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Tröegs Hopback Amber Ale | Tröegs Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
3.97/5
Very Good
3,103 Ratings
Tröegs Hopback Amber AleTröegs Hopback Amber Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Tröegs Brewing Company
Pennsylvania, United States
troegs.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Standing 12 ft. tall at the center of the brew deck is our HopBack vessel; here, whole flower hops swirl in hot wort coaxing hop oil into aromas of grapefruit pith and pinesap. This bright hop nose is counterbalanced with malt tones of toffee and Caramel.

Hops: Cascade, Willamette, Nugget, Crystal

55 IBU

Added by Maestro on 09-29-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#4,359
Reviews:
1,174
Ratings:
3,103
pDev:
10.58%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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126
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5
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2.08/5  rDev -47.6%

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2.25/5  rDev -43.3%

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2.28/5  rDev -42.6%

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2.43/5  rDev -38.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Ok. Not great, not horrible. Just ok.

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2.47/5  rDev -37.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

**
12/31/12
bottle to pint glass.

Sampling of 4 troegs beers on New Years Eve.

AROMA: Floral Aroma, hops also.
LOOK: Dark Yellow
TASTE: Slight staleness. Pine, Slight citrus.
FEEL: Medium Body, flat.

Not in the class of the Java Stout or the Troegenator.
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2.5/5  rDev -37%

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

Darker color than I expected. Fairly sweet, malty taste with so so mouthfeel. Not hoppy enough me. Tastes a little like a watered down Troeganator double bock stuff, which I don't like either. A bit surprised it's rated so high, but then again maybe I just don't dig this kind of ale.

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2.65/5  rDev -33.2%

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Tröegs Hopback Amber Ale from Tröegs Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.97 out of 5 with 3,103 ratings
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