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Smuttynose IPA "Finest Kind" - Smuttynose Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
92
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3,705 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,705
Reviews: 1,642
rAvg: 4.1
pDev: 11.95%
Wants: 200
Gots: 227 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Smuttynose Brewing Company visit their website
New Hampshire, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
You could say, then, that Smuttynose IPA is a physical salute to the glory of the American hop grower. The citrusy hop flavor coming from a mixture of Simcoe and Santiams is pleasantly balanced by a smooth bitterness from the Amarillo hops. The beer itself is light bodied and crisp with a golden color that will throw a slight haze, as we bottle it unfiltered. At 75 IBU's, this is definitely not a training-wheels IPA, but is meant for hop lovers looking to satisfy their craving in a way that's not easy to find. We think they’ll be quite pleased.

75 IBU

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 03-12-2004)
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dexterk1

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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

pours from the bottle to the glass with a reddish copper color and good few inches of head.
Odor is floral and citrus. Nice overall aroma!
Taste is nicely balanced with floral and citrus. Mouth feel is smooth and not harsh at all. Combination of taste and mouth feel work very well and make for a great balance.

Serving type: bottle

02-28-2012 23:57:16 | More by dexterk1
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Smuttynose IPA "Finest Kind" from Smuttynose Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 3,705 ratings.