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Hoppy Birthday - Alpine Beer Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

741 Ratings
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Ratings: 741
Reviews: 122
rAvg: 4.52
pDev: 8.19%
Wants: 720
Gots: 56 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Alpine Beer Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.25% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: HopHead84 on 05-24-2010)
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5/5  rDev +10.6%

Tried this at on tap at City Beer Store in SF. Really sparkly hop flavor. It's like 5 different kinds of bitterness mixed together that turn into something totally different when combined.

If you like IPAs, then this is definitely a pleasing drink.

It's not overly malty or heavy, as some IPAs can be. There's very little head. The color is a pale amber.

The beer it reminds me of most is Russian River Brewing's Row 2 Hill 56. I like Alpine Hoppy Birthday better though.

I understand that Alpine is working with Green Flash now to increase their production and distribution range, so hopefully this will become available more easily now.

Rocknrao, Nov 12, 2014
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Hoppy Birthday from Alpine Beer Company
100 out of 100 based on 741 ratings.