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Jai Alai IPA - Cigar City Brewing

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4,666 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,666
Reviews: 1,066
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 9.6%
Wants: 637
Gots: 585 | FT: 49
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)
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DUBinMIA

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4.2/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a tulip from a bottle. Beer is golden orange with white head that dissipates quickly but leaves decent lace.

Smell is like a almost like a complex Belgian ale.... Very dominate hop citrus floral and spicy notes at once... great!!! even some yeast and malt is noticeable.

Taste is good.. initial hop flavor is delicious. ends with a smooth malt flavor that i wasn't expecting. some yeast notes in the middle as well.

light to medium body with average to light carbonation.

Great IPA must try!!!

Serving type: bottle

08-13-2011 22:24:09 | More by DUBinMIA
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Jai Alai IPA from Cigar City Brewing
95 out of 100 based on 4,666 ratings.