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Lucky U IPA - Breckenridge Brewery

Lucky U IPALucky U IPA

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Ratings: 896
Reviews: 294
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 15.16%


Brewed by:
Breckenridge Brewery visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Amarillo, Magnum, Perle, Cascade, Apollo, Fuggle, Golding hops.

Two Row Pale, Munich, Carmel, Torrified Wheat malts.

68 IBU.

(Beer added by: Bitterbill on 06-28-2009)
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Thur123

Georgia

4/5  rDev +16.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

This beer pours the expected ruby orange color with two fingers of head that quickly fades to one finger then slowly recedes, retaining a nice layer on top. The smell is fruit juicy hops, with orange, citrus, and melon dominating the front of the nose. A sweet smelling malt rounds out the bottom of the nose. This brew reminds me of 60 minutes, which is good.

Glug glug glug

The flavor tastes bitterer than the nose would have one believe, even then though it's pretty well balanced and tasty. Herbal bitterness that fades into a bittersweet fruit citrus rind flavor that in the end is sweetened mostly by the malt base rather than any hop combination. Overall a pretty nice IPA, a little watery in the mouth feel but this certainly holds its own against most IPAs I've had over the years.

Serving type: can

01-20-2011 21:39:15 | More by Thur123
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Lucky U IPA from Breckenridge Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 896 ratings.