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Single Origin IPA - Almanac Beer Co.

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Single Origin IPA
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11 Ratings
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Ratings: 11
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 6.65%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Almanac Beer Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: largadeer on 11-20-2013)
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jwswigs

California

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

04-20-2014 17:22:15 | More by jwswigs
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BryanCDM

California

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

03-07-2014 03:58:32 | More by BryanCDM
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nygannon

California

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

01-08-2014 03:58:14 | More by nygannon
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AgentMunky

California

3.2/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Serves in a pint glass at Ale Arsenal.

A: Clear lightly hazy gold. Good head and lacing.

S: Gentle and herbal spicy hops. Biscuity malts.

T: Gentle, again, and unassuming. Ivanhoe and Gargoyle hops. Heirloom. Dirt. Grass. Earthy minerals. Had better and worse. Very English.

M: Crisp and eminently consumable.

O: Drinkable. And interesting. But utterly uninspiring.

Serving type: on-tap

01-03-2014 04:42:18 | More by AgentMunky
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jvillefan

California

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

12-23-2013 21:33:13 | More by jvillefan
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KimenTshom

California

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

12-21-2013 05:12:03 | More by KimenTshom
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mactrail

Washington

3.26/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Tastes like a Pale Ale at the first few sips, but it does have plenty of hop flavors. After a while, though, you realize this is a hugely hopped-up IPA that is just a little slow to release the toxins.

Classic amber color with beautiful foam, and bubbles that renew on every sip. Toasty grain flavor with a slight astringency. A modest malty sweetness before the hops rise up. Tangy a faintly fruity. A wee hint of pineapple in the nose.

Crisp and flavorful, but a bitter pill to swallow. On tap at Tiger Tiger in San Diego.

Serving type: on-tap

12-19-2013 04:40:00 | More by mactrail
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UCLABrewN84

California

3.36/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

On tap at Tony's Darts Away in Burbank, CA.

Pours a hazy yellow-orange with a foamy bone head that settles to a film on top of the beer. Foamy rings of lace line the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, citrus fruit, and floral aromas. Taste is much the same with earthy citrus zest and floral flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of hop bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is an above average beer with some earthy but mild flavors.

Serving type: on-tap

12-16-2013 05:25:48 | More by UCLABrewN84
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Bwagner1122

California

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

12-06-2013 03:35:10 | More by Bwagner1122
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westcoastbeerlvr

California

4/5  rDev +15.6%

11-25-2013 07:30:14 | More by westcoastbeerlvr
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largadeer

California

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

11-20-2013 03:08:58 | More by largadeer
Single Origin IPA from Almanac Beer Co.
81 out of 100 based on 11 ratings.