India Pale Ale - Westbrook Brewing Co.

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India Pale AleIndia Pale Ale

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1,042 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,042
Reviews: 179
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 8.85%
Wants: 90
Gots: 122 | FT: 13
Brewed by:
Westbrook Brewing Co. visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A base of pale, Munich, and Carapils malts is just enough to contain the massive hop flavor and aroma packed into this highly drinkable IPA. A blend of four American hop varieties is added four times in the kettle and twice in the fermentor for a complex and layered hop experience. Best served at 45-50˚F in a tulip or English style pint glass.

65 IBU

(Beer added by: thagr81us on 01-04-2011)
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4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

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3.81/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A - Murky light honey, small near white head. TONS of small bubbled cling lace.

S - Malty, perfume, some hops.

T - Complex blend of hops, perfume, coriander and malt.

M - Medium body, good carb, fair balance.

D - Interesting beer. Thanks for the trade that brought this to me.

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3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4.06/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Sampled from a can bought at Bierkraft in Brooklyn.

Golden and clear with a nice white head. Aroma is a wonderful mix of floral and citrusy hops. It's delicate and gentle but quite assertive. The flavor follows closely. It's all about effective hop flavors. A creamy, smooth texture with a nice low carbonation.

Fantastic stuff leading the way for the beer scene in SC!

Photo of dar482
4.53/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

The beer comes in a clear deep amber orange with big 2-3 finger foamy head.

The aroma is fantastic. It’s super juicy orange, with mango, apricot, a bit of grapefruit, nectarine, peach. There’s a bit of caramel malt sweetness in the aroma as well.

The front just hits you with a good amount of tropical blast of hops. It’s of juicy peach, orange, mango, nectarine. There’s a gentle sweetness, without a big body, that matches with that. It then rolls into a good bitterness with grapefruit peel and floral drying.

This is a well crafted hoppy IPA. It’s light drinking with tons of hop aroma and flavor. Westbrook continues to impress me.

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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

India Pale Ale from Westbrook Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 1,042 ratings.