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Arcadia IPA - Arcadia Brewing Company

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Arcadia IPAArcadia IPA

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BA SCORE
80
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566 Ratings
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Ratings: 566
Reviews: 339
rAvg: 3.5
pDev: 14.86%
Wants: 6
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Arcadia Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
1060 OG; 41 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-29-2002)
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Reviews by micromaniac129:
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micromaniac129

Pennsylvania

3.78/5  rDev +8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours a good amber color with a hazy complexion, maybe chill haze. The foamy tan head is a fair size and with lacing dotting the glass. Carbonation is light. Aroma has a quite aromatic hop bouquet smelling like floral and herbal hops.Malts have a good caramel base. there is low levels of diaceytl in the aroma I must point out. Taste is hop forward with a pretty densent hop bill. Hops have a floral taste. Malts have a caramel taste and do a good job of boosting up the hops. Has a medium weight on the palette with a slick, smooth feel. Dry and bitter at th end.
I feel this is a pretty good interpretation of the English style IPA.

Serving type: bottle

01-28-2012 14:31:05 | More by micromaniac129
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S: Wheat crackers, some rye bread and zesty citrus of orange rind. Maybe a little spiciness of lemongrass.

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Arcadia IPA from Arcadia Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 566 ratings.