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Size 7 - Steel Toe Brewing

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

405 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 405
Reviews: 100
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 9.66%
Wants: 61
Gots: 50 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Steel Toe Brewing visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jera1350 on 09-03-2011)
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adamcarlson28

Wisconsin

4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

02-06-2013 19:35:55 | More by adamcarlson28
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iL0VEbeer

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

02-04-2013 00:28:56 | More by iL0VEbeer
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millelacsmark

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

01-31-2013 12:28:29 | More by millelacsmark
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warnerry

Michigan

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-27-2013 18:11:22 | More by warnerry
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GeezLynn

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

01-23-2013 05:38:30 | More by GeezLynn
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arniepnminne

Nova Scotia (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

01-18-2013 15:22:05 | More by arniepnminne
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aasimon

Minnesota

5/5  rDev +20.8%

01-18-2013 02:57:21 | More by aasimon
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StonedTrippin

Colorado

4.15/5  rDev +0.2%

one of the better straight up american india pale ales ive had in recent memory (which admittedly may not be all that long). first beer ive tried from these guys as well, very impressive. pours light amber in color letting plenty of light through, but still a tad blurry. a rich and foamy white lace crown rests on top and doesnt go anywhere. the nose is sticky and bitter, resinous, very piney, like good ganga. flavor is only a little more balanced by a coppery pale malt, this is still a hop beast. it tastes like a freshly milled pine board rubbed down with a fresh poblano pepper. theres no heat, but there is some capsicum element present that i have to imagine is a product of whatever hops were used here. bitter and pungent, but still drinkable with a medium body made lighter by airy carbonation and a velvety soft texture. the bitterness in the finish lasts a long while and reminds me how good this was. should have got two bombers!

01-16-2013 03:31:49 | More by StonedTrippin
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spycow

Illinois

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-13-2013 22:03:18 | More by spycow
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slavall

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

01-13-2013 04:39:25 | More by slavall
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Stevedore

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

01-11-2013 00:35:25 | More by Stevedore
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sjanowiak

Washington

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

01-06-2013 22:26:23 | More by sjanowiak
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bluetrevian

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

01-02-2013 23:58:58 | More by bluetrevian
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vobr0002

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -3.4%

12-29-2012 21:43:39 | More by vobr0002
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Djsaturn1

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

12-16-2012 05:07:14 | More by Djsaturn1
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Justin_Neff

Ohio

4.7/5  rDev +13.5%

Another bottle purchased from France 44 while on business trip to Minny - yes, drank in the Hotel room. Poured in the Surly pint glass, also purchased from France 44.

A: I'm not sure I've ever seen anything like this. The clarity is unreal. I feel like I am looking at golden-colored water. The lacing on the glass is nice and a small layer remains on the head of the brew throughout the drink. The first 5 appearance I've given.

S: Hop-nasty. A little malt, a little pine, and a ton of citrus. This is awesome. The only reason this isn't a 5 is because I had to stick my face way into the glass to get a strong whiff. Smell fantastic, but isn't particularly strong.

T: This one isn't "well balanced" and that's awesome. Not malty at all. This is how I like my IPA's to taste. I want a lot of hops and a little malt. Buttery, piney for sure, I think it's amarillo hops, and citrus taste. There is almost a pineapple presence, but definitely some grapefruit.

M: Light body, creamy, medium carbonation.

O: I feel like people often say "this is for hop head's", but this truly IS FOR HOP HEAD'S! I really, REALLY like this one. As mentioned earlier, I like IPA's that aren't well balanced and the hops outshine the malt. Well this one fits the bill.

12-11-2012 01:26:51 | More by Justin_Neff
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ssimpson89

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

12-07-2012 01:30:37 | More by ssimpson89
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JeepCop

Kansas

4/5  rDev -3.4%

12-04-2012 02:44:51 | More by JeepCop
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stealth

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

12-02-2012 01:50:29 | More by stealth
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NickSMpls

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

12-02-2012 00:38:52 | More by NickSMpls
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tuckerlikesbeer

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

11-29-2012 07:11:40 | More by tuckerlikesbeer
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yokken

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

11-28-2012 03:29:21 | More by yokken
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WYVYRN527

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

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inlimbo77

Delaware

4/5  rDev -3.4%

22oz, No date
Mini 5oz snifter

A: Pours a really beautiful clear orange color. Bright white head. Fades really quickly. Some lacing.

S: Fruity aroma. Lots of floral citrus hop aromas. Smells really fresh. Minimal malt character.

T: Up front, some nice floral hop and pine bitterness. Grapefruit, tangerine, overripe peach. It's nice. Minimal malt bill. Very clean. Fairly dry finish.

M: Medium bodied. Good carbonation.

11-12-2012 15:07:12 | More by inlimbo77
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dirtylou

Washington

4.28/5  rDev +3.4%

22oz bomber, thanks DaveAnderson

appearance: served in a hillards can-pint, bright copper body, filmy white head with a nice sticky lace

smell: floral aroma - grapefruit, tangerine, caramel malt

taste: another good hop-forward beer from minnesota - a bright floral hop profile - lemon zest, tangerine, sugar, grapefruit, light toasted malt. Light and floral - tasty.

mouthfeel: rather light, faint lingering bitterness

overall: good stuff

11-12-2012 00:23:25 | More by dirtylou
Size 7 from Steel Toe Brewing
92 out of 100 based on 405 ratings.