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Stone RuinTen IPA - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

4,011 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,011
Reviews: 687
rAvg: 4.31
pDev: 9.51%
Wants: 186
Gots: 377 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  10.80% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
We first released this decidedly indelicate beer in 2012, as Stone Ruination Tenth Anniversary IPA, to celebrate the 10th anniversary of our belovedly bitter Stone Ruination IPA. Stone RuinTen IPA uses the same recklessly hoppy recipe as the 2012 release; only the name has changed, as we plan to unleash this belligerently delicious hop monster upon the public annually from now on. We packed a whopping five pounds of hops into each barrel, and cranked up the ABV to stand up to the hop onslaught. The results are glorious, and we know you'll rejoice in tasting this audacious gem of hoppy splendor once again. You're welcome.

(Beer added by: ehammond1 on 06-14-2012)
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Averwo

Iowa

4.84/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Amazing beer from an amazing brewer.

Pours a beautiful dark rich orange color with a two finger head.

Aromas of pineapple and grapefruit waft your nose as you take a drink.

Amazing mango pineapple taste with a hint of grapefruit and malt.

Mouthfeel is heavy and sweet. Tons of citrus flavor and bite.

Probably the best double IPA I have ever had. 10% ABV but you wouldn't know it by taste.

Be careful with this beauty.

Serving type: bottle

07-27-2013 00:32:30 | More by Averwo
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S-great aroma of tropical fruits (pineapple, mango, etc.) Some pine as well.

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Stone RuinTen IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
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