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Jai Alai IPA - Cigar City Brewing

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

4,745 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 4,745
Reviews: 1,068
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 9.84%
Wants: 644
Gots: 609 | 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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look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Jai Alai has become my favorite beer after trying over 30 different IPAs. The can has a nice design to it and I always appreciate companies that list their alcohol percentage on the label. Haven't been able to find it in bottles, but it doesn't really make too much of a difference to me since I pour it into a glass. Has a great orange color to it, and unbeatable aroma of tangerines and other citrus.

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Jai Alai IPA from Cigar City Brewing
95 out of 100 based on 4,745 ratings.