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Overbite IPA - Old Forge Brewing Company

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Overbite IPAOverbite IPA

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very good

157 Ratings
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Ratings: 157
Reviews: 29
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 9.74%
Wants: 4
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Old Forge Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: gestyr on 12-30-2010

An American IPA with big malt character giving perfect balance to the abundance of Pacific Northwest hops. Hopheads won't be disappointed. This beer was released for our 1st Anniversary celebration at the pub, then quickly became a year round favorite (cans and draft) 7.5% alc by vol. and ~75 IBU's

Initial release: 12/5/2009
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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours a copper colored body with orange hues beneath the robust, foamy, off-white head which slowly dissolves to leave a constant ring of lacing clinging to the glass.

This is certainly more of a malt forward IPA featuring toasted and bread like malt with pine and woody hops. The malt is more present as it warms with zesty citrus hops appearing as well.

Again, a maltier flavor, quite tasty featuring toasted bread and toffee malt with piney hops, and a palate coating citrus hops finish that is sweet and fresh.

Medium in body with medium to generous carbonation and a palate coating, sticky finish.

If you like your IPAs on the malty side this is a nice one.

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I’d say this is definitely misclassified as an IPA but I have no idea what it category it belongs in.

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Overbite IPA from Old Forge Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 157 ratings.