Heady Topper | The Alchemist Brewery and Visitors Center

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BA SCORE
4.72/5
13,597 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
The Alchemist Brewery and Visitors Center
Vermont, United States
alchemistbeer.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
"An American Double IPA" 75 IBU 8.0% ABV. "Drink from the can."

Added by scottum on 03-27-2004

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#3
Reviews:
2,395
Ratings:
13,597
pDev:
6.99%
Bros Score:
4.34
 
 
Wants:
9,274
Gots:
5,775
Trade:
72
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Photo of Fireandwatervt
4.25/5  rDev -10%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Solid DIPA, over hyped though?

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Photo of Morse1820
4.24/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of NickThePyro
5/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of dcall384
4.97/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This beer was everything I wanted it to be. Nice and hoppy. Could not even tell that it was 8% because it was so smooth. If only it was available in Indiana. Thank god for friends that travel.

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Photo of Ef612
4.94/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of dannycohen62
4.74/5  rDev +0.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Jangoon24
4.85/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Nicolaiw
4.25/5  rDev -10%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of LoganDowner
5/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This thing fires on all cylinders from start to finish, what a world class beer.

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Photo of heatmiser18
4.51/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of danajf
4.85/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Photo of djcira
4.96/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Photo of MMartin
3.54/5  rDev -25%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Mjmoney23
4.97/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of tjwarren
4.85/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Great beer. Worthy of the hype. Love the unfiltered orange look. Aroma is bright, citrus, orange. Taste is hoppy and dank. I am glad they put the brakes on the dankness it made a nice balance. Feel is full and smooth. Hardcore but well worth a try.

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Photo of Ericthered121
4.85/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of tcorbs88
4.97/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of kchuskerz
5/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Had in Burlington at a couple restaurants - it did not disappoint. Great beer across the board with strong emphasis on the nice hoppy taste and rich flavor

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Photo of tstinz01
4.74/5  rDev +0.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of SavageHopHead
4.77/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of rmsullivan513
5/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of kgmocnpk63
4.91/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of matthewp
4.03/5  rDev -14.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of BrianJennings
4.75/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of enorc14
4.23/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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Heady Topper from The Alchemist Brewery and Visitors Center
Beer rating: 4.72 out of 5 with 13,597 ratings
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