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Shotgun Willie IPA - Peekskill Brewery

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Shotgun Willie IPA
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BA SCORE
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outstanding

82 Ratings
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Ratings: 82
Reviews: 11
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 10.71%
Wants: 8
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Peekskill Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our tribute to Willie…Shotgun Willie IPA’s aromas of cantaloupe and gooseberry come directly from New Zealand’s Nelson Sauvin Hops. Rye and wheat contribute to a distinct dry grain flavor. Pouring pale straw in color with full hop character, this is unlike any IPA you’ve had before.

(Beer added by: Billolick on 12-12-2011)
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Reviews by mcintire78:
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mcintire78

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

03-03-2013 19:56:08 | More by mcintire78
More User Reviews:
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Billolick

New York

4.43/5  rDev +7.8%

Enjoyed two fresh pints of this one on tap at the brewery.

One of the first brews created by the new brewer, Jeff O'Neal of Ithaca Brewery fame.

Pours lighter tangarine, under a frothy off white head, that leaves generous webs of lace and sheeting

Fruity and pungent hopped up nose.

This is a hoppy, fruity, big and bold IPA, that curreently is tasty quite fresh. Melon, grapefruit, berries, hops, some pepper on the back end, a lot going on here and its all good stuff. Hoppy goodness, fruity intrigue and complexity....no doubt this is the best beer I've ever had from PBC. Bartenders were saying they have been selling a ton of this stuff, it's easy to understand why...

12-12-2011 00:50:21 | More by Billolick
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virinow

New York

4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

02-14-2012 22:47:42 | More by virinow
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Griffith

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -2.7%

01-27-2014 22:54:24 | More by Griffith
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chrishiker1409

New York

4/5  rDev -2.7%

05-19-2014 15:59:07 | More by chrishiker1409
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Ralphs66

New York

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

02-17-2013 02:01:34 | More by Ralphs66
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pjkelley82

New York

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

03-01-2014 22:45:11 | More by pjkelley82
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Dylanjf

New York

3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

01-31-2014 04:55:25 | More by Dylanjf
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campfirebrew

New York

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

06-30-2013 04:43:41 | More by campfirebrew
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Chugs13

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

03-10-2013 20:11:24 | More by Chugs13
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WeisGuy

New York

4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

02-18-2013 00:43:05 | More by WeisGuy
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pknyc

New York

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

10-15-2013 00:41:25 | More by pknyc
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JoeBloe

New York

4/5  rDev -2.7%

10-06-2013 14:12:55 | More by JoeBloe
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plaid75

New York

4.48/5  rDev +9%

Poured a hazy dark straw hue with a one finger foamy white head. There was good retention and lacing.

The smell featured balmy tropical fruit hop aromas.

The taste was likewise balmy with elements of pineapple and grapefruit. Soft round malts detected as well.

The mouthfeel was full with a residual bitterness.

Overall a smooth and tasty utter hop bomb.

10-11-2012 18:37:46 | More by plaid75
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DrinkSlurm

Connecticut

4.23/5  rDev +2.9%

On tap at the PB. Poured into standard pint. Slightly cloudy orange/golden. Nice head with lacing retention.
Smells of bitter fruity hops. Taste is of a nice hop bite with citrus and fruit. You really get the hop flavor without it being too bitter. Its a very mild IPA, but full of flavor. Really tastey. I cant wait to have again. Great brew.

02-13-2012 13:47:53 | More by DrinkSlurm
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Syracuse12

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

07-07-2013 01:01:16 | More by Syracuse12
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david18

New York

3/5  rDev -27%

12-29-2013 15:52:58 | More by david18
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ThatsThatDude

New York

5/5  rDev +21.7%

01-05-2014 19:23:17 | More by ThatsThatDude
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anticipation23

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -2.7%

10-17-2013 14:37:08 | More by anticipation23
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Mikexw

New York

4/5  rDev -2.7%

04-08-2014 18:31:46 | More by Mikexw
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poopons8n

California

4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

06-24-2013 22:58:07 | More by poopons8n
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Hirshi

New York

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

01-27-2014 15:19:48 | More by Hirshi
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phingdong

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev -2.7%

03-20-2013 02:38:19 | More by phingdong
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gonzowestwood

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

08-24-2013 17:08:22 | More by gonzowestwood
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Thorpe429

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

03-13-2013 22:39:29 | More by Thorpe429
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Shotgun Willie IPA from Peekskill Brewery
91 out of 100 based on 82 ratings.