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Sweet Child Of Vine - Fulton Beer

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357 Ratings
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Ratings: 357
Reviews: 76
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: 14.68%
Wants: 10
Gots: 31 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Generous quantities of Simcoe and Glacier hops are added throughout the boil. Then, late in fermentation, we infuse the Sweet Child with another dose of Glaciers, imparting a bouquet of hop aroma that veritably bursts forth upon serving.

6.4% ABV
69 IBUs
15.8 Plato
12.5 SRM

(Beer added by: hardy008 on 02-20-2010)
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CaptCleveland

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4/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz bottle received in trade today from maximum12--big thanks!

Clear, maroon elixir poured in SA glass. Tight one finger, white head retains until first few sips then settles and remains. Plenty of lacing.

The aroma is perfect for an English IPA: big biscuit malt, hops, fruit.

Initial mild hop bitterness gives way to malt backbone, some fruity esters round out the aftertaste.

Smooth, almost creamy with light carbonation.

This is a nice representation of the English style IPA. Though I prefer in your face hoppiness, this does justice to it's style.

Serving type: bottle

01-27-2012 04:38:20 | More by CaptCleveland
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Sweet Child Of Vine from Fulton Beer
82 out of 100 based on 357 ratings.