1. American Craft Beer Fest returns to Boston on May 29 & 30, featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers. Tickets are on sale now.

Point The Way IPA - Golden Road Brewing

Not Rated.
Point The Way IPAPoint The Way IPA

Educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
81
good

379 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 379
Reviews: 73
rAvg: 3.57
pDev: 13.73%
Wants: 14
Gots: 61 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Golden Road Brewing visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: ehammond1 on 10-17-2011

No notes at this time.
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Point The Way IPA Alström Bros
Ratings: 379 | Reviews: 73 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of hopsputin
3.36/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

a: super clear staw colored with some dark orange notes. head is solid, frothy & white

s: smells better than i was expecting. mango, passionfruit, pineapple - pineapple is dominant. a faint caramel-syrup presence in here as well

t: flavor is a bit of a let down from the aroma. the flavor kind of punches you with bitterness, but not from any of the tropical fruits i was hoping for. i can't even really put my finger on something to associate with the bitterness besides it being bitter. there is that light caramel malt in here as well, but its overshadowed

m: light mouthfeel, well carbonated

o: aroma and mouthfeel are good but flavor is way too one-dimensional in its bitterness. no depth in here…maybe i have a bad keg or something? based on what i have in front of me, you're much better off going with another option

Photo of pxc13
3/5  rDev -16%

Photo of terpinsd
3.25/5  rDev -9%

Photo of Green_street_hooligan
4.04/5  rDev +13.2%

Photo of Sean227
5/5  rDev +40.1%

Photo of pserpa38
4/5  rDev +12%

Photo of Kroehny_Loves_Hops
4.5/5  rDev +26.1%

Photo of indy351
3.5/5  rDev -2%

Photo of Jfbaxter2000
4/5  rDev +12%

Photo of CAkers91
3.75/5  rDev +5%

Photo of BeastLU
3.25/5  rDev -9%

Photo of Hessian257
3.64/5  rDev +2%

Photo of mkirkland80
3.5/5  rDev -2%

Photo of tedho21
3/5  rDev -16%

Photo of RossSheingold
4.6/5  rDev +28.9%

Photo of Chanceaus
4.04/5  rDev +13.2%

Photo of HobbNobber
3.25/5  rDev -9%

Had a pint of this in LAX while waiting for a flight. Pours a 1" head. Nice lacing throughout session. Slight hop grapefruit aroma. Nice balance to this beer. Malt backbone is there and not overwhelmed by hops and bitterness. Good body and mouthfeel as well. Bitterness on the palate after. Overall good IPA.

Photo of killcore
3.75/5  rDev +5%

Photo of sourdog
3.5/5  rDev -2%

Photo of Dwkasper
2.25/5  rDev -37%

A: light golden, little head, not much carbonation

S: dank ness, a very little tropical fruit, a little fresh cut grass

T: honestly not much taste when having it in draft. A little hop bitterness, fairly smooth

M: not much carbonation

O: honestly don't know anything about golden road but not impressed with this IPA. Hopefully this was a fluke, I was not impressed

Photo of CBack465
2.6/5  rDev -27.2%

Photo of joeyjoey104
3.25/5  rDev -9%

Photo of Pete_Orr
3.72/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Emdaunt
3.24/5  rDev -9.2%

Point The Way IPA from Golden Road Brewing
81 out of 100 based on 379 ratings.