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RATINGS: 185   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Who knows what inspired the ancients to build Stonehenge--or what inspired us to build Hop Henge in its likeness. But build it we did, out of wrapped bales of whole-flower hops out on the brewery lawn. Like the rest of the Bond Street Series, Hop Henge highlights the creativity and curiousity of our brewers. Bolder than its English ancestors, with huge hops and a bitter finish, this IPA is no wallflower.

NOTE: This is the original version. In 2007 it was bumped up to an IIPA. See that entry <a href=http://www.ratebeer.com/beer/deschutes-hop-henge-imperial-ipa/68396/>here.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EcnarM (111) - Shawnee, Kansas, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Pours a light gold with a thin lasting head. Aroma and taste are straight forward for the style. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GJF (1295) - Mount Vernon, Iowa, USA - JAN 11, 2014
On tap at Redís. I had high hopes for it, but itís pretty standard fare. Pours amber, thin white head. Malty backbone, lots of citrus hop. Straightforward IPA.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
co_gaucho (3) - Longmont, Colorado, USA - DEC 30, 2013 does not count
Well done Indian Pale Ale. Would live to know the "experimental" hops. Crisp with noticeable pine and lemon. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
furthur (308) - Eagle River, Alaska, USA - DEC 25, 2013
Slightly pink amber, off white head, fading some. Aromas of spruce, lychee, lemon. Flavors of spruce, lemon, grapefruit, rosemary. Palate is crisp, carbonation fine bubbles, very nice. Bitter finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stevoj (2490) - Boise, Idaho, USA - DEC 14, 2013
Round from PreFunk. Almost perfect IPA. Beautiful fluffy head, meloow piney/citrusy nose, and some puckering tartness, with plenty lingering aftertaste. Truly wonderful.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Voodoo (394) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 28, 2013
Pours a golden with a slight red/orange tinge and healthy white head. Aroma of citrus. Taste is slightly oily, thick mouthfeel.....bready maltiness, citrus and pine notes with mild bitter finish. A well done American IPA, nothing way over the top.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
camborne (656) - Hopkins, Minnesota, USA - JUN 10, 2013
Citrus and pine nose. Taste follows suit with some sweetness. Long smooth bitter finish. Good

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
EtTuCthulhu (1209) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - MAY 8, 2013
This beerís appearance is a slightly hazy golden orange color with a small white head, and the aroma smells like citrus hops and grapefruit. The taste is quite bitter and mildly sweet, which makes for a really pleasant balance, and the palate combines a medium body, soft carbonation, bitter finish, and a sticky texture.

4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
chicowv (470) - Canaan Valley, West Virginia, USA - APR 27, 2013
22 oz bottle: pours bright orange with a light head and good lacing. Aroma is intense fruit with mango, pineapple and tangerine. Sweet with good bitter balance. Complex flavors of citrus, good malt balance, smooth. Hard to believe this is a 10 percent brew. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christpuncher (1573) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 12, 2013
Really strong and flavorful ipa. Has a very fruity and bitter taste. Comes in a nice bomber bottle and has a strong aftertaste. Very good ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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