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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

8,459 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 8,459
Reviews: 1,974
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 9.52%
Wants: 877
Gots: 1,293 | 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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moosington

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4.58/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Bomber.

Pours a beautiful golden orange with a nice white head that fades, though becomes a lacing machine.

Aroma follows suit from other reviews, incredibly tropical, sweet citrus and an undeniable peach dominate with a very underscored hop scent.

Flavor is very peachy with an extreme balance between malt and hop, very pleasant bitterness in the finish.

Mouthfeel is great. Very tight carbonation rushes through quickly and finishes extremely refreshingly.

This is a fantastic IPA, extremely drinkable and refreshing (90 degrees out as I type). This was an extremely fresh bottle, which certainly played a large part in the awesomeness.

Serving type: bottle

04-19-2009 21:02:11 | More by moosington
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Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 8,459 ratings.