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2XIPA - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

3,374 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 3,374
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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RustyDiamond

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

Opaque golden pour with a slight tint of orange. Very nice looking pour into my SA beer glass. 2 fingers of white froth with some active bubbling. Aromas of coconut and citrus that took awhile to come up.

Big citrus on the nose. Pink grapefruit rind, chewy as hell. Big tart citric bitterness in the middle. There also is a very fragrant spice taste in the mid-back palate that I cannot pinpoint. Good underlying maltiness too- cashew, spicy rye bread, dry sourdough pretzel. Tons of chalky citrus tartness going on.

Resiny, dense mouthfeel. Finishes dry and palate coating. Pretty good drinkability although the "chalkiness" would keep me from having another one at the moment. Easily my favorite IPA from ST.

Serving type: bottle

09-07-2010 20:08:32 | More by RustyDiamond
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2XIPA from Southern Tier Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 3,374 ratings.