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Thunderhead IPA - Pyramid Breweries, Inc.

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Thunderhead IPAThunderhead IPA

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BA SCORE
77
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610 Ratings
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Ratings: 610
Reviews: 425
rAvg: 3.38
pDev: 15.98%
Wants: 4
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pyramid Breweries, Inc. visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A golden nectar with a striking floral aroma, Thunderhead holds a harmonious balance between its bold hop bitterness and subtle malt background.

(Beer added by: Jason on 09-16-2001)
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Smurf2055

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2.01/5  rDev -40.5%
look: 1.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 1.75

Bland smell.
Murky and fizzy appearance (like a wheat beer).
Slightly bitter taste, not a lot of depth. Drinkable.

My craft beer friends all hate it, and my non-craft beer friends all hate it, not sure where the appeal is on this. Maybe for wannabe beer snobs?

Serving type: bottle

06-28-2013 05:49:19 | More by Smurf2055
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Thunderhead IPA from Pyramid Breweries, Inc.
77 out of 100 based on 610 ratings.