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Stone Go To IPA - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
89
very good

1,848 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,848
Reviews: 262
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.83%
Wants: 34
Gots: 197 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: dwagner003 on 02-03-2014)
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Having never tried a session IPA, I don't really know what to expect, though I like the idea behind the style.

It pours a lighter color than I expect from an IPA, and has plenty of foamy head. Smells strongly of hops, and kind of dank and funky actually.
Really light on the mouthfeel and finishes extremely clean. Plenty of hop flavor in the middle, but otherwise a little thin and nondescript. That said, this isn't a scathing criticism. I'm most used to full-fledged higher alcohol offerings, and I'm not even sure if it is valid comparing the two. This would certainly be the thing for a hot day when one would choose not to get too bogged down in alcohol and heavy, assertive flavor.
Pretty damn good overall, but not my favorite. Will try more in the style and rethink.

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Stone Go To IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 1,848 ratings.