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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

5,756 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 5,756
Reviews: 1,659
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 10.43%
Wants: 216
Gots: 474 | 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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TxMdScotty298

Maryland

3.25/5  rDev -23%

10-11-2013 00:48:52 | More by TxMdScotty298
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dvnb

New York

4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

10-11-2013 00:33:03 | More by dvnb
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jmmy3

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

10-10-2013 19:02:51 | More by jmmy3
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Revenant

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

10-10-2013 16:06:47 | More by Revenant
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JCam9981

North Carolina

4/5  rDev -5.2%

10-10-2013 14:16:45 | More by JCam9981
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MattyG85

Minnesota

4.43/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 12 oz. bottle into a tall Summit glass. Bottled on 08/08/13.

Appearance: Pours a slightly hazy copper amber orange with a moderate amount of bubbles. About tree fingers of off white head with decent retention. Leaves a lot of creamy lacing around the glass.

Smell: A ripe and juicy hop forward aroma with good hints of citrus, earthy, and piney hops. Upfront citrus hops with hints of orange peel, grapefruit, mango, lemon, pineapple, tangerine, apricot, and melon. Earthy, floral, and herbal hops with hints of grass and dank pine resin. Nicely sharp and bitter smelling. Background presence of bready malt with hints of sweet caramel, grains, biscuit, yeast, and cracker. A very good West Coast aroma.

Taste: Like it smells, a ripe and nicely bitter and juicy hop driven taste with citrus, earthy, and herbal notes. Upfront taste of juicy citrus hops with notes of grapefruit, orange peel, mango, lemon, tangerine, pineapple, apricot, and melon. Good mix of earthy, floral, grassy, and herbal hop notes. Spicy taste of pine resin. Background presence of malt with a taste of caramel, biscuit, grains, cracker, and yeast. Very hop forward. A very good West Coast IPA taste.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied with a moderate amount of carbonation. Very juicy and fairly oily. Bitter but nicely smooth.

Overall: Another great West Coast IPA. Good citrus flavors with a good combination of earthy hop notes.

Serving type: bottle

10-10-2013 07:38:58 | More by MattyG85
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gashmoney

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -17.1%

10-10-2013 00:27:02 | More by gashmoney
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mmars010

Virginia

4/5  rDev -5.2%

10-09-2013 22:45:17 | More by mmars010
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jonbonfon

California

4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

10-09-2013 06:57:26 | More by jonbonfon
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ScottJWing

Ohio

4/5  rDev -5.2%

10-09-2013 05:15:17 | More by ScottJWing
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waston

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

10-09-2013 04:16:58 | More by waston
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FUwolfpacker

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -11.1%

10-09-2013 01:18:19 | More by FUwolfpacker
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Beerme5

Oregon

3.5/5  rDev -17.1%

10-08-2013 17:38:53 | More by Beerme5
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damienblack

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -5.2%

10-08-2013 01:31:27 | More by damienblack
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Curloftheburl

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -5.2%

10-07-2013 23:07:20 | More by Curloftheburl
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Basshooker

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev -5.2%

10-07-2013 20:37:35 | More by Basshooker
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JohnnieNepal

Michigan

4/5  rDev -5.2%

10-07-2013 14:09:32 | More by JohnnieNepal
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AKbrewer20

Alaska

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

10-07-2013 04:46:03 | More by AKbrewer20
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MWolverines66

New York

4/5  rDev -5.2%

10-07-2013 03:01:57 | More by MWolverines66
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a0lbudman

Alabama

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

10-07-2013 02:23:02 | More by a0lbudman
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Cejohantges

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -17.1%

10-06-2013 21:58:51 | More by Cejohantges
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herman77

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -5.2%

10-06-2013 20:40:28 | More by herman77
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bigbeers84

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -5.2%

10-06-2013 15:52:32 | More by bigbeers84
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lonewolfcry

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -5.2%

10-06-2013 15:44:29 | More by lonewolfcry
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111213forlife

California

2/5  rDev -52.6%

10-06-2013 15:31:24 | More by 111213forlife
Green Flash West Coast IPA from Green Flash Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 5,756 ratings.