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Lost Gold IPA - Real Ale Brewing Company

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Lost Gold IPA
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BA SCORE
86
very good

419 Ratings
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Ratings: 419
Reviews: 136
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 11.98%
Wants: 14
Gots: 42 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Real Ale Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 12-29-2004)
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Photo of Weisseguy1
3.81/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A: hazy, really hazy like a heff. bronze burnt color, nice lacing that doesn't give up.
S: for an IPA this beer is not a bomb, it's a pleasant hop aroma, not in your face by any means . Hops are citrus and pine smelling.
T: firm malt backbone, lots of bread tones. Tasted like it had a lager malt, checked and it has been brewed with Vienna malts. Great toasted flavor.
M: lighter than most IPA'S. a few bubbles not a heavy beer or sweet. Clean finishing with a lingering bitterness.
O: overall I rated this beer high, a 4. Why? I think there are many awesome IPA'S out there that have full flavored sweet profiles ie lagunitas brown Shuga, little sumpin also dogfish head 120 minute. This is the first one that I have tried that has gone a different way with a different mouthfeel that has actually been good. Actually really good. I am sure there are others but I haven't tried them yet. Good beer different approach.

Weisseguy1, May 20, 2014
Photo of mhaugo
4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

mhaugo, May 18, 2014
Photo of Dutch55
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Dutch55, May 14, 2014
Photo of andyhurley
4/5  rDev +4.2%

andyhurley, May 12, 2014
Photo of bmurray10
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

bmurray10, May 09, 2014
Photo of humpty1602
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

humpty1602, May 07, 2014
Photo of BKotch
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

BKotch, May 07, 2014
Photo of Berg77
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Berg77, May 02, 2014
Photo of Jackp_43
3.6/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

I appreciate the strong presence of grapefruit in this beer and it's rich golden-orange color. Lacking a bit in the mouth feel and the hops-sweetness balance, the smell is also a bit weak. Overall though, refreshing, citrusy, crisp, a solid ipa but not overly impressive. About the level of quality I've come to expect from Real Ale Brewing.

Jackp_43, Apr 22, 2014
Photo of JDCannon
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

JDCannon, Apr 10, 2014
Photo of taospowder
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

taospowder, Apr 04, 2014
Photo of Shafaegalo
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

Shafaegalo, Mar 30, 2014
Photo of 2dogbrew
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

2dogbrew, Mar 25, 2014
Photo of tpgraham
4/5  rDev +4.2%

tpgraham, Mar 19, 2014
Photo of Karibourgeois
3/5  rDev -21.9%

Karibourgeois, Mar 09, 2014
Photo of Mtn
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

Mtn, Mar 06, 2014
Photo of a0lbudman
3.76/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A-almost clear golden color that has a small white head that fades fast and leaves a lacing
S-grapefruit, pine, and some lemon
T-slight hop taste at first then you get the hop kick in the aftertaste that gives you a grapefruit dry finish
M- light body and medium carbonation
O-this was not an overpowering hop flavor beer, but solid

a0lbudman, Feb 26, 2014
Photo of bccrosley
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

bccrosley, Feb 25, 2014
Photo of jpaulsen
4/5  rDev +4.2%

jpaulsen, Feb 16, 2014
Photo of Kramerbarthomer
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Kramerbarthomer, Feb 15, 2014
Photo of lostgrrl666
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

lostgrrl666, Feb 14, 2014
Photo of Zaphog
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Zaphog, Feb 14, 2014
Photo of beergorrilla
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

beergorrilla, Feb 13, 2014
Photo of VonZipper
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

VonZipper, Feb 13, 2014
Lost Gold IPA from Real Ale Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 419 ratings.