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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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packetknife

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3.33/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

I ~think~ this was the beer that introduced me to IPAs years back. Either way, whatever memories I have from back then were supplanted this past week. Orange-reddish pour, light, really bubbly, with a foamy off-white head that stuch around. Strong hops on the nose, biting pine, perhaps a bit too strong but worked in the hot weather. About the same on the tongue but giving way to a slight maltiness toward the finish. Not like the IPAs I enjoy now but a fond memory.

Serving type: bottle

07-24-2005 22:34:01 | More by packetknife
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India Pale Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
85 out of 100 based on 3,166 ratings.