Social Fermentation | Revision Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Revision Brewing Company
Nevada, United States

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
It’s fun to party with your friends. The gang’s all here in this highly drinkable Northeast IPA. Citra and Mosaic of course, and our buddy Amarillo, life of the party Galaxy and recent addition to the squad Vic Secret. Hang out, drink up, and party on.

Added by RBuckley73 on 04-24-2018

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Ratings: 24 |  Reviews: 12
Photo of byronic
3.8/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of paulish
4.5/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of RyanK252
4.25/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Can poured into a Mountain Rambler Brewing Co pint glass

A: Pours super hazy golden yellow with a frothy off white head that settles to a thin layer and leaves some spotty lacing.

S: Bright, zesty citrus, big tropical fruit, faint pine, biscuity malt, and a touch of sweetness.

T: Big tropical fruit, passion fruit, pineapple, lychee, guava, peach, and apricot, some citrus, lemon, grapefruit, and tangerine, light herbal grassy notes, a touch of pine, biscuity malt, and a touch of sweetness.

M: A bit on the lighter side of medium body, moderate carbonation, soft on the palate.

O: All my favorite hops in one place. Tasty stuff.

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Photo of stevoj
3.59/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

16 oz can courtesy of Renée. Typical revision here, pale golden, milky, small fluffy head. Citrusy, pineapples. Normal aroma and the taste and flavored reflect the citrusy hops, not the best of the Revision lot right in their wheelhouse.

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Photo of Lone_Freighter
3.58/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Poured into a tulip, the appearance was a semi-hazy burnt orange color with a small finger's worth of white foamy head that dissolved fairly quick. Light sliding lace.
The aroma had pineapple juicy sweetness with melon-like fruit bits. Sly grassy hops.
The flavor yields to the sweetness most of the way through consumption, slight grassy bitterness entered with some warmth. Mild sticky sweet melon to grassy and pineapple aftertaste.
The mouthfeel was between light and medium bodied with a fair sessionability about it. Carbonation felt fine. ABV burn was noticeable on my tongue. Semi-sticky finish.
Overall, great aromas and flavors but the feel was a bit sticky but not cloying and some of that alcohol burn wasn't very enjoyable.

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Photo of dertyd
4.49/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.25

The beer pours out a full on hazy golden yellow color, with 1 finger of white head--------------- the aromas are of peach, pineapple, mango, bubblegum, lesser pine, guava, mango and orange sherbet(very explosive aroma)--------------- the flavors are of guava, pine, pineapple, grapefruit, lime and Mandarin orange, the beer has a full mouthfeel with a light bitterness on the finish--------------- overall this is a killer ipa the aroma is one of the best I've smelled and the taste isn't far behind-

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Photo of StoutSnob40
4.06/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of metter98
4.13/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

A: The beer is hazy pale light yellow in color. It poured with a half finger high bright white head that died down, leaving just a thin ring of bubbles around the edge of the glass.
S: Moderate aromas of passionfruit are present in the nose along with hints of pineapples.
T: The taste has flavors of passionfruit and pineapples along with hints of blueberries. No bitterness is perceptible.
M: It feels just about medium-bodied on the palate and has a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This IPA has nice aromas and flavors of tropical fruits. It is also very easy to drink.

Serving type: can

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Photo of spark3148857
4.23/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Bloodsnot77
4.24/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JzBeerlover913
4.35/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Solid New England style IPA. Hazy, crisp, not as aromatic as i wouldve liked. Good hoppy, citrusy balance. Refreshing!

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Photo of Hop_God
3.94/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rodbeermunch
4.22/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Pours a hazy yellow, 2/5" white head, the yellow is on the brighter shade of the spectrum. Aroma pops nicely, Mosaic and Citra, the usual suspects. I think they have some Amarillo popping off in there as well, that really is the triple crown of aroma hops, and they don't fall short here despite big expectations when you see those 3 brought together again for like the 47th iteration of a sequel in the Revision lineup. Hey at least it isn't shitty every time like Fast N Da Fyooorious.

Taste is a nice bitterness restrained but yet plenty of leash on it with the Vic Secret finding its home. Super light pale toasted 2 row and maybe pilsner if I was guessing. The Galaxy hop provides a very slight amount of pineapple on the back end of the mouth feel. Didn't pick it up in the nose at first, but upon reflection, you can pull it out in the nose once you taste it on the back end.

