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Otter Creek Imperial India Pale Ale

Otter Creek Imperial India Pale Ale

Rated 3.417 by BeerPals
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Brewed by Otter Creek Brewing Company

Middlebury, VT, United States

Style:  Imperial IPA

11% Alcohol by Volume

135 International Bittering Units

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Malts: 2-row Munich, Carapils, Caramel 60L, Caramel 20L, Wheat. Hops: Bravo, Apollo, Amarillo, Simcoe. 135 IBU

ID: 37182 Last updated 12 years ago Added to database 13 years ago

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Overall Rank5043
Overall Percentile89.9
Style Rank334 of 2099
Style Percentile84.1
Lowest Score3.7
Highest Score3.9
Average Score3.833
Weighted Score3.417
Standard Deviation0.000

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  • BEERGUY101 5022 reviews
    rated 3.9 12 years ago

    Aroma: 8 | Appearance: 7 | Mouthfeel: 8 | Flavor: 8 | Overall: 8

    Sampled on 3/19/2010. This imperial IPA pours a dark orange gold color from a 22oz bottle. Large sized white foamy head, with good retention and nice lacing. The aroma is grapefruity and floral hops and some fruity sweet malts. A medium bodied Imperial IPA. The malts are fruity and sweet. The hops are grapefruity, citrusy, herbal and piney. A fairly hoppy Imperial IPA. Lots of hop bitterness that is balanced by some nice sweet malts are the finish. Good carbonation. Nice balance. Hides the alcohol well. The beer gets a little more orange and malty as it warms. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean and crisp. Aftertaste is bitter.

  • SUDSMCDUFF 3781 reviews
    rated 3.7 12 years ago

    Aroma: 8 | Appearance: 6 | Mouthfeel: 8 | Flavor: 7 | Overall: 8

    brad davis, what a shot! . . batch 247697 . . pours out a gold tan, very acceptable head too . . get the grabber!! . . light spritz on the tongue . . a mighty brew, some heat in the mouth . . beefcake! . . i like the label . . caramel and high pine flavors . . pretty enjoyable. i can't reach the grabber, well get the second grabber then...

  • KINGER 2328 reviews
    rated 3.9 13 years ago

    Aroma: 8 | Appearance: 8 | Mouthfeel: 7 | Flavor: 8 | Overall: 8

    I believe this was originally released back in May of '09, but the hops were still very much in tact and this ended up being a very tasty drink. Citrus hop aroma with an emphasis on oranges and grapefruit. Clean evergreen scent coupled by a good biscuit malt effect. Golden copper pour, big white head and heavy lacing. Full bodied, dry with a great bitterness. At this stage the flavor was crossed between a pale/dry American Barleywine and a big hoppy monster. Hops are still involved after 6 months in the bottle with plenty of spruce and pine and citrus. Pale malt flavor biscuits, toast and caramel. I bet this was amazing fresh, and I also bet this would age very well and transform into a killer barleywine.

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