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Jockamo IPA - Abita Brewing Co.

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1,433 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,433
Reviews: 542
rAvg: 3.34
pDev: 17.66%
Wants: 10
Gots: 77 | 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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Ratings: 1,433 | Reviews: 542 | Display Reviews Only:
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2.5/5  rDev -25.1%

xxcarpxx, Dec 17, 2011
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3/5  rDev -10.2%

FrankyLikesIt, Dec 14, 2011
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3/5  rDev -10.2%

mdbailey00, Dec 12, 2011
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4/5  rDev +19.8%

valkyre65, Dec 11, 2011
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4/5  rDev +19.8%

AggieOso, Dec 11, 2011
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3/5  rDev -10.2%

noel2977, Dec 09, 2011
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3/5  rDev -10.2%

JohneHoodlum, Dec 06, 2011
Photo of jayhawk73
2.6/5  rDev -22.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Pours a brown/orange color w/ a one finger cocoa head. Lots of large bubbles on top of this one. Decent carbonation on my snifter glass. The nose is bizarre: grass, honey, dirt, some spices. It's mediocre at best. The taste is the same way.... Hmmm. Feel is somewhat flat and syrup like. Overall, this is a very mediocre beer and I won't buy it again. Cheers.

jayhawk73, Dec 05, 2011
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3/5  rDev -10.2%

mhaugo, Dec 04, 2011
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4/5  rDev +19.8%

Nikolai, Dec 03, 2011
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2/5  rDev -40.1%

foulhooked, Nov 30, 2011
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2.2/5  rDev -34.1%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

Poured from a 12oz bottle into a Bell's tulip.

Nice color and head. Reddish copper with just enough head to top off the glass. Already getting the aroma though and not really pleased. It's an odd mix of hops and butter. Gotta be diacetyl.

Taste is deep bitter and butterscotch. I would chalk this up as a bad bottle or batch except that others have noted the buttery taste, too. I can only imagine that they're going for this. Either that or we all got the same batch.

I really don't think I'm going to finish this. I'm glad I just got one as part of a mix-a-six. And before you criticize the mix, yes, I checked dates. It was not the freshest, but it was decent, maybe a couple of months old.

MichaelinFishers, Nov 30, 2011
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3.25/5  rDev -2.7%

InspectorBob, Nov 29, 2011
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4/5  rDev +19.8%

jfstilling, Nov 29, 2011
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4/5  rDev +19.8%

akinsja, Nov 28, 2011
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4/5  rDev +19.8%

RedJim, Nov 28, 2011
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3.24/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

First had: on tap at Casey's, Newtown Square, PA

Served in a nondescript pint glass, this beer poured a clear golden brown color with a small creamy cap of white head that retained fairly well. Aroma of grains, pale malts, caramel, and some floral hop qualities. Taste followed the aroma pretty closely, with a good balance of caramel malts and floral hops, pretty smooth and not too bitter, with a little buttery flavor happening in the background...not sure if this was an off taste or not. Hints of fruit juice and citrus zest. Medium body, smooth, fairly drinkable, but nothing too special going on.

Rifugium, Nov 28, 2011
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4/5  rDev +19.8%

mrpibb1206, Nov 25, 2011
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5/5  rDev +49.7%

columbiankramer, Nov 25, 2011
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4/5  rDev +19.8%

chapcat, Nov 24, 2011
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3.5/5  rDev +4.8%

brandoman63, Nov 22, 2011
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3.68/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Poured this American IPA from a 12 oz bottle into a pint glass. This AIPA poured a clear amber copper color, produced a nice froathy ivory colored head. Head retention is excellent and lacing is off the charts. The aroma of this AIPA is sweet, full of malted caramel toasted grain, piney citrus aromas from the hops. This ale is medium in body sweet caramel malt, flavor of clover honey, grapefruit and pine. Somewhat bitter, and dry finish. The mouthfeel is a little thin for my liking but it makes an excellent session beer.

GossageBrewery, Nov 22, 2011
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4/5  rDev +19.8%

captainbearcat, Nov 22, 2011
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4/5  rDev +19.8%

Pamola, Nov 22, 2011
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5/5  rDev +49.7%

danwho, Nov 22, 2011
Jockamo IPA from Abita Brewing Co.
76 out of 100 based on 1,433 ratings.