Wreck The Halls | Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub

Wreck The HallsWreck The Halls
499 Ratings
Wreck The HallsWreck The Halls

Brewed by:
Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub
Oregon, United States

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
"This annual favorite is a sublime hybrid of an American style IPA and a winter warmer. The result is a bold brew that celebrates the holidays with an intriguing blend of Centennial hops providing elegant citrus notes balanced by a backdrop of a rich caramel malt body. Dry hopped to amplify the aromas and flavor. Available in 22oz. bottles and draught. ABV 6.5% IBU 68"

Added by dolem98 on 11-19-2002

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4/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I poured from a bomber into a snifter, deep orange pour, solid one inch white head. The aroma has lots of sweet pine. The flavor has sweet pine, hints of citrus, lingering bitter finish. The mouthfeel is medium, well carbonated and very smooth. A very solid IPA, enjoyable but I was expecting more.

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4/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

pours a ruby brown with a tint of amber, slightly off white head

pine, lemon, breadiness, and a dash of floral hops

pine upfront followed by citrus, toasty malt, floral hops, and a good resiny finish

smooth, hoppy, with a dash of malt to balance it out. slightly sweet malt backbone but with enough hops to really make it about as hoppy as a pale or weak IPA

smooth, tasty, hoppy yet balanced, a really enjoyable beer and a really nice alternative to all the malt bombs associated with the winter. I am glad this beer is back and i know ill be getting another one

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look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

a clean yet deep amber in color with a finger of head. smells of piney hops, grapefruit, caramel. really grassy aroma, really hoppy.
an earthy bitter taste followed by a very sweet malty backbone and grapefruit flavors combined. nicely balanced. medium body, moderately carbonated, sticky on the mustache.
a really nice ipa for the winter time. nicely balanced and very flavorful.

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4/5  rDev +6.1%

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4/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured a clouded copper color with a nice white foamy head. Nose of citrus hops with grapefruit dominating and good malt profile. Flavors are hops and malts, with some spices in there, and the malts are well balanced with the hops. The finish was rather bitter. It is indeed a true IPA. Full Sail got it right this time.

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4/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Label says it’s an IPA and winter warmer hybrid, but it’s just an IPA, not that there’s anything wrong with that. Pours a clear darker orange with two finger thick cream colored, dense head. Settles in a few minutes to a quarter inch, leaving thick clumps of lace on the glass. Smell: citrus rind - orange, grapefruit, some resiny pine, background is toffee. Taste: big raw hop flavors - pine and citrus rind, leafy, solid toffee backdrop. Light-medium bodied, semi-creamy feel into a hop filled drying finish. It’s a solid IPA not dissimilar to other “holiday” IPAs.

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4/5  rDev +6.1%

Wreck The Halls from Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub
Beer rating: 3.77 out of 5 with 499 ratings
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