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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

9,048 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 9,048
Reviews: 2,010
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 9.75%
Wants: 929
Gots: 1,599 | FT: 49
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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jwhitm3


4.52/5  rDev +2.5%

08-31-2014 20:49:51 | More by jwhitm3
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chigator

Florida

5/5  rDev +13.4%

08-31-2014 19:00:54 | More by chigator
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Korcula2chill


4.52/5  rDev +2.5%

08-31-2014 17:18:04 | More by Korcula2chill
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malfunxion

New York

4.5/5  rDev +2%

08-31-2014 17:13:22 | More by malfunxion
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HOP-E-DAYZ

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

08-31-2014 15:36:14 | More by HOP-E-DAYZ
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KTCamm

New Jersey

4.2/5  rDev -4.8%

Ballast sculpin. Pours copper color big foam and lacing. Subtle grapefruit nose and citrus. Surround of bitter with a light sweet malt below. Lemon rind bitter finish. All good. 4 4 45 4 425

08-31-2014 12:38:22 | More by KTCamm
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nobadeer

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +2%

08-31-2014 12:36:06 | More by nobadeer
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Davcor3750


4.9/5  rDev +11.1%

08-31-2014 10:35:38 | More by Davcor3750
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numbers

Nevada

4.5/5  rDev +2%

08-31-2014 05:36:18 | More by numbers
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IanMcGuire

Connecticut

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

08-31-2014 05:12:28 | More by IanMcGuire
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MikeAllen

Oregon

4.5/5  rDev +2%

08-31-2014 03:33:27 | More by MikeAllen
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DrewBest

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

08-31-2014 01:27:44 | More by DrewBest
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SD-Alefan

South Dakota

4.66/5  rDev +5.7%

Pours a lovely hazy orange with a dense and compact head that leaves some lovely lacing all down the glass.
The aroma is awesome, I could smell it as soon as a I popped the cap. Lots of citrus and a hint of pine.
The taste is excellent! A big bitter bite with lots of fruit -- orange juice and pith, tropical fruits, a little pine and some sweet malt below. A nice finishing piney dryness.
Overall, just a top-notch IPA.

08-31-2014 01:21:59 | More by SD-Alefan
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Shaunbkgb

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

08-31-2014 01:08:43 | More by Shaunbkgb
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LXIXME

New Mexico

4.5/5  rDev +2%

08-30-2014 23:08:40 | More by LXIXME
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redmeadow


4.84/5  rDev +9.8%

08-30-2014 22:07:11 | More by redmeadow
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IndoorMule

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +2%

08-30-2014 21:02:02 | More by IndoorMule
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Bmm281

Arizona

3/5  rDev -32%

08-30-2014 19:47:00 | More by Bmm281
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David_Menendez

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

08-30-2014 19:36:15 | More by David_Menendez
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mja234555


4.6/5  rDev +4.3%

08-30-2014 18:48:38 | More by mja234555
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Mikedhoppy


5/5  rDev +13.4%

08-30-2014 18:07:17 | More by Mikedhoppy
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Slackjaw

Virginia

5/5  rDev +13.4%

08-30-2014 18:01:55 | More by Slackjaw
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lovinchimay

Connecticut

5/5  rDev +13.4%

08-30-2014 17:27:16 | More by lovinchimay
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permian-boozer

Texas

5/5  rDev +13.4%

08-30-2014 15:59:28 | More by permian-boozer
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Joe1001

Pennsylvania

4.16/5  rDev -5.7%

08-30-2014 13:11:02 | More by Joe1001
Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 9,048 ratings.