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Lower Standard - Peekskill Brewery

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BA SCORE
89
very good

23 Ratings
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Ratings: 23
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 8.27%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Peekskill Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  3.90% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Younger sibling to the Easter Standard which sacrifices none of it’s signature hop flavor and aroma. Feel free to reach for another of this low alcohol content light bodied Half-IPA.

(Beer added by: Billolick on 06-12-2013)
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Reviews by tobelerone:
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

tobelerone, Jun 23, 2013
More User Reviews:
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4.01/5  rDev -2.4%

"We have standards and double standards…Citra and Simcoe hops shine. Tropical Fruit on the nose and a medium body with plenty for the hops lovers" PB's blurb

Growler filed at the brewery yesterday

A- Bronzed golden lighter amber. Hazed under an eggshell clingy head, that stays. Thicker, film, high collar and then nice looking and fine webs and fields of lace up and down the glass.

S - Orange, grapefruit and a touch of lime

T- snappy n citric, with more of the above. Heavy orange notes, ginger, more lime and some of the cat piss notes that citra hops seem to provide.

M- Zesty n crisp

O- Very enjoyable. Bright and tasty IPA. Went better then well with some spicy thai noodles and grilled chicken.

Billolick, Jun 12, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

sfr26, Aug 06, 2013
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

waddellc2, Jun 08, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

MarkJBurch, Jun 16, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

campfirebrew, Jun 30, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

WeisGuy, Apr 05, 2014
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4.34/5  rDev +5.6%

On draft at the brewery.

Poured a sparkling light brassy hue with a one finger foamy white head. There was good retention and lacing.

The smell featured fresh and vibrant pine and citrus notes.

The taste consisted of clean structured pine and citrus notes, which rested atop a light grainy malt.

The mouthfeel was understandably lighter with a pleasant carbonation.

Overall a flavorful small IPA with superior drinkability.

plaid75, Jul 01, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

ThatsThatDude, Jan 05, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

BKBassist, Jun 24, 2013
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

On tap at Peekskill.

This was easily the best brew I had during my visit to Peekskill, which is strange considering the weakness of the other two Standard IPAs.

Pale yellow pour, cloudy, not too different in appearance from the Eastern Standard, topped with a foamy white head; good retention and a bit of lacing on the glass. Pine needles and lemon in the nose, light biscuity malts. Though light on the palate, there was a lot of good, fresh flavor in this beer (again, made me wonder how this could be related to the other two), lemony and bright, with a grainy malt backdrop. This is what a session IPA is supposed to be. Light-medium body, crisp and clean, overall quite enjoyable.

Rifugium, Jun 08, 2014
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5/5  rDev +21.7%

ChrisStoneIPALover, Jan 29, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

POTABLE83, May 02, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

ncelauro, Jun 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

tun, Jul 14, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

markgugs, Jul 04, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

Googs, Jun 19, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

PEIhop, Jan 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

juliusseizure, Nov 12, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

jrnyc, Apr 27, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

JxExM, Jul 22, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

petermethot, Aug 04, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

Will_Rivera, Jul 22, 2014
Lower Standard from Peekskill Brewery
89 out of 100 based on 23 ratings.