Baby Kittens
Fat Orange Cat Brew Co.

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Style:
New England IPA
Ranked #1,090
ABV:
6.5%
Score:
92
Ranked #11,275
Avg:
4.25 | pDev: 5.88%
Reviews:
5
Ratings:
14
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Fat Orange Cat Brew Co.
 
Connecticut, United States
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Notes: Pale yellow with a fluffy white head, a small nip of bitterness on the front that mellows out to a playful medley of passionfruit, citrus and peaches. It has a full mouthfeel yet it’s gentle enough on the palette that you’ll want to snuggle all evening on the couch with it.
Reviews: 5 | Ratings: 14 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
Photo of DannyBoy15347
4.19/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Poured from a can into a pint glass. Super hazy light orange color; almost looks like pinapple juice. Thick white foamy head that really hangs around. Hoppy aroma with heavy notes of pine and citrus. Taste and mouth feel is super smooth for a NEIPA. Not only that but you actually get a taste of the malt, not sure what it is (Im a noob) but kinda reminds me of a cracker. The bitterness is there like you'd expect but its not overpowering like a lot of others are; you can still taste the body of the beer as well as some hints of citrus.

First beer I've had from Fat Orange Cat, bought it on a whim, but I'll definitely be back to try some of their other offerings. Great beer!

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Photo of Specialmick
4.4/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Look...perfect look for this type of beer
Smell... smell of melon, yeast very good smelling
Taste...sweet beginning ending with a pithy grapefruit
Feel...very nice with a very full body for a 6.5% beer
Overall... first beer from these guys hope to have several more. a nice beer at the right price

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Photo of hopsputin
4.23/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

A: slightly hazy burnt yellow color with a hint of flat orange 2 finger frothy off-white head

S: huge note of mango and pineapple upfront. Guava, passionfruit, dragonfruit, and papaya. Crackery malts, and strawberry with a hint of sweet malt. Super juicy

T: orange juice, creamsicle, and mango. Kiwi, guava, and dragonfruit behind that. A hint of passionfruit and crackers to close

M: medium mouthfeel with moderate carbonation

O: solid NEIPA. It’s hop mix allows it to stand out from the rest of the NEIPA’s and not taste just like the rest

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Photo of jpbrooklyn
4.25/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A solid B+ of a brew; yellow grapefruity in appearance and on the palate; on the tangy side of orange citrus; no bitterness whatsoever, delightful astringency, very clean going down; head was huge in my teku and remained present for a while. I can’t quite say this is set apart much from other similar beers but I’d totally drink it again and I’m glad I bought a 4-pack. Worth your $15. FYI no date on my can but I bought it Jan 10, a day after it was delivered to my local spot.

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Photo of metter98
4.13/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

A: The beer is very hazy to cloudy yellow in color. It poured with a quarter finger high white head that died down, leaving a thin layer of bubbles covering the surface and lots of lacy rings around the sides of the glass.
S: Light to moderate aromas of peaches are present in the nose along with notes of notes of orange citrus.
T: The taste has flavors of peaches with notes of mangos and orange citrus. No bitterness is perceptible.
M: It feels light- to medium-bodied, smooth and a little juicy on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This New England-style IPA was very smooth and seemed to have a little more delicate aromas and flavors (from the peaches) compared to other beers in the style.

Serving type: can

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Baby Kittens from Fat Orange Cat Brew Co.
Beer rating: 92 out of 100 with 14 ratings