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Stoudt's Double IPA (India Pale Ale) - Stoudts Brewing Co.

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Stoudt's Double IPA (India Pale Ale)Stoudt's Double IPA (India Pale Ale)

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BA SCORE
89
very good

1,145 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 1,145
Reviews: 748
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 13.16%
Wants: 54
Gots: 36 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Stoudts Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.43% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Gavage on 10-23-2004)
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BeerNoobNC

North Carolina

4.23/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

It may just be me, but the first beer that came to mind when I first smelled and tasted this beer was DFH 90 Minute (though I may just be going crazy from my lack of many good beers here in Louisiana). What really gave me this impressions was the sweet, fruity flavor of the hops (which you also really get in the aroma) along with the alcohol in the finish.

However, despite my comparison to DFH 90, I think this beer is a little bit smoother while also containing a little more alcohol (and slightly cheaper from the price of DFH where I used to live in NC). Like I said before, I may just be overly excited about finally getting a good DIPA down here, but in my opinion this is like DFH 90 Minute except better. I have other DIPAs that I certainly like more than this one (because of the different hop profiles) but this is a pretty good one. I don't think I could sit down and drink a bunch of these like I can some DIPAs (which may be a good thing), but it's very good and I highly recommend trying it.

Serving type: bottle

10-29-2012 02:29:55 | More by BeerNoobNC
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Undated bottle at 45 degrees into standard pint
Weak aroma of pine
Head average (4 cm), white, creamy with rocks, slowly diminishing to 2 mm layer
Lacing excellent, semi-continuous of primarily small bubbles coating the glass
Body medium orange, hazy
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Stoudt's Double IPA (India Pale Ale) from Stoudts Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 1,145 ratings.