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Jai Alai IPA - Cigar City Brewing

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

5,618 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 5,618
Reviews: 1,118
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 9.84%
Wants: 737
Gots: 905 | FT: 54
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: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

This is my first review so forgive me for my lack of knowledge and verbiage ( new to good beer).

Very smooth taste with a crisp citrus flavors. Nice hint of orange color. My personal favorite. Just enough hops with a sweet caramel twist to it. It is light in the mouth. Wonderful beer for a hot summer day sitting on the porch.

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On tap at the Dark Lord Day. Sampled before my pallet got eviscerated and my brain turned to jelly.

Notes:
Nice pour. Hazy yellow with a perfect, wispy white head like whipped cream. Smells of strong citrus hops--orange, grapefruit, and pineapple. Tastes very fresh, very high alpha, lots and lots of delicious fruit. Very hop-heavy, good yeast burst at the end to balance it out somewhat.

I must have liked it an awful lot to have bothered to review it. Nothing genre-defining, but a damn good example of its style.

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Jai Alai IPA from Cigar City Brewing
95 out of 100 based on 5,618 ratings.