Squeezit
Corridor Brewery & Provisions

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From:
Corridor Brewery & Provisions
 
Illinois, United States
Style:
Imperial IPA
Ranked #67
ABV:
8%
Score:
96
Ranked #834
Avg:
4.44 | pDev: 4.28%
Reviews:
14
Ratings:
34
Status:
Active
Rated:
May 13, 2021
Added:
Apr 27, 2017
Wants:
  1
Gots:
  5
SCORE
96
World-Class
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Rated: 4.18 by bschmidt_37 from Illinois

May 13, 2021
 
Rated: 4.25 by dexterk1 from Illinois

May 07, 2021
 
Rated: 4.66 by Scottsbeer from Florida

Jun 02, 2020
 
Rated: 4.5 by 4DAloveofSTOUT from Illinois

Dec 10, 2018
 
Rated: 4.36 by Bum4ever from California

Oct 19, 2018
 
Rated: 4.39 by Dharmelink from Wisconsin

Oct 14, 2018
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Reviewed by SD-Alefan from South Dakota

4.49/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
On draft at the brewery. The beer is a cloudy orange with a minimal white head.
Great aroma, loaded with citrus.
It's a juice bomb, loaded with OJ flavors with a hint of grapefruit and tropical notes. A hit of almost acidic sharpness that is not unpleasant and little bitter pith.
Great mouthfeel, soft and mellow.
Excellent Hazy.
Oct 01, 2018
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Reviewed by brentk56 from North Carolina

4.6/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
Appearance: Arrives cloudy with a goldenstraw color; the impressive head coats the glass with a web of lace

Smell: Juicy and tropical with bright orange juice and grapefruit tones; hints of mango, pineapple, peach and papaya

Taste: Extraordinarily juicy, up front, with a tropical cocktail of fruit flavors - orange, grapefruit, pineapple, mango, peach and papaya; a bit a shortbread malt sweetness holds the fruit together and sticks to the tip of the tongue through the finish; still, the juice overwhelms

Mouthfeel: Medium to full body with moderate carbonation; creamy

Overall: Facing some stiff competition at the Chicago NE IPA fest, this one stood out in the top echelon
Jun 01, 2018
 
Rated: 4.5 by Jangoon24 from Illinois

May 14, 2018
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Reviewed by vikingpillager from Illinois

4.68/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75
Had 2 pints of this for the first time at CBP yesterday. A tad dark on the look and interesting nose but the flavor is outstanding!!! Malt profile is not distracting at all. Super juicy, love it!
Mar 11, 2018
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Rated by MikeJet32 from Illinois

4.73/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75
Excellent.
Feb 08, 2018
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Reviewed by Prager62 from Colorado

4.62/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
A crowler purchased at the brewery on 01/27/18 a couple days after the release. Pouring the contents into a 13oz. tulip for the review.

Look- Pours a hazy but brilliant orange producing a finger of creamy white foam. Some heavy lacing is present upon settling.

Smell- Passionfruit, pineapple, orange, papaya, mango and a very slight whiff of fresh rubber.

Taste- Fresh squeezed oranges, pineapple, passionfruit, papaya and mango. A bit of floral in the finish.

Feel- Pillowy soft and creamy smooth for a beer weighing in at 8%.

Overall- I've heard/read a lot about this brewery and their knack for producing the NE style IPA's for the past year. I finally decided to check out the fuss when I was in Chicago and I'm happy to say I wasn't disappointed with my decision except for not buying a couple more crowlers. This beer and the brewery is legit!
Jan 28, 2018
 
Rated: 4.5 by Jonnydrinker from Illinois

Jan 27, 2018
 
Rated: 4.35 by bowzer4birdie from Illinois

Jan 27, 2018
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Reviewed by kevanb from Illinois

4.61/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5
16oz can, canned on 1.25.18, purchased on 1.25.18 and enjoyed on 1.25.18, poured into a Corridor pint glass.

The beer pours a very hazy and turbid golden straw color, orange and amber hues with a finger of white head that offers minimal retention but yields great swatches of soapy lace. The aroma is fantastic, bursting with juicy hops, tons of tropical fruit, citrus, dank wildflower and piney green hop leaf, grassy and raw with a nice sweet yeast and wheat forward doughy malt backbone. The flavors are fantastic, tons of juicy hops, incredibly tropical fruit and citrus flavors, light stone fruits as well, peachy with some nectarine fruit, just tons of flavor with a nice bitterness to it as well, green hop leaf, hop spice, resinous pine and a nice dank weediness that brings out some floral character with a strong mineral water and doughy malt finish with the yeast offering just a touch of sweetness. The mouthfeel is great, thick and chewy medium body that isn't overly heavy that coats very well with a smooth but lively touch and a dry finish.

Verdict: An awesome IPA from Corridor. Shocking this doesn't have a label from one of the usual suspects in MA or VT, but just a stunning example of the hazy IPA movement. Bursting with flavor, ample but not dominating bitterness and tons of complexity with a nice brightness that is very refreshing. Awesome beer.
Jan 26, 2018
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Reviewed by Keene from Washington

4.31/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5
More orange than amber in color, Squeezit is attractive in the glass in a Sunshine State kind of way—haze, not murk, is the name of the game here. Adding to this beer's visual appeal is a tall, mousse-like head of foam that hangs around for ages. Right away waves of bright, fresh citrus spill over the lip of the glass, followed by deeper pithier notes, a tropical hit of green mango, and a resinous undertone. Fans of Double IPA will find a lot to like in the nose. Soft and medium-bodied on the palate, the flavor delivers more bold citrus (orange, grapefruit), pineapple, and a fruity sweetness alongside a measured bitterness that keeps everything balanced. And the juiciness goes without saying. A very good example of the popular New England style.
Jan 11, 2018
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Reviewed by Masonz223 from Michigan

4.79/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75
Smell: Sweet Juicy tropical and citrus fruit. Fresh juiced orange juice, sweet tangerines, grapefruit. Over ripe mango, pineapple, peaches, papaya. A little bit of berry and grass. A hint of yeasty bubblegum, a bready maltiness. Also there's an underlying honey sweetness. Smelling this the beer definitely has a world class nose, it is absolutely fantastic!

