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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

3,143 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 3,143
Reviews: 1,058
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 11.17%
Wants: 58
Gots: 175 | 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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Zimbo

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4.05/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

I've been pretty lucky with all the American craft beer IPAs I've tried recently and this one was no different. A nice thick rocky head was maintained by a surging attack of thin beading. Quite distinctive with a juicy slightly sweetish bitterness which gives an almost gingery peppery quality to it. Could easily get goosed on this if I had more. Quality from start to finish. And to think that this is just a middling quality IPA among other a host of other more seemingly better versions.

Serving type: bottle

08-22-2010 21:07:09 | More by Zimbo
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India Pale Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
85 out of 100 based on 3,143 ratings.