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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

8,856 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 8,856
Reviews: 2,945
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10%
Wants: 266
Gots: 762 | 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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ManekiNeko

Virginia

3.68/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured cold in to a pub glass.

Appearance: Hazy light orange with a cream colored head. Head composed of frothy bubbles, rose to about 3/4" before settling. Left a pleasant bit of lacing down as glass as the beer was consumed.

Aroma: The smell of piney hops is über pungent with a twinge of citrus and floral undertones.

Taste: Hop! Hop! Hop! This stuff has more hops than a coney of rabbits. Veiled flavor of pale malt. Hoppy aftertaste that lingers like your weird uncle at a family gathering, which is good if you like that uncle.

Mouthfeel: Very bracing. The high IBU's make so that you're still tasting this an hour later.

Drinkability: This all hinges on whether or not you are a hophead. If you are, this is right up your alley. If not, I'd recommend you find a friend (hopefully a fellow BA) with an adventuresome palate. Certainly worth the experience. I know what my brother will be getting for Xmas...

Serving type: bottle

08-22-2003 04:08:09 | More by ManekiNeko
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Stone Ruination IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 8,856 ratings.