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Apocalypse Brew Works RIP Rye IPA

Apocalypse Brew Works RIP Rye IPA
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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.51/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   IBU: 68   EST. CALORIES: 231   ABV: 7.7%
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Deathly amounts of hops with some rye, a great choice for your last beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexsdad06 (6408) - Ohio, USA - FEB 20, 2015
Draft at Ei8ht Ball. Pours a clear light golden color with very little head. The aroma and flavor have a mild hop, mild rye character, toasted bread, some sweetness, actually pretty boring.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ContemplateBeer (1633) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - APR 4, 2014
Aroma: Rye bread with a dash of caramel; hops are moderately citrusy. Appearance: Light copper pour with a film of white head. Flavor: Matches the nose, but has a bit more tropical fruit, especially toward the finish; comes off a bit lighter in the hop department than I’d like. Palate: Medium body, sticky texture, flat carbonation, lightly bitter finish. Overall: A nice beer, but could use some amping up to compete with the big boys.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (11463) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 10, 2013
Draft at APW pub. Poured a clear dark copper color with an average frothy off-white head that mostly lasted with excellent lacing. Moderate complex hop and earthy rye aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. My expectations where met.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tmongoose (1504) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - SEP 28, 2013
draft, that poured a darkish red color with white head. solid aroma of spice of rye and hops. the flavor is spicy and hoppy and malty.. pretty much a perfect mix of all three. enjoyed the flavors. very good not overpowering in any way.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
b3shine (6149) - Indiana, USA - JAN 5, 2013
Draft to pint at Apocalypse. Looks good; a cloudy burnt-orange with sticky off-white lacing. Smells and tastes of rye and hops with a nice rye tingle on the palate. Good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (14385) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 17, 2012
Draft at the source. Hazy amber brown color, bright white head, solid lacing. Aroma of lightly spiced rising bread dough. Taste is similar. Very nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
drfabulous (4409) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - NOV 7, 2012
Draught at Beer Trappe. Slightly spicy rye with a very nice bitter profile. Golden in color. Very nice overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
queenholly (3067) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Tap at brewery. Spicy rye, caramel, floral orange hops aroma, Amber with a moderate head, thick creamy lacing. Sweet rye bread malt, piney citrus peel hops flavor. Medium to full body, Rye spice comes through nicely in this one.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
shrubber85 (8306) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Draft. Apple, cherry and rye malt aroma. Amber with moderate head. Sweet orange/apple, rye malt and strong citrus peel flavor. Very good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Pawola22 (3262) - Plainfield, Illinois, USA - JUN 22, 2012
On tap at the brewery in Louisville, KY. Pours a hazed, golden-orange colored body with a finger-width, frothy, off-white head that dissipates slowly and leaves a solid lacing. Aroma is lighter with some bready pale malts, a touch of rye spice, some florals, and a hint of caramel. Flavor is a little better. Florals, a light rye spice, and some orange up front with a bready caramel malt backing. Finishes dry with a light bitterness, some rye, citrus, and a moderate sweetness. Fairly lengthy aftertaste following a medium body and a moderate carbonation. Overall, a decent rye IPA. Not thin, but a lighter flavor profile. A bit of a sweetness, some florals, oranges, and rye spice. Eh.

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