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Stone Ruination IPA - Stone Brewing Co.

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Stone Ruination IPAStone Ruination IPA

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9,426 Ratings

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Ratings: 9,426
Reviews: 2,975
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 323
Gots: 1,058 | FT: 8
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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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

Big beer with lots of hops on the nose and citrus notes but balanced by big malt backbone. Almost chewy. Glad I had it.

surfcaster, Yesterday at 12:16 AM
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4/5  rDev -7%

A: Golden color, very cloudy but more transparent around the sides; thick head
S: Hay, grains, biscuit, hops
M: Coating; Full bodied
T: Hits with a strong bitter punch, notes of dank and citrus. Surprisingly drinkable considering the high IBUs.

kellyej, Saturday at 03:25 PM
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Photo of thechadwix
4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

Appearance: 1 inch head diminishing to 1/4 inch with lovely white lace like a doily cloth.

Smell: Piney with honey (my nose isn't great)

Taste: Bitter with sweet honey maltish towards the end and a dry, piney after taste.

Mouthfeel: Rich, thick, with an aftertaste that lingers on the tongue like an electric blanket.

Overall: Other than saying it's awesome, with a perfect name (hits hard) and a clever demon on the package that diabolically lets you know you're in for real ruination after a couple.

thechadwix, Friday at 09:33 PM
Stone Ruination IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 9,426 ratings.