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Stoneface IPA - Stoneface Brewing Co.

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Stoneface IPAStoneface IPA

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BA SCORE
98
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109 Ratings
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Ratings: 109
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 4.5
pDev: 7.78%
Wants: 27
Gots: 18 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Stoneface Brewing Co. visit their website
New Hampshire, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Davl22 on 04-04-2014)
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Photo of nobadeer
4.75/5  rDev +5.6%

Poured from a bottle (bottles sold 1-4pm weekdays, otherwise growler fills) in a tulip, three day old bottling. I had it on draft with a fresh keg the day before and I am not tasting too large a difference. Just a fantastic IPA. Beautiful nose, citrus, grapefruit, 2 finger lacey head that dissipates. Nice color, goes down well for 7.2% ABV, no bitter after taste. I am pretty pumped to be so close to the brewery. I'll be back to purchase a log.

nobadeer, Aug 30, 2014
Photo of SawDog505
4.75/5  rDev +5.6%

SawDog505, Monday at 08:39 PM
Photo of Pete27lax
4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

Pete27lax, Sunday at 04:34 PM
Photo of jstout26
4.5/5  rDev 0%

jstout26, Friday at 06:38 PM
Photo of sdaly3
4.5/5  rDev 0%

sdaly3, Sep 10, 2014
Photo of VelvetExtract
4.11/5  rDev -8.7%

-Bottle- Pours a pale, peachy yellowish color. Body is hazy. Head is huge and frothy. It has a pretty, whipped consistency. It laces sporadically. Aroma isn't incredibly big. To be honest, I was expecting more in terms of pure vigor in the nose. A bit of peach hops and citrus, too. A bit of hop must. Flavor is sturdily citrusy. Some grass. Modest tropical fruits. Actually quite balanced. A sweet, doughy malt is noticeable. Moderate bitterness. I think the hype train hit me a little too strong on this one. It's a tasty IPA, no more and no less.

VelvetExtract, Sep 10, 2014
Photo of DantheMan75
4.8/5  rDev +6.7%

DantheMan75, Sep 09, 2014
Photo of something_is_brewing
3.75/5  rDev -16.7%

something_is_brewing, Sep 08, 2014
Photo of jbertsch
4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

jbertsch, Sep 08, 2014
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4/5  rDev -11.1%

huddyball, Sep 07, 2014
Photo of BarrytheBear
4.6/5  rDev +2.2%

BarrytheBear, Sep 07, 2014
Photo of puboflyons
4.5/5  rDev 0%

From the stubby 650 ml. bottle. sampled on September 6, 2014.

Cloudy pale yellow pour with a tremendous puffy white head.

Oh, those floral hop aromas are breathtaking especially how they mingle lightly with the toasted malts.

Medium to full body.

Not only does that taste echo the floral, piney hops of the aroma but there is a mellow well-balanced biscuit malt character to boot. More fruit kicks in on the flavor. Not super bitter but just bitter enough to make one remember it.

puboflyons, Sep 06, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev 0%

HoppySeb, Sep 05, 2014
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5/5  rDev +11.1%

indy351, Sep 05, 2014
Photo of mikeyv35
3.98/5  rDev -11.6%

Date: 09/05/14
Type: 500ml. Bottle
Glass: East End Tulip
Bottled: Unsure, not listed, but just recently picked up from brewery.

*Thanks to BeerPilgrim11(Brian) for getting this one out to me in a nice trade, cheers!

Pours a hazy golden in color w/ a 1/2 finger white head that produces nice sticky lacing that lingers. Aromas of pineapple, grapefruit, clementine, and orange peel. The taste starts off w/ big pineapple and clementine up front, transitioning into grapefruit and an herbal tingle, and finishes with an off flavor bitterness (like eating orange peel) and mild astringency. Medium bodied and lush and finishes dry. Pretty drinkable, but the off ending flavor starts to wear on you after a bit.

Overall, very good stuff that could have been great w/o the ending off bitterness and astringency. Very unfortunate, this one was on the path to being about as good as it gets in the IPA category. Not close to Lawson's Sip of Sunshine.

mikeyv35, Sep 04, 2014
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5/5  rDev +11.1%

Ytrill, Sep 02, 2014
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4.48/5  rDev -0.4%

WVUbrew, Aug 30, 2014
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4.3/5  rDev -4.4%

Fusebuddy, Aug 30, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -22.2%

rderedin, Aug 30, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

mikemikemike, Aug 29, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev 0%

Kurmaraja, Aug 29, 2014
Photo of ScottJergenson
4.68/5  rDev +4%

ScottJergenson, Aug 28, 2014
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Stoneface IPA from Stoneface Brewing Co.
98 out of 100 based on 109 ratings.