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Stone IPA (India Pale Ale) - Stone Brewing Co.

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Stone IPA (India Pale Ale)Stone IPA (India Pale Ale)

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

8,253 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 8,253
Reviews: 2,738
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 10.64%
Wants: 196
Gots: 733 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 01-25-2001)
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silver0rlead

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4.45/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a hazy deep golden color with a thick eggshell head. The aroma has a blast of citrusy and piney hops initially, along with some biscuit and cane sugar notes, grapefruit, esters and some alcohol The flavor is incredibly fresh, with huge grapefruit and piney notes upfront, orange marmalade, biscuit and caramel notes, with just a slight alcohol bite. The mouthfeel is light but not watery, and drinkability is excellent. This is the benchmark IPA, especially when it's fresh and on tap.

Serving type: on-tap

11-15-2010 23:54:31 | More by silver0rlead
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Stone IPA (India Pale Ale) from Stone Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 8,253 ratings.