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French Broad IPA - French Broad Brewing Co.

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French Broad IPAFrench Broad IPA

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BA SCORE
86
very good

137 Ratings
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Ratings: 137
Reviews: 33
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.6%
Wants: 6
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
French Broad Brewing Co. visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: GJ40 on 08-27-2011)
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

jadler16, May 02, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

kristougher, Apr 29, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Gatordaddy, Apr 19, 2014
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4/5  rDev +5%

billhelm, Apr 18, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

thatoneguymike, Mar 27, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

woodchip, Mar 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

LJWalker, Feb 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +5%

king75, Feb 25, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -14.7%

markjarema11, Feb 20, 2014
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4.06/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours a clear, copper color. One inch head of an off-white color. Great retention and good lacing. Smells of citrus hops, slight floral hops, hint of pine, sweet malt, and caramel malt. Fits the style of an American India Pale Ale. Mouth feel is sharp and crisp, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of caramel malt, strong earthy malt, slight sweet malt, hint of biscuit, citrus hops, and slight floral hops. Overall, good appearance, aroma, blend, and body. Smells very similar to Lagunitas IPA.

Tone, Feb 07, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

hollywood_15063, Jan 29, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

DaPan, Jan 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Hillbilly, Dec 01, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

inspektor, Nov 30, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

ChuckWagon, Nov 20, 2013
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3/5  rDev -21.3%

juicebox, Nov 13, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

ninaturner, Nov 05, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

jaswilson2, Oct 14, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -14.7%

ImpactDan, Oct 04, 2013
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4.08/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22 ounce bomber -> Samuel Adams Perfect Pint

A - pours up a deep amber with a two inch off white head, excellent retention, and excellent lacing. A beautiful pour.

N - PINE!!!! and citrus

T - this is my kind of IPA. Slightly hop forward with caramel malt and roasted nutty goodness. grapefruit notes are abundant.

M - slight aftertaste, good carbonation.

O - loved this. Those small NC breweries come up with some winners!!!

Mojo, Sep 28, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

tbryan5, Aug 23, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

animal69, Aug 18, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +18.1%

jerefreakinmiah, Aug 18, 2013
French Broad IPA from French Broad Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 137 ratings.