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Human Pathos IPA | Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown)

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Brewed by:
Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown)
Wisconsin, United States
greatdanepub.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by klikger on 06-05-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.78/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pint from cask at Great Dane Fitchburg

A - Medium-amber in color, this had a massive head which shrunk over the course of five minutes, leaving behind beautiful off-white lacing

S - Caramel, piny hops

T - The front end was flush with floral hops and a touch of brown sugar. This was followed by a somewhat complex malty middle with the faintest hint of dried light fruit (apricot, maybe). The finish was slightly metallic, which didn't detract, and a generous helping of citrus hops. Not a hop bomb closing, but it was decidedly bitter and enjoyable.

M - Pretty light for an IPA; felt great all around - gotta love cask

D - I'm not sure what the ABV is here (maybe 6% range), but it was very drinkable. If I'd stayed for more than one, another pint would've gone down as smoothly as the first.

This is a very good IPA from the Great Dane, and I enjoyed it more than their normal offering, Texas Speedbump. I'll be back for more while this is available; it was only put on yesterday (6.3.10), so get down and try it while you can!

6.23.10 update - I had it again and wasn't quite as impressed - the mouthfeel and drinkability were good, not great (contrary to my original review). Still a tasty beverage, though.

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Human Pathos IPA from Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown)
Beer rating: 3.78 out of 5 with 1 ratings
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