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BlueTarp Mother Hoppin’ Double IPA

BlueTarp Mother Hoppin’ Double IPA
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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.87/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   EST. CALORIES: 303   ABV: 10.1%
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Our second offering. Not for the hop squeamish. Anti-sessionable in nature, Mother Hoppin’ is deep orange in color, rich in malty sweetness and heavily dry hopped. 10.1% ABV and 93 IBUs.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
burg326 (4442) - Florida, USA - MAR 3, 2014
Poured a golden color with huge aromas of citrus mostly oranges and light pineapple followed by some light caramel. Flavors were hops and citrus up front light pine and a slightly sweet finish. The abv was masked very well with this one and I could drink this for days.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
b3shine (6407) - Indiana, USA - NOV 23, 2013
Draft to snifter. Looks solid; malty though. A semi-transparent copperish brown with foamy off-white head. Smells like a malt bomb with mild hop notes. Tastes like it smells with a nice, smooth mouthfeel. Smooth, but underhopped and overmalted.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
fro2218 (471) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - NOV 8, 2013
Another thick white head. Low citrus aroma and more spicy pine than the Hopsided IPA. Alcohol is well hidden behind a lovely malt base and smooth bitterness. A very well rounded Double IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (18914) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 4, 2013
Draft @ GABF 2013. Pours a golden color with a white head. Has a fruity citrus hoppy bitter aroma. Fruity malty citrus hoppy bitter flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter citrus finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
jrob21 (2858) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - OCT 26, 2013
Smooth with caramel malt and lots of toffee. Hop profile is subdued and muted. A little bit of grass in the aroma and a touch of hay in the flavor. Finish is a tad pine bitter. Very easy drinking at 10%.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Cybercat (3889) - Georgia, USA - SEP 14, 2013
Growler. The sample I got fizzed quite a bit - not like a bottle of champagne in the locker room of the team that just won the World Series, but enough to keep me on my toes so I didn’t spill any. It pours a gorgeous clear golden amber with a thick and foamy ivory head. Strong aroma is seriously hoppy with a firm undertone of citrus, mainly orange with a little grapefruit. Flavor - ah, what flavor, richly hoppy, evergreen, fruity, Mandarin orange, just a little bitterness, actually sweeter than most IPAs I have tried, teeny soapy hint. Firm, smooth texture has plenty of fizz - you can feel it going all the way downstairs. Viva Blue Tarp!

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
SirTom (89) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Unusually smooth strong double IPA with excellent balance between the extreme hops, full malt body, and zesty clean finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Shag (2668) - Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA - APR 28, 2013
UPDATED: APR 29, 2013 This poured an orange color with a white head. The aroma contains quite a bit of pine and citrus. The flavor contains some oranges and lemons. The aftertaste is rather bitter with some booze showing through. Overall a good IPA.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
sokolkevin (1) - - MAR 21, 2013 does not count
Have to say one of the smoothest beers I have ever had at the 10% mark. Great color and nice bold crisp taste with no nasty after bite. Rich aroma and all around a great beer thats not too heavy on the stomach.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drake (9999) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 21, 2013
Brewvival Trip Beer 39. Draft sample at Ale Yeah, Roswell. Pours a clear amber color with a large frothy tan head. Decent head retention. Aroma of citrus, tropical and herbal hops. The taste is tropical hops, candied citrus, umami, pale malts. Medium bodied, lingering bitterness. A bit different. Solid DIPA.

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