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Nelson - Alpine Beer Company

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2,198 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,198
Reviews: 569
rAvg: 4.47
pDev: 8.72%
Wants: 1,222
Gots: 211 | FT: 15
Brewed by:
Alpine Beer Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
A Golden Rye IPA - An outstanding hop from New Zealand, Nelson Sauvin, is generously used throughout the brewing and dry-hopping of this unique beer. European rye is added for a smooth, malty addition to flavor. 1.065 OG 7% AB

(Beer added by: rayjay on 08-14-2006)
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4/5  rDev -10.5%

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My favorite IPA from Alpine

just4fununlimited, Tuesday at 12:28 AM
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So often these over hyped beers end up being a let down...not this one. This may very well be the best single IPA I've ever had. Nelson is at the forefront of this brew. It is incredibly smooth and balanced. Very easy drinking with its light body. Smell is fantastic. Color is a nice golden hue. Fantastic beer.

IpaBeerDrinkers, Monday at 07:43 PM
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big juicy citrus.

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Nelson from Alpine Beer Company
99 out of 100 based on 2,198 ratings.