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Ginger Big Eye IPA - Ballast Point Brewing Company

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Ginger Big Eye IPA
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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

35 Ratings
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Ratings: 35
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.27%
Wants: 7
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Ballast Point Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Deuane on 09-12-2008)
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look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Clear orangey amber with a hint of rose. Modest foam in the pint shaker. From the very first sip the ginger makes its presence known-- hot and spicy. The other sensation is how dry this is. It's quite sharp and lacks even a hint of sweetness. The malt provides some body, though. The ginger flavor is good but the hops are a one-dimensional bitter burn.

This flattens out considerably in the carbonation department. The heat from the ginger is interesting, but overall this is really tart and a little harsh. Drank this at Fathom on Shelter Island while waiting for the big cruise ship to sail by.

mactrail, Feb 23, 2014
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Ginger Big Eye IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 35 ratings.