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Levitation Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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Levitation AleLevitation Ale

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BA SCORE
87
very good

3,446 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 3,446
Reviews: 1,177
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 123
Gots: 225 | FT: 3
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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SysopChris

Tennessee

2.75/5  rDev -28.9%

Just didn't care for the flavor.

08-19-2014 21:42:46 | More by SysopChris
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stevie77

United Kingdom (England)

3/5  rDev -22.5%

First try of a beer from Stone Brewing. It's okay, apart from some hoppiness there isn't much there. 330ml bottle sampled.

08-23-2014 18:00:35 | More by stevie77
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Chlsyhawkins


3.8/5  rDev -1.8%

08-22-2014 19:51:55 | More by Chlsyhawkins
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beaulabauve

Louisiana

4/5  rDev +3.4%

08-22-2014 15:14:53 | More by beaulabauve
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Dshiznit321

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

08-21-2014 20:48:09 | More by Dshiznit321
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GeorgeCarroll

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

08-21-2014 19:48:51 | More by GeorgeCarroll
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Dwreck


3.3/5  rDev -14.7%

08-21-2014 02:27:09 | More by Dwreck
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stanolszyk24

Indiana

3.77/5  rDev -2.6%

08-20-2014 03:10:41 | More by stanolszyk24
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ryanjtravis

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +3.4%

08-19-2014 21:09:58 | More by ryanjtravis
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Nbdreher


3.9/5  rDev +0.8%

08-19-2014 17:20:12 | More by Nbdreher
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kluender

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

08-19-2014 00:09:59 | More by kluender
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voodoo

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

08-18-2014 16:39:30 | More by voodoo
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getkrunkhoe

California

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

08-18-2014 15:30:20 | More by getkrunkhoe
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zacalabeer76

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

08-16-2014 01:37:55 | More by zacalabeer76
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tuowl74a

Pennsylvania

3.88/5  rDev +0.3%

08-15-2014 23:33:38 | More by tuowl74a
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mthomp081

Delaware

4.04/5  rDev +4.4%

08-15-2014 22:35:36 | More by mthomp081
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ToadiesForCody

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

08-15-2014 16:51:15 | More by ToadiesForCody
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Phi_Psi_OR_Beta

Oregon

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

08-15-2014 02:25:55 | More by Phi_Psi_OR_Beta
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Jacobob10

New Jersey

3.7/5  rDev -4.4%

08-14-2014 22:36:35 | More by Jacobob10
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Crimtor

Arizona

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

08-14-2014 21:16:29 | More by Crimtor
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dmgeng

Indiana

3.95/5  rDev +2.1%

I've always wanted to try this but have always passed it up in lieu of more predominant beers but finally got this one anyway.

A - Deep copper color with a clear red hue. Significant head with light lacing.

S - Good amount of NW hops with the standard citrus notes shining with some herbal and flowery tones that come through. A hint of the american ale yeast character and significant caramel/malt presence.

T - The flavor is much the same as the taste only better. A significant hop flavor is there at the beginning but it doesn't mask the caramel/malt/sweetness that this beer holds dear. The accompanying hop flavors make the beer seem tastier and complex but isn't overly bold or complicated. The malt and caramel sit highest in the middle with some light hop bitterness to finish crisp.

M - Medium mouth-feel that finishes nicely. Moderate carbonation. This beer is squarely in the middle of the american beer portfolio and allows the best of both worlds to escort you into happiness.

Overall, a great American Amber ale. I like the way that it has the maltiness, the hoppiness, and all without being cloying or overpowering. It isn't necessarily my favorite beer out there but if you can decide which beer you want to drink 4 of this is a great compromise. If you haven't tried it I think you should make yourself get the courage to try this flavor-packed drinking beer.

Glass- Tulip

08-14-2014 14:43:43 | More by dmgeng
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SampsonOfRaleigh

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

08-14-2014 02:22:19 | More by SampsonOfRaleigh
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vobr0002

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

08-14-2014 00:57:59 | More by vobr0002
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wjoelbrooks

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

08-12-2014 23:35:09 | More by wjoelbrooks
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Bushwacker393

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

08-12-2014 15:04:35 | More by Bushwacker393
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Levitation Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 3,446 ratings.