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Sasquatch Ale - Six Rivers Brewery

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Sasquatch AleSasquatch Ale

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BA SCORE
78
okay

30 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 30
Reviews: 7
rAvg: 3.33
pDev: 12.91%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Six Rivers Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rastaman on 03-29-2006)
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jakecattleco

California

3.5/5  rDev +5.1%

07-21-2013 08:25:54 | More by jakecattleco
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SanFranJake

California

3.5/5  rDev +5.1%

06-08-2013 12:52:16 | More by SanFranJake
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Beerswag

California

3/5  rDev -9.9%

05-17-2013 02:05:21 | More by Beerswag
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rastaman

United Kingdom (England)

3/5  rDev -9.9%

Tap@Six Rivers. Sweet and hoppy, but without the bitter finish that a good DoubleIPA should, still pretty tasty, maybe i scored it too low, but i didn’t get into it that much. As i say, this is quite average for a Double IPA, so my score reflects that.

03-29-2006 18:00:49 | More by rastaman
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acurtis

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -2.4%

10-21-2013 19:55:37 | More by acurtis
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Sammy

Ontario (Canada)

3.43/5  rDev +3%

Fresh bottle sent directly to Toronto from the brewer. Fairly mild DIPA, hoppiness noted however its not the hops in the face expectation of the style. Light creamy yellow body with no observed head. Medium mouthfeel. A bit much malt. Decent drinkability.

05-12-2013 02:25:45 | More by Sammy
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Nage37

California

4/5  rDev +20.1%

10-10-2012 19:15:59 | More by Nage37
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nick_asian

Nevada

3.75/5  rDev +12.6%

05-19-2013 07:19:32 | More by nick_asian
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Mightykingmalard

California

3.66/5  rDev +9.9%

A: nice long lasting creamy head. Translucent amber color.

S: smells sweet and malty, but crisp. A little bit of oakiness to it too.

T: very malt forward. Not a significant amount of hops. Not bad though. Oaky taste too.

M: pretty smooth. I like its feel. The hops is in the finish.

O: not a bad dipa. Not a worldbeater but would probably be a nice draught.

05-18-2014 00:39:34 | More by Mightykingmalard
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DrunkenMonk

California

3.5/5  rDev +5.1%

07-03-2013 10:21:20 | More by DrunkenMonk
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SHODriver

Louisiana

3.5/5  rDev +5.1%

A: pours a deep gold that might as well be light brown with an off white dense two finger head that retains very well in a Duvel Tulip
S: smells of earthy and herbal hops, general bitterness and an underlying sweetness
T: earthy and herbal hops and some citrus. very green hop flavor but the malt doesn't come out. swallow is some herbal and earthy hop flavor and a bit of toasted malt
M: soft and slightly prickly carbonation with a slightly heavy mouthfeel
O: good bitterness and decent hop flavor. The malt is there in the background but it struggles to balance the bitterness although the beer looks to have plenty of color. I wasn't too impressed at first but it's growing on me the more I drink it.

05-17-2013 03:10:36 | More by SHODriver
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apf

Utah

3.5/5  rDev +5.1%

02-15-2014 03:30:57 | More by apf
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IPAchris

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -2.4%

06-04-2014 00:28:48 | More by IPAchris
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jimilayne

New York

3.85/5  rDev +15.6%

Ordered from Blackwell's in San Francisco. 22oz bomber poured into a pint glass (my chalice was dirty)

Weird beer. Not sure what to make of it. Sports a DEEP copper brown appearance and reeks of malt. Text my buddy that it must be labeled wrong as a DIPA, but apparently it is. Huge malty flavor. Oily and thick and boozy at 9.3%

Not your typical DIPA. Give it a whirl if you can.

12-01-2012 01:33:39 | More by jimilayne
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flexabull

California

3.5/5  rDev +5.1%

03-10-2013 23:00:40 | More by flexabull
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poopsyeah

Illinois

4/5  rDev +20.1%

12-31-2012 06:53:10 | More by poopsyeah
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Rizalini

Nevada

3.75/5  rDev +12.6%

Poured from a bomber bottle into my Deschutes tulip...

A - Pours a hazy golden orange color, with a 1 finger off-white head. Spotty lacing as I sip.

S - Earthy pine hop aromas. Actually the smell is more assertive than I thought it would be. Nice.

T/M - The taste starts off kind of malty sweet, then evolves to a resinous hops finish. The hop finish does stick around for a while, but I like that in my DIPAs. Somewhat medium mouthfeel. Almost tongue coating, but not cloying. Nice carbonation.

O - I set my expectations low for this one, since it's a DIPA that has no bottle dating on it. So I figured it might be old, but to my surprise it's actually quite good. The hop character is more piney/earthy than floral/citrus. Nice bitter aspect, and the 9% is very well hidden.

11-08-2012 07:33:14 | More by Rizalini
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Jordan444

Nevada

2.75/5  rDev -17.4%

05-23-2014 04:45:07 | More by Jordan444
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mmilyko

Nevada

2.5/5  rDev -24.9%

12-01-2012 20:28:07 | More by mmilyko
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atrocity

Virginia

3/5  rDev -9.9%

05-14-2014 14:47:51 | More by atrocity
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Onelove

California

3.5/5  rDev +5.1%

09-28-2013 23:16:46 | More by Onelove
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Emberwake

California

2.4/5  rDev -27.9%

My wife works at a bottle shop, and received this beer from the owner to sample. I'm a big DIPA fan, so I was hopeful.

Sasquatch Ale pours a surprisingly dark, cloudy red color with a low, foamy head.

The nose is typical for a DIPA, powerfully sweet and malty with piney hop notes.

The mouthfeel is as thick as Speakeasy's Double Daddy, which is to say quite heavy and syrupy.

First sip was disappointing, but the real impression came on the second sip, after letting some air in. This beer is all over the place, sickly sweet and a little sour, almost medicinal, with the hop lost in the mix. The aftertaste is quite bitter and lingers well after each sip.

Overall, the most disappointing DIPA I've had yet.

02-06-2013 02:27:27 | More by Emberwake
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swaltn

Nevada

2.5/5  rDev -24.9%

05-23-2014 18:13:50 | More by swaltn
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t0rin0

California

3.25/5  rDev -2.4%

01-27-2013 14:35:17 | More by t0rin0
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KevdoggNasty


3.75/5  rDev +12.6%

03-28-2012 05:11:44 | More by KevdoggNasty
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Sasquatch Ale from Six Rivers Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 30 ratings.