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Brewed by Lervig Aktiebryggeri
Style: Imperial IPA
Stavanger, Norway
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
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RATINGS: 395   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65/5   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Rye IPA er et kobberfarget rikt IPA med en maltaktig ryggrad som matcher den vanvittige mengden humle som er brukt under bryggingen. Dette let har en IBU p +100 og er balansert med masse aromahumle. Rug og havre topper det hele slik at den totalt er en intens og unik opplevelse. Alkoholstyrken er 8,5%

This double IPA is copper colored and bitter, but balanced by the malty flavors. The 20% rye malt gives this beer a nice bite which helps bring the massive hops together.
Malts: pale malt, caramel malts, rye malt, oats. Hops: Simcoe, Chinook, Amarillo. Aroma: piney, resinous hops, with notes of fresh fruit, spice and caramel malt. Food pairings: salty and fried foods, grilled red meat and Indian curry.

Editors note: First served on tap at 7.7% ABV.

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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
liinis (1769) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 22, 2013
Excellent beer. Lots of great hops and great malt character with sweetness balancing the strong bitter hopping. Pretty looks. Very good.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
TyggaBrown (430) - NORWAY - APR 5, 2013
Really enjoyed this one. Kind of oily texture, much more complex and heavy bitterness than the galaxy ipa. The aftertaste stings with alcohol, and it smells and tastes more of grain and bread.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
FatPhil (15554) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAR 29, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 13, 2015 330ml bottle (Kaisla, Helsinki) (5:3:5:3:10=2.6)
Smells of crystal malt-like mashiness, a bit stodgy. Cloudy orange. Swimming pool taste, and mashy malts. Grassy hops. Finish is grassy too. Basically a bit messy. The bloody barmaid swirled abd poured all the yeast into the glass, perhaps that spoilt the taste. The thing is, I dont want to have it again to test that hypothesis. Definitely messy, and soapy later. Gets better when you get used to the mess, but still not good. Shame, I like rye.
Rerate: Keg (Speakeasy, Tallinn) (6:3:5:3-:11=2.8-)
Acidic palate. Perfumey taste. Harsh. Smells a bit better, just an aggressive grapefruity modern IPA.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dermi (1177) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAR 28, 2013
33 cl, bottled. William K, Kurvi. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma: Malt, rye, grapefruits. Taste: Medium sweet, nice bitterness. Palate: Medium.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
khhoeie (51) - NORWAY - MAR 28, 2013
Support the locals! This one's good. Lervig's American boss apparently knows what he's doing. Good IPA :-) ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Unde (1007) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAR 28, 2013
Nosefeel has citrus fruits, and some sweetness as well. Appearance is hazy yellow with thick head, with nice lacing. Main taste has sweet qualitys, aftertaste brings the bitterness but overall slightly more on the sweet side.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MikeKeller (939) - Kemi, FINLAND - MAR 28, 2013
Original rate date 12.1.2013, 33 cl bottle @ Olutravintola Kukko, Kemi.
A bit hazy, orangeish yellow beer with a foamy head. Sweet aroma has caramel malts, fruits and citrus. Flavour also sweet with malts and fruity hoppiness and some rye too. Quite sweet brew this one.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jookos (6224) - FINLAND - MAR 27, 2013
Bottle. Orange hazy. Excellent maltyness on nose, with piney/citrus/fresh fruity hops. Body is medium, steady, dipa- like. Loads of good malt, caramel, bitter with a nice punch of piney grassy herbal hops. The maltiness is quite thick actually, hard to say what the ryes contribution is. Very nice dipa from a brewery I previously didnt think much of. A bit hot perhaps, otherwise great.

-- bb/h(n9)

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ringsvold (15) - - MAR 23, 2013
Kobberøl med sykt mye humle men velbalansert tross kun 7,5%. Digg, digg, digg ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Marstonlad (849) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAR 23, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 24, 2013 Pours hazy orange with a white head that leaves lacing. Aroma of fresh tropical fruits, citrus and piny hoppiness. Taste is bitter but starts sweet, as DIPAs often do. Fruity, aromatic flavours mix with caramel malts and pine. Palate is nicely round, smooth and full. Rye didnt seem to bring that much into this but hop aroma and taste are very rich. An excellent beer!


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