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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

3,171 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 3,171
Reviews: 1,058
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 11.17%
Wants: 58
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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mjohn27603

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3.6/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours golden to copper in color. Head fairly quickly dissipates with a thin film of foam left on the top. Aroma is definitely of grapefruit. First sip reveals a strong grapefruit citrusy flavor. Mouthfeel is odd with an almost oily feeling in the first sip. Second sip gives more bitterness than grapefruit. Not much malty balance to this. Further sips reveal a bit more watery mouthfeel. An acceptable version of the IPA not great.

Serving type: bottle

07-25-2005 00:22:19 | More by mjohn27603
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India Pale Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
85 out of 100 based on 3,171 ratings.