belgian funk, citrus rind & subdued hops. taste; lemongrass, citrus hop, clean pilsner/wheat grain, lemon pith, crackery malt, massive pear sweets middle and a light peppercorn kick on the end. finishes dry and lightly mint. strong carbonation and medium mouthfeel. a very herbal and moderately complex BIPA overall. light, well-balanced and easy to drink.

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Allagash Hugh Malone from Allagash Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.97 out of 5 with 873 ratings
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