1. Don't miss our 7th annual American Craft Beer Fest featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers this May 30 & 31 in Boston, MA! Buy your tickets now!
  2. BeerAdvocate on your phone?! True story. Try the beta now.

India Pelican Ale - Pelican Pub & Brewery

India Pelican AleIndia Pelican Ale

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
91
outstanding

265 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 265
Reviews: 179
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 12.41%


Brewed by:
Pelican Pub & Brewery visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

17 degrees Plato
Alcohol: 7.5% by volume
Bitterness: 85 IBU
Color: 15 lovibond

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-10-2002)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 265 | Reviews: 179 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by ArrogantBastage:
Photo of ArrogantBastage
ArrogantBastage

Maryland

4.43/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

22 ounce bottle poured into a glass

A: Thin white head which dissipated pretty fast. Some lacing but pretty minimal. Deep rich amber in color and very clear.

S: Lots of citrus up front in the nose. Some mild sweetness present.

T: Hops lead the assault on the senses in this beer. Very mild sweetness present in the middle with the finish having a lot of hops present. Hops linger long after the finish.

M: Light bodied beer given the deep amber color. Excellent carbonation level as well.

D: Easy drinking beer. Really could have multiple in a session.

Serving type: bottle

12-12-2010 20:14:49 | More by ArrogantBastage
More User Reviews:
Photo of meatyard
meatyard

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

09-25-2013 01:04:15 | More by meatyard
Photo of Smurf2055
Smurf2055

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

07-20-2013 17:18:59 | More by Smurf2055
Photo of pathman
pathman

Ohio

4/5  rDev -2.7%

07-16-2013 02:09:29 | More by pathman
Photo of hansgruber
hansgruber

Indiana

4/5  rDev -2.7%

07-11-2013 18:03:44 | More by hansgruber
Photo of HarmonMW
HarmonMW

Missouri

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

06-04-2013 02:53:21 | More by HarmonMW
Photo of InspectorBob
InspectorBob

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -2.7%

05-20-2013 19:41:36 | More by InspectorBob
Photo of Satan70
Satan70

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -2.7%

05-13-2013 13:28:42 | More by Satan70
Photo of GeePee
GeePee

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

04-20-2013 01:55:28 | More by GeePee
Photo of Axnjxn
Axnjxn

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

04-03-2013 23:44:17 | More by Axnjxn
Photo of BillyLrsn
BillyLrsn

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

02-11-2013 19:20:51 | More by BillyLrsn
Photo of Kelp
Kelp

New Hampshire

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

02-01-2013 07:20:43 | More by Kelp
Photo of adaham
adaham

Montana

4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

02-01-2013 06:35:06 | More by adaham
Photo of drewone
drewone

California

4/5  rDev -2.7%

01-21-2013 01:15:33 | More by drewone
Photo of n2185
n2185

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

01-20-2013 04:55:34 | More by n2185
Photo of Hawksfan79
Hawksfan79

Washington

3.94/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Glass: Nonic pint glass

Appearance: a clear dark yellow with a large rocky white lasting head.

Aroma: a citrusy hop aroma.

Taste: was light sweetness at first with orange citrus notes and the finish was a moderate to heavy hops bitterness.

Mouthfeel: comes into the mouth light and thin and almost seems to thicken while it sits on the tongue. carbonation was pretty average.

A good IPA, I really enjoyed the flavor and mouth feel, although I felt the aroma was lacking.

Serving type: bottle

01-16-2013 00:16:04 | More by Hawksfan79
Photo of ScaryEd
ScaryEd

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev -2.7%

01-09-2013 03:33:19 | More by ScaryEd
Photo of caseyscarb
caseyscarb


4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

01-05-2013 08:09:53 | More by caseyscarb
Photo of tiwee23
tiwee23


4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

01-03-2013 00:00:48 | More by tiwee23
Photo of AleVana
AleVana

Oregon

4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

12-23-2012 00:36:16 | More by AleVana
Photo of Happyhopper
Happyhopper

New York

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

12-22-2012 23:45:49 | More by Happyhopper
Photo of adkieffer
adkieffer

Washington

4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

12-17-2012 23:40:06 | More by adkieffer
Photo of BradMacMullin
BradMacMullin

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

12-13-2012 01:22:55 | More by BradMacMullin
Photo of danieelol
danieelol

Australia

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

12-11-2012 08:42:10 | More by danieelol
Photo of philbertk
philbertk

Washington

4.18/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

7.50% ABV--85 IBU’s. (4.25 / 5.0) Lacy white head. Clear bright gold color. Rich floral hop front. Spicy earthy dry sweet crisp mild caramel big grapefruit ester body. Hot hop spice earthy crisp citrus bitter clean end. Sharp hoppy brew. Bottle Conditioned?

Serving type: bottle

12-08-2012 21:28:57 | More by philbertk
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
India Pelican Ale from Pelican Pub & Brewery
91 out of 100 based on 265 ratings.