overall
97
91
style
Brewed by Moor
Style: Imperial IPA
Bristol, England
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
available

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 187   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Occasional.
Also available bottled at 9.5% abv.
This is one big beer. Forget the ABV, which is just a by-product of the passion. James and Josh from the Queen’s Arms, Corton Denham, and I (hence JJJ) have a shared passion for great beers and were lamenting the lack of true IPAs in the UK. So we decided to brew our own version of heaven. Double IPA was just not good enough - we needed a triple IPA. Triple the gravity, triple the colour, and more than triple the hops. With nearly 700 kg of malt and over 11.5 kg of hops this beer is big in every sense. In fact, it was so big and hoppy that it broke our pump! Deep copper in colour, over the top in aroma and flavour, but somehow still remaining (somewhat) balanced, this beer is not for the faint of heart. And if you don’t like hops, don’t even think about it. But if you do, dare we say this may be the best beer you’ll ever taste.

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5


4.1
CraftBeerNick (2730) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 20, 2017
#1000 England Rating. Can at home, 20th October 17. Been after this one since I missed the release last year. Pours dark Amber orange and murky. Aroma is orange, caramel and pine sap. Taste is citrus pith, bitter orange marmalade, a bitter piney linger. Hop profile maybe more English than some dipa, but works well. Enjoyable.

3.7
GhostS (488) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - OCT 17, 2017
Aromă moderată, cu mult malț, hamei ierbos și drojdii, citrice, ceva fructe necoapte, cereale măcinate. Gust mediu spre puternic amar de hamei ierbos și puțin pelin, citrice verzi și fructe necoapte, mult malț, ceva dulceață spre final, dar brusc ”ascunsă” de un postgust amar/de pelin. Foarte bună, dar și bine amară.

4.1
jamestulloch (4270) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 16, 2017
Can from The Beerhive. Murky amber body with a dense off-white head. No visible carbonation. Good lacing. Aroma of caramel, Jaffa Cake, tea and marmalade. Flavour of blood orange, honey and papaya. Medium body with a creamy mouthfeel. Soft fizz. A lovely DIPA that verges into Barley Wine territory. One of my favourite Moor beers to date.

4.1
victorbeer1 (6) - Birmingham, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2017 does not count
Lovely Rich amber colour. Great carbonation and head/ lacing. Herb, spice and subtle fruit hop malt aroma. Body full with spice and malt flavour. Smooth Finish, solid

3.8
Mortlach (2490) - Rome, ITALY - APR 17, 2017
On tap @Buskers Pub (Rome). Pesca giallona, opalescente, schiuma leggera. Al naso sentori di malto, frutta gialla, mango, melone, resina. In bocca ha una base di malto importante con amaro finale deciso. Corpo pieno, carbonazione medio-leggera. Birra sui generis, una sorta di american barley wine. Molto buona!

4
LazyPyro (1479) - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2017
330ml can. Pours a deep amber/copper colour with a medium off-white head with good retention and lacing. Aroma: pine, citrus fruits, grapefruit, tropical fruit, orange. Taste: lots of fruity hops, citrus, tropical, orange, grapefruit, sweet malt, caramel. Pretty bitter but pleasant, touch of alcohol but overall it’s fairly well hidden, medium bodied, fairly well balanced. A very drinkable DIPA. I’m sure this would have been one of the best beers ever when it was first brewed 9 years ago, still holds up well today.

3.6
fletchfighters (1553) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 28, 2017
330ML Can Not copper color but a lighter shade of orange amber. Off white head. Rocky but very good retention for the AVB. Big strips of lacing on the sides of the glass. Very muted nose. Soft pine and citrus, soft caramel backbone. Faint bubblegum lollypop nose. Taste is very candied. Candied, sweet malt, Notes of watermelon bubblegum, candied citrus. Some soft bitterness that does grow. Some resin and oil but to be the profile says Imperial pale, not IIPA. Feel says big, bold pale, more about malt than hops, that is OK. Well hidden alcohol and well balanced. solid

4
Samma (174) - Fitzroy, AUSTRALIA - FEB 23, 2017
Canned. Big, big citrus pine nose. Pours golden. Packed full of citrus bitterness but somehow well balanced. The abv is incredibly well hidden.

4
john44 (3331) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 23, 2017
Cask Half Pint at Cask Pub & Kitchen, Pimlico, London in Feb 2011 - Deep Amber in colour. Hazy. Intensely Hoppy; piney resinous hops. Very Fruity; citrus grapefruit, orange and tropical fruit. Malty; biscuity malts, caramel. Great hop/fruit/malt balance. Sweet-bitter citrus hoppy fruity and slightly dry throughout. Liked this a lot. Lovely IIPA! (2011-02-05)

3.4
IlGagario (119) - Modena, ITALY - DEC 29, 2016
On tap. Colore arancio ambrato scuro opalescente con leggera schiuma soapy. Olfatto intenso di luppolo terroso piccante. Aroma completamente dominato dal luppolo, terroso e cupo, marcatamente alcolico con finale di malto scuro crespo e lievito. Gusto amaro pieno e molto secco. Corpo pieno, trama concretamente terrosa con i luppoli quasi in masticazione. Carbonazione molto presente con sensazione di solidificazione. Finale di bocca secco e cremoso. Dopo beva alcolico e maltato cupo. Una IIPA assolutamente concreta e densa nella luppolatura, agli estremi del genere ma tuttavia alquanto godibile e non così forzata.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 19
Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5