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Hopraiser West Coast IPA - Howe Sound Inn & Brewing Company

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Hopraiser West Coast IPA
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Ratings: 8
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 8.12%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Howe Sound Inn & Brewing Company visit their website
British Columbia, Canada

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: Rutager on 08-12-2013)
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Reviews by bumchilly25:
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British Columbia (Canada)

4/5  rDev +1.5%

03-05-2014 05:15:50 | More by bumchilly25
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British Columbia (Canada)

3.28/5  rDev -16.8%

On tap at the brewpub.

Honestly, this one was kind of disappointing. I was hoping for a top-notch IPA. It was grassy from the hops, and bitter enough to be an IPA, but there wasn't as much flavour as I'd expect. If anything, there was a bit of honey flavour and aroma - I sort of wondered if maybe I'd gotten the wrong beer by mistake. Mouthfeel was a bit thin, but crisp. Quite murky, and kind of an orange colour.

08-07-2014 05:44:33 | More by souvenirs
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British Columbia (Canada)

3.98/5  rDev +1%

Named for the Squamish Valley Hop Raising Company of 1891-1917.

Appearance. Pours a clear rich gold with over two fingers of off-white head.

Smell. Sweet red and bitter yellow grapefruits, a bit of grainy malt and some floral pine.

Taste. Again, sweet red grapefruits and some bitter yellow grapefruit rinds. Some sweetish malts backing it up and some nice pine and grapefruit rind in the finish.

Mouthfeel. Medium body, Smooth and creamy medium carbonation. Very nice.

Overall. A very nice west coast ipa with some good hoppy bitterness but still nicely balanced. Superb mouthfeel.

08-12-2013 02:35:27 | More by Rutager
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British Columbia (Canada)

4/5  rDev +1.5%

06-29-2014 19:40:52 | More by LampertLand
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British Columbia (Canada)

4/5  rDev +1.5%

10-04-2013 06:23:27 | More by krankyjoe
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British Columbia (Canada)

4/5  rDev +1.5%

04-21-2014 02:56:03 | More by Erik-P
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British Columbia (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +14.2%

10-06-2013 03:35:23 | More by ZachT
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British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

09-07-2013 07:24:29 | More by schopenhauerale
Hopraiser West Coast IPA from Howe Sound Inn & Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 8 ratings.