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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

569 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 569
Reviews: 74
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 9.18%
Wants: 23
Gots: 60 | 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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ac22rush

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

05-07-2014 22:53:09 | More by ac22rush
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jazzface78

New York

4.36/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This is the Answer to the Summer IPA question. Simply delicious and drinkable ... in large quantities ... without losing the flavor that some producers have failed to master on IPA "lights" (for example, the All Day IPA). A prominent (but not overly dominant) orange flavor rounds out this masterpiece.

Serving type: bottle

08-01-2014 12:48:45 | More by jazzface78
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Westyn

Texas

3/5  rDev -23.5%

07-31-2014 17:14:51 | More by Westyn
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NickThePyro

Washington

4/5  rDev +2%

07-31-2014 05:34:50 | More by NickThePyro
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malfunxion

New York

4/5  rDev +2%

07-31-2014 05:26:01 | More by malfunxion
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Jame515

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

07-31-2014 00:24:17 | More by Jame515
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NODAK

Tennessee

3.76/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Nose is somewhat subdued....there's some tropical hop notes present...a little caramel malt sweetness. I know from other "session IPA's" that this style doesn't have to mean low on flavor...so I'm hoping for the best!

Flavor has some tropical notes on it that I would say are reminicent of what I'd generally expect in a pale ale. Maybe a little more than some...but not much. Then we have some mild caramel sweetness...a little earthiness there....and a note of cracker as well. Really no aftertaste lingering at all.

Honestly, calling it a "summer IPA" to me just seems a bit odd considering how much it actually seems like a pale ale to me. That said, it's pretty delicious and goes down well. So I enjoy drinking it, no question, I'm just iffy on the style.

Serving type: bottle

07-31-2014 00:22:05 | More by NODAK
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sundevil21

Colorado

4/5  rDev +2%

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Arizona

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

07-30-2014 04:10:34 | More by Root
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

07-30-2014 00:02:10 | More by kimmiespice
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Bumblebtna

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

07-29-2014 22:45:07 | More by Bumblebtna
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Diggy

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

07-29-2014 21:56:27 | More by Diggy
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Taycro

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2%

07-29-2014 00:13:30 | More by Taycro
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CaptainPancakes

California

4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

07-28-2014 21:04:52 | More by CaptainPancakes
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CreightonSM

New York

4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

07-28-2014 21:01:01 | More by CreightonSM
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cletusdog

California

4/5  rDev +2%

07-28-2014 18:13:46 | More by cletusdog
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spointon

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

07-28-2014 18:06:20 | More by spointon
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5/5  rDev +27.6%

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Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

07-28-2014 07:16:42 | More by alostplot
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LoFiDave

California

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

07-28-2014 02:10:08 | More by LoFiDave
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RobTheKnob

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

07-28-2014 01:30:37 | More by RobTheKnob
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ShameAndFailure

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

07-27-2014 22:54:57 | More by ShameAndFailure
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Goatdavemac


4/5  rDev +2%

07-27-2014 02:50:56 | More by Goatdavemac
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gameface23

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

07-26-2014 23:53:06 | More by gameface23
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awires

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +2%

07-26-2014 16:23:53 | More by awires
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Easy Jack Summer Session IPA from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 569 ratings.