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IPA - Maumee Bay Brewing Company

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76 Ratings
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Ratings: 76
Reviews: 27
rAvg: 3.51
pDev: 13.11%
Wants: 1
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Maumee Bay Brewing Company visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Nicely balanced flavorful ale, made bitter with copious amounts of Centennial hops and a long fascinating history. A real treat for hopheads and the brewer’s favorite beer!

(Beer added by: AtLagerHeads on 10-02-2003)
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

neckbracesub, May 29, 2014
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3.11/5  rDev -11.4%

On draft from the pub.

Pours a golden hue that is cloudy. Carbonation present. A little head.

Can't observe much smell.

Taste is of hops with malt finishes.

The finish is quite abrupt and bitey. Clears palette quickly and I think it could use more body. Sippable but not much to write home about.

importedfromdet, May 03, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

WesM63, Apr 05, 2014
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APH, Mar 31, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

AGust82, Mar 20, 2014
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3.24/5  rDev -7.7%

I think this is two in a row bad singles from Saveon. A bit disconcerting. This one poured with large sediment particles. I can't imagine that it was supposed to be like that. The aroma is just slightly skunky but otherwise a nice mix of hoppy and malty.

The taste is also a fairly nice balance of bitter hops and a little bit of malt. There is a little off (infected) taste, but not pronounced. The aftertaste is bitter and also slightly funky.

I think this is a better effort than other Maumee's I've tried (and I have another to try later), but I also think that this was a bad bottle that I was sold on Thursday. That's two bad bottles in the same day. I don't like being a curmudgeon, but I will need to talk to the retailer.

schoolboy, Jan 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +14%

Rosethoj, Dec 22, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

Chris_Panos, Dec 12, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

FirstBrewsoon, Nov 27, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

Tony19, Oct 29, 2013
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4/5  rDev +14%

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4/5  rDev +14%

Amberluvsbeer, Oct 01, 2013
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4.11/5  rDev +17.1%

Appearance: This IPA pours a dark orange color and is topped with 5/8” of white head that quickly dissipates to an 1/8” of head that lingers nicely. Belgain lacing forms on the pint while drinking.
Smell: The hop aroma of this beer isn’t overpowering but it does have a nice strong aroma to it letting you know that this is a good IPA.
Taste: The taste of this beer goes nicely with the aroma good hop presence but nothing overpowering.
Mouthfeel: This is a good IPA from Maumee Bay it has good hop presence in every aspect but nothing over powering. There is room for more hop definition, I wasn’t able to break down the difference from citrus to pine hops but it is a good IPA none the less.

raznug, Sep 04, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

JoshuaWagy, Aug 20, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

2Xmd, Aug 19, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

TheSevenDuffs, Aug 15, 2013
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3.04/5  rDev -13.4%

on tap at Maumee Bay brewpub in Toledo.

This is a deep orangish-amber color. with a bone-colored head of moderate size and excellent duration. Overly bitter given the levels of hop-based aromatics and flavors. Hop component features earthy and piney notes.

Medium-light carbonation with a medium body.

chinchill, Aug 06, 2013
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IPA from Maumee Bay Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 76 ratings.