Proper Notch New England Style 2X IPA
Logyard Brewing

Proper Notch New England Style 2X IPAProper Notch New England Style 2X IPA
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From:
Logyard Brewing
 
Pennsylvania, United States
Style:
IPA - New England
Ranked #2,355
ABV:
8.1%
Score:
88
Ranked #15,285
Avg:
3.94 | pDev: 5.33%
Ratings:
21
Status:
Active
Rated:
Oct 09, 2021
Added:
Nov 10, 2018
Wants:
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SCORE
88
Very Good
Proper Notch New England Style 2X IPAProper Notch New England Style 2X IPA
Notes: None
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3.75 by bacher468 from Pennsylvania on Oct 09, 2021
 
4.03 by Curt3 from New Jersey on Sep 21, 2021
 
4.03 by Wizzle32 from Pennsylvania on Jul 23, 2021
 
4.19 by Wheels2532 from Pennsylvania on Jul 14, 2021
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4.45/5  rDev +12.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
by JohnniEMc from Pennsylvania

Let's see what can be learned after a pint can has its contents poured into a clear glass liter mug. The color is copper-amber, more toward translucent than opaque. The head is a less than modest in amount, white. There's a very nice aroma of malt and hops, just what you want in an ale. The taste is malty sweet first, then drys out with a mostly bitter hop finish. Rich enough and smooth enough for any IPA carrying an 8+% ABV, this has a very good taste and a great balance between hops, malt and alcohol. Much more like an Imperial IPA than a New England IPA, this is way above average regardless of the category.

Jul 05, 2021
 
4.15 by Gmartin75 from Pennsylvania on Mar 21, 2021
 
4.06 by hozersr from Pennsylvania on Mar 12, 2021
 
3.9 by TLA from Pennsylvania on Mar 09, 2021
 
3.75 by XsoldoutX from Pennsylvania on Dec 27, 2020
 
3.5 by Shenk87 from Pennsylvania on Dec 25, 2020
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4.09/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by jmdrpi from Pennsylvania

16 oz can

Slightly cloudy, (not full-on opaque), orange golden, white head. Good mix of hop flavors in the aroma, grapefruit citrus, grassy, a touch of pine. Same with taste, with moderate bitterness. A touch of sweetness from the malt. Medium bodied.

Oct 18, 2020
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4.19/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
by jzeilinger from Pennsylvania

A - Medium copper colored pour with a thick creamy layer of foam parked on top.

S - Pungent, dank, juicy grapefruit, and some tropical fruit.

T - Grapefruit and tropical fruit from start to finish. Ends with a nice fruity bitterness that lingers on the palate with just a slight bit of piney bitterness.

M - Big medium body with soft carbonation on the palate.

O - This beer is way better than it's current score of 3.85. Packed full of juicy tropical fruit.

Oct 04, 2020
 
4.03 by Knapp85 from Pennsylvania on Jul 31, 2020
 
3.88 by guzzleacoldone from Ohio on Jul 11, 2020
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3.71/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75
by Steve_Studnuts from Pennsylvania

Canned 1/24/20
Consumed 5/9/20
Shit - didn't notice how old this was. Downright ancient in IPA years.

Beautiful, creamy off-white head sits atop your typically chalky orange/muddy copper NEIPA body. I'm learning to just accept the look of these beers even if I don't find it particularly appetizing. The lacing is pretty, for whatever that's worth (3.5 in my book). Smells great; lotsa citrus and all dat. Taste does not follow at all, however. It's kind of odd; the "teabag taste" from another review is on point. The clerk where I bought this said something about a birch addition but he might be thinking of a different Logyard beer. Medium-bodied and very smooth, it frankly drinks like something more sessionable. It's also got the low bitterness that's typical of the style. Kind of a weird beer, but I don't dislike it at all. Have to sample a fresher one at some point, though.

May 10, 2020
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3.93/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by DrDemento456 from Pennsylvania

Another cheap pounder from the Giant Eagle in Gibsonia. Canned on 11/20/19 damn 5 months old probably not terrible but I dive in.
A - Ow dear some sediment chunks in the one rather big ones too. Beer is carbonated giving me a 1/2 inch of froth with a very hazy amber brown color.
S - Good smell a bit musty but the hops smell pretty bright.
T - Not so much vegitial as the last reviewer said but it does taste of typical fanfare for a new England style IPA bitter hops meets a sort of tea bag taste. Kind of smooth in in own way.
M - Best part of the beer is how smooth the 8% goes down! Not bad!

Overall more of a traditional new england style IPA and even though its a tad old it drinks better than I expected. Decent beer!

Apr 06, 2020
 
4 by jwat from Pennsylvania on Mar 03, 2020
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3.77/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
by MikeWard from Pennsylvania

16oz can into a pint glass. Canned 1/24/20, so a mere 2 weeks old.

Looks decent in the glass. Hazy amber body with a small white head. Little in the way of lacing.

Aroma is a fruit & veg mix

The taste follows the nose. Not unpleasant, but rather an odd mix

Mouth medium, finish the aforementioned fruit & veg.

Overall, a strange drink. Perhaps a few more weeks in the can would clarify the flavors a little.

Feb 08, 2020
 
3.78 by Bluescooter from North Carolina on May 30, 2019
 
3.75 by KingMatthewsDad from Pennsylvania on Feb 10, 2019
 
3.83 by tdm168 from Pennsylvania on Dec 08, 2018
Proper Notch New England Style 2X IPA from Logyard Brewing
Beer rating: 88 out of 100 with 21 ratings