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Hop Harvest - Ipswich Ale Brewery

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89
very good

41 Ratings
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Ratings: 41
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 9.45%
Wants: 1
Gots: 11 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Ipswich Ale Brewery visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jhartley on 07-19-2014)
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4.06/5  rDev +1%

Doomcifer, 44 minutes ago
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3.75/5  rDev -6.7%

trevorpost, Sunday at 02:57 AM
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4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Dizzy242, Oct 25, 2014
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4.48/5  rDev +11.4%

Mwbr_d, Oct 23, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

Jaycase, Oct 11, 2014
Photo of smcolw
3.91/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Small head that settles to rim bubbles quickly. Some slippery lace after each sip. The liquid is light amber with very mild haze.

Pleasant, fresh hop aroma. Pale malt smell in the background.

Brief, lightly toasted malt. There's a black pepper bite that comes through very quickly, leaving an extremely bitter swallow and long aftertaste. Relatively thin bodied with an above average level of CO2.

smcolw, Oct 11, 2014
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4.15/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Poured from a 12oz bottle into a US tumbler pint glass.

A: The beer is a light amber color, with a short off-white head that fades slowly and leaves a thick lace on the glass.

S: The aroma contains fruity citrus, floral hops and caramelized malts.

T: The taste starts out sweet and fruity with flavors of citrus and caramel. Then a quick burst of piney hops bitterness comes in. The malt character is hearty but not too heavy and creates a good balance. The after-taste is slightly hoppy and slightly sweet.

M: Crisp and smooth, medium body, medium carbonation, finish is slightly sticky.

O: Tasty, goes down very easily, not too filling, good kick, very good representation of style, this is a very nice flavorful IPA to pound down for a long time.

TheManiacalOne, Oct 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev -0.5%

Jeff_Benson, Oct 05, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6.7%

Trashcat, Oct 05, 2014
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4/5  rDev -0.5%

makeshifty, Oct 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev -0.5%

jbarletto, Oct 03, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

Remdog, Oct 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev -0.5%

Kruja5, Oct 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -25.4%

meb3476, Sep 29, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

ryanjtravis, Sep 29, 2014
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4.12/5  rDev +2.5%

Hoggo, Sep 29, 2014
Photo of SABERG
3.94/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured into a modified tulip glass.
A - Straw colored with exceptional clarity, gentle carbonation caps out with a thin white crown. Lacing
follows the glass to the bottom.
S - Fresh grass, only a hint of citrus, a hint of conifer and orange.
T - Intriguing, the start is floral, then a balancing act of malt and hops. A fabulous display of
craft. Not weighted in any one area makes this stand out.
F - Light carbonation keeps the palate clean, starts with hints of hop oils, middle may be the best where blends of
light malts and fresh hops meet.
O - Ipswich has a real treat here. Worth seeking out.

SABERG, Sep 26, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

12 oz.bottle into goblet. hops front and center with a hint of malt. pours coppery clear with little or no cloudiness. may well be the clearest of ipswich's pale ale lineup.

brunop, Sep 26, 2014
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3/5  rDev -25.4%

ColdOneKev, Sep 22, 2014
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4.24/5  rDev +5.5%

cmackey17, Sep 21, 2014
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4.05/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Dools9, Sep 20, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +11.9%

smk1363, Sep 20, 2014
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3.85/5  rDev -4.2%

Rekrule, Sep 14, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

loupap, Sep 11, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

Very clear and light straw colored with an inviting aroma of honey malt and tangerine hops. Rich flavor of pine and citrus hops, a pepper bite, with subtle malt riding beneath. Very hoppy, with great hop flavors. Hop forward with moderate bitterness. Full mouthfeel, finishes tingly, hops warm the cheeks. Haven't had an Ipswich in a while, this one is really good.

far333, Sep 08, 2014
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Hop Harvest from Ipswich Ale Brewery
89 out of 100 based on 41 ratings.