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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

9,354 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 9,354
Reviews: 2,808
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 10.66%
Wants: 275
Gots: 1,311 | FT: 5
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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Tasted from a bomber bottle.

A - 4.5 - Medium golden color; perfectly clear. Head piles high with a fluffy off-white appearance. It leaves a thick sheet over the top and chunky lacing on the glass. A fine looking beer.

S - 4.25 - Strong aroma of citrus-like and spicy hops, accompanied by a lighter note of biscuity malt. Clean and fresh first impression. The hops are spicy and herbal overall, not overly piney or catty.

T - 4.25 - Flavors are balanced between light, bready malt and sharp, spicy hops flavors. There's a light yeast note in the background. Dry, crisp finish. Exceptionally clean and slightly understated for a West Coast IPA.

M - 4.25 - Medium body. Smooth, creamy carbonation. Moderate hops bitterness lingers in the crisp aftertaste. Light alcohol presence.

O - 4.5 - This is a crisp, clean IPA that is more quaffable than it's ABV would suggest. The hops are the primary characteristic, but they are clean and herbal/spicy, making it more balanced and less overtly "C"-hopped than many West Coast IPAs. Very enjoyable.

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Stone IPA (India Pale Ale) from Stone Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 9,354 ratings.