1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Stone Ruination IPA - Stone Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Stone Ruination IPAStone Ruination IPA

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
96
world-class

8,864 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 8,864
Reviews: 2,945
rAvg: 4.31
pDev: 9.98%
Wants: 266
Gots: 765 | 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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Stone Ruination IPA Alström Bros
Ratings: 8,864 | Reviews: 2,945 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of mketchen
mketchen

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -13%

06-10-2013 03:00:28 | More by mketchen
Photo of tinypyramids
tinypyramids

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

06-10-2013 02:46:40 | More by tinypyramids
Photo of jarrgal
jarrgal

North Dakota

4/5  rDev -7.2%

06-10-2013 02:20:00 | More by jarrgal
Photo of RyanCFriedrich
RyanCFriedrich

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

06-09-2013 23:52:18 | More by RyanCFriedrich
Photo of beertardis
beertardis

Rhode Island

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

06-09-2013 17:13:46 | More by beertardis
Photo of Sunn
Sunn

Iowa

4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

06-09-2013 16:37:02 | More by Sunn
Photo of muchloveforhops3
muchloveforhops3

Oregon

4.75/5  rDev +10.2%

06-09-2013 15:31:43 | More by muchloveforhops3
Photo of Evoforen
Evoforen

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +16%

06-09-2013 15:10:30 | More by Evoforen
Photo of aLenwell
aLenwell

Florida

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

06-09-2013 14:35:13 | More by aLenwell
Photo of Kevin79
Kevin79

Wisconsin

5/5  rDev +16%

06-09-2013 02:39:49 | More by Kevin79
Photo of Chingringo
Chingringo

Florida

5/5  rDev +16%

06-09-2013 02:12:00 | More by Chingringo
Photo of Spacebird11
Spacebird11

New York

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

06-09-2013 00:14:57 | More by Spacebird11
Photo of cwatson1224
cwatson1224

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +10.2%

06-08-2013 23:37:08 | More by cwatson1224
Photo of WiscoBrewsco
WiscoBrewsco

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

06-08-2013 23:26:03 | More by WiscoBrewsco
Photo of GeorgiaBeerGuy
GeorgiaBeerGuy

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

06-08-2013 20:57:44 | More by GeorgiaBeerGuy
Photo of Polarslag
Polarslag

Kentucky

4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

06-08-2013 19:49:26 | More by Polarslag
Photo of Tonmeister
Tonmeister

Georgia

4.34/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Poured on a 16 ounce Goose Island Glass

The appearance is light amber, with a thin white head as a result of how I poured it. The lacing is maintained when tilting the glass. look very bubbly.

The aroma is very piney, citrusy, with a huge burst of hop presence.

The majority of the taste definitely come from the hop presence. it is very hoppy, sweet citrusy, piney. I can't taste the alcohol.

the mouthfeel is medium--not really thin or thick. It is somewhat highly carbonated and bubbly.

Overall This is most definitely my favorite beers by Stone Brewing Co. It is also definitely one of my favorite DIPAs. It is perfect for any hop head, but for others it tends to be really bitter. The more I drink it. The sweeter it gets. This is, at the moment, my favorite DIPA no doubt about it. I just wished they made an unfiltered version. I love being able to see those little hop particles floating around in my glass. I

Serving type: bottle

06-08-2013 15:33:33 | More by Tonmeister
Photo of smithj2154
smithj2154

California

4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

06-08-2013 14:24:35 | More by smithj2154
Photo of TheDoak
TheDoak

Florida

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

06-08-2013 05:28:41 | More by TheDoak
Photo of thehappybelgian
thehappybelgian

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +10.2%

06-08-2013 02:43:06 | More by thehappybelgian
Photo of Marcelozicker
Marcelozicker

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

06-08-2013 02:01:21 | More by Marcelozicker
Photo of JT99125
JT99125

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

06-08-2013 01:03:27 | More by JT99125
Photo of Boga
Boga

Mexico

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

06-07-2013 21:32:10 | More by Boga
Photo of Jim_Benz
Jim_Benz

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

06-07-2013 18:32:13 | More by Jim_Benz
Photo of Matagal
Matagal

Brazil

3.75/5  rDev -13%

06-07-2013 17:29:15 | More by Matagal
Stone Ruination IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 8,864 ratings.