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Total Domination IPA - Ninkasi Brewing Company

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Total Domination IPATotal Domination IPA

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BA SCORE
83
good

903 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

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Ratings: 903
Reviews: 306
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 13.66%
Wants: 35
Gots: 79 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Ninkasi Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Ninkasi website:
"6.7% alc./vol. 65 ibus. Always available in 22 oz bottles, and on draft."

(Beer added by: grumpy on 08-23-2006)
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Philousa

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3.55/5  rDev -3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

Clear, straw gold in color, one finger white head. Leaves rings of foam like so many rings in a tree. Buttered cracker malt with a tinge of metallic amber malt with bitter, wild grass hops aroma and a bit of sweet floral presence. Sweet copper bitterness and biscuit with funky honeysuckle flavors make up the malt taste. hop oil bitterness remains, indicating the freshness of the beer. Soapy and acidic mouthfeel. A bit watery with a dry finish.

Although a bit too acidic for me, this is a very solid IPA. There are better out there that are widely available, but I won't ever complain drinking this. The metallic hop oil is detracting a bit much too, but the sweet nectar flavors mostly offset it. I guess this is just a bit off balance to me in mouthfeel, but flavor is definitely where it needs to be.

Serving type: bottle

12-22-2011 04:12:44 | More by Philousa
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Total Domination IPA from Ninkasi Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 903 ratings.