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Pike India Pale Ale - Pike Pub & Brewery

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Pike India Pale AlePike India Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

347 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 347
Reviews: 200
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 12.23%
Wants: 14
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pike Pub & Brewery visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-23-2002)
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joshuadlight

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4.13/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

IPA's are really all over the place as every brewery has to throw their hat in the ring with their own hoppy and bitter brew. Pike doesn't really disappoint (few do, maybe this style is pretty easy to make, or maybe we all love hops so much that we don't care). This beer bursts with citrus notes and delicious bitter notes and flavors. Not a lot of grass or florals here, but the citrus is welcome and the bitterness is not too overpowering.
A good IPA that is plenty drinkable. Unfortunately it is only available in my area in 22oz bombers.

Serving type: bottle

05-16-2009 06:56:06 | More by joshuadlight
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Pike India Pale Ale from Pike Pub & Brewery
85 out of 100 based on 347 ratings.