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Barrel Trolley IPA - World Brews

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Barrel Trolley IPABarrel Trolley IPA

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71 Ratings
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Ratings: 71
Reviews: 14
rAvg: 3.02
pDev: 16.56%
Wants: 0
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
World Brews visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: womencantsail on 08-16-2012)
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Ratings: 71 | Reviews: 14 | Display Reviews Only:
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3.25/5  rDev +7.6%

CodyNeely, Mar 02, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -8.9%

Furley80, Feb 27, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -8.9%

AGB, Feb 17, 2014
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3/5  rDev -0.7%

aquazr1, Feb 03, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +7.6%

tdm168, Jan 29, 2014
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3/5  rDev -0.7%

BeerMeBrah, Dec 09, 2013
Photo of lwillitz
3.49/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

12-oz bottle into Belgian ale glass

A - 4-finger off-white head over a cloudy body of golden/orange; head sticks around leaving a nice trail of lace

S - floral and citrus

T - floral and citrus notes, wheat bread in the background, nice hop bitterness, bone-dry finish

M - light/medium body, medium/high carbonation

O - It has a good taste, but not remarkable. Also it could use more body.

lwillitz, Oct 18, 2013
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3/5  rDev -0.7%

EZEKIEL_F, Sep 23, 2013
Photo of cyclonece09
3.59/5  rDev +18.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a 14 oz "pint" glass. Pours a reddish amber with a white head that has lots of staying power. Smells of floral and citrus hops nice aroma. Tastes of floral and citrus hops, but a tad watery. Beer is heavily carbonated but is still very drinkable. Overall, an above average beer.

cyclonece09, Sep 22, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +15.9%

UncleAddie, Aug 30, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +15.9%

TaylorK, Aug 09, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -8.9%

cistercian12, Jul 11, 2013
Photo of Aaron_Ramson
3.8/5  rDev +25.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Paid $7.99 for a six-pack; I thought the label had a great old-timey feel to it and it intrigued me enough to try it. This was a good but not great beer. There was enough flavour and bitterness for it to be an assertive IPA, but there was nothing distinct or "signature" about it, like the signature tastes of Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA, or Ballast Point's Sculpin IPA. There was a "nice" IPA; made to style and tasty, but it lacked the "X" factor that would have made it stand out on the already overcrowded shelves.

Aaron_Ramson, Jun 30, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +15.9%

dweeuu, Jun 15, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +24.2%

BigGingDrinker, May 22, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +7.6%

LarryMyers, Apr 27, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +7.6%

Segelstrom, Apr 13, 2013
3.75/5  rDev +24.2%

TEAMHOLT, Apr 12, 2013
Photo of JKuras
2.53/5  rDev -16.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Appearance: Brownish orange in color. Very clear. Pours with about an inch of sudsy head. Mild effervescence present.

Smell: Faint, honey sweet malts and bread. Kind of flat and earthy. Either my senses aren’t getting everything today or there’s just not much there.

Taste: Bitter hits first, with some of the bready malts following up. The bitter hops hits hard to begin and doesn’t really let up, finishing like dark chocolate. There’s a faint trace of metal.

Mouthfeel: Sort of on the thin side, and not much carbonation.

Overall: Drinkable for sure but not really all that memorable. It’s ok but I’ve had too many other great IPAs to give this one a future shot. I actually used one of the six to make beer bread without trying it first … there were probably better options out there for that as well.

JKuras, Mar 30, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +40.7%

Packard, Mar 04, 2013
Photo of TMoney2591
2.74/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.5

Served in a Lagunitas mason jar.

Gotta love asking local employees how this stuff is/is selling...gold... Anyway, this stuff pours a clear amber topped by a finger of lightly off-cream-white foam. The nose comprises biscuit and rather light grass. The taste holds notes of orange rind, light lemon rind, grass, and a touch of dried honey. The body is a light medium, with a light moderate carbonation and a fluid feel. Overall, a pretty sad IPA, one with very little hop presence to speak of and a bland, overly bitter flavoring.

TMoney2591, Feb 11, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +15.9%

searsclone, Jan 13, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +15.9%

jtyson, Jan 13, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +7.6%

tjsmith910, Jan 10, 2013
Photo of Knapp85
2.68/5  rDev -11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

This poured out as a light orange color, there is a decent retention and a really impressive lacing. The beer looks really good. The smell doesn't really give off the hop aroma that I was hoping for. There are some earthy hops and honey on the nose. The taste of this beer is malty, some earthy bitterness. The mouthfeel of beer is nicely carbonated and light to medium bodied. Overall not the best IPA out there.

Knapp85, Dec 30, 2012
Barrel Trolley IPA from World Brews
72 out of 100 based on 71 ratings.