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AleSmith IPA - AleSmith Brewing Company

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AleSmith IPAAleSmith IPA

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

2,948 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,948
Reviews: 1,140
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 8.94%
Wants: 413
Gots: 249 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
AleSmith Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.25% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-29-2002)
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4/5  rDev -5.9%

diablo14, Today at 04:30 AM
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4.25/5  rDev 0%

KevMo84, Yesterday at 04:20 AM
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4.25/5  rDev 0%

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3.5/5  rDev -17.6%

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4.76/5  rDev +12%

Rwalford74, Saturday at 10:23 AM
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4.75/5  rDev +11.8%

Nose: Pine and citrus nose over malt.
Brilliant copper amber under a thick, finely bubbled, persistent slightly off-white foam cap.
The palate in this hop forward beer starts with biscuit malt seasons with light caramel and then the citrusy pine takes over. The citrus , melon and pineapple notes on the palate seem more from the hops than yeast.
Creamy medium body with medium high carbonation with a very fine bead.

pat61, Friday at 04:25 PM
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

HopGrazer, Thursday at 11:15 PM
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

A: Dark, dehydrated urine color. 1 finger of head on top with fluffy, laced foam

S: Fresh grass, melon, mango, a little bit of lemon and pine

T: NIce clean hoppy ipa. Not too bitter, not too malty, just right. Mango in the beginning and a little hoppy bite at the end. Little bit of bitterness that tastes like grapefruit pith.

M: Slight carbonation with a slight bitterness that lingers for a few seconds.

O: This is a great IPA. After having it a 2nd time, I've upped my rating from a 4 to a 4.5. I really enjoyed this much better after having it before and now I'm glad that the stores nearby carry it locally.

Dwkasper, Thursday at 01:34 PM
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4/5  rDev -5.9%

Stephenjtorres, Sep 08, 2014
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4.64/5  rDev +9.2%

nicebrewski, Sep 08, 2014
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4.72/5  rDev +11.1%

VegasNigel, Sep 08, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

bisq, Sep 07, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

BigGold, Sep 07, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

adhallick, Sep 07, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev 0%

salthemonster, Sep 07, 2014
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BodyPolitic, Sep 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev -5.9%

sebennett73, Sep 06, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev 0%

SamuelR, Sep 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

kingsuecac, Sep 05, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

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4.25/5  rDev 0%

Renegawam, Sep 05, 2014
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4.3/5  rDev +1.2%

Great ipa, nice head, great citrus smell with a bit of malt. Taste is very well balanced and delicious.

GinjaSlice, Sep 04, 2014
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3/5  rDev -29.4%

RyanGoodman, Sep 04, 2014
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AleSmith IPA from AleSmith Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 2,948 ratings.