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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

2,074 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 2,074
Reviews: 904
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 11.46%
Wants: 37
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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roblowther

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3.68/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

Amber color, minimal head. Looks like an IPA! The smell is roses, pears, and deliciousness...ness...ness. The taste is caramel malt quickly overwhelmed by the hops. Bitter but as much flavor as bitterness. The aftertaste is all hops. Sort of like nature's breath freshener. The mouthfeel is crisp and, surprisingly, chewy in the right way. Very nice body. Drinkability is good, although the hops start to weigh on me. Don't blame the beer, though, IPAs are just a bit too hoppy for me generally speaking. This is a nice brew with a good balanced flavor that leans hoppy just the right amount. Nice!

Serving type: bottle

06-26-2007 00:02:07 | More by roblowther
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S- EXCELLENT wow this has a lot of dry hops

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IPA (India Pale Ale) from Southern Tier Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 2,074 ratings.