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Sweetwater IPA - SweetWater Brewing Company

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Sweetwater IPASweetwater IPA

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BA SCORE
89
very good

2,151 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 2,151
Reviews: 781
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 11.53%
Wants: 137
Gots: 179 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
SweetWater Brewing Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-05-2002)
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DrMindbender

South Carolina

4/5  rDev +0.3%

07-17-2014 03:49:40 | More by DrMindbender
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Scarfer_Brad

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

07-17-2014 02:51:51 | More by Scarfer_Brad
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DNICE555

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

07-16-2014 23:43:41 | More by DNICE555
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Evolver311


4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

07-16-2014 20:52:56 | More by Evolver311
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ToadiesForCody

Minnesota

4/5  rDev +0.3%

07-16-2014 13:52:06 | More by ToadiesForCody
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isu68mbt

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

07-16-2014 01:56:42 | More by isu68mbt
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huntermop

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -6%

07-16-2014 00:04:45 | More by huntermop
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SportsandJorts

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: earthy orange color. two plus fingers of a foamy white head that fades slowly and leaves a bit of a lacing behind. almost clear with just a touch of haziness

Smell: sweet bread and caramel malt flavors. strong citrusy hop with low bitterness

Taste: opens up with bready and slightly sweet caramel malts. end is full of citrus and leafy hops. a good amount of hop flavor with only a small amount of bitterness. lots of balance

Mouthfeel: light and drinkable, just a small amount of bitterness, even too little to be refreshing.

Overall: good malt backbone and good hop character, just lacking a little bit in the bitterness department. if it had more of a bold hop character this would be a top contender in the ipa world for me.

Serving type: bottle

07-15-2014 22:12:17 | More by SportsandJorts
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jshusc

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

07-15-2014 18:27:20 | More by jshusc
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core42

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -6%

07-15-2014 15:21:18 | More by core42
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augustwest

Georgia

4/5  rDev +0.3%

07-14-2014 18:07:50 | More by augustwest
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Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +0.3%

07-14-2014 16:10:44 | More by IPAFrankieH
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Virginia

4/5  rDev +0.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

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Florida

3.75/5  rDev -6%

07-13-2014 23:50:59 | More by drennie321
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Florida

3.25/5  rDev -18.5%

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New York

4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

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Tennessee

4/5  rDev +0.3%

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Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +0.3%

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Georgia

3.25/5  rDev -18.5%

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Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev -18.5%

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California

4/5  rDev +0.3%

07-12-2014 04:23:29 | More by TommyTheCat
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Ohio

4/5  rDev +0.3%

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California

3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

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Imacul8drm

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

07-11-2014 03:51:59 | More by Imacul8drm
Sweetwater IPA from SweetWater Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 2,151 ratings.