1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Bridgeport IPA - BridgePort Brewing Co. / Brewpub

Not Rated.
Bridgeport IPABridgeport IPA

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
86
very good

882 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 882
Reviews: 517
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 12.5%
Wants: 32
Gots: 41 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
BridgePort Brewing Co. / Brewpub visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-17-2001)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 882 | Reviews: 517 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by DenverHopHead:
Photo of DenverHopHead
DenverHopHead

Colorado

4.06/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Appearance - Pours copper in color, huge off white head and leaves monstrous lacing! The sediment is a nice touch!
Smell - Not bad, but not great. Floral, piney notes come through towards the end of the glass.
Taste - A good tasting IPA, but several out there are better.
Feel - Good hop bitterness and decent carbonation.
Overall - Fantastic for the price point ($6.99)/6 pack) and wonderful to look at! Plenty IPA's that I would prefer, however.

Serving type: bottle

07-01-2013 03:02:08 | More by DenverHopHead
More User Reviews:
Photo of JGrahamK
JGrahamK


3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

07-23-2014 02:21:24 | More by JGrahamK
Photo of Smileitsfreetobehappy
Smileitsfreetobehappy

Alaska

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

07-22-2014 05:04:19 | More by Smileitsfreetobehappy
Photo of ahalset
ahalset

California

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

07-19-2014 20:00:50 | More by ahalset
Photo of DrMindbender
DrMindbender

South Carolina

3/5  rDev -21.9%

07-18-2014 03:01:57 | More by DrMindbender
Photo of Musineer
Musineer

Texas

4/5  rDev +4.2%

07-16-2014 03:20:16 | More by Musineer
Photo of LIRedneck
LIRedneck

New York

4/5  rDev +4.2%

07-15-2014 03:49:38 | More by LIRedneck
Photo of TaylorBrake
TaylorBrake

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

07-14-2014 21:09:32 | More by TaylorBrake
Photo of SJbigtuna
SJbigtuna

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

07-13-2014 01:20:19 | More by SJbigtuna
Photo of WhitmansNiece
WhitmansNiece

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

07-12-2014 22:14:45 | More by WhitmansNiece
Photo of Osciliath
Osciliath

Oregon

4.75/5  rDev +23.7%

07-12-2014 16:02:19 | More by Osciliath
Photo of Karibourgeois
Karibourgeois

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

07-11-2014 21:38:17 | More by Karibourgeois
Photo of LJWalker
LJWalker

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

07-09-2014 03:35:38 | More by LJWalker
Photo of MikeDAdams
MikeDAdams

Idaho

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

07-07-2014 19:03:22 | More by MikeDAdams
Photo of Eddiehop
Eddiehop

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

07-07-2014 01:21:21 | More by Eddiehop
Photo of lakersfan16
lakersfan16

Alaska

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

07-06-2014 21:29:22 | More by lakersfan16
Photo of BcOneSeven
BcOneSeven

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -21.9%

07-04-2014 00:38:06 | More by BcOneSeven
Photo of Ajmorriso1
Ajmorriso1


4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

07-03-2014 18:16:41 | More by Ajmorriso1
Photo of ffshore545
ffshore545

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

07-03-2014 18:13:44 | More by ffshore545
Photo of tesla323
tesla323

Texas

3/5  rDev -21.9%

07-01-2014 03:49:58 | More by tesla323
Photo of MeEatCookies
MeEatCookies

Tennessee

4.75/5  rDev +23.7%

07-01-2014 03:38:53 | More by MeEatCookies
Photo of Lane_in_ID
Lane_in_ID

Idaho

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

06-30-2014 14:19:09 | More by Lane_in_ID
Photo of TheSixthRing
TheSixthRing

California

3.83/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Julian code reads 09347 (i.e. bottled on April 3, '14)

Appearance - Pours a hazy amber orange with an off-white finger width head. Fair retention results in a broken layer of suds across the surface. Lacing is fair, mostly spotty, and holds with good stick.

Smell - Equal notes of orange hop character and bready malts, along with some peppery spice.

Taste - Follows the nose. Orange notes and a bitey, peppery spice backed by an enormous amount of bready maltiness. Hints of pine in the finish to ride along with a low level of orange pith bitterness.

Mouthfeel - Medium body with a fair to lively level of carbonation. Goes down easy with a nice, crisp, semi-dry finish.

Overall - This may have been an amazing IPA back in 1995, but times have changed. Most would consider this an APA by today's standards, and I couldn't disagree. It's a really nice, drinkable beer, but nothing close to what's expected of the style in this age of hop bomb madness; truly a victim of time.

Serving type: bottle

06-26-2014 03:24:57 | More by TheSixthRing
Photo of pjbfromkc
pjbfromkc

Kansas

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

06-24-2014 21:03:09 | More by pjbfromkc
Photo of kawuloke
kawuloke


4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

06-24-2014 13:08:38 | More by kawuloke
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Bridgeport IPA from BridgePort Brewing Co. / Brewpub
86 out of 100 based on 882 ratings.