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India Pale Ale - Roscoe's Hop House

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India Pale Ale
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74
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28 Ratings
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Ratings: 28
Reviews: 7
rAvg: 3.06
pDev: 21.24%
Wants: 0
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Roscoe's Hop House visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rwrk42 on 01-09-2012)
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cmart332

New York

2.1/5  rDev -31.4%

08-21-2014 00:13:39 | More by cmart332
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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

3/5  rDev -2%

08-11-2014 00:20:29 | More by DrunkinYogi
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Andrew_Rios122

Florida

3/5  rDev -2%

07-23-2014 20:36:17 | More by Andrew_Rios122
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JustinWhipple

Kentucky

3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

06-27-2014 00:28:51 | More by JustinWhipple
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elbro47

California

2.25/5  rDev -26.5%

06-23-2014 00:25:31 | More by elbro47
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Lovely85

Florida

3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

06-16-2014 01:13:27 | More by Lovely85
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czillmer

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +38.9%

04-29-2014 00:18:28 | More by czillmer
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mobrockman

Florida

2.5/5  rDev -18.3%

03-23-2014 14:05:33 | More by mobrockman
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tscanlon51

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -2%

12-24-2013 02:15:25 | More by tscanlon51
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ScotNH

New Hampshire

1.75/5  rDev -42.8%

11-08-2013 16:19:38 | More by ScotNH
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briancross

Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

09-28-2013 05:21:04 | More by briancross
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nickfl

Florida

2.75/5  rDev -10.1%

08-15-2013 01:29:27 | More by nickfl
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Michael_DaBeers_IV

California

3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

07-03-2013 21:30:21 | More by Michael_DaBeers_IV
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GoodOmens1986

Kentucky

2.75/5  rDev -10.1%

06-09-2013 20:18:20 | More by GoodOmens1986
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Segelstrom

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

04-13-2013 20:51:52 | More by Segelstrom
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biboergosum

Alberta (Canada)

2.08/5  rDev -32%

12oz bottle. Yet another freakin' duplicate offering from this pathetic marketing agency trying to pawn off Americana brewing history in an effort to confuse a new market over their lame-ass business practices. Oh? Prove me wrong, then.

This beer pours a hazy medium golden amber colour, with one finger of somewhat foamy, puffy, dirty white head, which leaves a low vista of rainforest lace around the glass as it steadily bleeds away.

It smells of sweet, sugary malt, not really caramel, more of a stale, sour bready sort, some watery pine and thin citrus juice notes, and a stoney, flinty character that appears where I might have been expecting some bitterness. Oh well. The taste is more indistinct, plain, and neutered generic hops, echoes of citrus, pine, and herbs wailing as from the underworld, some equally pithy bready, wet crackery malt, with a growing metallic sheen.

The carbonation is pretty sedate, the body medium-light in weight, with a growing cloyingness, and sneaky, picky sourness that precludes any delusions of actual smoothness. It finishes off-dry, the mildly sour grain doing none of us any real favour in its longevity, as the hops and alcohol don't seem able to pull up the collective socks of this offering.

Trick me once, shame on you, trick me twice, shame on me. After barely getting through the majority of this bottle, I assure you, I won't be making that mistake again. Not an IPA, especially one of the oft-maligned American variety. Avoid with a now more than moderate prejudice.

02-12-2013 04:36:27 | More by biboergosum
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Gavage

New Jersey

2.55/5  rDev -16.7%

Appearance: pours a hazy orange color with some yellow highlights. A one finger head disappears quickly to a few surface bubbles.

Smell: caramel, rotten apples, and a pungent hop bitterness makes for an unpleasant aroma.

Taste: caramel, fruit sweetness, and a biting bitterness creates somewhat of an unbalanced and non-refreshing IPA. A bit of a metallic taste arrives at the finish.

Mouthfeel: medium bodied. Crisp to start, less crisp and a bit dry at the finish.

Overall: I had a hard time finishing this one as the aroma was very poor. The flavors just don't meld here at all.

12-09-2012 17:45:31 | More by Gavage
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Trevormcraig

Florida

3/5  rDev -2%

12-03-2012 02:09:51 | More by Trevormcraig
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Bilco

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +22.5%

09-21-2012 01:05:01 | More by Bilco
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ppopp

Ohio

2.8/5  rDev -8.5%

Compared with other IPAs, this one is watery and a little weak. There are better ones out there, and there are actually Pale Ales from other brewers that have a stronger flavor than this IPA. Spend the extra dollar or two and buy a six-pack from another brewer.

09-03-2012 20:05:30 | More by ppopp
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nstroup

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +22.5%

08-07-2012 05:27:35 | More by nstroup
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v161

New York

4/5  rDev +30.7%

07-19-2012 19:59:14 | More by v161
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mcsean

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +14.4%

05-28-2012 17:59:39 | More by mcsean
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Jerone

Florida

3.58/5  rDev +17%

A - Slightly hazy amber color with a pillow off-white head, not much lacing, lots of bubbles.

S - Citrus hops and some pine, some malt too.

T - Malt and hops on the flavor, not great but not bad either. Finish has some malt toastiness and some hop bitterness.

M - Medium carbonation, light to medium body, quite drinkable.

O - It's okay the hop flavor is there but just doesn't taste all that good. Much better IPA offerings

05-03-2012 21:06:22 | More by Jerone
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Stevie_Janowski

Illinois

2/5  rDev -34.6%

03-31-2012 00:09:24 | More by Stevie_Janowski
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India Pale Ale from Roscoe's Hop House
74 out of 100 based on 28 ratings.