Tröegs Perpetual IPA | Tröegs Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
At Tröegs, artisanal meets mechanical in a state of IPA we call Perpetual. Cycling through our HopBack vessel and dry-hopping method, this bold Imperial Pale Ale emerges rife with sticky citrus rind, pine balm and tropical fruit.

Added by thain709 on 08-11-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,539
Reviews:
672
Avg:
4.06
pDev:
10.1%
 
 
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189
Gots:
1,111
For Trade:
5
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - gold with a soft, white head that has good retention

S - citrus, grapefruit, faint pine, hint of malt

T - bread, bitter, pine, citrus

M - medium bodied, smooth, well carbonated

This is a nice IPA, but a bit delicate on my palate. All the right flavors are there but they just aren't as forward as I would have preferred. This is definitely a good beer, but there are better.

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

Ligther pour than I think has become the norm for IPAs. Nice head, bone white, solid retention. Average lacing. Smell is heavy on the citrus end of the spectrum, with minimal pine and no presence of the abv.

Flavor follows suit, with a bit of bitterness towards the back end of the spectrum. Still almost no pine. Tropical fruits are toned down a bit (unfortunately) but there is still a solid wave of citrus that makes this quite enjoyable.

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Tröegs Perpetual IPA from Tröegs Brewing Company
4.06 out of 5 based on 3,539 ratings.
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