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Hoppy Birthday - Alpine Beer Company

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742 Ratings
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Ratings: 742
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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4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

really a nice beer, thanks ANDREW!

kirkfrailey, Oct 07, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -6%

Graffy, Sep 30, 2014
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4.74/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Growler thanks to Tommy619!

A: Liquid gold

S: Grapefruit, Cuitrus, Honey... can wait to dive in

T: Incredible pale ale - Grapefruit, citrus, with honey in the finish balancing out the bitterness perfectly.

M: Smooth hoppy pale ale

O: Alpine is by far the best brewery for hoppy beers on the west coast in my opinion.

DNICE555, Sep 29, 2014
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4.04/5  rDev -10.6%

ThaFranz, Sep 28, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

mrn1ceguy, Sep 27, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -6%

Picked up,a bomber of this brew at the brewery in Alpine while passing through from San Diego to Yuma. Nice IPA. Great hop aroma. Nice lacing. Solid beer.

HobbNobber, Sep 25, 2014
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4.91/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Pours a pale gold with a small white head, good retention. Lots of citrus on the nose with mango, pineapple and apricot notes. Hop forward. Fruity on the front of the tongue followed by pine resin. Biscuity malt backbone but takes a back seat to the hops. Light bodied with light carbonation. Finishes dry. Overall possibly the best sessionable APA out there.

JohnG190, Sep 21, 2014
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Hoppy Birthday from Alpine Beer Company
100 out of 100 based on 742 ratings.