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Sculpin IPA - Ballast Point Brewing Company

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Sculpin IPASculpin IPA

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

8,438 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 8,438
Reviews: 1,974
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 9.52%
Wants: 874
Gots: 1,279 | FT: 45
Brewed by:
Ballast Point Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Originally named Northstar IPA. Debuted in 2005.

(Beer added by: brentk56 on 04-02-2006)
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delta490

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4.73/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Pours out a beautiful clear amber, the head is big and foamy. Reminiscent of its English ancestors, it dissipates quickly but still manages to leave nice sticky lacing. The aroma is big and bold, with nice tropical fruit notes. The taste is equally delicious and the numerous hops additions are apparent. The body is actually a little thinner than I would've thought for such a hopped up beer but it doesn't detract in any way. It's an incredible IPA.

Serving type: bottle

06-13-2013 07:08:51 | More by delta490
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Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 8,438 ratings.