Sixpoint Brewery – Global Warmer

Sixpoint Brewery - Global Warmer

Sixpoint BreweryGlobal Warmer

Imperial Red
ABV: 7%
IBU: 70
Best By Date: 4/23/15
Tasting on: 1/3/15
Glass: Craft Pint

Aroma: Complex hop overtones with tangerine and dank notes most prominent. Hops show up in the undertones as well with floral and pine notes coming through with some malt sweetness.  9.5/10

Appearance: Copper with an off-white head. Excellent clarity. 9.5/10

Flavor: Hop bitterness begins the beer with hints of citrus. Malt sweetness shows up in the middle, adding balance, but is overpowered by hop bitterness in the end, where citrus returns with slight soapiness. Toasted malt makes an appearance in the aftertaste while grapefruit hops fade to bitterness. 18/20

Mouthfeel: Medium-light body. Mild carbonation. Bit of alcohol. 8/10

Overall Impression: A bit thin-bodied and sweet at times, but the complex hop profile makes the beer quite enjoyable. 46/50

Final Score: 91%

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