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RATINGS: 75   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.77/5   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
Overhead is an American-style Imperial IPA. This beer is loaded with our favorite hops; Amarillo, Columbus, Centennial and Simcoe. Its bittered with a gigantic charge of Columbus and Simcoe early in the kettle that is followed by several rounds of late kettle and whirlpool hops using Amarillo, Centennial and Simoce. In the end, Overhead is brewed with over 5 pounds of hops per barrel which includes two rounds of dry hopping to create a cascade of pine, resin and citrus hop flavors that consume your palate. Although we brew Overhead with the same imported Pilsner and light crystal malts as Head High and ferment it with our house ale strain to produce a dry crisp finish, this blend of different hops creates an entirely new experience all its own.

Style: American Imperial India Pale Ale (IIPA)
Malt: Pilsner, Light Crystal, CaraPils & Wheat
Hops: 5+LBS/BBL
Kettle: Columbus & Simcoe
Whirlpool: Amarillo, Centennial & Simcoe
Dry Hop: Columbus & Simcoe
Yeast: American
OG: 18 Plato
ABV: 8.2%
Color: 6.8
IBUs: 100+

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Scopey (14257) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2017
UPDATED: MAY 19, 2017 Can thanks to Leighton. Shared at L42 hop fatigue tasting. It pours hazy yellow - gold with a medium white head. The aroma is soft, sweet, bready, brioche, mellow green, weedy, straw, pineapple and candy. The taste is crisp, dry, soft, mellow bitterness, weedy, grassy, pine, pineapple, nectarine, light spice and straw with a dry, greenish finish. Medium body and fine, foamy carbonation. Enjoyable stuff. Chuggable stuff, given the style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mR_fr0g (11637) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2017
UPDATED: MAY 22, 2017 Can shared on Level 42 18/05/2017. Huge thanks to Leighton for this one. A hazed golden orange coloured pour with a fine white head. Aroma is nice juicy dank, orange rind, tropical mango, woody. Flavour is composed of bready Base grains, juicy spicy citrus, woody, citrus, grassy hop, lemon, citrus. . Palate is semi sweet, frorhy highish carbonation, semi sticky sweet hop resin. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (18966) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2017
Can split at L42, thanks to LKS, 18/05/17. Hazed golden orange with a decent off white cap. Nose is bitter orange, pine, straw, melon, tropical fruit medley. Taste comprises juicy hop pangs, soft bread, melon, tangerine, citric pith, grapefruit, pine needle. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close with a juicy hop papa. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (20824) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2017
Can shared in London - sourced via trade. Cheers! Pours mostly clear yellow-gold with a creamy, white head. The aroma holds a little dank pine, mango, papaya. Light-medium sweet flavour with moderate piney bitterness, dry pale bread, decent tropical fruits, medium to full bodied with fine carbonation. Lightly resinous on the finish, a little warming, more citrusy hops, mango, tangerine. Quite good overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (44223) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 6, 2017
From tap. Pours murky orange with a small white head. Aroma is peachy and slight citrusy. Bitter, fruity, peachy and slight citrusy. Smooth fruity far finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jrwhitney6 (486) - - MAR 22, 2017
At Pour House on draft. Cloudy yellow - looks more like a wheat beer than IPA. Nose is classic IPA - grapefruit, pine. Taste is heavy citrus, with a very smooth hop bite. Great IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
poisoneddwarf (2495) - Coeur d Alene, Idaho, USA - MAR 19, 2017
16 oz can thanks to Eds FBW contest. Aroma is earthy, cat piss, tropical fruit, citrus, orange creamsicle. Pours cloudy orange with a thick bone white head with great retention. Taste starts out mildly bitter and candy sweet with flavors matching the aroma; a pithy medium high level bitterness lingers on the back end long after the swallow. ABV is hidden well; tastes like a single IPA. Mouthfeel is creamy with tight compact bubbles. Nice beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BRW (2714) - Barcelona, SPAIN - FEB 21, 2017
Can, thanks to miamichael2. Golden-orange colour with white head. Tropical fruits and pine aroma. Sweet, tropical fruits, caramel, pine taste. Medium body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Homer321 (4850) - Melboring, Florida, USA - FEB 3, 2017
Can thanks to dmac! nose is huge in citrus with a light pithy, skinny fruit aroma. light pine. hazy pale orange to gold pout with a small white head. Taste is a citrus bomb. not an explosion but a solid bomb. Solid fruit expression from the hops, light tropical notes along with the citrus. A solid traditionally hopped DIPA without all that mess of caramel and toffee. Gud!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
dagimp (1001) - Philly, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 23, 2017
From a growler purchased at Joe Canals West Deptford. Pours a hazy orange with a few inches of frothy white head. no lacing. Nice orange and peach aroma. Mouthfeel is somewhere between an IPA and a IIPA. Perfect carb. Taste is grapes, mango, peach and orange. Mild bitterness. Fabulous IIPA thats not too overpowering. Just an excellent beer.

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