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Dogfish 75 Minute Cellaring/Shelf Life

Discussion in 'Cellaring / Aging Beer' started by SweetWaterIPA, Feb 7, 2013.

  1. SweetWaterIPA

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    Was considering picking up some Dogfish 75 minute. However I noticed on the review it says its not a good Cellaring beer. Does anyone have any experience aging this beer?
     
  2. tectactoe

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    I wouldn't age it, especially if you've never had it. A 7.5% ABV IPA is probably not the best cellar choice.
     
  3. powpig2002

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    it's an ipa, but do what you want
     
  4. coachdicarlo

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    why would you even consider cellaring an ipa at 7.5%?
     
  5. ShogoKawada

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    I mean it has some good malt and maple sweetness, it's doubtful that short-term it will turn undrinkable. it won't improve at all, though.
     
  6. bramsdell

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    Maple and hops will fade. This is best drank fresh. On cask, this is one of the best beers I've ever had.
     
  7. Michigan

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    The label says:
    It IS a "living beer". I bought a few bottles yesterday (i love the stuff!) I'll lay one down for 6 months and another for a year to see what happens.

    I say if you've never had it, have it fresh. If you have more than one bottle, try an experiment
     
  8. SweetWaterIPA

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    Good point!
     
  9. UCLABrewN84

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    Guys, this turns into a bomber of Olde School with time.
     
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