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Dorado Double IPA - Ballast Point Brewing Company

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Dorado Double IPADorado Double IPA

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,659 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,659
Reviews: 496
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 9.9%
Wants: 199
Gots: 128 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Ballast Point Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: drewbage on 06-14-2003)
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4.55/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

At times overlooked, but quite possibly the quintessential San Diego DIPA. Hits all the traditional notes of grapefruit, orange, tangerine, and pine. Perfectly balanced, it has the drinkability of a much lesser ABV brew. No alcohol presence whatsoever. One of my favorite beers, period. It's so well put together, why wouldn't it be? Approachable, yet plenty hoppy for the most discerning hop head...

beerdedking, Nov 11, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

very good double IPA, not best I've had, but very drinkable recommend if you are a IPA fan.

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Exceptional fruity tones without the heat. Medium body feel and nice malt sweetness.

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Dorado Double IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 1,659 ratings.