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Pick Axe IPA - Tommyknocker Brewery

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BA SCORE
79
okay

476 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 476
Reviews: 273
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 14.7%
Wants: 3
Gots: 11 | 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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aquaderek

California

2.98/5  rDev -14.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

This brew pour a golden orange with a frothy off white head the breaks down in to slight tracing when agitated. Piney hops and caramel on the nose. Hoppy bite followed by a smooth round finish slight carbonation. Nothing special, kk run of the mill ipa, I like the brewery though.

Serving type: growler

03-22-2014 22:43:21 | More by aquaderek
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Fettpopps

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

03-16-2014 14:50:37 | More by Fettpopps
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doowhat

Arkansas

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

03-01-2014 04:13:00 | More by doowhat
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tylerstravis

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

02-24-2014 17:09:38 | More by tylerstravis
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52P48

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

02-16-2014 04:44:17 | More by 52P48
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oline73

Maryland

2.75/5  rDev -20.7%

02-10-2014 23:42:05 | More by oline73
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paulish

New York

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

02-06-2014 00:16:16 | More by paulish
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benloho

Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

01-29-2014 17:08:14 | More by benloho
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vcoggins

Texas

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

01-29-2014 16:08:44 | More by vcoggins
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Lare453

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

01-26-2014 01:46:04 | More by Lare453
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cbond

Illinois

2.7/5  rDev -22.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

This beer tastes and smells of pineapples, I would love to sip this at Hawaiian themed party or on the beach. However for daily life I do not enjoy it very much.

It is also not as hoppy as I expected (though admittedly I have high hops expectations for IPA's).

Caveat -- I did drink this after eating something very spicy so I reserve the right to edit these statements.

Serving type: bottle

01-06-2014 02:41:31 | More by cbond
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ArmedsouthernEr

Mississippi

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

01-05-2014 04:27:43 | More by ArmedsouthernEr
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Pog-Mo-Thoin

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

01-03-2014 04:28:48 | More by Pog-Mo-Thoin
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rudabegga9

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

01-01-2014 16:41:03 | More by rudabegga9
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bennett_loves_good_beer

Wyoming

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

01-01-2014 01:39:43 | More by bennett_loves_good_beer
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KeyWestGator

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-21-2013 22:17:54 | More by KeyWestGator
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Summer92

Mississippi

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-21-2013 04:08:41 | More by Summer92
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iL0VEbeer

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

12-18-2013 23:17:04 | More by iL0VEbeer
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djrn2

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -13.5%

12-14-2013 05:29:06 | More by djrn2
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richkrull

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

12-14-2013 03:16:54 | More by richkrull
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nitewing05

New York

3/5  rDev -13.5%

12-08-2013 05:19:29 | More by nitewing05
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Yeroc

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

12-05-2013 01:23:50 | More by Yeroc
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grimey68

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

11-24-2013 02:35:30 | More by grimey68
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bark

Sweden

3.01/5  rDev -13.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

The colour is amber (20 EBC), the liquid is clear. The two finger head is off-white and compact. It sinks slowly leaving some lacing on the glass. The beer is bottle conditioned.

The smell is hoppy with toffee sweetness. Some onion/cabbage flavours. Chemical bitterness and some orange juice.

The taste is smooth with citric hops and some fruity sweetness: Oranges, mango, lime, pineapple. Mild bitterness, more like an APA than an IPA. Medium to full body. The aftertaste got a passing note of solvents and some harsh hops. Orange juice, lime, green apples and green plums. The finish got some solvents and rough alcohol.

The carbonation is mild to medium strong, the bubbles are long-lived. The liquid is mid-smooth and a bit dry.

Not enough bitterness, and some off-flavours. Well, well...

Serving type: bottle

11-23-2013 19:02:09 | More by bark
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athomasPSU

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -13.5%

11-20-2013 15:08:24 | More by athomasPSU
Pick Axe IPA from Tommyknocker Brewery
79 out of 100 based on 476 ratings.