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2XIPA - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

3,376 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 3,376
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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dejrrma

Georgia

3.98/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a pale yellow, and has about an inch of head. Great lacing. It smells sweet and tastes of citrus fruits with lots of intense hops coming through. It tastes hoppy, citrusy, and light. It has a nice caramel-like malt taste. The mouthfeel and carbonation are closer to that of an IPA, but great overall. Bitter at first, but it subsides gradually, making this a very drinkable beer. Dry finish. The above 8% ABV alcohol is hidden very well. Awesome beer at a great price (8.99 for a 6 pack).

Serving type: bottle

05-01-2011 03:25:08 | More by dejrrma
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2XIPA from Southern Tier Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 3,376 ratings.