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IPA (India Pale Ale) - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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IPA (India Pale Ale)IPA (India Pale Ale)

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BA SCORE
86
very good

2,071 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 2,071
Reviews: 904
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 11.46%
Wants: 38
Gots: 98 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: John on 03-24-2003)
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GnomeKing

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4.47/5  rDev +16.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

If you've had Bell's great Two Hearted Ale, you'll know what to expect with Southern Tier's IPA. If you haven't had Two Hearted, let me tell you what to expect:

A slightly dry and grassy floral hops bite that's wonderfully balanced with the beer's malt backbone. There are really nice fruit accents...citrus, like you'd expect from an IPA, but also cherry, strawberry, and maybe even apricot and banana.

It has some of the kick of a double IPA, even though it's "only" 6.5 ABV...it has that kind of potency and bite.

Terrrific stuff.

Serving type: bottle

03-24-2006 04:25:10 | More by GnomeKing
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IPA (India Pale Ale) from Southern Tier Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 2,071 ratings.