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India Pelican Ale - Pelican Pub & Brewery

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India Pelican AleIndia Pelican Ale

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

266 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 266
Reviews: 179
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 12.65%
Wants: 44
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
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)
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Reviews by RedBrewer83:
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RedBrewer83

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4.35/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured into pint glass...

A: Pours a golden yellow hue with hints of orange and a huge three finger frothy off white head. Incredibly thick head, great retention and really good lacing!

S: Huge aroma of citrus hop, incredibly fresh smelling and really crisp. Faint malt in the background, but smells well balanced. Not overly complex in the nose but solid.

T: Nice bitter hop flavors of grapefruit, tangerine, and pine resin up front, malt presence comes through in the mid palate with some sweetness and more citrus. The hop bitterness is well balanced and lingers long into the finish, definitely doesn't taste like 7.5%, the abv is very well hidden.

M: Medium light body, with a crisp, dry finish and solid carbonation. Wish it had just a touch more weight on the palate, but very solid.

D: Very drinkable for 7.5%, almost sessionable and very clean for an ipa this big! Definitely revisit this beer in the future!

Serving type: bottle

01-04-2011 02:09:59 | More by RedBrewer83
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India Pelican Ale from Pelican Pub & Brewery
91 out of 100 based on 266 ratings.