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90 Minute IPA | Dogfish Head Craft Brewery

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90 Minute IPA90 Minute IPA
15,659 Ratings
90 Minute IPA90 Minute IPA

Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
Delaware, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Esquire Magazine calls our 90 Minute IPA "perhaps the best IPA in America." An imperial IPA best savored from a snifter, 90 Minute has a great malt backbone that stands up to the extreme hopping rate.

90 Minute IPA was the first beer we continuously hopped, allowing for a pungent -- but not crushing -- hop flavor.

90 IBU

Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-19-2001

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

Bottle dated: 06/07/12

Pours a clear, amber color with a creamy, two finger off-white head. Lots of tiny bubble rising to the top of the glass. It has good head retention with nice lacing. This beer has legs. Upfront I smell malt, followed by pine, floral and grapefruit notes. It is very sweet. In order to get a beer this sweet at such a high abv, there has to be a ton of grain in this beer. There is a average amount of hop bitterness, mostly in the back end. I get some fusels near the end as well. The mouthfeel is adequate with a good amount of carbonation for this style.

Overall this is a decent beer, but not the best IPA in the Country. For a bottle just under three months old, there isn't a significant amount of hop flavor or aroma. It is also cloyingly sweet.

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90 Minute IPA from Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
Beer rating: 4.27 out of 5 with 15,659 ratings
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