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Green Flash Imperial India Pale Ale - Green Flash Brewing Co.

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Green Flash Imperial India Pale AleGreen Flash Imperial India Pale Ale

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2,428 Ratings

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Ratings: 2,428
Reviews: 972
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 10.76%
Wants: 123
Gots: 196 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Green Flash Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Terp96 on 12-02-2006)
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3.5/5  rDev -14.4%

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4/5  rDev -2.2%

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4/5  rDev -2.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +10%

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4.22/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

green flash imperial ipa... thats were it all started for me.... a local grocer (kobackers) had this in stock a few years back and i had opted for something new that day... well what a suprise... no generic beer ever tasted the same after that day.... this is truly one of the best ipas you will ever encounter...

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4.47/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

This is a great I.I.P.A. I am surprised at the color, it's much more pale that I am used to for the style. It doesn't matter, this here beer is 9.4%abv and it is hidden well by a strong hop assault on the tongue immediately upon entry of the mouth. Wonderful bready malts show themselves after said assault. I am a huge fan of this beer. The price is right, at Beertopia they were selling it for 5.49 a bomber. Fan-f*ckn-tastic. I wanted a new dipa to try as I am such a fiend I've exhausted the limited selection we can find here. I would love to trade this with someone for other dipas I can't find here. I have a dipa problem.

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4/5  rDev -2.2%

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2/5  rDev -51.1%

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4/5  rDev -2.2%

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4.58/5  rDev +12%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Poured a clear golden copper color with a respectable more than one finger head. The fluffy white head feel after a few minutes to a ring and lacing was above average.

S: OMG, this is amazing. The first smell is fresh, juicy, oil, dank weed. Perfect nuggets. Then there is amazing herbal, piney hops with notes of tropical fruit. Its simply amazing.

T: Comes on with tropical fruit, think pineapple, and then quickly fades to more mild fruit. Pine forest comes in and just overwhelms then gives way through a leafy, oily profile to a crisp bitter finish. The middle is incredible with huge pine, pepper, a bit of lemon and mint and everything you wan. Very bitter bite in the end.

M: Can I even tell, the taste is so good. Its beyond medium with some light syrup and then a very big fizzy feel.

O: Wow, blows my mind. This is a hop bomb of epic proportions. The smell and taste are killer and complex for their seemingly one dimensional nature. A must try! So hoptastic!

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3.5/5  rDev -14.4%

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3.58/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

pours a clear golden, with about a finger white with nice laced rim left behind.

has a piney, and fruity(pineapple), floral aroma

taste follows the nose. pineapple and some floral, not really picking up on the pine like i thought i would.

light-medium bodied pretty high carbonation. leaves the mouth watery.

overall its a pretty solid ipa

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4/5  rDev -2.2%

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4/5  rDev -2.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +10%

Green Flash Imperial India Pale Ale from Green Flash Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 2,428 ratings.