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Let It Ride - Indeed Brewing Company

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Reviews: 39
Hads: 357
Avg: 4.13
pDev: 9.2%
Wants: 24
Gots: 56 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Indeed Brewing Company visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Spring

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Beer added by: sacrelicio on 04-05-2013

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Reviews: 39 | Hads: 357
Reviews by Pintofbrown:
Photo of Pintofbrown
4.47/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Served from can to tulip.

The body has a copper-amber hue that almost turns raspberry red in the light. Ecru-colored foam builds to a finger in width with myriad bubbles in the cap.

The nose has a tangy earthiness with notes of sharp blueberry, pear, and apple. The sweet keeps swirling around the tangy and dirty. That sweet berry quality is wonderful!

The palate is very similar to the nose, with a resin and aspirin bite in the finish. The berry and pear-like qualities play mid-palate with an earthy background. Sweet, herbal, and resin-y.

Let It Ride has a medium heft with creamy carbonation. The beer is drying, leaving the fruity and resin qualities to linger in the back of the throat for a long time.

Let It Ride is an IPA quite unlike anything I have had before. The fruity sweetness is not overdone, with an aggressive hop quality that IPA lovers will enjoy immensely.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of hardy008
3.06/5  rDev -25.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours amber with a one finger beige head. The aroma is not very strong, but there is some citrus and tropical fruit, and some caramel malt.

Has a mostly bitter taste, balanced by some sweetness. There is citrus zest, white grapefruit, some tropical fruit, and caramel malt. More bitter than I thought it would be.

Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Oily and resinous hops with a dry finish, and a bitter aftertaste. This beer didn't do much for me.

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Photo of tectactoe
3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

Photo of Schlais
4/5  rDev -3.1%

Photo of beaversfan12
3.87/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of DaftPatrick
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of aquazr1
3.7/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ryancl
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of bsp77
4.49/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Serving glass: Poured from can into Nonic pint.

Appearance: Very cloudy amber-orange. Much darker than expected. Good sized off-white head at first, which settles back to fine lacing.

Smell: Berry, orange, pineapple, mango and peach. Wonderful aroma.

Taste: Similar hop taste as with the aroma - berry, orange, pineapple, mango and peach, but also some grapefruit and pine, especially at the finish. Solid malt backbone of caramel and maybe even a touch of toffee. Finish is more bitter than most tropical fruit hop bombs.

Feel: Medium to full body, fairly oily with decent carbonation. Finish is very dry.

Overall: Very flavorful and bitter IPA. Just a solid sucker punch overall.

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Photo of MNMike
4/5  rDev -3.1%

Photo of pat61
4.45/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

L: Hazy reddish amber under a 1” white foam cap. S: Grassy hop nose. T: Light, sweet and malt then hop, bigger malt and then a long lingering hop finish where grapefruit rind comes to the fore. F: medium body and carbonation.

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Photo of warmbier804
4/5  rDev -3.1%

Photo of MattyG85
4.45/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 12 oz. can into a Indeed shaker glass. Canned on 3/3/14.

Appearance: Pours a deep amber orange with a moderate amount of bubbles. Solid two fingers of off white head which slowly fade into a thin creamy layer. Leaves a lot of lacing.

Smell: A very juicy and dank hop forward aroma with big hints of tropical fruits, pine, and grass. Upfront citrus hops with ripe hints of grapefruit, mango, orange, lemon, tangerine, pineapple, apricot, kiwi, and melon. Earthy and floral hop hints of grassy hops and some spicy pine resin. Solid backing malt presence with some hints of sweet caramel, grains, yeast, and cracker. A really good hoppy aroma.

Taste: Like it smells, a juicy, dank, and nicely oily hop driven taste with a lot of citrus, pine, and grassy hops. Upfront tropical citrus hops with notes of grapefruit, mango, orange peel, lemon, pineapple, tangerine, apricot, melon, and kiwi. Big presence of earthy and floral hops with some notes of grass and some spicy pine resin. Solid background of sweet malt with notes of caramel, grains, biscuit, and yeast. Very juicy and nicely bitter. Very good taste.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied with a moderate amount of carbonation. Very juicy and oily with a fairly drying finish.

Overall: A really good IPA. Great citrus and piney hop flavors with a nice caramel background. Kind of reminds me of Surly Furious. Indeed kills it again with another great IPA.

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Photo of D-town_brews420
4.5/5  rDev +9%

Photo of 4lo
3.98/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of sgttibbs
4/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of beatenbyjacks
3.91/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Appearance - Dark red copper color. Nice bubbly head, but no lacing at all

Smell - what an aroma! lots of bitterness up front followed by a tropical sweetness

Taste - very bitter from start to finish. didn't get much of the tropical fruit I smelled

Mouthfeel - quite crisp, but the bitterness is strong and quite overpowering

Overall - I am not a huge fan of the overly hoppy beers. I can respect what this beer is doing though and was happy to try it.

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Photo of richkrull
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of striker2160
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of roostor07
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of Shawner
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of B_G
4.09/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of 4four4
4/5  rDev -3.1%

Photo of Helgy
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

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Let It Ride from Indeed Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 39 ratings.