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Union Jack India Pale Ale - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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Union Jack India Pale AleUnion Jack India Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,533 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 4,533
Reviews: 1,120
rAvg: 4.24
pDev: 9.43%
Wants: 299
Gots: 358 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: GClarkage on 08-14-2007)
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4.5/5  rDev +6.1%

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01-17-2013 16:22:34 | More by aorloski
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New Hampshire

4.25/5  rDev +0.2%

01-16-2013 14:21:10 | More by jderosia603
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New York

4.25/5  rDev +0.2%

01-16-2013 13:55:33 | More by sfr26
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4.75/5  rDev +12%

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New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev -11.6%

01-16-2013 02:02:23 | More by Kelp
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New Jersey

4.75/5  rDev +12%

01-16-2013 01:54:12 | More by dc4three
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New York

4/5  rDev -5.7%

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New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +6.1%

01-15-2013 04:07:07 | More by emceecue
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mscudder

Georgia

4.16/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Into a pint. Bottled 10/31/12. Sadly this is a few months old.

A - Translucent citrus-copper with a large off-white head. Great head retention with average lacing.

S- Firm biscuity malts and a ton of hops; all kinds of variety. I mostly note the citrus.

T - Massive grapefruit with a tingle from the hops. I assume if this were closer to the bottle date the hop profile would burst on the palette.Follows the nose and tastes of an English IPA. Lots of crisp biscuit flavor with a touch of caramel sweetness.

M - Smooth medium body and moderate carbonation. Slightly sticky.

O - This is a solid IPA and a great first impression from Firestone. It lives up to what hype I had for it. Would love to get a fresh bottle one day.

Serving type: bottle

01-15-2013 03:29:05 | More by mscudder
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pathman

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +12%

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logan0203

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +12%

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drpimento

Wisconsin

4.59/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 3 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Excellent west coast IPA! Poured it a good temperature with a smallish off white head that soon disappeared and a little lace. Color is a clear amber with lots of bubble trails. Aroma is about perfect - very fresh hop and malt. Flavor is likewise highlighting the hop which is balanced nicely with the malt sweet and carbonic tang. Body and carbonation are very good. Finish is like flavor, of average length, and a touch warming. It all works very well. Great drinkin' brew.

Serving type: bottle

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District of Columbia

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Indiana

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3.75/5  rDev -11.6%

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New Jersey

4/5  rDev -5.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -11.6%

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Greywulfken

New York

4.35/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A: side-to-center pour into nonic pint: medium gold beer, clear with tiny bubbles floating up through the body; slim, one-finger head of beige relaxed into a frothy film that persisted to the end

S: caramel and malt, resin and outdoor pine

T: bittered with pine hoppiness upfront and throughout, semi-sweet malt base

M: medium body, slightly chewy malt, slightly coating and bittering, great tack no the finish, aftertaste calls for more beer

O: I guess everyone who tries this really digs it, and I can see why. It's one of those really classy, like "old school"-tasting brews - a strong, crisp beer with sharp edges and a satisfying abv.

Serving type: bottle

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California

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Union Jack India Pale Ale from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 4,533 ratings.