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Pleasure Town IPA - Midnight Sun Brewing Co.

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Pleasure Town IPAPleasure Town IPA

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BA SCORE
83
good

70 Ratings
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Ratings: 70
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 12.6%
Wants: 0
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Midnight Sun Brewing Co. visit their website
Alaska, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: largadeer on 02-15-2014)
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Photo of flagmantho
3.53/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured from 12oz can into my Diamond Knot pint glass.

Appearance: medium orange hue with a light haze and a light effervescence. Head poured a thin finger of creamy ivory foam. Nothing special, but not bad.

Smell: malty, with lots of bread and biscuit right up front. Hops are citrusy and a bit earthy. Not completely to my taste, but it's clean. The overall effect is quite autumnal.

Taste: quite a bit sweeter than the aroma would suggest; it's quite earthy with a big, toasty, biscuity malt and earthy hops with a bit of citrus thrown in. Again, it seems like a well-crafted beer, but all this biscuit malt is not really to my taste.

Mouthfeel: medium body with a decent carbonation and creaminess.

Overall: could be worth a shot if you like toastier, maltier IPAs.

flagmantho, Aug 09, 2014
Photo of virinow
3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

virinow, Oct 09, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

Cynic-ale, Aug 21, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11%

aztraz, Sep 02, 2014
Photo of Nage37
3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

Nage37, Jun 09, 2014
Photo of ironchefkook
3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

ironchefkook, Aug 29, 2014
Photo of Keith_R
4/5  rDev +9.6%

Keith_R, Jun 17, 2014
Photo of GRG1313
3/5  rDev -17.8%

GRG1313, Aug 23, 2014
Photo of Elicoleman
3.25/5  rDev -11%

Elicoleman, Sep 01, 2014
Photo of Rave
4/5  rDev +9.6%

Rave, Jul 07, 2014
Photo of Spikester
3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

From a 12 ounce can.
Hazy gold with two fingers of off white head and good lacing.
Smell is mildly bitter resins.
Taste is medium resin bitterness with just a touch of malts.
Mouthfeel is light to medium.
Overall a medium level IPA. Nothing bad to report but mostly average. Hops are flat line pine bitterness with nothing all that interesting.

Spikester, Sep 27, 2014
Photo of Booner818
4/5  rDev +9.6%

Booner818, Jul 19, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11%

itracy63, Apr 11, 2014
Photo of Beardo
3.76/5  rDev +3%

Beardo, Nov 06, 2014
Photo of Hopmodium
3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

Hopmodium, Sep 20, 2014
Photo of cdean801
4.5/5  rDev +23.3%

cdean801, Oct 07, 2014
Photo of LiquidAmber
3.74/5  rDev +2.5%

Poured from a can into a Seattle Beer Week pint glass. Pours a medium coppery amber with a thin off-white head that dissipates to light patches. Aroma of light caramel and bready malt, citrus hops and orange family citrus. Flavor follows with a caramel malt body with some biscuit, supporting citrusy, slightly piney hops. Finshes with a somewhat resiny, pine influenced hop bitterness. Medium bodied. A good, but not stand-out IPA, pleasant, but somewhat subdued, hop flavors.

LiquidAmber, Sep 05, 2014
Photo of craft_is_king
3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

craft_is_king, Aug 16, 2014
Photo of largadeer
3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

largadeer, Feb 15, 2014
Photo of Reidrover
4/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

12 oz single purchased from Capital Market in Salem. $1.70 Pours a slightly murky dull orange colour with a nice sized thick and frothy off white head. Fruity, citrus aromas mainly with some light caramel malt backing,citrus hops resemble orange peel and some lemon zest. Actually OK. Taste the hops are more aggressive away from the citra and to the cascade and Chinook..malts still strong but barely contain the exuberance of the hopping. Nice mouth feel the raucous carbonation leads to great drinkability.Very nice can of beer here!

Reidrover, Oct 24, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

TheBrewViking, Apr 12, 2014
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4/5  rDev +9.6%

coobstar, Jun 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

thatoneguymike, Jul 25, 2014
Photo of vkv822
3.28/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

12oz : SN IPA Glass

Lightly hazy, coppery orange, with a foamy off white head.

Lightly citrusy, piney notes. Fairly strong caramel malt backbone, a bit more than I like in an IPA.

Medium+, foamy body.

A decent beer, a bit more malt forward than I prefer in an IPA.

vkv822, Jul 09, 2014
Photo of brywhite
3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

brywhite, Sep 25, 2014
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Pleasure Town IPA from Midnight Sun Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 70 ratings.