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Stone Ruination IPA - Stone Brewing Co.

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Stone Ruination IPAStone Ruination IPA

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

8,840 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 8,840
Reviews: 2,945
rAvg: 4.31
pDev: 9.98%
Wants: 266
Gots: 752 | FT: 10
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 06-12-2002)
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Drinkerofales

California

4.28/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a golden honey color, clear, with a huge fluffy white head. The bubbles stick to the glass from beginning to end.

Smells strong of fresh hops, pine, grassiness, tangerine.

Tastes as good as it smells, very bright and punchy, bitter upfront, mellowing in the middle and nicely balancened bitter aftertaste.

Feels silky and resinous. A little viscosity makes this a great texture. Great feel of booze and dryness on the finish.

Overall I think this is a great beer. Great hops done right, another winner from Stone. This was one of the first great IPA's I tasted, which started me on the search of more IPA.

Serving type: bottle

12-12-2011 04:53:57 | More by Drinkerofales
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Stone Ruination IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 8,840 ratings.