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Big Eye IPA - Ballast Point Brewing Company

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Big Eye IPABig Eye IPA

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

3,407 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 3,407
Reviews: 1,003
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 9.85%
Wants: 136
Gots: 432 | FT: 2
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:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-22-2000

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5/5  rDev +23.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Big huge resinous piney hops. Same on the taste with a very rich and tongue scrubbing hop flavor. Some citrus shines through but mostly piney rich resinous hops. Some sweetness from the malts as well bready and sweet.

The normal defining terms dont do this one justice. Great carbonation that matches the hop crispness really nicely. This ones pretty bitter and will satisfy any hop needs. What a great beer and brewery perfect score.

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look: 5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

This IPA pours a clear golden light brown with a good cream coloured head that recedes to a thin film that lasts. The smell is very fruity with grapefruit and berry prominent and hints of the malty underpinnings. The flavours are nicely complex with lots of mineral, vanilla, toast, & tart citrus rind. Mouthfeel is smooth and medium bodied. Aftertaste is dry and tart. Very enjoyable!

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Big Eye IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 3,407 ratings.