Hop Project #42 | Yazoo Brewing Company

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Hop Project #42Hop Project #42

Brewed by:
Yazoo Brewing Company
Tennessee, United States

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
First wort hopped with Galena, then Nugget at 75 min, Galena, Amarillo, and Hallertau at 30 min, 5 min, and for dryhopping.

Added by brentk56 on 01-19-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Ratings: 8 |  Reviews: 4
Reviews by mattsdenney:
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3.97/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottled on 2nd week of January = #42

A: Pours a dark orange/amber. Clear with one finger of off-white head and good lacing.

S: Floral, grassy, piney hops. Some citrus.

T: Strong hop bitterness with Piney, grassy, earthy tones. Floral after taste with some citrus as well. Good flavor and no lack of bite.

M: Smooth, medium body, light carbonation.

D: Goes down easily and does not disappoint.

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Photo of jmponder
4/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of TheBishopco
4/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of bastu
4/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of beerguy36
4/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of brentk56
4.72/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Appearance: Pours a clear amber color; a nice cap of foam sits atop the liquid and leaves a nice pattern of lace

Smell: Floral and citrusy, with a honeybell tangelo character

Taste: After a little touch of biscuity malt, the floral citrus flavors take over, with a honeybell tangelo flavor that adds just a touch of pith both before and after the swallow; in the finish, the floral, citrusy character lingers cleanly into the aftertaste

Mouthfeel: Medium body with moderate carbonation

Drinkability: First wort hopped with Galena, then Nugget at 75 min, Galena, Amarillo, and Hallertau at 30 min, 5 min, and for dryhopping - a first class beer for those who love a floral, citrusy character in their IPA

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Photo of boudreaux
3.66/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A: Cloudy dark amber with a frothy, beige, 2.5 finger head; head is rocky and remains for an extremely long period of time; literally, the head remained thick and sticky at 1 finger thickness the whole time

S: citrusy (lemen, lime, grapefruit); a touch of sweet malt

T: nice bitter hop bite; began citrusy, then herbal, followed by bitterness; finish was floral

M: medium body; moderate carbonation; great creamy feel

D: remained true to its flavors throughout; if anything got better as I drank it

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Photo of InebriatedJoker
4.35/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to Tilley4 for this extra -

Poured into Duvel Tulip from bottle - Hop project # 42

Poured cloudy dark orange with amber hues -two finger head that dissipated quickly leaving behind a thin foamy white lacing,decent carbonation.

Smell - Light pine notes - Citrus with hints of hops.

Taste - The Hops jumped out of my tulip and did a round house kick on my tongue , quickly balanced out with some malt backing and some sweet citrus notes that made the balance of the Ipa come together -

Drinkability - Project #41 was a bit bitter for me and this one seems way more blended and balanced - after the initial Hop roundhouse kick to the tongue it becomes a well blended and balanced Ipa - I'm Impressed .

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Hop Project #42 from Yazoo Brewing Company
4.14 out of 5 based on 8 ratings.
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