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Lil' SIPA - Rivertown Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
79
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76 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 76
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 12.43%
Wants: 0
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Rivertown Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BB1313 on 01-16-2014)
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Ratings: 76 | Reviews: 15 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by lochef81:
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lochef81

Michigan

3.46/5  rDev 0%

Bought this on a whim on my Ohio buying trip. It pours a very pale straw color with a frothy white head and little lacing. The nose is refreshing and hoppy with a slight malty undertone. It sips smooth and clean and very light. The flavor is hoppy but in an off taste kind of way. There is definite pine and citrus but a slightly ammonia-y flavor underneath. This is most certainly an ale you could drink a number of; just not sure you'd want to.

02-21-2014 05:07:19 | More by lochef81
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3.2/5  rDev -7.5%

Huge thanks to Alanna and Richard for getting me this brew!

A: Pale yellow pear in color, a low amount of white head on top.

S: Hoptacular! Grapefruit, orange peel and pine.

T: Lightly hoppy, with notes of grapefruit, and orange peel, the finish turns a little towards the resinous side. I wish there was a little more malt presence. While this is a nice light session beer, it comes off a little watery.

M: Light, and refreshing with high carbonation. There is a little linger in the finish from the hops.

O: I like the hop profile, just wish there was more malt. The balance is a little off, and it comes off as watery.

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3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

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3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

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Lil' SIPA from Rivertown Brewing Co.
79 out of 100 based on 76 ratings.