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El Guapo IPA - O'Connor Brewing Co.

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El Guapo IPAEl Guapo IPA

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BA SCORE
85
very good

82 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 82
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 10.03%
Wants: 3
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
O'Connor Brewing Co. visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
70 IBU

(Beer added by: gatorguy on 07-16-2011)
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gatorguy

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3.35/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Another IPA I tried at Brewfest. Pours a nice red copper color with a fingers worth of frothy white head that leaves some lacing. Smell is kind of weak, but is of spicy hops and slightly of lemon. Taste largely follows the smell, rather hoppy, with some lemon. Mouthfeel is ok, middle of the road here. Not a bad IPA overall, but not one I would find myself seeking out.

Serving type: on-tap

07-16-2011 02:09:55 | More by gatorguy
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El Guapo IPA from O'Connor Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 82 ratings.