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Stone Enjoy By IPA - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

6,497 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 6,497
Reviews: 986
rAvg: 4.43
pDev: 9.26%
Wants: 327
Gots: 665 | FT: 10
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Listing for all Stone Enjoy By xx.xx.xx IPA beers.

 http://www.stonebrewing.com/enjoyby/ 

You have in your hands a devastatingly fresh double IPA. While freshness is a key component of many beers - especially big, citrusy, floral IPAs - we've taken it further, a lot further, in this IPA. You see, we specifically brewed it NOT to last. We've not only gone to extensive lengths to ensure that you're getting this beer in your hands within an extraordinarily short window, we made sure that the Enjoy By date isn't randomly etched in tiny text somewhere on the label, to be overlooked by all but the most attentive of retailers and consumers. Instead, we've sent a clear message with the name of the beer itself that there is no better time than right now to enjoy this IPA.

(Beer added by: nrs207 on 08-21-2012)
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Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -15.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -15.3%

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Wilmo831

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -15.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -15.3%

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james582

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -15.3%

06-20-2013 17:01:16 | More by james582
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3.75/5  rDev -15.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -15.3%

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MattGrimley

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -15.3%

10-27-2013 19:44:23 | More by MattGrimley
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Boca-X

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev -15.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Reviewing Enjoy By 4/20/14. Poured from a bomber into a snifter. Dark golden orange sun kissed copper, an even cloudiness keeps it from being completely transparent. As it warms, it clears. White head, fades fast, little to no lacing.

Pine tar on the nose mixing with fresh citrus and a touch of sweet tropics fill the nose.

First sip...medium carbonation...an extremely creamy mouthfeel but watery too? Peaches up front mix with the sweetness of honey. Rounds out with some caramel and green pine and a quick bitter finish. A warm alcohol lingers on the throat...white pepper on the tongue.

I'm a big fan of double IPAs (my favorite style) and was really looking forward to this beer...my first Enjoy By. I've read the reviews and comments in the forums...and must say I'm disappointed. I've let it warm and sipped it slow but something is off? It's not much older than a week, so freshness isn't the problem. Seems a little to watery for a double, a little lighter in color than I'm use too...those things I can live with but there is an "off" flavor that I'm not familiar with...charcoal? Maybe I just don't like "dank"? I guess my expectations were so high I'm trying to find excuses why I think this is only good and not great...it is what it is...for me...good but not great.

Im so surprised at my review's outcome I will try one more Enjoy By in the future and comment further.

Serving type: bottle

03-21-2014 00:44:11 | More by Boca-X
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Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -15.3%

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Stone Enjoy By IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
98 out of 100 based on 6,497 ratings.