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Green Flash West Coast IPA - Green Flash Brewing Co.

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Green Flash West Coast IPAGreen Flash West Coast IPA

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

5,743 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 5,743
Reviews: 1,659
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 10.43%
Wants: 217
Gots: 466 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Green Flash Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
95 IBU

(Beer added by: xlperro on 03-26-2005)
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5/5  rDev +18.5%

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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New York

3.91/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A-a clear amber with visible carbonation and three fingers worth of egg shell head

S-pine and citrus hops, light fruitiness, bready malt

T-very hop forward with pine and citrus bitterness front and center with caramel malt very much in the background. Some light fruits in the middle but most of the taste is full on bitterness.

M-medium body, light carbonation which feels almost flat?( best by date is either 2/2014 or 12/2014), bitter finish

Overall maybe it's just an old bottle but it could do with a bit more carbonation, that said this has huge in your face bitterness, everything else is in the background

Serving type: bottle

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Arizona

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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Green Flash West Coast IPA from Green Flash Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 5,743 ratings.