RateBeer
Iron Hill Full Nelson
     click to upload


 No Score 

Requires
more ratings

Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 9   MEAN: 3.94/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   IBU: 43   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Single Hopped American IPA. Hopped with 100% Nelson Sauving hops from New Zealand for a fruity, almost grapey aroma and flavor and firm balancing bitterness.


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pineypower (2516) - Pine Barrens, New Jersey, USA - JUN 12, 2014
Growler, huge thanks to Jill and Matt for grabbing it. Pours out a nice dark copper color with a two finger off white head. Aroma is of some nice fruity, lightly floral grapey hops, sweet fruits, toffee and some light grainy notes. Taste is complex, nice hop profile, fruity bitterness, floral notes, white grape and some light sweet/doughy malts for balance.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pilgrimoutlaw (775) - Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 3, 2014
On tap at Phoenixville pub. Pours copper with thick white head. Citrus, melon, bubblegum, basement. Moderately bitter and sweet. Medium, creamy body. Very drinkable.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Phillies08Champs (694) - Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 24, 2013
Draft at Phoenixville. Pours golden yellow with nice head that leaves sticky lacing. the nose is nints of white grapes, lime and unmalted barley. first sip is similar with a nice hoppy spicyness that lingers in the finish. very nice beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jesterdeal (1887) - Marlton, New Jersey, USA - APR 19, 2013
Aroma of grapefruit juice, Orange zest and slight gewurtz wine. Pours amber with a nice head. Taste is sweet and hoppy with grapefruit zest and juicy citrus. Delicious!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
EithCubes (4944) - New Jersey, USA - APR 15, 2013
Tap at Maple Shade. Golden with a light white head. Nose is classic Nelson. Taste full of oils and resins, good alcohol heft and they all go well with the grapey hops. Fizzy crisp medium body, very oily, man! Nice. Alcohol teeters on the brink.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hellbilly (3249) - scottsdale über alles, Arizona, USA - JUN 13, 2012
on tap in lancaster 6/10/12. probably the best beer they had on tap... caramel-y amber color with an ow head. aroma and flavor are on the sweet side but fairly tasty...white grape, (almost) grapefruit, earthy spiciness and caramel-y maltiness. a bit too full/rich/sweet but otherwise aight...7/3/7/3/15

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
obxdude10 (2043) - Limerick, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 11, 2012
Awesome IPA on draft at Phoenixville! The beer poured a light amber color with a very generous off-white head. The head left some amazing lacing around the sides of the glass. The nose was a little fruity, with some citrus, hops, grapes and earthy bread. The flavors were very dry, spicy and hoppy, but balanced well with some caramel malt and light bready flavors. The finish was clean, dry and hoppy.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
DocLock (7876) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 6, 2012
Draft at IH Phoenixville in a sample followed up by two mugs. The pour was hazy dark straw with off-white head. Nose was that astringent, Heavy-IBU, fruity vinous fruity Sauvin nose, with caramel malt. Tastes very smooth (this was on cask), velvety, with great fruity and Sauvin bitterness, spare malt, and a fruity bitter finish. This one was outstanding.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
keepersj12 (2694) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - APR 22, 2012
A great flavor to this beer, a little disappointed with the aroma. Pours a clear amber with a small head. The aroma is subdued. I was hoping for a more from the hops. What was there was malty with a hint of fruit. The flavor was really nice with the fruity character of the hops coming through. A very nice balance and a nice dry finish.


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 »





Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50