Brewed by BrewDog
Style: Imperial IPA
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Shaker, Snifter


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1004   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
English: I Hardcore You is a 9.5% Imperial India Pale Ale, an international collaborative effort between 2 of Europeís most rock ín roll brewers. This beer is a blend of BrewDogís Hardcore IPA and Mikkellerís I Beat You. After the blending, the beer was then dry hopped a further twice. Making I Hardcore You a beer which has been dry hopped four times, or maybe even six times. We kinda lost count.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DutchDrebus (5110) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - JUN 27, 2011
I enjoyed this beer very much and i think it will be one of my top beers. The colour is almost perfect to me. Nice orange, clear IPA colour. Smells really intense like hops, grapefruit, freshness.. Lovely. Smells accordingly. Great mouthfeel. I absolutely love this beer!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Barrios (1243) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 24, 2011
Pours a lacing beige-khaki head with a deep golden body. Aromas of mangos and apricots. Flavor is honeyed malt, tropical fruit hops. Finish is lasting pineapple and passion fruit that is slightly dry.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
peteinSD (1435) - San Diego, California, USA - JUN 22, 2011
Hazy copper/orange in the glass with a thinnish, quickly fading white head. Aroma is pungent resinous pine, bitter hops, and a biscuit malt backbone. Smells better than expected. Taste is dominated by bitter hops of front, some (but not enough) pine, and a balanced malt back bone. I have not idea on the freshness of this bottle but I suspect itís months old. That said, it has held up fairly well and presents with a nice aroma, decent bitter hop taste, and a nice malt backbone that sits under the hop bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
glennmastrange (2489) - hobe sound, Florida, USA - JUN 21, 2011
Bottle. Moderate malt notes of roasted and caramel, moderate to heavy pine and grapefruit for the hops, moderate soap for the yeast, with background notes of date, pepper, band-aid and green tomato. Head is small, frothy turning wispy, light orange tan, with good lacing and is mostly diminishing. Color is murky medium orange/brown. Flavor starts lightly sweet and moderately acidic and bitter, then the extra long finish is moderately acidic and heavily to harshly bitter. Palate is on the fuller side of medium, creamy with a soft carbonation and a a moderately to heavily astringent finish. Full of great DIPA flavors, if a bit out of balance, and everything else is what I like from the style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
obeast (15) - Alabama, USA - JUN 18, 2011
Well here it goes. This is the first of hopefully many ratings. I have tried so many beers over the years I will never remember them all so this will be my virtual memory. I just bought this beer a couple weeks ago so I think it was sitting quite a while in the store. I canít really say how long because there are no dates on the bottle but I can definitely tell with the amount of sediment resting on the bottom of the bottle. It smells very sweet, almost like a dessert wine.medium sweetness, medium bitterness, medium body, slick feel, average carbonation, long finish, caramel, nuts, floral, raisin, hazy, golden, frothy,

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
BelgBeerGeek (1297) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - JUN 17, 2011
head: bubbly, lacing , off-white
colour: dark amber , caramel
smell: lychee, hops, orange peels, oranges/grapefruit, mangue , peaches , bitter and sweet , jummy !
taste: starts out very smooth , moyeux , caramel , sweet , maple syrup ,all of that is found in the taste altough it isnít that sweet as it sounds !! underneath is a bitter , yeasty and very hope character that blends over nicely from the sweetness in the start , allot of fruity character too , dades, raisins, grapes, fruity hops , lime zeste , and other exotic fruity flavours end is soft but dry and with grassy /fruity aftertaste
amazingly good in my opinion and it seems more and more to me that multiple dry hopped beer or beer with high ibu tend to turn out sweeter than some regular (I)IPAís , other than that iím deffinitly a fan and to date itís the best iíve tasted from brewdog , but then again mikkeller is involved hehe ;-)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Heathen (1500) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - JUN 16, 2011
THOUGHTS: Very well balanced. Hid alcohol very well, too. Nothing all that unique. Just a well-made DIPA. TECHNICAL: Bottle. Poured a cloudy, medium to dark, brownish amber with reddish orange highlights and an average-sized head that was tan with a slight greenish hint. The head mostly diminished, but left excellent lacing. The aroma had moderate to heavy caramel; heavy to almost harsh pine and resin hops; and alcohol. The initial flavor was moderate to rather sweet and rather bitter; while the finish was rather sweet and somewhat to moderately bitter with a little longer than average duration. There was caramel, citrus hops, pine and resinous hops; brown sugar, grapefruit rind and alcohol. The medium to full body was very oily and then dry with fairly fizzy carbonation and a lightly astringent and lightly alcoholic finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Terminus (3409) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUN 13, 2011
Tap-hazy amber with a small sudsy white head-very lumpy looking. nose of aged pine needles, reson, dark malts (carmel) -smells a bit aged and oxidized. however, knowing the 2 breweries, thats maybe what they were going for with this brew. A IIPA? tastes more like a barleywine-big musty/resinous hops (think aged bigfoot). carmel, toffee and aged resnous hops. as it warmed, there was a hint of sourness in the mid of the sip. lots of woody hops on the finish with a lingering tingle on the toungue. decent but cool that i got to try yet another beer from this brewery (or 2 for that matter)

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Benzai (11364) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUN 13, 2011
Really nice smell immediately upon opening. Taste very good as well, very hoppy; just how I like it.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KyotoLefty (8141) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JUN 10, 2011
Bottle at Q-Brick. Big earthy hops, caramel malt and dark chocolate aroma. Cloudy amber-brown color with lace. Huge hop flavor: grass, hay, lots of pine and a bit of citrus. Very nice. Great balance and complex tasting hops.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 « 59 60 61  62  63 64 65 » 101

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50