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Big Eye IPA - Ballast Point Brewing Company

Big Eye IPABig Eye IPA

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,531 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2531
Reviews: 936
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 9.85%


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:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-22-2000)
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AlexJ

North Carolina

4.47/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Crisp, orange amber with a thick two fingers of off white head that retains and laces excellently.

Aroma is initially sweet w/ honey, malt, and roast grain followed by intense citrus, floral, and sweet pine notes.

Flavor a near perfect mix of solid caramal and creamy grain balanced by bountiful citrus peel, wildflower, and herbal/pine hops. Long, trailing hop finish. Complex and very delicious...a definate contender between some of my favorite IPA's.

Body is medium, creamy, smooth, oily, and has superb drinkability. A seriously delicious session IPA.

Serving type: bottle

08-13-2008 22:14:30 | More by AlexJ
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Big Eye IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 2,531 ratings.