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120 Minute IPA | Dogfish Head Craft Brewery

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8,250 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
Delaware, United States
dogfish.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 18.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Too extreme to be called beer? 120 Minute IPA is brewed to a colossal 45-degree plato, boiled for a full two hours while being continuously hopped with high-alpha American hops, then dry-hopped daily in the fermenter for a month and aged for another month on whole-leaf hops!

120 IBU
ABV varies from 15-20%.

Added by frank4sail on 03-24-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,852
Reviews:
2,345
Ratings:
8,250
pDev:
15.33%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1,436
Gots:
3,938
Trade:
238
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Ratings: 8,250 |  Reviews: 2,345
Photo of Apellonious
4.21/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

12 oz bottle from 10/20/17 lured into a tulip glass. A mainly clear amber orange with a half finger head that moves quickly to a thin lace. The smell is heat, leather, hops and slight dark fruit. The taste is interesting. Not sure how to describe it. Getting some orange citrus mixed with plum, with not as much heat as I was expecting, though it is present. The 90 minute with some more punch. The mouthfeel is dense, the carbonation vacillates between low and medium. Overall was glad to finally come across this and try it, looking forward to see how it ages.

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Photo of Bartpatton
4.3/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Toynk
3.69/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of LAp
4.07/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of Jtryon11
4.89/5  rDev +19%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Awesome beer. All the dogfish head IPA’s are excellent. I usually get the 60 minute because it’s not so expensive and just as good but this one is worth trying.

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Photo of Danmullens1
4.09/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of s_minette
4.14/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of White_Whiskey
4.8/5  rDev +16.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Hombo3
4.45/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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

Photo of Barleycorn
4.05/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of WhackoMillah93
4.31/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of StormAles
3.94/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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

Photo of FBarber
3.79/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Sk8sean86
3.02/5  rDev -26.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Jml3636
3.98/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of sunsjammer
4.56/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Gifted from my Bro, arizcards. Bottled on 02/28/2013.

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Photo of leitmotif
3.23/5  rDev -21.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of mtvolkens
5/5  rDev +21.7%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Unlike any beer I've ever had.

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Photo of Ciocanelu
3.1/5  rDev -24.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Hazy dark orange color with off-white head. Aroma has bittersweet dried orange peel and boozy orange liquor. Taste starts bittersweet with piney hops and orange peel but then the booze kicks in and burns your throat and insides. Medium body and carbonation. It has classic IPA flavors but with the alcohol overwhelming everything. Really difficult to drink.

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Photo of Mandpasbury
4.54/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

The 120 minute IPA is a wonderful hoppy beer. The Taste is incredible and does indeed taste a bit like fall. It is a thick beer that coats as it goes down. I think that it had a bit of a delayed release in my stomach as I certainly felt it in my stomach well after I had drank it. Next to the 60 minute IPA, which is my favorite IPA, the 120 minute IPA is right there next to it.

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Photo of buzzedup
3.65/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of metacog42
4.35/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of redsoxjim
4.4/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

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120 Minute IPA from Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
Beer rating: 4.11 out of 5 with 8,250 ratings
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