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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

3,166 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 3,166
Reviews: 1,058
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 11.17%
Wants: 59
Gots: 186 | 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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charlzm

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3.33/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Consumed December 25th, 2013 at some generic eatery in Charlotte Douglas International Airport.

Beer is a clear, light-to-medium golden. Plenty of active carbonation. Creamy, one-finger off-white head that provides excellent lacing.

Aromas of pine and grapefruit.

Not much malt flavor. Just a touch of sweet caramel, mainly at the end. Hops are barely-perceptible and then only as indistinct bitterness. Well, some pine throughout but really, not much flavor at all.

Mouthfeel is decent due to good carbonation. Lively and smooth.

Looks good, smells okay, feels good: shame the flavor is so watered-down.

Serving type: on-tap

02-14-2014 20:50:18 | More by charlzm
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India Pale Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
85 out of 100 based on 3,166 ratings.