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2 Pint IPA - Ellersick Brewing Company

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2 Pint IPA
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.28
pDev: 11.59%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Ellersick Brewing Company visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

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(Beer added by: RedDiamond on 02-14-2010)
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RedDiamond

Oregon

3.43/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

The idea behind the name is that you only need two pints of this 9.5% ABV beer and you're ready to go home and sleep it off. Indeed, they'll only serve you two pints and they charge a dollar more for it. It begins with a soft sandy head on a clear copper body. If you made paper out of hops (an intriguing notion) it would probably smell as softly fragrant as this strong ale does.

Most elements of 2 Pint are fairly average. The lace is substantial, but the aroma and taste are fairly dilute and the beer tastes like hop tea. Big, but still routine.

Serving type: on-tap

02-14-2010 05:44:42 | More by RedDiamond
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ccrida

Oregon

2.89/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A similarly generic, stronger version of their IPA. Malty, dry, american hop profile but on the modest side stylistically. There's a smokey phenolic note that I find interesting, but accentuates the thickness.
Mothfeel is very dry, sticky.
Drinkability is ok, not my style of a DIPA, but regionally appropriate. Basically, the further north up I-5, the maltier and mudier the IPA, West coast style. This close to a BC, it mightas well be from Dogfish Head...

Serving type: on-tap

08-29-2013 02:36:35 | More by ccrida
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bumchilly25

British Columbia (Canada)

3/5  rDev -8.5%

05-12-2012 01:51:23 | More by bumchilly25
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barleywinefiend

Washington

3.15/5  rDev -4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A: Poured a darkish amber/orange color with good carbonation and a nice white cap

S: A bit of pine, caramel perhaps pretty tame nose and hard to pull any typical IPA characteristics out of it

T: An average IIPA. At 9.5 I was eaxpecting big hop basket on this but instaed I got a bigger, balanced IIPA with booze and pine. I still felt this beer was closer to 8%ABV versus the 9.5ABV. It did have that staple sordove homebrew taste to it

M: Sordove slick, just enough bitterness, medium to big body

O: Not to shabby

Serving type: on-tap

08-07-2011 21:38:32 | More by barleywinefiend
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NWer

Washington

3.95/5  rDev +20.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Draft pour at the brewery into a pint glass.
Dark amber appearance. Nice head.
This beer is different than any IIPA I have tasted. Can't quite put my finger on it but it is alcoholic, sweet, piney at the same time. Leaves a slightly astringent aftertaste of alcohol that suggests it is close to being a barleywine.
A good beer and I enjoyed it very much.
Waitress mentioned that Ellersick would be canning their beers in the near future and am looking forward to trying them more often.

Serving type: on-tap

08-06-2011 00:21:45 | More by NWer
2 Pint IPA from Ellersick Brewing Company
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