Heartland Brewery Mr. Atlas Imperial Pale Ale | Heartland Brewery Union Square

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Heartland Brewery Union Square
New York, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.40%

Availability: Summer

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Added by Brianmerrilyn on 07-11-2008

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 3
Reviews by BigBigPickle:
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3.68/5  rDev -8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A: Orange Pale Ale with no head

S: Minimal hop - yeasty with a fruity/orange thing going on.

T: Decent Hop - lots of grapefruit. Good.

M: Hop bitterness, good carbonation - nothing crazy good here.

D: I would order again.

Great bar - good selection for a small place. This beer is a good representation of some of the best they have to offer.

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4.33/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This creation just came out of the vats on Tuesday 7/8/08 according to the fine gents tending stick at the Radio City Heartland where I downed three of these beauties with some college buddies. The menu stated that extra hops were added every ten minutes during the brewing to add an extra kick.

A: Poured into a goblet with opage amber hue with orange accents. Thick 1 fingers bubbly head at first but then drops down to a line and the carbonation capping the cover. Prolonged lacing with nice rings as well as falling strings.

S: Hops lead the show without a doubt. Floral accents somewhat but mainly just hops.

T: Follows the nose initially with the roasted hop blast, but then a surprising and wonderful sweet creamy finish. The bartenders were not sure of the extra ingredients, but I would proffer there is cloves and perhaps some candys, bubblegum perhaps. This was my firs American Double/Imperial Pale Ale so combo taste has made me a fan.

M: Medium to heavy with carbonation not overpowering yet keeping the flavors in the front of your pallet.

D: Simply delicious. The high abv is not noticeable at all and the beer mellows somewhat with the hoppyness as it warms, but again, the sweet finish is a perfect compliment. I would have to say this is one of Heartlands best creations.

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Photo of orcasteve
4/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

sampled this at the empire state building location

the alcohoal is hiden well in this one, this has no hop character to speak of the ballance is purfict. it is sweet in the bigining, full and rich in the middle and finishes light with no aftertaste to speak of, all around good beer, i bought a growler for home

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Heartland Brewery Mr. Atlas Imperial Pale Ale from Heartland Brewery Union Square
4 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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