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Dry Dock Hop Abomination IPA

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RATINGS: 94   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Doug Hyndman’s latest and greatest hoppy war hammer of an IPA. Five types of hops, five pounds in the dry hop - there’s a theme here. Chinook, CTZ, Centennial, Galena and Amarillo join forces, devastating your palate with their bitter deliciousness. Pungent. Clean. Unforgiving. Wonderful!


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cwrw42 (43) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 13, 2016
UPDATED: MAY 13, 2016 Can sample. Hard to fully evaluate but a good middle of the road IPA. Quite drinkable and one that I would come back to.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christpuncher (2598) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 18, 2016
not much going on here. smells earthy / hoppy. flavor is thin, some hopps and some sweetness from the malt. had a can pour at home. pours copper with a thin tan head. average beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
coachd (490) - Missouri, USA - DEC 29, 2015
Doesn't smell hoppy but very pleasant with notes of brown sugar and caramel. Sweet taste up front followed by shop bite that grows long after the sip. Overall a very nice beer but there's no way it's 100+ IBU. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
islay (2028) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - DEC 27, 2015
12 oz. can, consumed on 12-23-15. Aroma initially seems pleasant and fresh, but not for long. Citric, hoppy, milky aroma features a tomato scent. Smells like milk slightly past its prime. Pours a clear, effervescent, copper/bronze with a small amount of beige head. Nice color. Produces decent lacing. American IPA hoppiness in the taste. Flavors of grapefruit and light pine. Pleasant but not memorable. A touch of spice in the finish. Smooth and oily in the palate. Medium body. Really pleasant palate effects. Overall, far from special, but it is likable. Approximately average IPA, but that makes it an above average craft beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rosskyle (444) - - DEC 18, 2015
Served on tap at pizza peddler. Clear red golden color with a white head. Hops grapefruit aroma. Medium body. Hops grapefruit bitter flavor. Needs more flavor at the end. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kevinator (1820) - The Colony, Texas, USA - NOV 28, 2015
Really enjoyed this. Great citrus and floral hop aroma. Nice light copper color with some foam. Average weight and feel. Flavors were harsh and strong bitterness with a honey sweetness underneath.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ben4321 (5398) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - NOV 26, 2015
Can from Whole Foods Wine and Liquor in Boulder, 11/26/15. Pours a hazy orange color with a thin head and light lace. Fairly resiny hop aroma. Pine as well. The malts are more subtle, and kind of biscuit and toast in nature. Clean and easy drinking. Medium bodied. Nice, dry close to it. Tasty IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
burg326 (5202) - Florida, USA - OCT 31, 2015
Poured an orange color with aromas of pine, light resin, citrus and some front malt. Flavors are citrus and pine with light citrus decent basic ipa that you can drink everyday.

3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jewinter22 (3) - Colorado, USA - AUG 31, 2015 does not count
The initial aroma was very light for an IPA. The pour appeared flat. I wasn't expecting much. But the flavor was full and bright. The mouthfeel was on the malty side even though it's a hoopy beer and the beer left a pleasant lasting after taste.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
snoworsummer (4301) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - AUG 16, 2015
Can thanks to Joe. Tastes like dry grapefruit hops, resin, lemon, some caramel and bready malt. Medium body and light/medium carbonation. Smells like grapefruit, resin, caramel, and bready malt.


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