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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

3,441 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 3,441
Reviews: 1,176
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 123
Gots: 223 | 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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neckbeered

Montana

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

06-09-2013 21:42:51 | More by neckbeered
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jkermitj

Mississippi

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

06-09-2013 21:39:08 | More by jkermitj
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msturek

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

06-09-2013 21:08:06 | More by msturek
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stella77artois

New York

4.04/5  rDev +4.4%

12 oz. bottle poured into pilsener glass.

A - Very sharp looking beer. A quite dark golden amber with lot's of carbonation visible. Plenty of bubles coming up for the duration of the pour. Very thick white head, which stuck around for a while, morphed into some cool shapes, and left a good amount of residuals.

S - Like a light IPA. Hops, but not too powerful. Smelled nice, just not a ton going on. Maybe a hint of grapefruit, too.

T - Interesting. As was the case with the aroma, tasted more like a light IPA than an Amber/Red Ale. Didn't notice much malt, but some general frutiness was present. Hops flavor intensified in the aftertaste. Very pleasant.

F - One of the beers strongest features. Very light and crisp feeling with a strong aftertaste. No bloating or heavy feeling. A good beer to drink on the golf course or in any instance when you're going to have more than a couple.

O - Not my favorite Stone brew, but it's still a very good beer. A perfect beer for anyone who likes the taste of hops, but doesn't enjoy the bitterness and explosion of a ton of hops. I do enjoy beers like that, but there are times when I want a lighter, more crisp tasting hoppy beer, and this beer does the trick. Highly recommended.

06-09-2013 20:12:34 | More by stella77artois
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Evoforen

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

06-09-2013 15:11:33 | More by Evoforen
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sjanowiak

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

06-09-2013 02:45:54 | More by sjanowiak
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thecrowing

Illinois

4/5  rDev +3.4%

06-09-2013 00:02:48 | More by thecrowing
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Dcunicelli

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

06-08-2013 22:51:26 | More by Dcunicelli
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vidguy17

Iowa

4.5/5  rDev +16.3%

06-08-2013 18:13:39 | More by vidguy17
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DrinkingDrake

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

06-07-2013 23:11:27 | More by DrinkingDrake
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DeutschesBier

Maryland

4/5  rDev +3.4%

06-07-2013 14:30:01 | More by DeutschesBier
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Boga

Mexico

4/5  rDev +3.4%

06-06-2013 23:57:47 | More by Boga
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zahara15

Vermont

4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

06-06-2013 20:25:36 | More by zahara15
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SebD

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +3.4%

06-05-2013 23:34:17 | More by SebD
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Aisha

Massachusetts

1.75/5  rDev -54.8%

06-05-2013 20:40:42 | More by Aisha
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obywan59

Virginia

4.01/5  rDev +3.6%

Pours coppery to reddish copper with a substantial 2 1/2 finger off white head that becomes chunky as it recedes, leaving awesome thick, sticky lacing.

Piney with citrus, especially, overripe citrus, and rich caramel malts.

Citrusy tart, but not totally dry. Just a touch of sweetness. Caramel malts and bitter hops linger on the tongue.

Medium full bodied. Peppery and crisp. Lightly syrupy but drying on the tongue, and a light burn in the throat.

This beer has a lighter ABV than any beer I've had from Stone, but it still packs a flavor punch. A good summer offering, in my opinion, even with it's thicker body.

06-05-2013 01:41:12 | More by obywan59
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Fiore757


2.75/5  rDev -28.9%

06-05-2013 01:17:49 | More by Fiore757
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WDJersey

Colorado

4/5  rDev +3.4%

06-05-2013 00:32:34 | More by WDJersey
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goldenM13

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +3.4%

06-03-2013 22:54:48 | More by goldenM13
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Chugs13

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +3.4%

06-03-2013 00:50:48 | More by Chugs13
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barrelofbastard

California

4/5  rDev +3.4%

06-02-2013 18:16:57 | More by barrelofbastard
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Paccamacca

California

4/5  rDev +3.4%

06-02-2013 03:47:36 | More by Paccamacca
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ironchefmiyagi13

New York

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

06-01-2013 17:23:37 | More by ironchefmiyagi13
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chromeratt

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

06-01-2013 12:16:21 | More by chromeratt
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DenverBigRed

Colorado

4/5  rDev +3.4%

05-31-2013 23:31:18 | More by DenverBigRed
Levitation Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 3,441 ratings.