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Fuzzy Baby Ducks IPA - New England Brewing Co.

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Fuzzy Baby Ducks IPAFuzzy Baby Ducks IPA

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246 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 246
Reviews: 38
rAvg: 4.61
pDev: 9.33%
Wants: 636
Gots: 20 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New England Brewing Co. visit their website
Connecticut, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: woosterbill on 06-21-2012)
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Reviews by ShogoKawada:
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ShogoKawada

Rhode Island

4.6/5  rDev -0.2%

another winner from NEBCO.

I bought a few growlers, blowing through my last one.

This has a long-lasting head and a nice orangey color. Great sticky lacing. The smell is tropical, fruity, delicious. This beer is light in flavor, and by that I mean the hops are sweet and not sharp or abrasive. Citra really is a wonder-hop... this reminds me of a half-strength Citra from KRBC. And that's a very high compliment, as that's my top-rated beer. Not much malt base but that's fine with me as the hops are so delicious.

6.2% seems just about right for this one. A joy to drink.

This one goes down too easily. I really really really like it, and hope NEBCO moves this one into regular rotation. One of the more delightful beers I've encountered as of late.

07-01-2012 03:56:25 | More by ShogoKawada
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braugon

Connecticut

4.5/5  rDev -2.4%

04-17-2014 14:01:41 | More by braugon
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tectactoe

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev -2.4%

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Minnesota

5/5  rDev +8.5%

03-07-2014 06:02:49 | More by Schlais
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bnewall3

Connecticut

5/5  rDev +8.5%

I dont review many beer but this one I had to. This is a non biased opinion even though they are my favorite brewery and easily the best in CT, if not New England. I was also the first person to receive a growler of this!(or so I was told, thought that was cool)

The look of this beer is just a glowing yellow that is mouthwatering.

The smell is pure citra. From grapefruit to lemon, grass, and lime its perfect

The taste is worth saying its the best citra IPA ive had. I run a liquor store and couldn't resist sampling this to customers out of my growler who were worthy of having this. It is so refreshing and light, but full bodied and perfect at the same time. I could drink this beer in the middle of winter, or on the hottest day of the year, which happened to be the day I got it.

Overall I wish this beer was bottled and year round, but I know they cant get the citra hops year round because of the small size of the brewery. Although this will be an awesome treat once a year.

NEBCO just does things with hops/beer i'll never understand and frankly dont care to as long as they keep doing it. I would put this beer up against any across the country anyday. a 10 out of 10 to me, love everything NEBCO does, please dont ever change.

10 out of 10...CHEERS

06-25-2012 05:45:54 | More by bnewall3
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cincysig

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +8.5%

04-26-2014 01:46:49 | More by cincysig
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Nova1000

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +8.5%

Given to me via fresh growler from the brewery. Not much to say other than the best ipa I've ever had and I've had most of the heavy hitters.

08-14-2014 23:29:35 | More by Nova1000
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dankjohn

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev -2.4%

01-04-2014 16:31:05 | More by dankjohn
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jefftuck47

Connecticut

3.25/5  rDev -29.5%

05-16-2014 01:20:49 | More by jefftuck47
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5/5  rDev +8.5%

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4/5  rDev -13.2%

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5/5  rDev +8.5%

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Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -7.8%

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Connecticut

5/5  rDev +8.5%

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2.72/5  rDev -41%

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mushrooms

Uzbekistan

4.76/5  rDev +3.3%

batch 3, 32oz growler filled Saturday, 12/21/13. Consumed Tuesday, 12/24/13.

A - Vibrant orange-reddish hazy body with a couple finger of off-white head. Drops absolutely enormous amounts of lacing all over the glass behind it - the greatest lacing I've ever seen from a beer, bar none.

S - Pine is the first thing that hits the nose, followed by tropical fruit: guava, mango, stonefruit. Bitter orange and lemon as it opens up. Little bits of weed/cat pee. Biscuity malt very noticeable in nose - this is different than prior batch. Pretty unbelievably amazing.

T - Piney and resiny, not normally something I get from Citra. Middle of the flavor is grapefruit, followed by a wonderful fading out of amazing tropical fruit, including a lot of passionfruit and mango. Delicious. Mouth feels "fuzzy" - I imagine this is the genesis of the name. Again, very noticeable biscuity malt. Almost tastes like it has a blonde ale behind it rather than a pale base, there's a lot of malt flavor but not thick or sweet, just flavor.

M - Light and thinner than I'd like. Plenty carbonated. Incredibly crooshable. No cloying sweetness or ashy bitterness left behind, just happiness. Could probably drink a gallon and a half of this in a night easily, and that's not an exaggeration.

O - The King Stay The King.

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Fuzzy Baby Ducks IPA from New England Brewing Co.
100 out of 100 based on 246 ratings.