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IPA - Cape May Brewing Company

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52 Ratings
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Ratings: 52
Reviews: 11
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 14.13%
Wants: 3
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cape May Brewing Company visit their website
New Jersey, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our flagship beer, this is a decidedly hoppy, bitter, moderately strong American pale ale. We load it with Cascade hops that provde floral and citrus notes. This IPA emphasizes the hop aroma and flavor, while muting the hop bitterness.

65 IBU

(Beer added by: Ahoyhoyindeed on 07-18-2011)
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Reviews by jasinviso:
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jasinviso

New Jersey

2.5/5  rDev -33.3%

02-29-2012 08:55:28 | More by jasinviso
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sulldaddy

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Sampling a cold growler poured into a mug. Thanks for the hookup to my brother Curt. I actually visited the brewery in their early days before the tasting room was functional and was worried about how they made it through hurricane damage.
This IPA proves that they are doing A OK.
the beer pours a slightly hazy copper hue with a brown eggshell creamy head of about 1.5 cm.
The aroma is citrus and rindy hops with a good caramel backbone to balance the beer.
The first sip reveals a fine tingly carbonation that tickles my palate as I sample this beer. The body is average and drinks very easy.
Flavor is some caramel and toffee up front and then rolls to a good dose of rindy and grapefruit pith hops. The hops dry out the finish and leave a lingering bitterness.
I dont get any booze on this one, and find the beer enjoyable and dont have much problem polishing off the growler.
Next family vacation I know where I am going for growler fills.

Serving type: growler

07-30-2014 03:05:23 | More by sulldaddy
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NickWobby


3/5  rDev -20%

07-29-2014 01:52:25 | More by NickWobby
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CoCambria

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev 0%

07-28-2014 19:08:36 | More by CoCambria
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Hockey_Fan

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev 0%

07-26-2014 00:29:37 | More by Hockey_Fan
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murphius1118

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev 0%

07-16-2014 22:31:15 | More by murphius1118
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mikeburd1128

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -20%

07-15-2014 18:18:10 | More by mikeburd1128
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IPAchris

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -13.3%

07-01-2014 15:31:19 | More by IPAchris
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LarryMyers

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +6.7%

06-29-2014 22:36:22 | More by LarryMyers
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aresonantvoice

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

06-27-2014 21:14:50 | More by aresonantvoice
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cody4prez

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -13.3%

06-21-2014 01:48:43 | More by cody4prez
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sjbarleywine

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -13.3%

06-20-2014 18:25:19 | More by sjbarleywine
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oriolesfan4

Maryland

4/5  rDev +6.7%

06-09-2014 17:57:14 | More by oriolesfan4
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brutalist

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +6.7%

06-01-2014 20:44:15 | More by brutalist
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tedho21

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev 0%

05-28-2014 19:20:28 | More by tedho21
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Jason

Massachusetts

3.89/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

32oz Boston Round growler from the brewery.

Hazed out pale copper hue, excellent lacing all around. Semi-brash citrus rind from Cascade hops, hint of mint and dry breadiness too boot. Smooth with a solid medium body from the sturdy malt backbone. Hearty hop bitterness has big citrus flavors of rind and pith, those flavors linger with a meeting of bread and faint yeast. The dry finish pushes me for another sip.

Loving this brew as it take you to another place rather than the usual paths of trendy IPAs.

Serving type: bottle

05-20-2014 03:29:14 | More by Jason
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IAMTEAMPONY

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -20%

05-15-2014 17:55:01 | More by IAMTEAMPONY
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ArtZan

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +20%

03-12-2014 20:16:28 | More by ArtZan
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Jimbodini

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +13.3%

02-24-2014 15:17:08 | More by Jimbodini
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Belittle

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

01-10-2014 18:53:27 | More by Belittle
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StevenH

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev 0%

01-09-2014 05:26:22 | More by StevenH
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RyanOooh

Vermont

3.75/5  rDev 0%

12-25-2013 00:56:30 | More by RyanOooh
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InspectorBob

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev 0%

12-12-2013 13:30:07 | More by InspectorBob
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thampel09

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +6.7%

10-10-2013 16:15:50 | More by thampel09
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abkayak

New York

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

09-30-2013 19:33:11 | More by abkayak
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IPA from Cape May Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 52 ratings.