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Schlafly American IPA - The Schlafly Tap Room

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Schlafly American IPASchlafly American IPA

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91
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771 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 771
Reviews: 225
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.27%
Wants: 44
Gots: 52 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our American IPA gets its bold hop flavor from 100% American hops and its deep gold and full body from pale and crystal malted barley. A blend of Amarillo, Centennial and Simcoe hop varietals imparts AIPA with bitterness and prominent aromas of citrus and fruit. Our brewers select these hops on an annual pilgrimage to the hop farms of Pacific Northwest.

IPAs (India Pale Ales) were first brewed in England during the late 1700s for export overseas to British soldiers in India. To keep their beer from spoiling during the long voyage, English brewers fortified their traditional pale ale recipes with natural preservatives: more malted barley, for a higher alcohol content, and more hops. In recent decades, with growing appreciation for highly hopped beers, American craft brewers have revived the style, embraced it, and incorporated new hop varieties. Our Special Release IPAs further those traditions and showcase the distinctions of hops from different hemispheres.

65 IBU

(Beer added by: Vancer on 09-20-2009)
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4.1/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

super hop bite, really puts and emphases on the bite. only rated at 50 IBU but should be 150 IBU. Good appearance standard colors, good carbonization. Has a good hop nose, but it allows you to under estimate the hop bite by having a low hop aroma. i like it as a Mega Hop Beer but if u are expecting anyhting similar to a American Pale ale you will be saddly mistaken as i was.

Serving type: bottle

09-04-2012 20:55:08 | More by HubrewJr
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Schlafly American IPA from The Schlafly Tap Room
91 out of 100 based on 771 ratings.