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Jai Alai IPA - Cigar City Brewing

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

4,743 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 4,743
Reviews: 1,068
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 9.84%
Wants: 641
Gots: 605 | 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)
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REDBIKE22

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4.85/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Had this on tap at OLDSMAR TAP HOUSE, undoubtedly tampa bay's best pub....overall awesome IPA! Strong hop flavor...close to the Sierra Nevada Torpedo...I was shocked it came from Tampa! Excellent with cheese and crackers...gonna have to check out Cigar City Brewery and see what else they have! Wanting it to come out in bottles locally!

Serving type: on-tap

04-04-2009 21:08:55 | More by REDBIKE22
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Jai Alai IPA from Cigar City Brewing
95 out of 100 based on 4,743 ratings.