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Mugshot IPA - Jailhouse Brewing Company

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Mugshot IPAMugshot IPA

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100 Ratings
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Ratings: 100
Reviews: 36
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 12.06%
Wants: 1
Gots: 16 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Jailhouse Brewing Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Mugshot IPA features an arresting lineup of Warrior, chinook, cascade and sterling hops and a balanced blend of malt flavors that finish nice and dry. Forward hop bitterness lingers on without a overwhelming the palate.

Malt - U.S. malted 2-row barley; munich, caramel, and special roast; demerera sugar
Hops- Warrior, Chinook, Cascade and Sterling
O.G. - 14°P | ABV - 6.7% | IBU - 50

Suggested Pairings: Sharp Cheddar cheeses including spicy hot infused cheeses; Pork BBQ; Fried Dill Pickles; Pizza; Curry

(Beer added by: glid02 on 03-23-2010)
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

dbrelsfo, Nov 22, 2013
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3.74/5  rDev +0.3%

22 ounce bomber -> Dogfish Head Glass

A - Pours up a clear gold without much of a head. What head there is lingers for awhile, and there is some leftover lacing.

S - not much on the nose. Mostly a fresh grassy smell

T - fairly well balanced between malt and hops with a slightly perceptible alcohol note on the finish.

M - lingering bitter mouthfeel, good carbonation.

O - not too bad, taste is the best part fortunately.

Mojo, Aug 31, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

Mattsk1, Aug 23, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

bigbeerfan, Jun 30, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

cgarcer, Jun 20, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +20.6%

thatoneguymike, Jun 20, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

adamwn, May 27, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

mikeburd1128, May 12, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

IrishColonial, Apr 30, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

Keith_R, Apr 04, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

M_C_Hampton, Mar 26, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

Trish, Mar 21, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

MAJ85, Mar 18, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

slatetupelo, Mar 03, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +20.6%

mhaugo, Feb 25, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

SkinnyElvis, Feb 17, 2013
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3.85/5  rDev +3.2%

22 oz bomber, no date.

Pours a slightly hazy honey-amber, not much head or lacing. May be a bit old.

The aroma is intriguing, if somewhat faint. Definite malt presence, along with an unusual hop smell that is sort of grassy-floral-citrus.

The taste is well, whaddaya know, pretty much exactly as described in the promo copy: A nice balance between not-too-wet-and-sweet malts and an unusual hop blend that will please most ipa lovers, but there is an unusual note or two that some may not like. It's like an 80% American IPA, 20% Belgian beer, perhaps due to the Sterling hops.

A slightly unorthodox, good IPA.

Cobrito, Dec 28, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

DerekCarruth, Nov 16, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

sendbeer, Nov 12, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +20.6%

superhopz86, Oct 26, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

t0rin0, Oct 17, 2012
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4.1/5  rDev +9.9%

A 22oz bottle picked up at Green's Buford Hwy Atlanta, GA

A - Nice golden color with lots of clarity. Nice 1 finger of head, and sticky lace on the glass. Pretty standard, but solid looking IPA

S - The hops jump out of the bottle upon opening. Nice! Nice mix of floral and bitterness

T - A very solid, well balanced IPA. Floral hops up front, and bitterness kicks in at the finish and aftertaste. Dry finish.

M - Smooth, dry.

O - Very high drinkability. I could be happy with a couple of growlers of this one on a Friday night. I have had this brew a while back, maybe a year ago, and this is better than I remember. I think they may have changed it since its original conception, but whatever, well done!

BeerDawgs, Sep 28, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

Cane4Beer, Sep 24, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

GetTheYayo, Sep 18, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

TimboBrews, Sep 05, 2012
Mugshot IPA from Jailhouse Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 100 ratings.