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Lowercase IPA - Free Will Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Lowercase IPALowercase IPA

Educational use only; do not reuse.
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Reviews: 5
Hads: 48
Avg: 3.38
pDev: 15.38%
Wants: 0
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Free Will Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: JohnParadee on 03-03-2014

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From the bottle: “little ale big hops” and an “A+” in the use of crayons.

i pop!ped the cap and began the pour, in as aggressive a manner as possible, watching as the pseudo-cascade took place, forming a massive four-plus fingers of puffy, rocky, bone-white head with good retention. it was time to sit back and wait for it to fall before continuing, so i began to take note of its pale-straw color (SRM = 1 – 2) with NE-plus quality clarity, enabling me to see into the future. i am going to a pink floyd mass this afternoon at 5 pm, followed by back in black, an ac/dc tribute band tonight. the nose had a definite grapefruit odor and my mouth began to water. mouthfeel was thin-to-medium. the taste was very citrusy and it was one of those instances in this pseudo-style that the taste lived up to the nose. i do not mean to buck a trend since so many (or at least enough) people like these sessionable ipas to make them worth brewing, but i just feel unfulfilled afterwards. in this instance, the flavor was plenty hoppy and i was satiated in that regard, but at the same time, i just felt like it lacked something. probably alcohol! whoops. finish was dry, bitter from its hops, tasty, but overall unfulfilling. now i am ready for a beer!

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Lowercase IPA from Free Will Brewing Co.
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