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Higher Ground IPA - Birdsong Brewing

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Higher Ground IPA
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88
very good

99 Ratings
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Ratings: 99
Reviews: 7
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 9.92%
Wants: 0
Gots: 21 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Birdsong Brewing visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

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Beer added by: tdm168 on 06-22-2012

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

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look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Picked up a growler from the brewery. Poured into a shaker pint, the beer is a hazy, orange-brown coloring with a tall, chunky, foamy, clingy, off-white head. Great lacing along the glass. Aromas of resinous pine pitch, pepper spice, caramel, lemon zest, cut grass, and subtle grapefruit. Very balanced nose, with a slight lean towards bitter. Flavors are bitter and citrus tart forward, with a heavy dose of grapefruit and tangerine, all on a richly sweet caramel backbone. Cut grass, moss, and pine pitch provide a solid dose of hops resin characteristics, bittering up this beast. Smooth, slightly dry feel on a fairly light body, with a bitter, dry, and citrus tart aftertaste. The finish has more of the grapefruit linger, and leaves a dry, slightly astringent feel on the palate. Very solid, tasty, big IPA.

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Higher Ground IPA from Birdsong Brewing
88 out of 100 based on 99 ratings.