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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

8,262 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 8,262
Reviews: 1,969
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 9.52%
Wants: 861
Gots: 1,198 | FT: 44
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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NathanFink

Iowa

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

05-11-2013 14:22:11 | More by NathanFink
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kustard

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +2%

05-11-2013 13:55:29 | More by kustard
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Muggins25

California

4/5  rDev -9.3%

05-11-2013 06:22:36 | More by Muggins25
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cwelsh55

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

05-11-2013 03:49:42 | More by cwelsh55
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b-one

California

4.5/5  rDev +2%

05-11-2013 03:29:08 | More by b-one
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mpedara429

Massachusetts

4.49/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Pours out a very clear amber color with one finger of white head.

S: Smells like pine, candied oranges, and pineapple juice.

T: Pine, pineapple, grapefruit with just a hint of herbal and floral tones. Nice bitter hop profile that is balanced by sweet malt.

M: Medium body and medium carbonation. Surprisingly smooth and light for a beer so full of flavor.

O: I was skeptical to try this since I wasn't crazy about their Big Eye IPA. I find the Sculpin to be a lot more complex. I think it's got a little of something for every IPA drinker to enjoy. I can definitely see myself going back and treating myself to a 22 oz. of this. here or there.

Serving type: bottle

05-11-2013 01:42:39 | More by mpedara429
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Corey17

New York

4/5  rDev -9.3%

05-11-2013 01:42:19 | More by Corey17
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awdturboiv

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +2%

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wcl113

Illinois

5/5  rDev +13.4%

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BadJustin

New York

4/5  rDev -9.3%

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vitters03

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +2%

05-10-2013 23:30:35 | More by vitters03
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olivermonster

Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

05-10-2013 22:15:01 | More by olivermonster
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WhatdaHec

California

4.5/5  rDev +2%

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roostor07

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +2%

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Dreamer

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

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cgentzkow

California

4.5/5  rDev +2%

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gfap61

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

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Artjsantos

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +2%

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Listers

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

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Lasering

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

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MCDub

North Carolina

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

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twenty5

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

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mcondon3

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

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BRoss242

Louisiana

3.75/5  rDev -15%

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EgretLife

Hawaii

5/5  rDev +13.4%

05-10-2013 08:38:45 | More by EgretLife
Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 8,262 ratings.