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Old 03-05-2008, 01:06 AM   #11
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for anyone that likes strong abv beers and strong hops. Just bite the bullet and spend the money on a bottle of 120min...I love the damn thing. it will put you down. I believe its 21%abv...and you feel it. one bottle is good to split with a friend thats not a lightweight

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Old 03-05-2008, 01:38 AM   #12
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It's all be covered before but I tend to like the 60 over the 90 and the 120...YMMV

Vinny has it right, Enjoy your IPAs fresh and hopolicious:

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Old 03-05-2008, 01:53 AM   #13
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I saw the 120Min at Whole *Paycheck* Foods and they wanted $10 for a 12oz bottle sorry but thats drawing the line for me. I guess I wont ever have that beer if that price is indicative of what they average price is for them.
Thats about the norm for a 12 oz bottle of 120. I was up in new york and i found this very ghetto beer store but they had a ton of great beer. I found a CASE of 120. Well, i thought it was a case until i opened it, it was acutally a bunch of Shelter Pale Ales in a 120 case. Anyway, i found about 6 120s and they were about $9 a piece. At the gourmet beer store down here in VA, they got 3 cases of 120 in and each bottle was about $10. Dont feel ripped off for paying $10, thats about the average price. And if you see a bottle and have never had it, i recommend buying it. The gourmet beer store that i mentioned above sold out in about 4 hours.
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Old 03-05-2008, 03:22 PM   #14
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I have about a half a case of 90min in my basement thats over a year old. I don't like it nearly as much as the fresh stuff. Hops are really mellow, and thats the main reason I enjoy the beer.

I did just brew up 5gal of a 90min clone. I can't wait till I keg it!!!

Ohh, and it's worth the $8-10 for a 120.....just once at least. And the World Wide Stout is the same price, and deff worth it. I've got a few in the basement from 2003. I can't freakin wait to drink em, but I'm waiting for a special occasion.

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Old 03-05-2008, 07:37 PM   #15
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hmmm
I have a great beermonger so it's easy to get my hands on this stuff. With that said, I have IPAs I'll drink before I have a 90 minute. Oh and just so we're all clear, I wouldn't turn one down if offered...

1 case 90 minute + 1 case India Brown Ale = Something similar to Burton Baton

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Old 03-05-2008, 07:40 PM   #16
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I love ridiculous IPA's.

Me too lol!

Dig the 60, love the 90, can't wait to try a 120.
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Old 03-05-2008, 10:39 PM   #17
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If you like hops try this one out.

This beer is very hoppy, however it is brialliantly balanced with malt, and I don't think it tastes "hoppy" at all. I've had IPAs with much lower IBUs that tasted much hoppier then the 90 min did. So I would say if you like delicious, well balanced beers then try this one out. The same goes for the 120 min. I just enjoyed one of those on Sunday night, and incredible does not even begin to describe it. The balance and incredible taste almost completely mask the fact that it is a 20% alcohol beer. I've got another one that I bought a few weeks ago that I will probably age for a year and see how it tastes.
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I've had both the 60 minute and the 120 minute. The 120 minute is too much in my opinion, it's just too much alcohol. My friends and I split a bottle 4 ways and 3 oz was plenty for me. At $10/bottle it's pretty costly too.

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BTW...tried the Dogfishhead Fort on tap this past weekend at 3Floyds Brewpub.
That was like 18% and pretty interesting. A bit overbearing, but enjoyable to try and share.

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BTW...tried the Dogfishhead Fort on tap this past weekend at 3Floyds Brewpub.
That was like 18% and pretty interesting. A bit overbearing, but enjoyable to try and share.
SWMBO and I split a big bottle of their Fort one time at a pub without realizing the ABV (she liked the label)...we ended up having to wait quite a while before we could drive anywhere as we'd already had a couple of beers. The owner of the pub came over and said with a grin: "I see you're drinking the Dogfish Head Fort - did you know it's the strongest fruit beer made in the USA?" I squinted at the bottle and said "Holey crap, that's why it's kicking my ass" or somesuch witty comment...

Regarding their IPAs, I love the 60. The 90 in moderation is a treat too but the 120 tastes like hopped orange juice concentrate to me...bleahghh!
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