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Full Sail IPA - Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub

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BA SCORE
81
good

1,300 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 1,300
Reviews: 543
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 12.92%
Wants: 20
Gots: 103 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-27-2001

ABV 6% IBU 60
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Ratings: 1,300 | Reviews: 543
Photo of rjs246
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This was an IPA. This was not a bad IPA. I would drink this again.

Photo of mtbdonn
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Dsimenson
4.21/5  rDev +18.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Harvest06
3.25/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Beer-Revelry
4/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Beergod50
3.69/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I really wanted to like this. Friends recommended it. I love that the company is independently owned. It just didn't seem to have any outstanding characteristics.

Photo of Leschber
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of hsus0225
3.77/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of cmbeddoe7997
4.22/5  rDev +18.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Jonnyd12345
3.35/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of WoodBrew
3.49/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of flyersfan900
3.33/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Winston3737
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of mikefuski17
2/5  rDev -43.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

I was very disappointed in the beer. I expected a lot more. Not much hop profile at all. I've had much better, which isn't hard to find.

Photo of paulgarrison
3.25/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of rwill2001
3.64/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of griz281
4.25/5  rDev +19.4%

Photo of Can_has_beer
3/5  rDev -15.7%

Photo of SeattleBoB76
3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

Photo of Ugarte_CP
4/5  rDev +12.4%

Photo of JakeBarnett
3.76/5  rDev +5.6%

Photo of travisatlarge
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

I want to like this beer. I wish the hops were a bit more complex. That being said, I picked it up at Winn-Dixie for 6.99 a 6-pack which is awesome. Still better than most things you would find at a Winn-Dixie.

Photo of Auraan
4/5  rDev +12.4%

Poured a clear golden body with a half-finger white head. A very true to style IPA appearance. Scents of dank, earthy herbal hops, floral hop aromas with notes of jasmine, grass clippings and tea-like aromas with a bit of biscuit-like malt in the background. Overall impression of aroma is of an earthy, English hop sort of IPA. Very nice for the style, earthy and herbal. Flavor begins with medium bitterness and flavors of floral hops, earthy, herbal hops and notes of grapefruit peel and pith and hints of pine resin. Middle is bitter with notes of pine resin, grapefruit peel and pith and medium notes of floral and herbal hops. Finish is bitter with notes of resinous hops, pine resin, grapefruit peel and pith, light alcohol and earthy hops. Aftertaste is pine resin, grainy, biscuity malt. Overall impression of flavor is of a nice, earthy, dank IPA that also has a nice citrus presence with pine. Very well done. Mouthfeel is medium bodied with medium-light carbonation and a resinous, drying mouthfeel. Overall impression of mouthfeel is of a good IPA that is easy to drink. Overall this is a good IPA. Strong, bitter, resinous, herbal, floral and citrusy in aroma and flavor. A nice mouthfeel aids the experience. A good IPA well worth drinking.

Photo of silverevo9
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

Hmmmmm, this IPA is good at best. I sense not a lot of hop presents here. Malts do linger. Just not a lot going on here. This is drinkable. Carbonation is high. Aftertaste is dull but clean. With all the good IPA beers out there, one can afford to be critical. The good thing is the finish. I do get a specific but shallow scent of hops. Lacing is good. This beer is doable. Okay, just had my second brew and seems to be improving. Head has taken on a deeper hue showing some purity. Lacing is a bit stickier.

Update. The beer is delicious. Had the beer again with a clean palate. Like the orange hue to the beer. The finish is good. Lacing is excellent. Not a lot of hop presents,but there. Went down fast. I think i will pursue this again. Price is right to. Not overly complex but delicious none the less...Great IPA..

Photo of Soundfish
3.84/5  rDev +7.9%

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Full Sail IPA from Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub
81 out of 100 based on 1,300 ratings.