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Hoptical Illusion | Blue Point Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Blue Point Brewing Company
New York, United States

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Hibernator on 10-03-2004

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Amber color with a one finger thick head with average retention and leaving laces.
Nice fruity aroma, tropical fruits and grapefruit.
Flavorful fruity, citrus and floral hoppy taste, with notes of guaranĂ¡, pineapples, grapefruits and pine. Hints of resin and toasted malts. Dry and bitter aftertaste.
Light body with good carbonation.
Well executed beer, very pleasant to drink. Super balanced... for hop heads like me.

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look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

poured from a bottle into a pint glass

a: light gold or amber... thin, quick head. The color seems a bit thin to me... it looks fine, but nothing special.

s: a little citrus bite, some nice round malt...

t: bye bye malt, hello hops! the malty smell disappears and the hops come in full force... in a good way, not too piney, nicely bittersweet, the orange is still there, some hints of sweet and sour chicken...

mf: medium-light carbonation and fairly light body pair well with the full tongue bitterness...

a good beer. probably won't be my go to IPA but i will likely pick up another single from time to time.

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Hoptical Illusion from Blue Point Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.7 out of 5 with 2,064 ratings
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