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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
91
outstanding

167 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 167
Reviews: 52
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 9.29%
Wants: 42
Gots: 10 | 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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New York

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

09-19-2013 21:21:13 | More by SkiBum22
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Cazlo

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

09-15-2013 15:12:38 | More by Cazlo
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Digimaika2

Ontario (Canada)

4.03/5  rDev -1.5%
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.

Serving type: can

08-31-2013 03:00:42 | More by Digimaika2
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timsoder

Utah

3.25/5  rDev -20.5%

08-30-2013 20:30:39 | More by timsoder
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FortKnox15

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

08-26-2013 16:43:52 | More by FortKnox15
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Kevin79

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -2.2%

08-23-2013 00:06:18 | More by Kevin79
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APB

Nebraska

4/5  rDev -2.2%

08-22-2013 05:13:37 | More by APB
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MarshMan71

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

08-21-2013 21:31:33 | More by MarshMan71
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TheBishopco

Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev -14.4%

08-21-2013 05:33:12 | More by TheBishopco
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MDDMD

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -2.2%
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

Serving type: can

08-18-2013 17:32:56 | More by MDDMD
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rab53

Washington

4/5  rDev -2.2%

08-18-2013 07:39:26 | More by rab53
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GatorLCA

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +10%

08-13-2013 19:33:01 | More by GatorLCA
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Hopheadjeffery

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

08-13-2013 15:24:18 | More by Hopheadjeffery
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bennett_loves_good_beer

Wyoming

3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

08-10-2013 03:08:13 | More by bennett_loves_good_beer
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CB2maltygoodness

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev -2.2%

08-06-2013 16:03:11 | More by CB2maltygoodness
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williamjbauer

West Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

08-03-2013 02:44:24 | More by williamjbauer
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meehandennis

Maine

4/5  rDev -2.2%

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Shaaarrrp

Virginia

4.63/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

This is some seriously good beer...Did not expect much when I ordered it and even less when I saw it. Dont get me wrong-the appearance is beautiful but it doesnt look anything like a bold or hoppy good ipa. The light appearance masks an absolutely amazing hop profile that instantly made me think of Pliny. I think this stuff is actually bolder yet smoother than the elder...the lower abv explains the smoothness but I can't put a finger on the source of the bold goodness. Mouthfeel is very nice....I feel like this is an ipa even casual ipa drinkers would enjoy...you can taste the hoppy goodness but it still goes down incredibly smooth without more than a slight hint of bitterness.

If you see this, buy immmeeeed and enjoy!

Serving type: on-tap

07-28-2013 00:23:59 | More by Shaaarrrp
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pinnser

Colorado

4/5  rDev -2.2%

07-24-2013 16:14:21 | More by pinnser
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Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

07-20-2013 17:03:50 | More by UWBadgerFan4Life
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California

4/5  rDev -2.2%

07-10-2013 23:23:22 | More by imyourhero21
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California

4/5  rDev -2.2%

07-06-2013 15:48:09 | More by SirBentham
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Idaho

4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

06-25-2013 00:05:23 | More by mumbrell
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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

06-22-2013 23:43:50 | More by rudylaw
Pako's IPA from Snake River Brewing Company & Brewpub
91 out of 100 based on 167 ratings.