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Tramp Stamp - Clown Shoes

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very good

1,203 Ratings

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Ratings: 1,203
Reviews: 314
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 12.4%
Wants: 53
Gots: 154 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Clown Shoes visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewandbbq on 01-15-2011)
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Soft red-orange amber with a deeper hue. I wish I could've collected more head, but it looks to-style.

Soft tropical fruitiness with a fuzzy peach skin note that I like. Clementine, nectarine, and ruby red grapefruit. Juicy with some tannic acidity. Very fruity with hops and yeast. Nice and crisp with a light pomme note. Great IPA note, no matter the particular sub-style.

Very tangy with familiar American hopping (Cascade?). Tropical notes of guava and nectarine. Maybe, starfruit. All with a tangy tangerine note. Musty Belgian yeast strain is contained by bitter hoppiness and floral textures. Tangy middle. Affirmed bitter outro.

Slightly grainy texture to the body. Carbonation is pretty big. Not a winner in this department.

Very good Belgian IPA that I could easily enjoy again and again.

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Tramp Stamp from Clown Shoes
86 out of 100 based on 1,203 ratings.