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West Shore IPA - Al's of Hampden / Pizza Boy Brewing

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BA SCORE
89
very good

92 Ratings
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Ratings: 92
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 8.82%
Wants: 1
Gots: 13 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Al's of Hampden / Pizza Boy Brewing visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A west coast style IPA, over-the-top hoppy and oh so dry. Hopped with simcoe, columbus and a touch of citra.

(Beer added by: akorsak on 07-01-2012)
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Ratings: 92 | Reviews: 12 | Display Reviews Only:
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

Ludwigkpa, Oct 24, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

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4/5  rDev +0.8%

GeorgeCarroll, Oct 14, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

barflybastard, Oct 13, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

grimey68, Oct 12, 2014
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3.99/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

jbaker67, Oct 11, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

baybum, Oct 01, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

One of my favorite IPA's. Nothing too crazy, but when you live close by and get to try it out of a cask, it is amazing.

MisterHooks, Sep 24, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

Nicely Done.
Not the best IPA I've ever had, but far from the worst!
Nice citrusy/piney stacked on a nice malt base. Kind of like an East Coast IPA that was heading West, but got lost out somewhere in Montana.
I like to support local breweries and this one is definitely growler-worthy!
Support your local gun-fighter...um...i mean brew-master.

AutumnWolf13, Sep 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

Mipper, Sep 21, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

Lorianneb, Sep 19, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev -4.3%

PAarcher, Sep 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

MicroBeerMan1980, Sep 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

timwardjr, Sep 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

brother_kenneth, Sep 07, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

KAP1356, Sep 03, 2014
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3.85/5  rDev -3%

mdaschaf, Sep 03, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

nmann08, Aug 30, 2014
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3.85/5  rDev -3%

ShanePB, Aug 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

AMarkle6524, Aug 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

Garit, Aug 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

dfhhead25, Aug 01, 2014
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3.93/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours a slightly fogged amber with an off-white head that leaves a lot of lace. Kind of an earthy, leafy, pine thing going on here. This is named West Shore, but it seems more East Coast an IPA to me. Almost Double Simcoe-like? (I swear I didn't read the notes on this beer before I wrote that.) Not that I've had that recently. Anyways. An interesting brew from Pizza Boy, but not what you would expect judging from the name.

RblWthACoz, Aug 01, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

JeepinGreg, Jul 31, 2014
West Shore IPA from Al's of Hampden / Pizza Boy Brewing
89 out of 100 based on 92 ratings.