Lake Erie Monster With Simcoe | Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co.
Ohio, United States
greatlakesbrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.10%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by buschbeer on 05-25-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
4
Reviews:
1
Avg:
4.17
pDev:
15.11%
 
 
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1
Gots:
1
For Trade:
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User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 4 |  Reviews: 1
Photo of clogger3030
4/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of electtodefer
5/5  rDev +19.9%

Photo of mpalestino
3.25/5  rDev -22.1%

Photo of buschbeer
4.19/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

This was served from a firkin at the Old Bag of Nails in Mansfield for American Craft Beer Week.

64 ounce growler
Served in a tulip glass

A - It is orange with golden highlights. It is hazy. I get very little beige head.

S - I get lots of fresh citrus. Tangerine seems to stand out. There is also some pine. I get some whiffs of alcohol.

T - I notice a lot of citrus on the taste, as well. Then I get that bitter, metallic taste that I associate with simcoe hops. There is some pine on the finish.

M - Pretty full for an IPA

O - It was a nice surprise to try this since I showed up expecting Alberta Clipper. It has more flavor than LEM, but it was dry hopped with simcoe, so that is to be expected. I love trying ANYTHING from Great Lakes. They make great beers and are churning out some great new ones to add to the lineup.

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Lake Erie Monster With Simcoe from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
4.17 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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