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Pick Axe IPA - Tommyknocker Brewery

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BA SCORE
79
okay

481 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 481
Reviews: 273
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 14.74%
Wants: 3
Gots: 13 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Tommyknocker Brewery visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly called "Pick Axe Pale Ale".

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 12-14-2001)
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JohnnieNepal

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

05-16-2013 12:20:28 | More by JohnnieNepal
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mcaulifww

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

05-15-2013 19:24:58 | More by mcaulifww
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ninaturner

Florida

3/5  rDev -13.3%

05-15-2013 00:38:25 | More by ninaturner
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Artjsantos

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

05-10-2013 15:13:33 | More by Artjsantos
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jrohrbacher

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

05-10-2013 02:44:58 | More by jrohrbacher
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jheezee

Texas

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

05-09-2013 21:47:35 | More by jheezee
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jkrysinski

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +15.6%

05-09-2013 17:32:49 | More by jkrysinski
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Drock325

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

05-08-2013 22:01:57 | More by Drock325
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KevieJames

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

05-06-2013 13:36:20 | More by KevieJames
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Erice78

Florida

4/5  rDev +15.6%

05-05-2013 21:06:46 | More by Erice78
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DirtyDanglr66

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

05-05-2013 17:13:43 | More by DirtyDanglr66
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spycow

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-28-2013 22:08:34 | More by spycow
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JackRB

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-28-2013 01:58:01 | More by JackRB
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jopezu

Georgia

4/5  rDev +15.6%

04-27-2013 18:59:28 | More by jopezu
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TeachChefs

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +15.6%

04-25-2013 02:37:36 | More by TeachChefs
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-ronin-

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

04-25-2013 01:27:19 | More by -ronin-
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pcsnyder

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-23-2013 13:14:29 | More by pcsnyder
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mjpolzin

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

04-21-2013 03:42:57 | More by mjpolzin
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Johncnh

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

04-16-2013 21:04:02 | More by Johncnh
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Hophead420

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-13-2013 07:25:39 | More by Hophead420
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Herky21

Iowa

2.75/5  rDev -20.5%

04-11-2013 14:02:10 | More by Herky21
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Rozyravens

Texas

2/5  rDev -42.2%

04-02-2013 20:38:17 | More by Rozyravens
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Caleb

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +22.8%

03-27-2013 04:56:00 | More by Caleb
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KajII

North Carolina

3.43/5  rDev -0.9%

[Suggested Glassware: Tulip Glass]

The pour was a hazy orange with a nice reddish hue and an average (1-2 finger) off white creamy head that was mostly lasting, reducing to a thick puddled film and medium collar with excellent full sheeting of sticky lacing.

The aroma was of a light grain malt, pine hops and a soapy yeast with notes of caramel and citrus (grapefruit and orange peel).

The taste was bitter sweet and decently malty with a light touch of caramel and a hint of grapefruit early on, becoming a bit hoppier and having a slight citrus peel bitterness towards the finish. The flavor lasted an average duration following the swallow, with a mild citrus peel bitterness left behind to linger a bit longer on the taste buds.

Mouthfeel was light in body with a dry, oily texture and a carbonation that was quite lively.

Overall this was a smooth and easy to drink IPA with a nice well rounded flavor. It was a brew that was not overpowered by an excessive bitterness, but rather blended together well with the caramel sweetness creating a pleasurable drinking experience...

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03-22-2013 17:30:05 | More by KajII
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Omnium

Pennsylvania

2.84/5  rDev -17.9%

Bottle > Pint Glass
A - Pours a very hazy orange yellow color, minimal head, and thin or no lacing at all.
S - Sweet malts, very minute citrus hop smell, pine
T - The sweeter malts outweigh all the other flavors in this, and they're not even that strong. Very little hop presence in this brew.
M - Thin, very watery, bitter sweet malt clings for small time
O - This is a crap beer, and even worse IPA, this should be considered a lame pale ale at best. This has very base, weak flavors that give you nothing short of an unsatisfied palate. No hops to qualify this as an IPA.
Tommyknocker, could you for once please prove me wrong about your beer?

03-20-2013 03:42:32 | More by Omnium
Pick Axe IPA from Tommyknocker Brewery
79 out of 100 based on 481 ratings.