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Hi-Standards IPA - Maui Brewing Co. (Brewpub)

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Hi-Standards IPA
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BA SCORE
85
very good

11 Ratings
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Ratings: 11
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 18.56%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Maui Brewing Co. (Brewpub) visit their website
Hawaii, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: TastyTaste on 06-25-2013)
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SanFranJake

California

4.33/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Enjoyed this yesterday at the brew-pub and today at Paia Flatbread on tap in a 10oz snifter.
This was on their chalkboard as a "Hawaiian style IPA".
Nose was straight up amazing. Very hoppy and delicious. Reminded me a lot of my at the moment favorite Bear Republic DIPA, Apex. Not at big and bold but just as delicious.
Poured with a minimal pinkie of head, which was a nice white finish. Upon first sip, lacing stayed more of less the entire pour.
Flavor was very good. Tons of hops and fruit. I could have drank this all day.
While I had another beer on the table, I had to keep coming back to this. Very good stab at an IPA that does not disappoint.

Serving type: on-tap

03-03-2014 21:44:42 | More by SanFranJake
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RBassSFHOPit2ME

California

4.5/5  rDev +16%

02-20-2014 00:44:36 | More by RBassSFHOPit2ME
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MSL94

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

01-06-2014 15:17:41 | More by MSL94
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distantmantra

Washington

4.5/5  rDev +16%

01-06-2014 03:46:03 | More by distantmantra
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sprucetip

Alaska

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

12-08-2013 02:07:47 | More by sprucetip
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calcnerd

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

11-22-2013 00:38:49 | More by calcnerd
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Adamah_Adonai

Hawaii

4.25/5  rDev +9.5%

08-05-2013 10:02:53 | More by Adamah_Adonai
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domtronzero

California

2.5/5  rDev -35.6%

07-30-2013 01:32:57 | More by domtronzero
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largadeer

California

2.5/5  rDev -35.6%

07-30-2013 01:31:58 | More by largadeer
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UCLABrewN84

California

4.19/5  rDev +8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

On tap at Maui Brewing Company in Lahaina, HI.

Pours a clear orange with a foamy tan head that settles to a film on top of the beer. Foamy rings of lace line the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, citrus fruit, citrus zest, and slight tropical fruit aromas. Taste is much the same with citrus and tropical flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of hop bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a very good beer that is super drinkable with its nice fruity hop presence.

Serving type: on-tap

07-06-2013 06:14:20 | More by UCLABrewN84
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TastyTaste

Minnesota

4.66/5  rDev +20.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

This was the highlight of the beer I was lucky enough to try at the Maui Brewing Co brewpub in Lahaina. It was an excellent example of the style, and was up there with my all time personal favorites in the well-trod American IPA category. I believe the ABV was around 7%, but I was unsure and left it blank. The pour was deep gold, the head sticky and creamy. The smell was sweet and tropical, with well defined resinous pine. The taste was where this beer truly shined, it had a huge hop punch, which was very well balanced with a fruity sweetness. An excellent example of the style, I hope you are lucky enough to try it while you are in paradise!

Serving type: on-tap

06-25-2013 00:45:06 | More by TastyTaste
Hi-Standards IPA from Maui Brewing Co. (Brewpub)
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