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Size 7 - Steel Toe Brewing

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

479 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 479
Reviews: 106
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 9.42%
Wants: 64
Gots: 63 | FT: 4
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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Photo of jimmah120
4.04/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

pint served at town house tap

look is typical for an ipa, orange amber look, clear, small layer of head. smell is hoppy: flowers, citrus, pine. touch of buttery malt in there as well. average feel for an ipa. taste is and odd mix: warm peanut butter malt mixes with flowery, dandelion hops.

very flavorful, just not sure it's my style.

EDIT: this beer grew on me, but only in bombers = i rarely drink it.

Photo of BeerMeBrah
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of tsk5
4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of zonker17
4/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of deadbody
3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

Photo of shamrock071521
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of TrickkyGangsta
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of jakea
3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

Photo of st9647v3
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of MNBeer1017
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of roostor07
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of Satchboogie
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of ChopsMeister
4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of bman_85
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of JoEBoBpr
4.2/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured into a tulip glass from a bomber.
Thanks to arniepnminne.

Pours a nice strong golden color with great cooper hues. Translucent and bright. There is a nice chunky ecru/off-white head that forms. that is about 1 inch tall. It is very sticky and is retained so well. Leaves some nice sexy thick lacing as it recedes.

Citrusness up front as expected. Grapefruit rind, orange and tangerines. There is also some slight resinous pine that balances out the citrus notes a bit. There is some slight tropical fruit sweetness as well with some slight mango notes and some pineapple.

Flavor starts off with some tropical fruit notes tricking the palette into thinking this is gonna be a easy ride but it then quickly turns into an intense and delicious barrage of citrus notes. Grapefruit a plenty coats the palette. Then this is followed by some strong bitterness. There is some mild malt notes on teh rear that add a slight caramel balance to the flavor but the bitterness still lingers. A very intense single IPA in my book. Pretty delicious. The more I sip and as it warms some grassy herbal characters of the hop flowers are more present. Mouthfeel is nice and crisp but surprisingly smooth.

Very good single IPA. Intense and quite bitter. A treat for the hops heads. Quite citrusy and not balanced at all. Cheers.

Photo of WallE89
4/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of Bildo
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of sparx1100
3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

Photo of huskermike12
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of KWMiles
4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of alexsergio
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of Mdog
4.26/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Appearance: Crystal clear gold, nice carbonation bubbles, big rocky head.

Smell: Lots of citrus, citrus rind, underlying sweetness.

Taste: Starts sweet, then gives a nice citrus flavor. Not bitter. Orange pith.

Mouthfeel: Somewhat light, easy drinker.

Overall: I finally got to try some Steel Toe beers when I went to Minneapolis for a concert. Enjoyed them a lot, so went back to pick up some bottles. Size 7 is another great Minnesota IPA, nicely sweet with plenty of hop goodness. Definitely worth picking up if you're in the area.

Photo of Revenant
5/5  rDev +20.8%

Photo of t0rin0
3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

Photo of adamcarlson28
4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

Size 7 from Steel Toe Brewing
93 out of 100 based on 479 ratings.