The Liberator | Short's Brewing Company

The LiberatorThe Liberator
BA SCORE
77%
Liked This Beer
3.97 w/ 491 Ratings
The LiberatorThe Liberator
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Short's Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
shortsbrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.40%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by jt31914 on 12-18-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#4,597
Reviews:
202
Ratings:
491
Liked:
378
Avg:
3.97/5
pDev:
13.1%
Alströms:
-
 
 
Wants:
55
Gots:
58
Trade:
1
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 491 |  Reviews: 202
Photo of JNForsyth
3.59/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of wethorseblanket
4/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of arthurry
4/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of GPHarris
4.13/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

a - poured a one finger thick off-white head into a snifter that left good lacing throughout. the body was a dark amber color.
s - big citrus aromas like grapefruit and orange. hint of pine and floral hops too.
t - same as the aroma with a little more pine flavors.
m - medium mouthfeel, great carbonation.
o - hops really done well here, very drinkable too.

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Photo of BreakfastStout
3.44/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Billlow
4.06/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Check out my Beer Review on my blog, Bill's Beer Report

http://billsbeerreport.blogspot.com/2015/02/the-liberator-by-shorts-brewing.html

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Photo of booga73
4.08/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of HopasaursRex08
3.84/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of CaptainFleeker
4.34/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Scipio3
3.95/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of GRFounder
4.41/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of _morandi_
4/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Beerguy1969
3.5/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

If you enjoy DIPA's then I will go out on a limb and say you will like this one. Too hoppy for my taste but sure hop heads will like it.

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Photo of joe12pk
3.84/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Mark4prez20
3.87/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jemarent
4.06/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of JimGlonke
4.16/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of FaradayUncaged
4.21/5  rDev +6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Gardmark59
4.74/5  rDev +19.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Dustin_A_Stoutdrinker
4.25/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of okcommuter
4.2/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of QuadriderMX
4.38/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of km02600
3.75/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of bcuz7
4.22/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of stadmo1
4.23/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

The Liberator from Short's Brewing Company
Beer rating: 77% out of 100 with 491 ratings
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