A very nice 6.5% banger. Not acidic in the stomach at all like some of the8+% ones they frequently drop. Above average stuff from an above average ipa brewery.

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Photo of FriedSlug
4.15/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pale gold and hazy with a two finger white head that leaves bands of lacing on the glass. Sweet smelling beer with a hint of caramel and a ton of grapefruit zest and pine. Lightly sweet and very bitter. Tastes of caramel, grapefruit and grapefruit pith with a piney and earthy bitterness at the end.

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Photo of Sound_Explorer
4.23/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of AllHopsMatter
4.35/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of TheBrewsky
4.46/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Canned 4/18/18.
Look: Pours golden yellow in color, with evident haze. 2 fingers worth of a white head from a non-aggressive pour which dissipated rapidly. Moderate levels of lacing.
Smell: Bursting with hop aromas. Some nice citrus fruit smells to back up the hop presence, with slight earthiness.
Taste: Follows the nose. Really nice hop presence mixed with some orange, pineapple, lemongrass and mango flavoring.
Feel: Medium in body and weight. Low carbonation. Soft and smooth mouthfeel, with slight tongue fizz from the bitterness.
Overall: Another Revision beer that has yet to disappoint me. Very tasty. I am grateful to have tried, and recommend. Cheers!

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Photo of Boilerup
4.07/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of warrendietrich2001
4.23/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of sjrider
3.99/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours a light golden straw color with thick white head leaving significant lacing. Nose is very mild citrus, grass and a hint of pine. Taste is also very mild and citrusy with a faint bitterness. Easy to quaff ,not very exciting.

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Photo of BayAreaJoe
4.06/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Canned 4/18/18, consumed 4/27/18

Poured hazy straw with a small head that left nice bands of lacing. Light in appearance.

Aroma is a mild but very pleasant blend of tropical and citrus fruits. Hard to get much else, it's light here as well.

Taste has a little bit of floral and dank hop notes, fruit profile is much more citrusy here, tropical fruits hit the backseat or may have even been relegated to the trunk.

Feel is medium but a bit thin, a little bit of bitterness, dry finish.

Overall, decent hazy offering, but definitely towards the bottom of Revision's prolific hazy lineup. Drinks nearly like a session. For the ABV, I'd absolutely rather be drinking a Revision IPA.

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Photo of jakecattleco
3.86/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Can dated 04/18/18 into a tulip glass.

L: Pours a slightly hazy dirty yellow with 2 fingers of variable density white head with good retention and left ringed/windshield lacing.

S: Mute, green citrus with very subtle grassy undertones. Not bad, but nothing that makes you super excited.

T: Mostly one-dimensional in citrus, perhaps some faint honeydew and subtle dankness. Finishes with mild bitterness and mild astringency, clears palate moderately quickly.

F: Low-medium bodied with medium carbonation, slightly lively on the tongue, slick finish.

O: Swing and a miss for the style and based on previous recipes. Not a bad beer, just not up to their usual form for my palate and preferences.

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Photo of TheSixthRing
3.89/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Canned 04/18/18

Appearance - Pours hazy and straw yellow with a slight orange tinge. White, one finger width head that displays good retention before dying down to thin, broken layer of suds and a solid ring around the edge of the glass. A few small spots and a broken that reaches into the drink make up the lacing.

Smell - Juicy, slightly tropical aroma with notes of mango, pineapple, orange, grapefruit and lesser pine.

Taste - Follows the aroma. Juicy, but soft flavor. Mellowed notes of mango and honeydew melon with lesser citrus and a slight touch of pineapple emerging by mid-taste. The citrus/pineapple notes strengthen as it rounds out into the finish, leaving a slightly zingy aftertaste.

Mouthfeel - Medium-bodied with fair, tingly carbonation. Slick drinker with a slightly dry finish.

Overall - Pretty good Hazy IPA, but with all the fantastic ones that are frequently being dropped, this is one that I'll quickly forget.

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Photo of RBuckley73
4/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Social Fermentation from Revision Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.11 out of 5 with 24 ratings