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Elephant Rock IPA - Pikes Peak Brewing Company

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35 Ratings
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Ratings: 35
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.54
pDev: 15.54%
Wants: 1
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pikes Peak Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: bigaltemple on 07-15-2013

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Ratings: 35 | Reviews: 6
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Had in a becker pint. Cool looking can! Reviewed from notes.

The finger's worth of white foam dies rather quickly, leaving behind very little lace. Good looking copper-gold body, though.

The hops on the nose beat out the bready malt, just barely:herbal, soapy, and piney.

More of the herbal quality on the palate to lead things off with that bready base. There is also a muddled grassiness on the palate that leads into the finish. There is more pine on the finish with that distinct herbalness.

Pike's Peak has a decent medium body that is more creamy than watery. Also finishes just a little dry. This is no bitter hop bomb. Appropriate for the flavor profiles though.

This IPA has great flavor, not an extreme flavored IPA, not even close. Easy to drink, and tastes pretty good. Nothing wrong with that.

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Elephant Rock IPA from Pikes Peak Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 35 ratings.