overall
99
99
style
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

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RATINGS: 85   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.87/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Black Wheat IPA

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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (41350) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 2, 2011
From tap at the brewery. Pours dark brown with a creamy, dense and tan head. Aroma is solid hoppy with a dark roasted malt in addition. Bone dry, breadish and dark roasted malty. Bitter and citrusy finish. Lingering hoppy and dry finish. Nice.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (19178) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 28, 2016
Growler from the brewery. Pours deep brown with a hefty, frothy mocha head. Great snout, with some burnt pine, cocoa and lightly charred brown bread. Medium sweet flavor with notes of silky chocolate, moderate burnt earth, pine, floral hops, orange rind and a little grapefruit. Medium bodied with fine, massaging carbonation. Finishes with burnt sugars, more toast, bittersweet baking cocoa, burnt brown bread, light resinous pine, more floral notes, grassy and rindy citrus bitterness. An excellent CDA from top to bottom.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jtclockwork (15268) - , New Jersey, USA - NOV 9, 2015
Growler - pours black tan head - nose and taste of chocolate, roast, citrus, orange peel and grass - medium body

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mcberko (15000) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 24, 2012
750mL growler, sent from Glouglouburp (thanks Dany!), pours black with a medium beige head. Aroma of lots of roasted malt mixed with citrusy and piney hops, maybe a slight wheat quality, but it smells typical of a black IPA. Flavour is like a wheat version of a black IPA, with roasted malt and citrus hops, overlaid with wheat / hay and some rye somehow without muting the roasty / hoppy notes. Finishes with a rye finish. Wouldnt have thought this concept would be too great, but count on Hill Farmstead to exceed your expectations.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Drake (12447) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 31, 2015
Growler from the brewery, shared at the 22nd Richmond Gathering. Clear dark brown, large creamy tan head, good retention. Aroma of wheat, citrus, pine, roast. The taste is roast, herbal hops, wheat, pine. Medium bodied, well balanced. Nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hopdog (11774) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 13, 2012
On tap at Capones. Brown pour with a small sized off white head. Lacing left on the glass. Aromas of chocolate, lighter roast, and some earthiness. Tastes of the same.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kermis (11590) - Where the wild whales are, NETHERLANDS - OCT 22, 2015
Growler shared. Pours very dark brown with a medium tan head. Aroma of grassy hops, grapefruit, dank hops and light roast notes. Far more forward on the IPA side. Flavour is light moderate sweet and over moderate bitter. Medium bodied with light carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopscotch (10708) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - OCT 1, 2016
Growler... Pours clear and brown with burnt-orange highlights and a small, creamy, off-white head. The aroma is both dank and roasty. Medium-bodied with tickling carbonation. The flavor is roasty and dank with a moderate degree of burnt bitterness. Finishes flat and fairly bland with only a petite ration of lingering bitterness. Whatever. Its a black IPA in a growler. A style I dont like in a vessel thats always questionable beyond five days. Flawlessly brewed as always. Bottle courtesy of ctipping!

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
deyholla (10442) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - FEB 25, 2012
Fliptop shared by Kan. Pours a near clear deep brown with a grayish brown head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has a combination of roast malts, coffee and pine hops. Flavor has a good amount of pine hops that is backed by a bit of roast and dark grains.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DocLock (10081) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 19, 2012
Draft at Capones. Poured dark brown with tan head. Nose was black patent roasty malt, resiny hops, rye. Tasted patent malty, with a big piney and citric hop presence, and some piney roastiness in the finish.


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