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Third Eye P.A. - Steamworks Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
81
good

148 Ratings
THE BROS
73
okay

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Ratings: 148
Reviews: 112
rAvg: 3.58
pDev: 12.85%
Wants: 3
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Steamworks Brewing Co. visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 02-26-2005)
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Reviews by rsdaugherty:
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rsdaugherty

Colorado

3.2/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Can into pint glass
A - Big 2 finger eggshell head, slightly hazy medium orange/brown coloring on the beer, relatively large bubbles
S - Quite robust hops and citrus control the doughy scent, surprisingly bold smell
T - Bready start transforms smoothly to a citrus to a bitter and a slightly sour finish. Almost like taking a bite of sourdough. Something seems to be off-balance.
M - Upper moderate to high carbonation works nicely to maintain the overall middle ground mouthfeel
D - I like it, but not that interested in another
A good beer that can be improved upon

Serving type: can

02-25-2011 04:19:13 | More by rsdaugherty
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Third Eye P.A. from Steamworks Brewing Co.
81 out of 100 based on 148 ratings.