Single Hop Imperial IPA (Nelson Sauvin) | Flying Dog Brewery

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86
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35 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery
Maryland, United States
flyingdogbrewery.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by OWSLEY069 on 11-23-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
35
Reviews:
3
Avg:
3.99
pDev:
11.28%
 
 
Wants:
1
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

An amazing package; on cask at the Bulls Head this date. This is the way to drink beer. The considerable heft is tucked away; as if with alcohol spanks, so forgiving. Such a delicious nose and the taste flavors round it out. This is an outstanding beer, served in the best possible circumstances.

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look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Flying Dog Nelson Sauvin IPA

A: Very Cloudy yellow color and big soapy bubbles. 4

S: Mild nothing smell. Some malt. 2.5

T. Malty with a slightly sour burnt flavour. Flavours of slightly rotten fruit or bad juice. Some blue cheese flavour in the aftertaste. Problems? 3

M. Flat. But it's cask ale, so yeah. 3.5

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a hazy orange-ish to yellow color with an off white head. In the aroma, big orange citrus hops. In the taste, dryer orange citrus hops. A small hop bite and a medium bodied mouthfeel, with a small dry orange citrus rind and hop in the aftertaste. Hides the 10% quite well, big orange citrus hops, quite enjoyable.

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Single Hop Imperial IPA (Nelson Sauvin) from Flying Dog Brewery
3.99 out of 5 based on 35 ratings.
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