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Florida Avenue India Pale Ale - Cold Storage Craft Brewery

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81 Ratings
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Ratings: 81
Reviews: 20
rAvg: 3.22
pDev: 14.91%
Wants: 0
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cold Storage Craft Brewery visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
50 IBU

(Beer added by: shand on 02-05-2011)
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Pours copper gold, clear with a small, white finger high head. Leaves a singular ring of lacing and some clumps as you drink. Average retention at best.

Honey bread, somewhat grainy with a overarching grassy hop profile, some danker pine and subtle dried tropical fruits.

Bready with lots of cereal grains. House yeast is phenolic adding clove and some banana bread with some red fruit esters. Grassy hops play catch up with a lagging pine. When cold, the finish is very grainy and a touch metallic. Medium/light bitterness brings grainy dryness.

Medium body with average carbonation. Unremarkable with light bitterness, well hidden alcohol and somewhat drying.

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Florida Avenue India Pale Ale from Cold Storage Craft Brewery
75 out of 100 based on 81 ratings.