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Stone Enjoy By IPA - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

6,505 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 6,505
Reviews: 986
rAvg: 4.43
pDev: 9.26%
Wants: 328
Gots: 667 | 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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zacalabeer76

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

06-17-2014 01:12:15 | More by zacalabeer76
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Swettenham_Shire

Ohio

3.91/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Finally got to cross this one off my want list. Bought a bottle of 07-04-14 last week and popped it open for the USA Ghana World Cup game. Great/lucky win by the way.

I'm getting a lot of booze and onion in the taste. It reminds me of FFF Arctic Panzer Wolf and a better version of the regular Stone IPA. While very good, it just seems overrated and overpriced. I can find local IPA's that are more satisfying.

Serving type: bottle

06-17-2014 00:42:24 | More by Swettenham_Shire
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SCEV

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -4.1%

06-17-2014 00:36:59 | More by SCEV
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Slay40

Michigan

4/5  rDev -9.7%

06-17-2014 00:19:50 | More by Slay40
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Dogslife

Georgia

4/5  rDev -9.7%

06-17-2014 00:16:53 | More by Dogslife
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TimPowell

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +7.2%

06-17-2014 00:14:57 | More by TimPowell
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beerman73

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +7.2%

06-17-2014 00:12:55 | More by beerman73
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JHendu

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +7.2%

06-16-2014 23:38:32 | More by JHendu
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Thahdric

Florida

5/5  rDev +12.9%

06-16-2014 23:30:15 | More by Thahdric
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imfatsowhat

California

4.75/5  rDev +7.2%

06-16-2014 23:22:39 | More by imfatsowhat
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MaltLickyWithTheCandy

Maryland

5/5  rDev +12.9%

06-16-2014 23:19:21 | More by MaltLickyWithTheCandy
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thumperskibum

Indiana

4.53/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Opened the bottle served with some nice chicken in a red pepper jelly over vermicelli. The golden color looks great. The aroma as I poured was intensely crisp with an abundance of pine. Once I dug into dinner and swallowed this lightly crisp, but very complex IPA I was blown away. This beer was promised as a fresh, but date driven determinator and it more than delivered an enjoyable experience. It's complexity isn't like the usual offerings in the IPA category. It offers something refreshingly different and makes me want to go get some more before July 4th.

Serving type: bottle

06-16-2014 23:08:05 | More by thumperskibum
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atc134

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -15.3%

06-16-2014 23:04:57 | More by atc134
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staceya2

Washington

5/5  rDev +12.9%

06-16-2014 21:40:26 | More by staceya2
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JJHillard


4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

06-16-2014 21:22:21 | More by JJHillard
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Samkirbydixon

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +12.9%

06-16-2014 21:21:10 | More by Samkirbydixon
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theduckk5

California

4.75/5  rDev +7.2%

06-16-2014 21:20:38 | More by theduckk5
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CHawksHops

Washington

5/5  rDev +12.9%

06-16-2014 21:20:17 | More by CHawksHops
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spiderz17

Ohio

5/5  rDev +12.9%

06-16-2014 21:18:02 | More by spiderz17
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kantsurf

California

4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

06-16-2014 21:01:59 | More by kantsurf
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irishgreensoda

Washington

4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

06-16-2014 20:59:20 | More by irishgreensoda
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swtworld41

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -4.1%

06-16-2014 20:29:33 | More by swtworld41
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Bluestar

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -4.1%

06-16-2014 20:24:25 | More by Bluestar
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Hutch517

Connecticut

4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

06-16-2014 20:20:24 | More by Hutch517
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ProstMasterson

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -26.6%

06-16-2014 20:02:53 | More by ProstMasterson
Stone Enjoy By IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
98 out of 100 based on 6,505 ratings.