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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

8,923 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 8,923
Reviews: 2,948
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10%
Wants: 277
Gots: 794 | 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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Reviews by TheFightfan1:
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TheFightfan1

Pennsylvania

4.7/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Poured from a bottle into a snifter.A cloudy golden color with white frothy heading. That stays throughout the session. Smell is very alive very hoppy citrus notes and the smell of grapefruit.Taste is very malty with alot of earthy taste, bread, etc. Aftertaste is very dry again exactly like grapefruit. After the good thing's I heard about this beer I said to myself I must try but did come out a little disappointed.

Edit: Don't know what I was talking about, damn novice beer drinker I was.
I hadn't tried this one since I last tasted it and my how the palate changes and appreciates a solid IPA. Grapefruit, piney and grassy. Very well hidden alcohol , one of the very best I've had in a little while now. In the world of IPA's this one is in my top ten easily. Very tasty and very hoppy I just can't believe I hadn't tried this one in five years. Awesome stuff.

Serving type: bottle

03-23-2014 22:54:13 | More by TheFightfan1
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Stone Ruination IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 8,923 ratings.