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Heady Topper | The Alchemist Brewery and Visitors Center

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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:
#2
Reviews:
2,402
Ratings:
13,675
pDev:
6.99%
Bros Score:
4.34
 
 
Wants:
9,297
Gots:
5,841
Trade:
72
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4.91/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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4.29/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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

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4.54/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

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4.66/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

No reason to leave a lengthy review. Shits clearly legit and the scores are spot on. I am usually a fan of sharing but not this one, take it when you can get it.

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

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4.93/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Scored only my second case in six years. Resin and citrus almost from a petrochemical plant. All in the best way imaginable. Oh how I adore this beer. Malty bitter sweet, lingering after. Each sip reveals a different character from orange to grapefruit to balsam pine forest. 1 of 24 to be had from a can. I'm willing to share, but few I know want to live the experience. Yum!

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4.61/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

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4.67/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

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4.55/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

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5/5  rDev +5.9%
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4.41/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

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4.78/5  rDev +1.3%
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4.13/5  rDev -12.5%
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4.83/5  rDev +2.3%
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4.45/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

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4/5  rDev -15.3%
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4.89/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

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Heady Topper from The Alchemist Brewery and Visitors Center
Beer rating: 4.72 out of 5 with 13,675 ratings
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