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Levitation Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
87
very good

3,367 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 3,367
Reviews: 1,173
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 119
Gots: 188 | 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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Reviews by philbe311:
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philbe311

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

A - A fingers worth of compact fizzy ecru colored head... Displays excellent retention, especially given the initially slight amount of head that presented itself... The head ultimately fades and leaves a full slightly lumpy lacing... A deep rich copper color which is slightly lighter at the bottom of the glass and darker at the top... There are some orange highlights throughout... Loads of small moderate paced carbonation throughout...

S - Wonderfully well balanced nose... The lovely blend of citrus and piney hops are the first to hit the nose... Then a rich maltines asserts itself... Toffee... Caramel... A faint nuttiness... Terrific...

T - The taste mirrors the nose... A sudden hoppy assault is mellowed by a faint layer of malt, namely caramel and nuts... Extremely bitter hoppy aftertaste thats leaves wanted to take another sip...

M - Very crisp... Medium bodied, but quite thin and watery... Burnt and slightly chalky... Some pringly carbonation upfront... Quite assertive and powerful...

D - A very assertive brew that has a lot of tricks up its sleeve, especially considering the modest 4.4% ABV... Unique and enjoyable... Another well crafted ale from Stone... Kudos...

Serving type: bottle

08-19-2009 01:14:52 | More by philbe311
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Levitation Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 3,367 ratings.