Jai Alai IPA - Cigar City Brewing
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4.5/5 rDev +5.4%
Beautifully copper-orange, like so many of the jingle shells found on the beach here on Marco Island, Florida. Nice white head looks like sea foam clinging to the sides of the glass.
On first nose, it's a hugely hop-bombed orange creamsicle. Varying levels of citrus give a really nice introduction.
Somewhat vegetative and spicy to begin evolves into the orange creamsicle suggested on the nose. It's punchy, delicate, bright and highly consuming.
There's a pretty significant spice to begin, but it does mellow quickly to reveal a long-lingering hoppiness.
Really great example of an IPA - hoppy, multi-dimensional, just sings.
08-29-2014 02:10:24 | More by mdcrouser
4.75/5 rDev +11.2%
Beautiful amber color pour. Awesome citrus smell. Fruity, hoppy and freaking delicious. I love this beer. So well balanced. Not too bitter. Super easy to drink. Smooth from start to finish. The only problem with this beer is that I don't drink often enough.
Wife's Review: "Tastes like you accidentally ate something you weren't supposed to. You know like nature."
08-29-2014 01:06:54 | More by Brackh
Jai Alai IPA from Cigar City Brewing
95 out of 100 based on 5,067 ratings.