Sixty-One (61) | Dogfish Head Craft Brewery

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BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
A continually-hopped IPA brewed with Syrah grape must.

Added by MikeRoni on 02-01-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#34,700
Reviews:
439
Ratings:
2,934
pDev:
14.79%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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84
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3.79/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jkblr
3.63/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

12oz bottled 9/29/17 poured into a DFH branded teku glass at fridge temp 6.5% ABV. The beer pours bright red tinted amber with rose tinted head. The head recedes to a thin ring and leaves a little lacing. The aroma is part grape, part citrus hops. It's pleasant, but not very strong. The taste is very wine-like with a barely tart grape note up front, transitioning to a hopped dry red wine finish. Mouthfeel is medium to thin bodied, sharply carbonated, and dry with the exclusion of some hop oil. There is a lasting IPA bitterness after swallowing. Overall, unique and enjoyable.

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Photo of Samputnam14
3.62/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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3.85/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.52/5  rDev +23.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

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3.65/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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5/5  rDev +37%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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3.83/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of AAisforQuiters
4.07/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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3.25/5  rDev -11%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of KomodoDragon
3.48/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Poured deep clear dark cherry, mild head with plenty of lacing.

Scents are musty, apple, grape juice. Smells very artificial.

Some malt upfront which quickly gives way to a tart juice bomb with a short dry finish. A bit of a mess, and loses much beer identity. medicinal, spicy.

Beautiful to look at, less so to taste.

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3.55/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3/5  rDev -17.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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4.05/5  rDev +11%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.65/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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3.77/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.35/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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3.59/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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3.57/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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3.73/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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5/5  rDev +37%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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2/5  rDev -45.2%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

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3.67/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rodbeermunch
3.5/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I guess this is another in the long line of 60,90, 120 minute type of beers. This one has grapes, white wine grapes, added into the mix. Will it be just more ingredient preening on behalf of DFH or will it be actually substantive?

Pours an amber and copper color, solid 3/5" white head. Aroma of hops, caramel and yes, white wine like grapes giving off a little bit of a rural feel to this. Worthy thus far.

Taste is good, a little more toasting for the crystal and caramel malts, nice grape presence adds to dryness. Solid hopped pale ale with some lighter edge grapes providing a little musty and dryness on the back end mouth feel wise.

Worthy of being in the lineup.

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Sixty-One (61) from Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
Beer rating: 3.65 out of 5 with 2,934 ratings
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