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Sea Hag IPA - New England Brewing Co.

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Sea Hag IPASea Hag IPA

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BA SCORE
86
very good

979 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 979
Reviews: 400
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 10.94%
Wants: 48
Gots: 72 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
New England Brewing Co. visit their website
Connecticut, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-24-2006)
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icemonkey908

Minnesota

3.8/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a can into a glass. Clear and bronze with a nice fluffy head. Aroma is somewhat average, but hints of pine are present. Taste was very malty and the hops seemed underrepresented for an IPA. Not to say this is not a hoppy beer, just not as much as many other IPAs, but this makes for an interesting flavor profile for the style. Overall, a tasty IPA that is a little different and above average for the style.

Serving type: can

05-22-2007 03:09:59 | More by icemonkey908
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07-25-2014 15:18:32 | More by audioserf
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Connecticut

4/5  rDev +4.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

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Connecticut

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Connecticut

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Scrapss

Pennsylvania

4.09/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

A: poured from the squealer to the Ghandi-bot tulip, the head kinda fluffs up to a finger and then died quickly to a 2 mm collar and a wispy white disk. No legs on swirl and a gold glowing translucent body.

S: Orangy/citrus/lemony notes backed with pleasant light malt and a hint of new-school-hops like mosaic, with that cumin/onion/garlic but very, very slight. Not overpowering in the least.

T: US-Tropical citrus, with a hint of childrens' aspirin backed with a very slight malt presence and a very citrusy, lemony hit. Light and delicate.

M: light/creamy up front followed by the lightest, most delicate and impossibly dry finish I have ever experienced. It is a velvety smooth swallow with a very slight lemony note.

O: Awesome and definitely a well crafted IPA. Try it for sure if you can.

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4.04/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Sadly, New England Brewing doesn't distribute to MA anymore, I always enjoyed this OG canned IPA. Picked up a 6-pack while in Hartford this past weekend for a revisit.

Appearance - Hazy rusty orange color, soapy white head. Retains as a thick ring and patchy cap, no lace.

Smell - Orange, grapefruit and floral hop aromas dominate with some piny dank there as well. With warmth, some icing sugar there for malt, but mostly bout dem hops.

Taste - Oranges, grapefruit, piny, earthy, floral, bit o' dank for hops. Icing sugar and biscuity malts.

Mouthfeel - Good full body, nice swishy carbonation, fair amount of bitterness but pretty crushable nonetheless.

Overall - This one falls under the radar, still holds up nicely with today's IPA standards. Solid all around, good price for a 6-pack (paid $9.50). Will have to pick up more of this when in CT.

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Sea Hag IPA from New England Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 979 ratings.