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Foam Brewers
Vermont, United States
IPA - Imperial
4.3 | pDev: 4.88%
Jun 05, 2017
Oct 10, 2016
Notes: Mango, resinous, soft.
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4/5  rDev -7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by Lone_Freighter from Vermont

Growlette share with a buddy. I poured mine into a tulip. The appearance was a ruddy burnt orange color with a sustaining finger’s worth of white foamy head. Gently dissipates, low stringy lace. The aroma starts off with grapefruit bitterness punching some extra citrus rind bitterness but then opens up with some grapefruit pulpy sweetness. Sly mango seems pretty low but there. The flavor softly brings it together nicely. Gentle sweet grapefruit juiciness and then touches the finish nicely. On the palate, this one sat about a light to medium on the body with a nice sessionability about it. Carbonation seems good. Enough bitterness as a DIPA, hidden booziness. Overall, another nicely done DIPA by Burlington’s hidden gem of a brewery (well, at this rate, they won’t be a hidden gem too much longer).

Jun 05, 2017
4.53 by Bcraft11 from North Carolina on Jan 12, 2017
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4.54/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5
by jhavs from New York

Pour at the brewery and 750ml growler brought home.

Hazy straw yellow, tad off-white head, small bubbled foam. Lacing for days.

Big citrus and resinous hop aroma.

Bright and up front citrus hop flavor, earthy resins.

Moderate carbonation and upper side of medium body.

May be my favorite from Foam at this point, on level with all the VT big boys.

Nov 27, 2016
4.15 by Sammy from Canada (ON) on Nov 03, 2016
4.2 by ScaryEd from New Hampshire on Oct 26, 2016
4.27 by SenatorSpaceman from Connecticut on Oct 24, 2016
4.25 by rjp217 from Massachusetts on Oct 22, 2016
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4.33/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
by jcflorian from Connecticut

Week old growler purchased at brewery.

Appearance- hazy pale orange, very light head with lacing.

Aroma -mango,pine, citrus, malt on back end. Very nice

Taste- follows the nose. Slight bitterness and biscuit on the back end. Slight aftertaste I cannot place.

Mouthfeel- very appropriate for style. Medium mouthfeel.

Overall- rock solid imp IPA. Taste not as good as smell but well made. My first offering from these guys. Potential is def there

Oct 22, 2016
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4.32/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
by spinrsx from Canada (ON)

On tap at the brewery. The best Foam beer I've had so far, this is delicious! Hazy, fruity, and the perfect amount of hop bite. Well crafted and something I would buy again in a heartbeat.

Oct 17, 2016
4 by TBonez477 from Vermont on Oct 17, 2016
4.25 by whatsgoody from Vermont on Oct 16, 2016
4.24 by Jhfinn from New York on Oct 15, 2016
4 by acurtis from New Jersey on Oct 15, 2016
4.66 by ColeAnthony from Colorado on Oct 14, 2016
4.5 by mindfuldave from New Jersey on Oct 12, 2016
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4.6/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
by MA_hops from Vermont

A: Hazy, peach orange with a golden almost orange juice like hue. Thin, creamy white head that quickly dissipates.
S: Wow! This is exceptional. I don't usually throw out 5's particularly for aroma, but this is perfect. So many different fruity aromas upon pouring. Mango, fresh squeezed grapefruit, orange, peach, pineapple, apple, melon, the list goes on and on. It's like a fruit punch meet tropical citrus explosion!
T: Notes of grapefruit pith, peach, melon and mango stand out. The juice notes are there, but just not as bright as the aroma. Still very good though!!
M: Moderate carbonation, the hops really "pop" out and are prickly to the tongue. Has a slightly bitter finish. Crisp and enjoyable!
O: Another outstanding brew from Foam. These guys are killing it right now! Go there and try this!!

Oct 10, 2016
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Beer rating: 92 out of 100 with 16 ratings