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RATINGS: 180   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
As the story goes, I was redesigning our IPA to be bigger and better. As it came together, it started to take on a life of its own. After much deliberation and several pints of our new creation, we decided to name him after the master of the macabre, Edgar Allen Poe, as a tribute to his aptly named short story "Hop Frog". As Edgar fermented and spewed his almost abusive hop aroma throughout the pub, his legend and our thirst grew until finally one day, he was released into the world. We hope Edgar amuses you as much as he has us but stay on his good side, because, much like the story, this Hop Frog bites back!

Wakie's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Wakie (612) - Centreville, Virginia, USA - SEP 24, 2007
The words are TOO DARN HOPPY! Wow, and not in a pleasant and enjoyable way either. This was tear your head off and laugh at you beer. Not to my liking at all.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
can8ianben (1423) - State College, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 2, 2015
Jeez louise, this was a solid IPA. So refreshing after a long day of bike riding. Delicious. Iíd order it again in a heartbeat.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tia (1433) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - AUG 27, 2015
Tap from source. Hazy straw with dissipating head. Smells nice a well balanced blend of pine, peach, and dank. Flavor is a little heavy and dank.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HoppyScallywag (177) - Butler, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 14, 2015
Heavy citrus scent. Initial taste is very floral. Can't really describe the separate flavored but it calms quick on the palate and is pretty enjoyable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
cheap (4755) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 10, 2015
Tap bocktown. Slight aroma of BO. Clear pale. Bitter ipa from the start. It impacts like a roto tiller across yer taste buds, ruins you for the night. Difficult bitter medicine. Perhaps a little viscous. This stuff is quite smooth on the up take then it kicks you in the jaw, wew. What else can be said, terribly on style. I donít care for it but youíll like it if yer into IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
JoshGray1491 (27) - - MAY 15, 2015
Not very well balanced but nice enough. It certainly bites back but still undecided if thatís in a good way or not.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jackl (6112) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Keg @ Bullfrog. Hazy gold with a small head. Nose of lemon and croissants. Apricots. Taste is pretty dry. Quite dank. Underarm. Tropical undergrowth. Lemon peel. Light body, chalky. Soft carb.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
deyholla (8904) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 27, 2015
Growler thanks to Brian! Pours a a clear orangish amber with a white head that dissipates slowly to the edges and laces. Aroma has a combination of grass and sweet virus with a bread backbone. Flavor has lots of sweet citrus backed by earthy grains and a bit of bread.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (11116) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - MAR 4, 2015
New England Bucket List Trip #207. Keg at the brewpub. Pours a hazy orange with a medium sized creamy tan head. Good head retention. Aroma of tropical, citrus hops and toffee malt. The taste is toffee malt, piney, earthy, citrus hops and some green olive notes. Medium bodied, mild lingering bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MadRobin (2504) - Silver Spring, USA - JAN 25, 2015
On tap sampler at Bullfrog Brewery in Williamsport, PA. Slightly hazy gold with an off-white head and very good lacing. Aroma of grapefruit, tropical fruit, lemon, pineapple, orange and caramel. Taste of grapefruit, tropical fruit, floral hops, resin and caramel. Medium body and medium carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kabonski (39) - - NOV 30, 2014
First off...Great Beer! Had this in the brewery and it's cool place. This beer is full of fruity hoppy flavor and aromas. It's a winner.

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