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:
3,532
Reviews:
672
Avg:
4.06
pDev:
10.1%
 
 
Wants:
188
Gots:
1,104
For Trade:
5
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Photo of White_Whiskey
4.58/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of OtisCampbell007
4.09/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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

Photo of JSG18
4.11/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Excellent, for an IPA.

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Photo of Minusonehxc
3.6/5  rDev -11.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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

Picked-up a twelve-pack at Long Ridge Wine and Spirits in Plymouth for about seventeen dollars. Have had before, but not for a while. Big fan of Troegs, but never think to get it. Would buy again.

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Photo of terry33
4/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Horning
4.46/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Nace4
4.36/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of tmontilli
4.54/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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

Poured from the can while cooking dinner before heading to Brockton. Bitter but smooth for 7.5%.

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Photo of mojohawk21
4.57/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of nater919
4.18/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of sd123
4/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of mmellow12
3.88/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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

Photo of 2ellas
3.75/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of reitzbrewing
4.32/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Eammon1920
4.25/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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

Photo of Treyliff
3.98/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Draft

A- pours a clear golden color with a one finger creamy white head, good retention and lacing

S- citrus and piney hops, sweet Brady malt

T- pine resin and citrus up front, followed by some tropical fruity notes. Sweet malt mid-palate, finishes with more citrus and pine

M- medium body and carbonation leads to a creamy mouthfeel and finish

O- easy drinking, straight up IPA

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Photo of Lone_Freighter
4.1/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I had this in a pint glass more than enough times but also had it in a tulip several times as well. The only difference I actually noticed was the fact that the head lasted longer in the tulip. The appearance was a decent orange to brown color with a one finger foamy head in both glasses. The smell was citrus hops, kinda coming through in a tropical sort of way and as it warms, there’s a nice melding of the caramel malts entering in. The taste was almost a perfect bittersweet gentleness running over my taste buds. There was a nice bittersweet aftertaste leading into a nice dry citrus finish. On the palate, it sat fairly light but also showed a decent quality of perhaps coming close to medium in the body. Still, I say there was a nice sessionability running about this one. The carbonation pummels my mouth into submission with the nice harshness of an AIPA but still the gentleness of a DIPA. Overall, really nice AIPA well worthy of coming back to when I can get it.

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4.28/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

look and smell are probably tainted because i'm drinking out of the can. Not sure that i'm tasting anything negative, but it is a month past the "best by" date on the bottom of the can. i like this beer. purchased at AJ's beer warehouse in rochester (probably actually henrietta) NY.

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4.02/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Ricochet
3.5/5  rDev -13.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4

A: Yellow? Nearly Clear? Was this an imperial IPA or a Pabst? No Head with slight lace and only a bit of carbonation.
S: Very little! Maybe a small bit of juicy fruit.
F: Watery. Slight bitter. Standard IPA foam. Touch of lingering bitter at the end.
T: Smooth. High powered. Slight raisin. There are hints of grapefruit and tar. Well balanced.
O: I always have a hard time reviewing these types of beers. There is nothing to really stick out as a flavor I'd like to revisit, yet I wouldn't mind another.

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Tröegs Perpetual IPA from Tröegs Brewing Company
4.06 out of 5 based on 3,532 ratings.
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