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Gangway IPA - Red Hare Brewing Company

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Gangway IPAGangway IPA

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BA SCORE
80
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159 Ratings
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Ratings: 159
Reviews: 29
rAvg: 3.51
pDev: 13.68%
Wants: 1
Gots: 23 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Red Hare Brewing Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Georgiabeer on 09-09-2011)
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Reviews by DrinkinBoy:
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3.78/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.75

12oz can poured into pint glass

A - Appears a bright gold color with a white head. Retention and lacing are decent.

S - In a grapefruit bomb category, its aroma has a some nice complexity. Notes of apricot and more floral notes join typical grapefruit nose.

T - Flavor begins with a light malt sweetness. Again unlike typical AIPAs, there is actually a mid palate where subtle fruity sweetness is apparent before it works into the expected hop bitterness.

M - Medium/heavy body. Light on the carbonation.

O - Definitely worth a try. Nice to see a local craft not just cascading the heck out of a beer and calling it an IPA. May not be exactly what people are expecting, but that is a good thing in such a saturated category.

DrinkinBoy, Jan 19, 2013
More User Reviews:
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4/5  rDev +14%

Madschwaper, Jul 25, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

Shagator, Jan 02, 2014
Photo of mverity
2.29/5  rDev -34.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.5

Clear pale yellow in color with almost zero head and the thinnest of collars. Aroma is lacking. Barely any malt at all, zero hop character. Taste is kind of like some kind of industrial cleaner. Thin in body and medium carbonation. I wish this brewery was better considering it's only about 10 minutes away from my parents' new house in Marietta.

mverity, Dec 22, 2013
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4/5  rDev +14%

cincysig, Oct 10, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

dankjohn, Dec 04, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +21.1%

bpfrush, Mar 15, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

Cynic-ale, Aug 11, 2013
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3/5  rDev -14.5%

Jammergordon, Jan 24, 2014
Photo of chinchill
3.6/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

On tap at the brewery.

Weedy, grassy, herbal, grapefruit peel aroma: hop-dominant as expected.

Flavor: Hops present a more balanced taste with a touch more fruit. Mild bitterness turns a bit higher in the aftertaste.

Hazy amber body with a durable off-white head.

chinchill, Mar 09, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

Zonian1, Jun 22, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

ltdantheman, Apr 26, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

KenC, Sep 11, 2013
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4.4/5  rDev +25.4%

DougieW, Aug 21, 2014
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3.97/5  rDev +13.1%

bmoraymond, Thursday at 08:33 PM
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

Hardcore, Apr 21, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

beergorrilla, May 06, 2013
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3/5  rDev -14.5%

Keith_R, Nov 07, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

sonofliberty2, Jun 21, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

mscudder, Jul 15, 2013
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4/5  rDev +14%

TexicanMike, Oct 15, 2013
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3.71/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

From the 12 fl. oz. can marked Canned 11/08/13. A gift from a friend that I sampled on February 3, 2014.

Golden yellow pour building up to a foamy, pilsener-like, soapy white head. Some lacing.

Pleasant earthy, pine, and and green apple notes on the nose. Malts come up behind in a mellower fashion. Relaxing nose.

The body is a little acidic but generally on the medium side.

The taste has a notable hop character that clings to the back of my throat and lingers bitterly for a few seconds after each swallow. Tastes clean as well as biting.

puboflyons, Feb 03, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +21.1%

4Socialanxiety, Apr 18, 2014
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3/5  rDev -14.5%

mlhyatt, Oct 04, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

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Gangway IPA from Red Hare Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 159 ratings.