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India Pale Ale - Goose Island Beer Co.

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India Pale AleIndia Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

3,165 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 3,165
Reviews: 1,058
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 11.17%
Wants: 59
Gots: 184 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Bourbon color, grapefruit aroma, fruity hop flavor, dry body.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-01-2002)
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FishGetter

Massachusetts

4.43/5  rDev +17.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Bottled 4-1-10
Welcome Goose Island to Massachusetts. Heard alot of good things hope it doesn't disappoint. This filtered brew pours a clear golden yellow color. Thin white head lingers around with a steady stream of carbination.
Pleasant light citrus floral hop aromas. Some spicyness can be detected. Sweet malts peak out behind mostly hop nose.
Citrus/ piney hop flavors titalate the taste buds. Freshness really pops the hop profile. A quick shot of sweet malt is overrun by spicyness from hops. Everthing one would expect from a quality crafted IPA.
Mouthfeel is refreshing with a somewhat light feeling to it. Great on those hot summer days.
The Goose did not disapoint! Great fresh offering. Nothing too flashy, but doesn't advertise as such. Great offering to have on hand.

Serving type: bottle

05-18-2010 00:19:32 | More by FishGetter
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India Pale Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
85 out of 100 based on 3,165 ratings.