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Jockamo IPA - Abita Brewing Co.

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Ratings: 1,369
Reviews: 539
rAvg: 3.35
pDev: 17.61%
Wants: 9
Gots: 63 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Abita Brewing Co. visit their website
Louisiana, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Jockamo I.P.A. is a traditional India Pale Ale made with the best pale and light crystal malts that give the beer a copper color and malty flavor. This full-flavored beer is hopped and dry hopped liberally with Willamette and Columbus hops from the Pacific Northwest and has a 6.5% A.B.V. The spicy aroma of the hops contrasts nicely with the pleasant sweetness of the malts. Jockamo has a flavor that entices and excites the palate.

52 IBU

(Beer added by: Beerbuddha on 10-30-2007)
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Massachusetts

3.53/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Courtesy of mhewes as extra - 12 oz. into BMS mug...

Decent copper color. Thin, pale bready head with nice lacing.

Heavy sweet caramel malt - alcohol announces its presence. Slight hint of citrus hop profile. Overall, not what's expected from an IPA but nonetheless pleasant.

Perfumy taste at first - bitter, earthy apple presence with shallow grassy hop bitterness emerging with warmth. Finish is rather short but with no measurable aftertaste.

A little clammy for mouthfeel - needs more warmth. Feels a little husky with alcohol hitting back of palate. With warmth, a more full bitter hop finish emerges.

Pleasant and perhaps sessionable, but not what's expected of an IPA. Recommend letting this warm - with warmth it recovers but not necessarily as expected from style.

Serving type: bottle

04-30-2008 10:45:29 | More by IBUnit63
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Jockamo IPA from Abita Brewing Co.
77 out of 100 based on 1,369 ratings.