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2XIPA - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

3,379 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 3,379
Reviews: 943
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 11.39%
Wants: 85
Gots: 293 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mcallister on 04-28-2010)
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Bighuge

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look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Clear golden body with a thin off white head. Fresh bouquet of hop flowers on the nose. Great blend of pine and citrus. Crisp and refreshing flavor. Active carbonation brings the bright citrus out to the forefront. The caramel malt base is sufficient for the style and sturdy enough to provide a decent backbone. Quite clean overall, including the bitterness. Solid DIPA.

Serving type: bottle

05-28-2010 04:48:51 | More by Bighuge
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2XIPA from Southern Tier Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 3,379 ratings.