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Swamp Fox IPA - Quigley's Pint & Plate

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Swamp Fox IPA
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BA SCORE
85
very good

15 Ratings
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Ratings: 15
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 8.71%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Quigley's Pint & Plate visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: weeare138 on 09-12-2007)
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Gavage

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +18.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Appearance: orange in color with a 1" head that slowly fades away. Some moderate lacing paints the glass.

Smell: caramel sweetness along with some mild floral hop bitterness is pleasant on the nose.

Taste: caramel, hint of pine, mild bitterness, some soft citrus, and soft grassy tones. Well balanced.

Mouthfeel: medium bodied. Lightly crisp throughout. Aftertaste is short as the flavors leave the mouth quickly.

Drinkability: this one is a serious sessionable IPA since it is more of an "old school" IPA that is not a hop bomb. One of the best local beers I had in SC.

Serving type: on-tap

08-05-2009 11:26:03 | More by Gavage
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canawler

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

04-02-2014 14:26:49 | More by canawler
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woodychandler

Pennsylvania

4.05/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

An inch of foamy, ecru head with slight retention. Color was a deep amber with NE-quality clarity despite Josh's not filtering his beers. Nose had a mild bitterness. Josh was open about it being an English-style IPA, but it was much hoppier than at Liberty. Mouthfeel was medium and between the taste on the tongue and at the finish, it was satiating. Highly recommended, given the area and all things being relative.

Serving type: on-tap

12-15-2009 23:17:59 | More by woodychandler
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Durge

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Enjoyed on the brewpub premises in the Myrtle Beach area, this IPA has a dark copper color with a goodly light oatmeal colored head and plenty of lacing. The aroma is a mild citrus hops and tangy wheat. The flavor brings a very nice blend of citrus hops and sweet malt bread. It has a salty tang with some herbal qualities. It's medium bodied but has a very finely carbonated tingly feel. There's biscuit wheat sugar but the hops dominate more to the bitter side. Very drinkable but plenty of flavor. A very decent ipa offering and a relief to locate in this otherwise God forsaken beer region. Good enough that I actually had two of them rather than sample some other variety, a rare feat, and followed that with a growler of it for the condo.

Serving type: on-tap

05-05-2010 20:03:54 | More by Durge
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paulmcm

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +5.5%

11-15-2011 17:56:09 | More by paulmcm
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msnow34

South Carolina

4/5  rDev +5.5%

10-02-2012 20:49:29 | More by msnow34
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drowninginhops

South Carolina

3.78/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Hazy deep copper in color. Off white head with no retention or lacing.

S: Pine, floral citrus. Lemongrass.

T: Pine and citrus hops. Grapefruit, lemon. Slightly tart.

M: Thin but not watery and well carbonated.

D: Very good, a good session beer.

Serving type: on-tap

07-21-2011 02:59:43 | More by drowninginhops
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Vodomagoo


3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

07-10-2012 04:16:49 | More by Vodomagoo
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carrollmel7

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

03-09-2012 09:15:54 | More by carrollmel7
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clemtig76

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

06-14-2013 17:23:24 | More by clemtig76
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Brinks

Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

03-13-2014 17:29:28 | More by Brinks
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vtblackdog

Vermont

3.48/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Had a pint on tap at the brewery. The appearance is a nice clear orangish hue. Head small and disappears quickly. Smell was weak for an IPA. Could not get much hop aroma. Taste was just above average and again not much hop for an IPA. Mouthfeel was good not thin but not thick either. Overall drinkable but not a lot of outstanding qualities.

Serving type: on-tap

05-18-2011 00:47:30 | More by vtblackdog
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tiger88

Alabama

3.48/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

I had this today with my pub burger. Pretty earthy as an IPA goes. Pretty color, head doesn't last too long. This is the only brew I tried but was fairly impressed. They were $4 for a pint served in an imperial pint glass. I would reccommend this for an PA fan but for the novice beer drinker, I would probably steer clear

Serving type: on-tap

04-04-2008 19:46:40 | More by tiger88
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goblue3509

Pennsylvania

3.43/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a hazy copper color with a one to one and half finger white head. The head gives way to moderate lace up and down the glass. The nose has a pine and floral hop aroma but it is a little faint. The taste has a caramel malt backbone with a pine and earthy hop bite at the end there is a hint of sweet malt. The beer is much more balanced than most ipas, not a hop head beer. The mouthfeel is modearately carbonated. Overall it is a solid ipa not a hop head ipa but more balanced and overall well rounded.

Serving type: on-tap

08-17-2011 12:30:32 | More by goblue3509
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weeare138

Pennsylvania

3.2/5  rDev -15.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Appears a copper toned amber with a 2 finger white head that slowly fades into a mild cap and hearty collar. Scattered lacing is left around the glass. Lots of thick streams of CO2 rise to the top.
Smell is of caramel, toffee, nutty, malty, along with light herbal, grassy, earthy hops.
Taste is a mix of herbal hops and a more heavily ended sugary malt with some grassy bitterness found in the finish.
Mouthfeel is creamy up front leading to a somewhat spritzy feel along the palate.
Not bad. I look forward to my return visit next(possibly next Summer), where I hope to see a few different varietal IPAs being featured instead of just the house IPA. Heck...shoot for a double IPA, now that the cap is popped.

Serving type: on-tap

09-12-2007 21:02:19 | More by weeare138
Swamp Fox IPA from Quigley's Pint & Plate
85 out of 100 based on 15 ratings.