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Levitation Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
87
very good

3,321 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 3,321
Reviews: 1,171
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 115
Gots: 174 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: xlperro on 09-27-2002)
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herman77

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4.05/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Reddish brown with a decent khaki colored head. Good retention. Nice lacing.

S: Light pine and citrus/grapefruit hops. Faint toasted malt.

T: Pine and tart grapefruit hops right off the bat. Not too strong, but definitely the focal point. Light carmel and toasted malt round it out and then the lingering hop bitterness sticks around in the finish.

M: Light body, as expected. Softer carbonation.

O: A very sessionable beer for hopheads. Very surprised how much flavor can come out of a 4.4% ABV beer.

Serving type: bottle

05-13-2011 23:06:35 | More by herman77
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Tasted On: 07-06-2014
Freshness: Not indicated
Packaging: 12 oz. brown bottle, pry-cap
Glassware: Tulip
Purchased: Gift from a friend

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Levitation Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 3,321 ratings.