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Stowaway I.P.A. - Baxter Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
87
very good

562 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 562
Reviews: 149
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 12.99%
Wants: 27
Gots: 62 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Baxter Brewing Co. visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Bold, complex flavors with a solid malt backbone and assertive hop profile, along with cold conditioning, give this beer its crisp, clean, hoppy finish. Deep amber-to-orangish in color, Stowaway pours with a nice, creamy head; a huge hop aroma of citrus, pine and grapefruit notes; and a big, complex, and intense hop flavor from the 5 different hop varieties and double-dry-hopping procedure used in making this beer. The malt flavor up-front turns dry and crisp; Stowaway is full-bodied but with a dry finish and pleasant, long-lasting, hop aftertaste. This I.P.A. definitely leaves you wanting more.

69 IBU

(Beer added by: Casey10 on 02-01-2011)
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dali27

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3.3/5  rDev -14.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 12 oz. can into a clear plastic cup.

A: A very nice deep orange amber. Looks thick. Creamy off-white head.

S: A lot of aroma in the nose. Pine and grapefruit. Supremely hoppy.

T: Piney hops dominate the taste. This one is full of flavor. So much hops bitterness, that it choked me up a bit on the finish.

M: Medium mouthfeel, that turns heavy by the end of the drink. Really bitter.

O: This was a pretty good representation of what I would consider a West-Coast style IPA. Everything is where it should be from the appearance through the first part of the taste. Then something happened that made it not very drinkable for me. Oh well. Pretty good nonetheless.

Serving type: can

07-20-2011 20:22:34 | More by dali27
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Stowaway I.P.A. from Baxter Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 562 ratings.