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Gravity Mountain Collaboration IPA (Bottle) - Terminal Gravity Brewing Company

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Gravity Mountain Collaboration IPA (Bottle)Gravity Mountain Collaboration IPA (Bottle)

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BA SCORE
85
very good

15 Ratings
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Ratings: 15
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 7.18%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Terminal Gravity Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

This is the BOTTLED VERSION, brewed & bottled at Terminal Gravity. For the draft version (brewed at Double Mountain, Hood River, OR), go here:  http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profi ... 6094/80821  )

Gravity Mountain Collaboration IPA is a joint effort between Double Mountain brewmaster Matt Swihart and Terminal Gravity’s Steve Carper.

7.2% alc by vol, 16.5 Plato, 70 BU
Brewed with Gambrinus Pilsner (Copeland variety), Marris Otter Pale, Biscuit and Munich malts
Styrian Goldings, Chinook and Brewer’s Gold hops; dry-hopped with Styrians and Brewer’s Gold

(Beer added by: msubulldog25 on 04-28-2012)
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S- Slight citrus in the nose with some caramel undertones.

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Gravity Mountain Collaboration IPA (Bottle) from Terminal Gravity Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 15 ratings.