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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

8,857 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 8,857
Reviews: 2,945
rAvg: 4.31
pDev: 9.98%
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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deruiz10

California

4.38/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Growler poured into a pint glass.

A - One and a half-finger white head leaves behind massive lacing. Pour is a very slightly cloudy yellowish orange.

S - Spicy hops, grapefruit, and a slightly sweet pine undertone.

T - Truly palate-ruining spicy hops predominate, but upon closer inspection juniper berries, spicy citrus, and mildly sweet malts form the foundation. The finish is more gentle than I was expecting with a mild hop bitterness lingering.

M - Mild carbonation, but creamier than most IPAs. But it works to keep the hops from feeling too sharp on the tongue.

D - Perhaps the ultimate hop-lovers beer, this baby is named very appropriately. Best to save this one for sipping or for cutting through some seriously spicy salsa (my favorite way to drink it).

Serving type: growler

12-22-2009 21:41:12 | More by deruiz10
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Stone Ruination IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 8,857 ratings.