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Ipswich India Pale Ale (I.P.A.) - Ipswich Ale Brewery

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Ipswich India Pale Ale (I.P.A.)Ipswich India Pale Ale (I.P.A.)

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BA SCORE
86
very good

430 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 430
Reviews: 247
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 12.83%
Wants: 18
Gots: 16 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Ipswich Ale Brewery visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-07-1998)
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Reviews by grs8313:
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grs8313

Maryland

3.68/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Review from notes, picked up a growler while in Massachusetts for Thanksgiving.

Appearance: Growler (64oz) pours amber with a very nice, thick, tan head.

Smell: Malts, hops, dough and yeast.

Taste: Hops, coffee, dough tobacco. Malts at the front of the mouth and hops as an aftertaste.

Mouthfeel: Thick and creamy, leaves the mouth feeling normal with a hop aftertaste at the back of the throat.

Drinkability: Very drinkable, a well balanced I.P.A. that could easily be enjoyed all night. I will definitely enjoy my growler.

Serving type: growler

12-10-2008 03:11:27 | More by grs8313
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Ipswich India Pale Ale (I.P.A.) from Ipswich Ale Brewery
86 out of 100 based on 430 ratings.