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RATINGS: 473   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
On a beautiful summer night in July while peaceful Danes rocked at Roskilde Festival and sipped wine in their picturesque summer retreats, an apocalyptic tidal surge flooded the famous lbutikken in Copenhagen and drowned thousands of precious beer Hop Flood is a bitter tribute to the heroic bottles that didnt make it.

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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stobbe74 (3789) - - NOV 19, 2012
Sample at Borefts Beer Festival 2012. Pours a clear and dark brown beer with an offwhite head. The aroma is malt, caramel and hops with tropical fruit and citrus. The flavor follows the nose. The palate is bitterness. Overall a good beer.


4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
Maris (1439) - Canberra, AUSTRALIA - FEB 3, 2017
From a 355ml bottle on 4/2/2017. Pours a murk amber with the barest of heads. The nose features some caramel and fruit notes. Taste wise, this is big and assertive, coming across as bigger than 7%. Theres lots of sweet caramel and brown sugar, with a hint of fruit as well, but its defined by huge, assertive, lingering, resiny hops (Hop Flood is indeed an appropriate moniker). Full bodied with average carbonation. Damn this is good stuff. Big, complex, challenging and extremely satisfying. Probably better classified as an American Strong Ale. Another top flighter from Evil Twin.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dervock (1144) - AUSTRALIA - JAN 20, 2017
Bottle- pours dark brown with a tan head. Aroma is malty, flowery with a bit of sugar. Taste is malty with an astringent hop hit which slowly fades to a roast burnt sugar and hop finish.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Korcz (2239) - Warsaw, POLAND - JAN 18, 2017
Backlog, ocena przepisana z untappd, w ramach uzupełniania profilu na ratebeer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ANZUShophunter (384) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JAN 14, 2017
From bottle in Belgian ale glass. Pours an opaque mahogany with a frothy tan head. An earthy malty aroma leading into rich taste broad in both malt and hop profile. A nice lingering bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
likeatrainwreck (529) - Stockport, Cheshire, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2016
Lovely stuff this. Loads of sweet caramel, toffee, biscuity malts... Bit of pine and resin, low bitterness. Dry finish. Lovely.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lowenbrau (3852) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - DEC 25, 2016
12fl oz bottle @Boulevard, Irn. 04-08-2015.
BBD: 030/15?.
In short: malty, fruity ale.
Pours dark amber with nice off white head. Short head retention, some lacing. Short head retention, some lacing. Roasty, malty, caramel, licorice nose. Medium body, average carbonation, crispy texture. Taste is quite bitter, some fruity, caramel. Dry and bitter aftertaste.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
VueltaBirrista (81) - Murcia, SPAIN - DEC 3, 2016
El aroma es complejo, afrutado y con una importante carga de pino. En boca entra muy dulce al principio, con la malta tostadita muy presente. Pero poco a poco se va tornando amarga, hasta que una riada de lpulo te sorprende y es entonces cuando comprendes el por qu de su nombre. El final, amargo y seco, es muy duradero. Una grandsima cerveza.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
biir (1085) - Berlin, - NOV 21, 2016
Bottle - hazy amber color, nice creamy head. Taste is barrique-like: Old red wood, slightly sour, red berries. Quite sweet, toffee. Finish is medium bitter. Its a decent beer but not my style. Wouldnt have it again.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thegreenrooster (4183) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - OCT 15, 2016
Pour is a dark brown with a large white head. Aroma is a sweet malt with a faint whiff of hops. I can tell this is going to be malt heavy. Flavor is a dark malt with some dark fruit like a sunmaid raison. There is no date on the bottle so I dont know how old this is. There is not much hop presence but the malt used has a decent flavor.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
toscanoigor (183) - Belo Horizonte, BRAZIL - SEP 7, 2016
Uma experincia interessantssima essa Hop Flood: uma cerveja complexa, que muda bastante ao longo do tempo. A recomendao beber devagar e sentir essas mudanas (no meu caso, especialmente, ela estava um pouco gelada no comeo, o que ressaltou ainda mais essas diferenas) Cerveja marrom escura. creme bege de mdia durao. O aroma inicial intenso, de lpulo fresco, ctrico, com poucas notas do malte, que vo ficando cada vez mais marcantes, com resduos de caramelado e acar mascavo. O sabor amargo, com forte presena do lpulo, doce do malte, frutas escuras. O amadurecimento revela uma presena de madeira e deixa o frutado cada vez mais em segundo plano, sobrando s o amargor e adstringncia. uma cerveja de corpo mdio pra alto, com sabor marcante e persistente. Complexa, possui baixa drinkabilidade, mas uma cerveja extrema.


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