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Skinny Dipper - St. Lawrence Brewing Company

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Skinny Dipper
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19 Ratings
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Ratings: 19
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.04
pDev: 27.63%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
St. Lawrence Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Brianmerrilyn on 12-03-2013)
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Reviews by dougfur:
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New York

2.79/5  rDev -8.2%

Pours a slightly hazed (but mostly clear) straw color, with almost no head. The smell has some biscuity malt and some booze, no discernable hop aroma. Taste is about like the smell, some malt, some booze, fairly bitter and kind of syrupy. I wanted to like this beer because it was well priced, comes in a nice can and was local. But, there was almost nothing to like about it. Maybe it was old, but I got it 30 miles from the brewery, not even unpacked from the box it had just arrived in. If that beer isn't fresh, you've got problems...

02-11-2014 00:30:59 | More by dougfur
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Second off: what kind of brewery doesn't date? This is disgusting and I was going for pleasurable.

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A local beer! I've been curious about this one and their Pilsener for some time now so I gave it a shot. Before I get into the technical aspects of the thing I must say I'm likely to be a little biased. A St. Lawrence County native, I suppose a North Country beer is going to tug on my heartstrings. If it's any good, that is. That said,

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Really, this beer was a pleasant surprise. It's unusual for the style, and I'll definitely try it on tap in the future. B+.

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Skinny Dipper from St. Lawrence Brewing Company
75 out of 100 based on 19 ratings.