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Portland Brewing IPA - Portland Brewing Company

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Portland Brewing IPAPortland Brewing IPA

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BA SCORE
75
okay

58 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 58
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 3.2
pDev: 15.94%
Wants: 0
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Portland Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: vkv822 on 04-25-2013)
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look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.75

Dark orangey amber color in the wine tumbler. Plenty of foam that lasts well. Quite attractive and the mouthfeel is spritzy and full. Not much of an aroma for a hoppy beer.

Some hints of malty sweetness, but briefly. This is the classic bitter IPA. This has the bitter, burnt biscuit taste. It even has that baking powder astringency. A nutty sweet flavor almost saves it, but then the hop machine rolls over everything. Some modest aromatic notes, but mostly it's just bitter.

After half a glass this seems harsh and penitential. From the 22 oz bottle purchased at Pioneer Market in La Conner.

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Portland Brewing IPA from Portland Brewing Company
75 out of 100 based on 58 ratings.