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Pako's IPA - Snake River Brewing Company & Brewpub

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Pako's IPAPako's IPA

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

204 Ratings
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Ratings: 204
Reviews: 57
rAvg: 4.1
pDev: 9.76%
Wants: 47
Gots: 15 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Snake River Brewing Company & Brewpub visit their website
Wyoming, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Named for Pako (say “PACO”) the dog (No wait, Pako’s not a dog!) This full flavored, fully hop-evident IPA will have the hopheads rejoicing. 6.8% ABV and 60+ IBUs with explosive hop aroma from a pungent Simcoe/columbus blend.

(Beer added by: Bitterbill on 05-23-2010)
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Photo of Wasatch
4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks goes out to Bitterbill for this brew.

Pours a nice hazy golden pale yellow color, very nice carbonation, with a nice one-finger creamy off-white head, with some nice sticky lacing left behind. The nose is hoppy, with some nice citrus and pine notes. The taste is very nice hoppy, very slight malt note, with a nice touch of citrus/pine. Medium body, with a slight bitter/dry finish. It's been awhile since I've had anything from SN, we use to get it here, but it's been years. A very tasty brew from a can, another very nice brew from SN. Thanks Bill!

Wasatch, Jun 20, 2012
Photo of Lebzilla
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Lebzilla, Nov 11, 2013
Photo of CB2maltygoodness
4/5  rDev -2.4%

CB2maltygoodness, Aug 06, 2013
Photo of birchstick
4/5  rDev -2.4%

birchstick, Dec 19, 2013
Photo of whahappened27
4/5  rDev -2.4%

whahappened27, Mar 01, 2012
Photo of steamboatbrewer
4/5  rDev -2.4%

steamboatbrewer, Feb 25, 2012
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4/5  rDev -2.4%

NickSMpls, Jul 23, 2014
Photo of LoganMc
4/5  rDev -2.4%

LoganMc, Oct 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.4%

juneauscott, Jul 27, 2014
Photo of moshea
4/5  rDev -2.4%

moshea, Aug 08, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.4%

teraflx, May 18, 2014
Photo of Pat
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Pat, Mar 16, 2012
Photo of Zuidman
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Zuidman, Mar 24, 2013
Photo of herr_fish
4/5  rDev -2.4%

herr_fish, Nov 22, 2013
Photo of djrn2
4/5  rDev -2.4%

djrn2, Feb 12, 2013
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4/5  rDev -2.4%

t0rin0, Jan 28, 2013
Photo of meehandennis
4/5  rDev -2.4%

meehandennis, Aug 01, 2013
Photo of DIPAFAN
4/5  rDev -2.4%

DIPAFAN, Feb 18, 2013
Photo of rab53
4/5  rDev -2.4%

rab53, Aug 18, 2013
Photo of MDDMD
4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-medium amber color with a nice off-white head and decent lacing

S-citrus, malt, pine, hint of sweetness

T-grapefruit, orange, malt, light caramel, pine, moderate bitter hop finish

F- medium body with moderate carbonation, smooth with dry finish

O-solid IPA but just a touch on the sweet side for me

MDDMD, Aug 18, 2013
Photo of spoony
4/5  rDev -2.4%

spoony, Sep 23, 2012
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4/5  rDev -2.4%

derkfromwi, May 29, 2013
Photo of pinnser
4/5  rDev -2.4%

pinnser, Jul 24, 2013
Photo of RblWthACoz
4.03/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

You know, I can't help but say that this smells like hairspray. I don't know what that means. Maybe I took a sniff of things too quick when I opened the can. Anyways. This is a pretty hoppy brew with strong citrus tones and a salty edge as well. Smooth feel. A nice IPA. A bit too bright for me, but glad to have tried it.

RblWthACoz, Mar 28, 2013
Photo of Digimaika2
4.03/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

(4.0) A: Nice copper coloured with a tall and creamy head that dissipates quickly to a thin veiled blanket. Good retention and lacing.

(4.25) S: Pine, buttery bread, grapefruit, toffee, and hints of apple & pear. Very good mix of bold aromas including a near-perfect sweet smelling bread aroma that’s hard to find in many IPAs.

(4.0) T: Similar to aroma with pine, bread, citrus, toffee, and nutty qualities. Pleasingly dry and moderately bitter with a slight richness provided by the bready malt backbone.

(3.75) M: Medium-lighter bodied with a moderate carbonation. Fair amount of resin with a mildly slick texture.

(4.0) D: Very good IPA that has some standout qualities in both taste and aroma. If this were available in my area I could see this being in my regular rotation.

Digimaika2, Aug 31, 2013
Pako's IPA from Snake River Brewing Company & Brewpub
92 out of 100 based on 204 ratings.