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Occident Coast IPA - Rock Bridge Brewing Co.

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Occident Coast IPA
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Ratings: 8
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.22
pDev: 22.36%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Rock Bridge Brewing Co. visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Occident refers to the Western world in contrast to the Eastern, or Orient. This IPA is based on the West Coast Style of IPAs which is heavily hopped throughout the boil and dry hopping stages. Occident Coast has a malty background of bread and toasted biscuit notes with a big hop bitterness and flavor. Generous late addition boil hops and dry hopping give this beer a grapefruit, orange zest aroma.

85 IBU

(Beer added by: zeff80 on 10-09-2012)
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A - Poured out a slightly hazy, golden amber color with a one-finger, khaki colored head of foam. It left sudsy sheets of lace on the glass.

S - It smelled of pine, citrus and sweet caramel malts.

T - Heavy with with malt upfront. Sweet caramel and toffee. Light bitter piney bite.

M - It was crisp, sharp and smooth. A medium bodied ale with a dry, clean finish.

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Occident Coast IPA from Rock Bridge Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 8 ratings.