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Gale Force India Style Pale Ale - Scuttlebutt Brewing Company

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Gale Force India Style Pale AleGale Force India Style Pale Ale

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180 Ratings
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Ratings: 180
Reviews: 88
rAvg: 3.54
pDev: 13.28%
Wants: 6
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Scuttlebutt Brewing Company visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  5.25% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: jreitman on 08-03-2002

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Hops: Columbus, Goldings, and Cascades
96 IBU's
5.6 ABV
Appearance is not so great. Aggressive pour yields about a half finger of soapy head. Fair lacing though. Smell is mild dank grain husk. Taste is where it picks up a bit. Bitter hop forward taste with a touch of bready malts. Here is a bitter hop lover's dream. A 5.25% abv with 96IBUs. Not sure I believe those numbers as the website lists the abv as 5.6%. The mouthfeel is light to medium and the carbonation is just barely enough. Finish is long bitter finsih but somehow refreshing as well. A search for bottle date was found on the bottom of the bottle. A Julian date. 275 14. So it was about 4 months old.
That helps explain why the head was so small but the lacing was alright. I will try to find a fresher version next time. Watch out for the yeast layer on the bottom of the bottle if you don't want a cloudy pour.

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Gale Force India Style Pale Ale from Scuttlebutt Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 180 ratings.