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RATINGS: 139   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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You’ll be in Utopia after you taste Hoptopia, a monster of an IPA brewed with double Malt, Double Hops with an ABV of 8%. It’s so BIG, it took two Brewers to brew this Big, Bad Double IPA


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ben4321 (5484) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - MAR 20, 2016
Draft at Tied House. Clear gold, white head and lace. Nice pine, grapefruit hop aroma and flavor. Solid sweetness. Well made. Lighter bodied. Good stuff.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Idiosynkrasie (6066) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - MAR 14, 2016
355ml bottle. Slightly cloudy, orangey golden colour with average, thick, frothy to creamy, fairly lasting, minimally lacing, white head. Citrusy and piney, hoppy aroma with a touch of glue, zesty hints of tangerine and grapefruita sugary touch. Taste is bitter and slightly citrusy hoppy, chalky and mineral notes, some lemon, pale malty background with an almond touch, some cardboard; alcoholic finish. Not much hop flavour, quite papery overall. Not worth the transatlantic crossing.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mile (3758) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 24, 2016
Bottle. Golden, hazy, average and mostly diminishing head. Moderate to full malty and caramel sweetish aroma with light bread, light - some tropical fruitiness, some grapefruit/piney hoppyness, light alcohol. Body is medium, malty and sweetish flavor, some caramel and light bread, light -some tropical fruitiness, light - some grapefruit/piney hoppyness, faint alcohol. Finish is average, malty and lightly sweetish - sweetish, light - some caramel and faint bread, light tropical fruitiness, some pineygrapefruit hoppyness, light - some alcohol. Caramel sweetish and bready DIPA - could use more fruitiness and bitterness to balance 8% alcohol. Nothing really special.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
leaparsons (9605) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 22, 2016
Bottle, Brewdog Leicester. Golden brown with an off white head. Bready with brown sugar and tropical fruit. Fairly malty. Interesting aniseed notes with floral pine. Grapefruit with a spicy alcohol finish. Good.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
csaso (2016) - Missouri, USA - DEC 12, 2015
Bottle - fair size foamy head, hazy dark straw color, big citrus, pine and tropical fruit hop aroma and flavor, mild malt backbone, nice juicy hoppy finish, pretty good overall ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichTheVillan (6155) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 15, 2015
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; clear golden amber pour with a frothy off white head, aroma has malt and light citrusy hop, taste has light citrus and pine but mostly sweet malt and caramel, light bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tselloufc88 (318) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 11, 2015
Bottle from Beer Gonzo, Coventry. Aromas of grapefruit, sweet orange. Taste is orange, sweet pineapple, lemon sherbert, some pine, alcoholic burn and bitter finish. Had a lot worse at the rating it’s being given on here!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (16262) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 31, 2015
Bottle split at RBWG ’15 hotel lobby share on the final night, thanks to whomever shared this one, 21/02/15. Orange amber with a moderate off white covering. Nose is caramel malt forward, spice, bitter orange. Taste comprises grapefruit, light pine needle, bread, bitter orange. Medium + body, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Average.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (21227) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2015
27th October 2015
Bright clear gold beer, good white head. Palate is light, semi dry and a mild fine crispness. Light malts, touch of lactose - cream sweetness. Hops are a nice combo of cooling pine, almost minty, hop spice, ripe tropical fruits. Light semi dry finish. Nicely joined up.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mjp12 (1316) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 27, 2015
Not quite right, this is full of hops, and built on quite a big malt build, but the finish is very harsh , and not just hop bitterness,


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