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Ozo Coffee IPA - FATE Brewing Company

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Ozo Coffee IPA
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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

14 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 14
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 7.06%
Wants: 2
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
FATE Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This unique beer is defined by its pronounced hop bitterness flavor and aroma. The addition of single origin Ethiopian coffee adds a distinct and lingering roast finish that compliments the style perfectly.

7% ABV, 70 IBU, Hops: Summit, chinook, columbus, cascade, eldorado and amarillo hops.

(Beer added by: Jason on 10-01-2013)
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Malone47

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +11.8%

07-19-2014 19:04:46 | More by Malone47
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DenverHopHead

Colorado

4.2/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a growler filled at FATE; into a tulip.
Appearance - cloudy, reddish orange; thin bubbly, white head. Lacing is thin and soapy.
Smell - oh my! Very complex nose with coffee, caramel, pine tree and an herbal, grassy character!
Taste - follows the nose; one of the more complex beers I've had! Shocking to drink a beer that has features of a coffee stout, but looks like an IPA!
Feel - creamy, flavorful mouthfeel. Bitter coffee and hops balanced by rich caramel and roasted coffee bean! I could drink this any time of year!
Overall - FATE has some very artful and creative brews, and this one's my favorite!

Serving type: growler

07-13-2014 18:58:33 | More by DenverHopHead
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drone

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

07-06-2014 03:02:13 | More by drone
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SalukiAlum

Colorado

4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

06-13-2014 04:09:23 | More by SalukiAlum
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chossboss

Oregon

4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

06-12-2014 21:37:06 | More by chossboss
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uturn

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

05-16-2014 15:20:35 | More by uturn
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apasternak

District of Columbia

3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

05-11-2014 15:18:58 | More by apasternak
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Ricelikesbeer

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev 0%

03-10-2014 13:54:25 | More by Ricelikesbeer
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Moose90

Colorado

4.38/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

16oz pour from the brewery in Boulder, CO

A – A dark orange hued pour, almost brown in some light, head is tall and light oak in color. Lacing left behind is huge, thick, and clingy.

S – Wow coffee, this smells better than some of by morning cups of the black stuff. Very nice here, coffee notes are not overly bitter or tart, this is great.

T – Big coffee again, rich, dark roasts. Tastes like a really good cup of coffee. Hops only make an appearance on the finish, if only for their bitterness to compliment the already great flavor profile.

M – If anything, this is a little bit on the thick side of the spectrum. Not bad though considering the major dark roasted coffee notes.

O – What a surprise here, a very well done beer, coffee notes are strong and dominant, but a balance is struck nicely. This one really blew me away, I will be back for this one.

Serving type: on-tap

02-11-2014 02:26:36 | More by Moose90
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eawolff99

Colorado

4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

02-09-2014 19:07:27 | More by eawolff99
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ArrogantB

Colorado

4.45/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

On tap at the brewery. Bright orange yellow color, good head. The aroma is almost all coffee and it's great! Flavor us mostly that beautiful coffee again with only the mildest notes of the hops underlying. This sort of reminded me of Stone's Dayman IPA. Overall this was good enough that I'll be going back for more. Delicious.

Update 03/14/14

Smells like Ben and Jerry's coffee ice cream, excellent. Taste is excellent too. Stellar beer.

Serving type: on-tap

02-02-2014 02:56:15 | More by ArrogantB
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Jason

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev 0%

10-09-2013 20:01:40 | More by Jason
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Todd

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev 0%

10-09-2013 20:01:39 | More by Todd
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MarkyMOD

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev 0%

10-09-2013 17:10:54 | More by MarkyMOD
Ozo Coffee IPA from FATE Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 14 ratings.