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Proxima IPA - Hop Valley Brewing Company

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Proxima IPAProxima IPA

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BA SCORE
85
very good

36 Ratings
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Ratings: 36
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 9.71%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hop Valley Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly Proxima Centauri IPA

(Beer added by: rwshelton2 on 08-25-2013)
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a - nice solid IPA color with small head out of a tap in a higher end restaurant. mainly clear, medium golden color for an IPA.

s- not very aromatic given many of the other very floral IPA types I had on the west coast

t - very easy to drink, no hard bite, but still a nice IPA flavor

m- great drinkability, could have had several more, nice level of carbnoation

o- would drink again on tap for sure if I can find it - not sure of its availability since I am the first review and this beer seems to just be coming to a wider market

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A- Poured a clear orange color with soapy off-white head that left no lacing.

S- Big pungent hoppy aroma of grapefruit, orange citrus, floral, piney, and mango notes.

T- Big pungent and hoppy flavor profile with huge grapefruit, orange citrus, and mango notes, some floral, piney hops, and a nice caramel backbone.

M- Soft carbonation, lighter bodied, and slightly watery finish.

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Proxima IPA from Hop Valley Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 36 ratings.