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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

8,885 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 8,885
Reviews: 1,996
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 9.52%
Wants: 909
Gots: 1,523 | FT: 50
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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Karibourgeois

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -20.6%

04-20-2014 22:18:19 | More by Karibourgeois
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ttylicki

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

04-20-2014 22:05:25 | More by ttylicki
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nmickels13

Georgia

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

04-20-2014 18:42:14 | More by nmickels13
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Ultimate

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +2%

04-19-2014 17:23:55 | More by Ultimate
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stensja

Minnesota

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

04-19-2014 15:27:34 | More by stensja
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johnnye1981

California

4/5  rDev -9.3%

04-19-2014 14:07:29 | More by johnnye1981
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Greasy

Kentucky

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

04-19-2014 02:16:44 | More by Greasy
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ruintenipa

Hawaii

4.5/5  rDev +2%

04-18-2014 23:58:54 | More by ruintenipa
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CLaBarre

Iowa

4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

04-18-2014 22:57:34 | More by CLaBarre
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Nefarious

California

5/5  rDev +13.4%

04-18-2014 22:14:22 | More by Nefarious
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lookrider

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +2%

04-18-2014 20:50:16 | More by lookrider
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rudabegga9

Georgia

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

04-18-2014 20:04:25 | More by rudabegga9
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n2pux

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

04-18-2014 18:39:59 | More by n2pux
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smolder23

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +2%

04-18-2014 14:12:39 | More by smolder23
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dalepigeux

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +2%

04-18-2014 04:20:39 | More by dalepigeux
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rphbrew

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

04-18-2014 00:30:40 | More by rphbrew
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jsunj

California

4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

04-18-2014 00:10:09 | More by jsunj
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humuloner22

North Carolina

4.59/5  rDev +4.1%

This is a good beer. I love the fact that you can get it in a can.

Appearance: Nice IPA color, what you should expect from such a beer.

Smell: Nice piney, citrus zest aroma, sweet but has the perfect balance.

Taste: This beer is great out of a can, its taste is similar to the aroma profile, floral, piney, citrus hop flavor. It was really good when really cold, as it warmed it was not as good to me anyway. It seemed to lack something but I cannot figure out exactly what.

Overall: This is a great beer. I think there are better but I would buy it again, just to see if something was off in this batch, not that there really was anything that was "off", it just perceived it that way this time.

04-17-2014 22:11:58 | More by humuloner22
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zrbeer1579

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -20.6%

04-17-2014 20:17:41 | More by zrbeer1579
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atrocity

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +2%

04-17-2014 17:34:15 | More by atrocity
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AMCimpi

New York

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

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Gumstump

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

04-17-2014 15:57:01 | More by Gumstump
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MakeMineADoubleJack

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +2%

04-17-2014 14:33:05 | More by MakeMineADoubleJack
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DC_Brah

District of Columbia

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

04-17-2014 14:29:04 | More by DC_Brah
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hvy1

Maine

4/5  rDev -9.3%

04-17-2014 13:40:54 | More by hvy1
Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 8,885 ratings.