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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

9,702 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 9,702
Reviews: 2,060
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 9.75%
Wants: 977
Gots: 1,901 | FT: 41
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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5/5  rDev +13.4%

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4.64/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a pint glass. bb 4/22/13 must be pretty fresh.

A - Small, white foamy head leaving nice laces on the glass. Great deep gold/copper IPA color.

S - Great citrusly hop notes on the nose. Very crisp.

T - Solid hop flavor. Taste outways the smell, great use of bittering hops. Really not getting all that much malt to balance it out, but that is fine with me.

M - Incredibly drinkable for how hoppy the beer is. Carbonation is right on and it leaves a nice grassy hop taste in your mouth after you take a sip.

O - Love it. Oh why oh why are you 16.99 for a sixer!?

BeastLU, Jan 10, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

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Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 9,702 ratings.