1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Jai Alai IPA - Cigar City Brewing

Not Rated.
Jai Alai IPAJai Alai IPA

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
95
world-class

4,690 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 4,690
Reviews: 1,066
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 9.6%
Wants: 637
Gots: 593 | FT: 50
Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Pours copper in color with notes of citrus and tropical fruit in the aroma. Flavor has upfront citrus bitterness with a hint of caramel and citrus and tropical fruit hop notes in the finish.

70 IBU

(Beer added by: cjgator3 on 12-05-2008)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 4,690 | Reviews: 1,066 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by AdamBear:
Photo of AdamBear
AdamBear

Pennsylvania

4.94/5  rDev +15.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

A-dark gold, almost reddish. good amount of cream colored head

S-mmm good fresh hops and pineapple! also a little bit of a cigar scent with spice. good strength. smells absolutely delicious.

T-intial hit is pretty bold with pineapple, citrus spices, and some hops. its such a rare an amazing taste.. the ending is a tab bit more hoppy. not very bitter at all, its mostly creamy. the after-taste is citrusy with a cigar spice to it.

M-medium to low carbonation but is very soft to the mouth. extremely creamy

D-honestly, the more you drink it, the better it tastes.this might be my favorite go to beer in the world actually. one thing about this...i always make it my last drink. for some reason when i have it first, it tastes almost mediocre. but if its my last drink of the night, i always find it to be my favorite.

Serving type: on-tap

12-05-2010 17:37:21 | More by AdamBear
More User Reviews:
Photo of texaswhiplash
texaswhiplash

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-25-2014 17:24:45 | More by texaswhiplash
Photo of Dave_Heltzel
Dave_Heltzel

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-25-2014 17:17:30 | More by Dave_Heltzel
Photo of Narthax
Narthax

Oklahoma

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-25-2014 16:43:02 | More by Narthax
Photo of Big_V
Big_V

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

07-25-2014 16:34:31 | More by Big_V
Photo of sweene83
sweene83

Florida

1.5/5  rDev -64.9%

07-25-2014 16:15:43 | More by sweene83
Photo of Austin_M
Austin_M

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

07-25-2014 16:14:07 | More by Austin_M
Photo of Tyecko
Tyecko

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-25-2014 15:50:50 | More by Tyecko
Photo of cnbrown313
cnbrown313

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-25-2014 14:31:13 | More by cnbrown313
Photo of SCanthony
SCanthony

South Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-25-2014 13:07:42 | More by SCanthony
Photo of Will_Rivera
Will_Rivera

New York

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-25-2014 08:16:13 | More by Will_Rivera
Photo of B33rcules
B33rcules

Alabama

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-25-2014 05:16:31 | More by B33rcules
Photo of SCEV
SCEV

South Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-25-2014 01:47:52 | More by SCEV
Photo of Birdsack
Birdsack

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-25-2014 01:36:12 | More by Birdsack
Photo of AshlandNacho
AshlandNacho

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-24-2014 20:39:52 | More by AshlandNacho
Photo of shiggins22
shiggins22

South Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-24-2014 20:00:45 | More by shiggins22
Photo of djjozo
djjozo

Florida

5/5  rDev +17.1%

07-24-2014 17:55:37 | More by djjozo
Photo of A-D
A-D

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-24-2014 14:30:41 | More by A-D
Photo of BigRedDog
BigRedDog

Tennessee

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

07-24-2014 04:34:59 | More by BigRedDog
Photo of DTSweet
DTSweet


4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-24-2014 03:01:10 | More by DTSweet
Photo of lorenwhite7
lorenwhite7

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-24-2014 02:26:21 | More by lorenwhite7
Photo of Halfbrother83
Halfbrother83

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-24-2014 01:46:24 | More by Halfbrother83
Photo of Beerpaddy
Beerpaddy


5/5  rDev +17.1%

07-24-2014 00:35:05 | More by Beerpaddy
Photo of l0rddavis
l0rddavis

Florida

5/5  rDev +17.1%

07-23-2014 22:26:04 | More by l0rddavis
Photo of 5thngoal
5thngoal

Missouri

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

07-23-2014 22:25:09 | More by 5thngoal
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Jai Alai IPA from Cigar City Brewing
95 out of 100 based on 4,690 ratings.