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Toughcats IPA - Marshall Wharf Brewing Company / Three Tides Restaurant

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Toughcats IPA
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83
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27 Ratings
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Ratings: 27
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: 9.7%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Marshall Wharf Brewing Company / Three Tides Restaurant visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed in collaboration with our favorite Fox Island musical trio The Toughcats, this single hop Palisade IPA is a smooth operator. Originally created for the 2011 Belfast Harborfest, popularity deemed another batch be made. Light and way too easy to drink, the apricot and peach attributes of the hop shine through in this delicious beer.

(Beer added by: beerbiatchMD on 02-06-2012)
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canned 8/24 third time having it

A: not much head but soft pourer I am pretty much standard light copper you'd expect from an APA but an Imperial Pale...

S: smells like a lager at this point a lot of bread with not much hops

T: pure malt with barely a hop taste I thought when I had it before it had some hop taste it's gone now taste like a regular lager just with some slight hop bitterness just ready and one dimensional

M: pretty standard not heavy but not cloying either

O: Fairly disappointed just an average beer that had some hop taste that disappeared quickly with barely any age now it's like drinking a straight lager

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A: Pours a golden amber color with 2+ fingers of creamy head that takes a while to fade down to a cap. Leaves some great lacing all the way down the glass

S: Some light earthy, floral, and fruity hops stick out amongst some deep caramel malts and breadiness. Not over the top, but refreshing

T: Follows the nose. Starts off with the lightly sweet malts and earthy and light citrusy tones of the palisades. Some floral notes come along with the breadiness. Finishes with a touch of sweetness and very low bitterness

M: Medium bodied with moderate carbonation

O: Because of the low(er) bittering abilities of the palisade hops (this is a single hop IPA), this one is more on the refreshing side of IPAs rather than tongue-numbing side of others. If you like earthy and floral IPAs with lower-end bittering, this one will definitely suit your style

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Toughcats IPA from Marshall Wharf Brewing Company / Three Tides Restaurant
83 out of 100 based on 27 ratings.