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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

9,671 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 9,671
Reviews: 2,056
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 9.75%
Wants: 978
Gots: 1,884 | 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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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured out of a bomber into my Duvel Tulip.

A – Slightly cloudy straw yellow pour with a nice finger and a half of foamy white head. Sticky lacing left down the glass.

S – Wonderful aroma with the nice lemony citrus smell.

T – Like the smell you immediate get the lemony citrus taste. It follows along with a nice mix of fruit flavor as noted by others with apricots, mango and grapefruit. Has an earthy piney flavor as well. Just a bit of sweetness at the end keeps the bittering flavor from overpowering this one.

M – Crisp bite with medium body and medium carbonation. Slightly drying at the end.

O – Damn fine IPA and glad I finally tried this one. It’s a great brew on a hot eve or any eve. If you can find it get it and enjoy.

GallowsThief, Jul 12, 2011
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AverageWhiteGuy, Apr 07, 2013
Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 9,671 ratings.