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Quest | Kettlehead Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Kettlehead Brewing Company
New Hampshire, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by SawDog505 on 10-27-2017

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Ratings: 7 |  Reviews: 5
Reviews by Knapp85:
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4.25/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured a milky yellow color with a sticky white head on top. Good amount of lacing on the glass. The smell of the beer is bursting with some nice Hop aromas. The taste is fruity with a subtle resin finish. The feel is pretty smooth. Overall it’s a very nice beer.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of BoneyLee
4.08/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pleasantly surprised to find this double IPA which is brewed right here in central New Hampshire. Welcome Kettlehead brewery! This is a long time coming, a true New England style double IPA from the NH. Must travel to the brewery to get. Limited canning operation. Let's all stand up and cheer that they're open.

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Photo of jzeilinger
4.4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Many thanks to SawDog505 for this Crowler!

A - Pours an opaque orange tan color with frothy bright white lacing, little to no carbonation.

S - Pungent and dank tropical fruit all the way. Guava, grapefruit, mango, papaya.

T - All tropical fruit from start to finish and ending with some nice peppery spiciness. Grapefruit, mango, tangerine, papaya, pineapple, guava, and ends with some piney/citrus peppery spice that linger for a long time.

M - Big and full bodied, viscous, and no alcohol detected whatsoever.

O - This is a very impressive D-IPA and highly recommended. This could go head to head in a blind taste test against the haze favorites: Trillium and Tree House.

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Photo of fermentedbarley
4.37/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Overall excellent. This is a fresh, tasty double IPA with lots of wonderful refreshing flavors. I love the hazy orange / grapefruit look of the pour. I’m excited to have this local - finally a top DIPA I can count on.

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Photo of kdivers
3.71/5  rDev -13.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Pippuri
4.38/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of SawDog505
4.75/5  rDev +11%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Poured into a 16 oz can shaped pint glass on draft. Pours a very murky pineapple orange juice looking yellow, with a 2 finger sticky white head that leaves plenty of thin lace behind.

Smell is papaya, tangerine, pineapple, and grapefruit.

Taste follows juicy as all hell, a little pine in the finish, but an absolute juice bomb!

Mouthfeel is almost large, gentle carbonation, sticky on the palate, but not dry, and the drinkability is insane at 8% ABV.

Overall this stuff stacks up with all the greats and it is 18 minutes from my house.

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Quest from Kettlehead Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.28 out of 5 with 7 ratings
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