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Electric Tower IPA - Santa Clara Valley Brewing

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BA SCORE
88
very good

76 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 76
Reviews: 14
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 10.43%
Wants: 2
Gots: 7 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Santa Clara Valley Brewing visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: KevT on 06-09-2013)
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The brew poured a light amber color, with 2 fingers of a bright white head that left excellent lacing. The aroma is pungent and consists of pine, mango, pineapple and citrus. The flavor follows the nose with only the slightest trace of a malt backbone. The beer is well carbonated and has a light-medium mouthfeel that finishes bone dry.

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Electric Tower IPA from Santa Clara Valley Brewing
88 out of 100 based on 76 ratings.