Stone RuinTen IPA - Stone Brewing Co.
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Reviews by timc100:
4.51/5 rDev +4.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5
A: Really nice looking filtered IPA. Bright orange/amber with an off white head with pale yellow hues. Decent amount of head considering the abv
S: Just huge and super dank. A powerful smelling beer. A lot of the west coast notes come through - big fresh sticky resinous pine and incredibly bitter grapefruit rind. There is some really dank astringency - musty overripe pineapple and mango. Some sweet pink grapefruit comes through with some orange juice. There is a sweet caramel malt backbone that helps balance it out.
T: One of the most substantial and vibrant tasting beers I've ever had. Exploding with hop bitterness - leaves a resin hop oil film in the mouth. Incredibly bitter grapefruit, resin and pine hit first. The middle of the mouth it has a citrus and tropical fruit explosion with pink grapefruit, mango, orange, and some pineapple. Really, really incredible.
P: Huge mouthfeel for the style but works perfectly. Pretty soft carbonation and silky smooth.
O: This is an amazing beer. So incredibly flavorful with over-the-top hop intensity - it's the culmination of American hop-assult beers.
Serving type: bottle
06-19-2013 21:25:00 | More by timc100
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4.24/5 rDev -1.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
appearance; hazy amber, with an abundance of tiny bubbles, thick, sticky, large head that has great retention.
smell; at first pour the aroma is off the hook citrus, and then a melody of orange peel, grapefruit, resin, slight belgian flavor, hint of alcohol.
taste; hop oil, grapefruit peel, hint of bread, hint of orange juice, hint of alcohol, hoppy bitterness in the finish.
mouthfeel; full body, creamy, slightly dry in the finish.
overall; tasty, satisfying, unique experience, reminded me of a hoppy pranqster.
Serving type: bottle
04-11-2014 03:26:46 | More by SteveB24
Stone RuinTen IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 3,240 ratings.