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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

2,073 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 2,073
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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Jason

Massachusetts

3.88/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

12oz brown bottle with a freshness date.

Amazing lace on the glass, head does a great job. Hazed dull golden hue. Orangey, minty, piney, mild grapefruit rind and mild tobacco show what the hops are about in the nose ... hint of malt and alcohol in there as well. Enjoyable smoothness, semi-chewy medium body. Ample hop bitterness does not go overboard but holds firm, orange peel, mint, pine, pipe tobacco, pithy and herbal ... good hoppiness all around. Toasted bread and a hint of caramel on the palate with some clean fruity esters. Finishes warm with a long linger hoppiness.

This is a big IPA, bordering Impy IPAs but we are splitting hairs here ... a hop heads treat here. I need to frequent this beer more often.

Serving type: bottle

08-29-2013 03:02:23 | More by Jason
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A- Opens well and pours an ok head that dissipates but the color is fantastic

S- EXCELLENT wow this has a lot of dry hops

T- The dry hops are followed up but boiled hops. Excellent but not as good as the 2x ipa

M- Dry lol.

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Enjoy!

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IPA (India Pale Ale) from Southern Tier Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 2,073 ratings.