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RATINGS: 142   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 87   EST. CALORIES: 279   ABV: 9.3%
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Hop God is a beautiful golden crossbreed of a Belgian Tripel and a West Coast IPA. Combining the best attributes of each style in a remarkable way, this beer explodes with spiciness, tropical fruit, and an intense citrus bitterness that will leave you begging for more! Hopped with Warrior, Chinook, Centential, and Cascade hops.

2012 North American Beer Awards Bronze Medal Hybrid Style Beer
2011 Los Angeles International Commercial Beer Competition Bronze Medal Belgian Style Strong Specialty Beer
2010 World Beer Cup Bronze Medal American-Belgo Style Ale
2012 Los Angeles International Commercial Beer Competition Silver Medal American-Belgo Style Ale


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bigrond (1459) - factoryville, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 26, 2012
This is a BIG beer. Very heavy, doesn’t drink as well as it could. But hop character is very good. This is my first offering from this brewer and I like it. I’ll keep my eye out for these guys.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jeff789 (1406) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 20, 2011
Pours a hazy golden with a small white head... loads of citrus aroma, big aroma with big notes of belgian yeasts... Flavorful, dominated by belgian yeasts,with notes of citrus hops... Very dry finish... Full bodied, lively, creamy, a little spicy... Hops are very american...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
coolpop (1395) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JUL 27, 2012
Bomber. Poured deep gold with a medium-sized, fizzy white head. Aroma and flavor struck me as more Belgian tripel than IPA. I got the grapefruit hops, but there was more spiciness, fruit, and dankness. Tasty though; enjoyed it.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wxman (1387) - O’Fallon, Illinois, USA - JAN 27, 2014
Pours a hazy orange/gold with a decent small bead white head. Banana and clove aroma. Taste is sweet pale malt, banana, clove and a hop bitterness that is not overdone. This is a real IIPA/Tripel combo!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
angrypirate06 (1387) - Texas, USA - SEP 28, 2009
Growler thanks to bu11zeye. Orange pour with a small quickly receding white head, albeit great lacing. Aroma is soap, bitter, floral. Flavor was bitter hops and some fruit. Great carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kassner (1338) - Wexford, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 20, 2011
On tap at Mad Mex and the better of the two Triple IPA’s on tap by a clear margin. Dark honey color, nice head, also well balanced so that both the hops and the belgian yeast compliment each other, and plenty of content. the alcohol is dangerously not obvious.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dfonorow (1329) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 22, 2011
On tap at RnH. Pours dark yellow/brown with a medium sized bubbly white head. Aroma is almost exactly like a trippel - bread, toast, citrus, pine needles. Flavor is nice and bold with notes of oranges, brown sugar, cloves, grass. Medium bodied and good carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dwaggs2 (1297) - Jefferson City, Missouri, USA - AUG 7, 2012
Sample from beerfest. Poured a hazy yellow color with a fizzy off white head. Aroma was citrus, lemon zest and pines. Flavor was pledge, lemon and alcohol. Medium body. Grassy medium body. Kind of balanced beer. Finished a little spicy and hoppy. Decent beer.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beernbourbon (1284) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - MAR 11, 2012
On tap. Pour is a great-looking cloudy golden yellow witty a smallish white head. Aroma is banana, fruit, mango hop, grapefruit hop, and faint spice. I did not know what style this was but I was guessing a hopped up wheat ale. That’s what it reminded me of. Also some notes of bubblegum. Very acrid as it warmed though. Make sure to drink it cold to avoid light notes of urine. That being said, I really enjoyed it while it was cold. Potent. One was plenty.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MaBeer1972 (1262) - Taunton, Massachusetts, USA - APR 26, 2014
On tap at Doherty’s. Served in a tulip glass. Deep honey color. Aroma of floral and spice. Flavor is deep and sweet slightly fruity at first, with plenty of rounded bitterness on the backside. Spruce and honey notes on the finish. Complex and interesting. Very Nice.


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