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Easy Jack Summer Session IPA - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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Easy Jack Summer Session IPAEasy Jack Summer Session IPA

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BA SCORE
88
very good

660 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 660
Reviews: 79
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 9.69%
Wants: 23
Gots: 72 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: dwagner003 on 12-20-2013)
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Reviews by Redneckwine:
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Redneckwine

Washington

4.16/5  rDev +6.1%

12oz cold bottle into pint glass

Appearance - Yellow and fizzy, if it wasn't for the good head retention and lacing one could mistake this for BMC junk. This look is pretty much par for the style though, so not too bad.

Smell - Clean...nice fresh, slightly sweet fruity/piney hop blast, kind of getting that dank/fusel thing going on

Feel/Taste - Light body as expected, gentle scrubbing carb suits it perfectly, very refreshing. Taste follows suit with the nose with immediate tropical/stone fruit burst, citrus, and piney hop goodness. Trails off with some light biscuity malt and moderate bitterness.

Overall - This is one of only two "session" IPAs I've truly enjoyed, the other being Stone Go-To. This is very similar, with ample, delicious hops and a nice, light malt backbone. Like all good beers, it's well balanced. I'll be honest, I'm not a big fan of the style at all, but this is a well-crafted brew for what it is, and I'd never turn one down.

04-22-2014 23:00:01 | More by Redneckwine
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Easy Jack Summer Session IPA from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 660 ratings.