Taste: This beer has all the components I got in the nose. Super juicy, over ripe, fresh, citrus and tropical fruits. Orange, tangerine, pineapple, mango, peach, papaya. There is a slight yeasty bubblegum flavor mid palate. The beer has a bready malt, honey sweetness that hits you right upfront and carries into the finish. The finish you get the faintest hint of berry, grapefruit and grass. The beer has almost no bitterness, with a pleasant grassy, tropical fruit sweetness lingering in the aftertaste. This is a Juice bomb!

Feel: Medium to full body. Probably more on the fuller side. It has a moderate creaminess and really nice carbonation. The beer has a really easy drinking feel as well, most likely due to the fact there is almost no bitterness to speak of.

Overall: Why this beer isn't more recognized blows my mind! This is by far one of the best examples of this style. An absolute juice bomb. If you haven't had this beer or anything from corridor do yourself a favor and trade for it. They usually have at least a couple awesome beers on tap. You won't be disappointed. This is a world class beer.
Dec 28, 2017
 
Rated: 4.41 by loganburgh from Michigan

Dec 06, 2017
 
Rated: 4.12 by oriolesfan4 from Maryland

Dec 05, 2017
 
Rated: 4.46 by warrendietrich2001 from Nevada

Dec 02, 2017
 
Rated: 4.08 by wjbent from Florida

Dec 01, 2017
 
Rated: 4.3 by Rimbimhoot from Illinois

Nov 16, 2017
 
Rated: 4.75 by Sweffin from Wisconsin

Nov 09, 2017
 
Rated: 4.5 by teamwiggum from Wisconsin

Oct 26, 2017
 
Rated: 4.5 by jgunther71 from Illinois

Oct 23, 2017
 
Rated: 4.49 by J_Mueller from Illinois

Oct 23, 2017
 
Rated: 4.25 by xdtfx from Illinois

Oct 22, 2017
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Rated by Hopheadjeffery from Illinois

4.29/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25
Tasted in a tulip from draft at Corridor Brewery & Provisions on October 19, 2017.
Oct 20, 2017
 
Rated: 4.85 by malfunxion from New York

Oct 03, 2017
 
Rated: 4.5 by Zuidman from Illinois

Sep 26, 2017
 
Rated: 4.5 by JFresh21 from Illinois

Aug 30, 2017
 
Rated: 4.21 by Bammer21 from Illinois

Aug 28, 2017
 
Rated: 4.02 by Duff27 from Illinois

Aug 27, 2017
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Reviewed by darktronica from Indiana

4.33/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25
Enjoyed on draft at Corridor yesterday as part of a flight, but updating rating based on a crowler today enjoyed at home and on its own without other sensory competition. Some pine and resin on the nose along with passion fruit, orange, and wildflower honey. The palate is more orange and grapefruit, strong citrus notes. Mouthfeel is full-bodied and extremely smooth, yielding a dangerously drinkable 8%.
Aug 26, 2017
 
Rated: 4.24 by mando31 from Illinois

Aug 09, 2017
 
Rated: 4.55 by CJB0902 from Illinois

Aug 08, 2017
 
Rated: 4.46 by durlta from Iowa

Aug 04, 2017
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Reviewed by FBarber from Illinois

4.45/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
From a crowler.

Pours a dark deep orange color. Off-white head dissipates slowly leaving behind sticky lacing and a thin layer of white foam. Completely opaque and cloudy.

Smell has strong notes of grapefruit, orange, mango, touch of grapefruit rind with some bitter aroma coming on the back end. The aroma is very pungent - you can smell it across the room when its sitting there.

Taste follows the nose with a nice melody of grapefruit, orange, orange rind, some grassy bitterness on the back end. The flavors are quite mellowed but still potent. As the beer warms, the bitterness completely disappears.

Feel is smooth and full bodied. Nice and thick feeling without being too heavy or sacrificing any drinkability. Moderate carbonation. Semi-dry finish.

Overall this is a stand-out NE style IPA from Corridor - one of the best in Chicagoland. The first batch was fantastic and the second batch has lived up to that initial billing. Unlike many IPAs this one tastes best at room temperature in my experience.
Aug 02, 2017
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Reviewed by eppCOS from Colorado

4.35/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Very solid, NE (D)IPA style beer here, probably their best that I've sampled so far. Going back soon for this - juicy, aromatic, great mouthfeel to it, and fantastic taste overall to this. I feel like this could give most of the Treehouse beers a run for their money if tasted blind. This is very solid stuff, Corridor! Well done.
Aug 01, 2017
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Reviewed by GuyFawkes from Illinois

4.4/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
Crowler filled 7/29/17; drank same day. This is the 2nd batch of the "OG" Squeezit, using Citra & Mosaic hops.

Opaque dark orange appearance.

A violent pour yielded a nice white head; a thick curtain of lace.

Grapefruit, mild cream & faint dry grass notes in the nose.

Soft, creamy medium mouthfeel.

Grapefruit & mild cream flavors up front; dry grass & faint cane sugar notes on the finish. No booze heat.

Creamy with an incredible mouthfeel; balanced & tasty. Definitely above average.
Jul 30, 2017
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Beer rating: 96 out of 100 with 48 ratings