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India Pale Ale - Davidson Brothers Restaurant & Brewery

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India Pale AleIndia Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
74
okay

104 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 104
Reviews: 47
rAvg: 3.18
pDev: 18.87%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Davidson Brothers Restaurant & Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: sponberg on 08-13-2002)
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eporter66

New York

3.5/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

From tap into pint glass at Davidson Brothers Restaurant

A - Golden/Orange color, with 1 finger head and decent lacing

S - No strong aroma, hops and a bit of citrus

T - A hint of malt, with some hops bitterness at the finish.

M - Average mouthfeel and tingly carbonation

D - This beer does go down nice and smooth, not the strongest hop presence for an IPA, but a good drinking beer.

Serving type: on-tap

04-04-2009 20:05:22 | More by eporter66
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S: first thing that hit me was an odd sour smell; there are some earthy hops behind that, but the sourness is tough to get past;

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India Pale Ale from Davidson Brothers Restaurant & Brewery
74 out of 100 based on 104 ratings.