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The most bitter beer you've ever experienced...so far

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by MaddMatt639, Feb 14, 2013.

  1. MaddMatt639

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    Mine personally is Moylan's Hop Craic XXXX IPA!!!
     
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    Breckinridge small batch 471
     
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  3. tjensen3618

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    Moylan's Hopsickle
     
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    Moylans Hopsickle. Hated it.
     
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  5. djrn2

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    Beat me too it:(
     
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    Palate Wrecker.


    Loved it! No beer is too bitter for me!
     
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    Green Flash Palate Wrecker
     
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    Hoptimum....like drinking freaking opium.
     
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    Miller. It's triple hopped.
     
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    Maharaja? Thats what comes to mind for me
     
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    Shorts Liberator
     
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    Moylan's Hopsickle for me too. Bitter but not in the good way
     
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    Dogfish Head Festina Peche
     
  14. Tfpracing

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    Otter Creek Imperial Ipa was ridiculously bitter
     
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    not just because of the silly name, but mikkeller 1000 ibu. yiikes
     
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    Definitely Palate Wrecker. Smells like weed and goes down bitter as hell, great stuff.
     
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    Hoppin Frog Hop Dam
     
  18. masterofsparks

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    Wait what? That beer is borderline sweet... I have trouble even calling it an IPA.

    Mine would be ruination tenth anniversary. Still loved it.
     
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    Definitely Palate Wrecker. Holy shit is that beer bitter when it's fresh.
     
  21. DonDrooge

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    Mikkeller 1000 IBU
     
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    This. But still a solid brew.
     
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    or hash oil...
     
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    Pliny the Elder.
     
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    Hop'Solution Triple IPA.
     
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    probably Hop 15
     
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    Hoptimum! I was still tasting that thing an hour after I finished it!
     
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    This. The first time I had it, I swear all I could taste was bitter for a few hours. Subsequent tastings have mellowed it a bit, but damn, it's still loaded with straight up aggressive bitterness. Love it!
     
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    I love that beer.

    Most bitter is probably Knee Deep Simtra.
     
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    Knee Deep Simtra 3X IPA.
     
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  32. sobeleg

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    Arctic panzer wolf and/or devil dancer
     
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    It's hard to call, but SN Hoptimum and Great Divide Hercules Double IPA are probably the most bitter DIPAs that come to mind. Hoptimum was literally like chewing on a raw hop cone, it was almost too hardcore..
     
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    I had a 6 day old Palate Wrecker this year and it was almost hard to finish it it was so bitter. Let the others sit a month and it was much more drinkable.
     
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    Yeah, I was "most bitter" about that beer after DFH "dialed back the tartness" a few years ago now.

     
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    Pliny or Palate Wrecker. I would say PW because it has much less flavor - just pure bitter. That being said, Pliny made my tongue feel like a pillow! 1000 IBU is up there, but I did not have it fresh. 471 and Hopsickle also rate.
     
  37. No1Smitty

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    Shorts Huma
     
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    I may put that on tap this summer, I toyed with it last year and sort of regret not doing it.
     
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    Stone 10th Anniversary Ruination...thought I felt the enamel on my teeth melting off!
     
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    arrogant bastard ale was one of the first craft beers i bought and it damn near blew my head off. ironic as it is russian imperial stouts are my favorite. i think ill try another arrogant bastard this weekend
     
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