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Imperial IPA - Garrison Brewing Company

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Imperial IPAImperial IPA

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

195 Ratings
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Ratings: 195
Reviews: 117
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.03%
Wants: 17
Gots: 8 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Garrison Brewing Company visit their website
Nova Scotia, Canada

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Launched and enthusiastically received at the first annual Halifax Seaport Beer Fest in August 2007, this ale has quickly become known as the hoppiest beer in Atlantic Canada! Unfiltered Imperial I.P.A. is a robust, full-bodied and complex brew in the Double IPA style. An intensely fruity aroma combines nicely with a malty caramel backbone, clear hop bitterness and lingering citrusy finish. This beer is for the true hophead!

81 IBU

This beer was previously known as Garrison Imperial Pale Ale.

(Beer added by: MMansfield on 08-11-2007)
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look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Beer pours a hazy gold with a thin ivory head. Nice lacing. Smell is orangey dank resinous hops. Taste is light malt and toast up front, with a bitter orange finish. The taste is quite complex, with lots of earthy notes along with the citrus. The mouthfeel is very good. It's nicely carbonated and very drinkable. Overall, a tasty IPA. It's got a big citrus punch but is still nicely balanced.

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Imperial IPA from Garrison Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 195 ratings.