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Kaleidoscope IPA - Phillips Brewing Company

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Kaleidoscope IPAKaleidoscope IPA

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BA SCORE
89
very good

42 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 42
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 8.37%
Wants: 2
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Phillips Brewing Company visit their website
British Columbia, Canada

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: KStark on 07-12-2013)
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Poured into a Sam Adams Boston Lager glass...

A) A big white frothy head that leaves a nice layer of lacing on the glass. Colour is rich gold.

S) This is a ruby grapefruit bomb! Loads of citrus and tropical fruit on the nose. Some faint light maltiness in the background

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Kaleidoscope IPA from Phillips Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 42 ratings.