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India Pale Ale - Pisgah Brewing Co.

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India Pale AleIndia Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

85 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 85
Reviews: 48
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 10.91%
Wants: 8
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pisgah Brewing Co. visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
51.2 IBU

(Beer added by: wcudwight on 05-09-2006)
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Irish57

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

07-23-2014 01:38:05 | More by Irish57
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DrMindbender

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

07-17-2014 03:35:46 | More by DrMindbender
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seanchai

Virginia

4/5  rDev +3.9%

06-24-2014 08:56:24 | More by seanchai
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hollywood_15063

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

01-29-2014 23:22:24 | More by hollywood_15063
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Rmbr2

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

01-19-2014 23:57:00 | More by Rmbr2
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Agentveba

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

12-17-2013 14:46:16 | More by Agentveba
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LooseMoose1978

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

12-16-2013 20:39:53 | More by LooseMoose1978
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jn84

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +3.9%

10-30-2013 03:36:27 | More by jn84
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dvsbizzyb

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

09-11-2013 06:28:07 | More by dvsbizzyb
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dvmin98

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

08-10-2013 04:28:54 | More by dvmin98
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Cynic-ale

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

07-30-2013 11:36:12 | More by Cynic-ale
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mychalg9

Illinois

4/5  rDev +3.9%

07-29-2013 02:59:39 | More by mychalg9
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BlackBelt5112203

Michigan

4.03/5  rDev +4.7%

12 oz pour into a pint glass on tap at the Pisgah taproom.

L – Medium amber color with a 1-finger cream-colored head. Decent retention with some patches of lacing. Clear with lots of bubbles.

S – Lots of caramel malt and lots of grapefruit-forward hops. Very balanced.

T – Follows the aroma nicely. It starts off sweet with caramel malt and some sweet orange flavors and then progresses to a nicely bitter grapefruit hop finish. Again, very balanced for an IPA.

F – Medium-bodied, good carbonation, a sticky, chewy, and mouth-coating feel, and a bitter and dry finish. Bitter grapefruit hops linger for a nice while.

O – This is a very tasty, very balanced, and very drinkable IPA. I really have nothing else to say about it. It’s just a very solid beer and a great example of a nicely-balanced IPA. Cheers, Pisgah!

07-23-2013 02:44:01 | More by BlackBelt5112203
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WOLFGANG

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

07-22-2013 22:15:29 | More by WOLFGANG
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pathman

Ohio

4/5  rDev +3.9%

07-05-2013 23:57:37 | More by pathman
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ZEB89

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +3.9%

05-05-2013 22:18:29 | More by ZEB89
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Mantooth

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +3.9%

04-08-2013 00:41:54 | More by Mantooth
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GoodOmens1986

Kentucky

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-18-2013 01:44:07 | More by GoodOmens1986
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rvajohn

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

02-03-2013 23:09:13 | More by rvajohn
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Thorpe429

Illinois

3/5  rDev -22.1%

01-17-2013 23:15:45 | More by Thorpe429
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Falcone

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

12-28-2012 00:25:40 | More by Falcone
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SlowWideTurns

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

11-29-2012 17:30:02 | More by SlowWideTurns
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eargle

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +3.9%

11-20-2012 20:24:12 | More by eargle
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plaid75

New York

4.1/5  rDev +6.5%

On draft at the brewery.

Poured a hazy orange hue with a one finger foamy white head. There was very good retention and lacing.

The smell featured a very fresh citric and tea like hop aroma alongside a soft doughiness.

The taste consisted of piney and city's hops atop a slightly grainy pale malt. A touch of sweetness noted as well.

The mouthfeel was toward the softer side of the style.

Overall a very nice IPA. Super fresh sample.

11-10-2012 20:28:20 | More by plaid75
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BeerDawgs

Georgia

3.85/5  rDev 0%

A - A yellow/ golden color with low clarity. 1 finger of sticky head and just a touch of sticky lace on the glass

S - Tangerines and grapefruit. Bittnerness. Not as hoppy as most IPA's on the aroma front, but definitely showing some hop love

T - Citrus and orange up front, but packs a bitter kick at the end. Nice malt backbone to balance it out.

M - High carbonation but light bodied.

O - A good IPA for sure, but not the best in Asheville. I rate Pisgah as the best brewery overall in Asheville based on their other beers, such as the Solstice. But a good beer nonetheless

11-03-2012 00:11:57 | More by BeerDawgs
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India Pale Ale from Pisgah Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 85 ratings.