1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Schlafly American IPA - The Schlafly Tap Room

Not Rated.
Schlafly American IPASchlafly American IPA

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
91
outstanding

826 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 826
Reviews: 228
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.3%
Wants: 46
Gots: 70 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
The Schlafly Tap Room visit their website
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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 826 | Reviews: 228 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of GregDuB65
4.28/5  rDev +5.2%

GregDuB65, Sunday at 02:50 AM
Photo of diablo14
4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

diablo14, Thursday at 04:35 AM
Photo of JStampler
4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

JStampler, Sep 09, 2014
Photo of gnaztee
3.25/5  rDev -20.1%

gnaztee, Sep 08, 2014
Photo of samibr
3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

samibr, Sep 07, 2014
Photo of jlatham
5/5  rDev +22.9%

jlatham, Sep 07, 2014
Photo of jtransel
3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

jtransel, Sep 06, 2014
Photo of Salt-n-Beer
4/5  rDev -1.7%

Salt-n-Beer, Sep 06, 2014
Photo of BriAri
4/5  rDev -1.7%

BriAri, Sep 03, 2014
Photo of Fordknox
3.84/5  rDev -5.7%

Fordknox, Aug 31, 2014
Photo of Piske41
4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

Piske41, Aug 31, 2014
Photo of TheBigBoy
2/5  rDev -50.9%

TheBigBoy, Aug 30, 2014
Photo of Carl1776
3.4/5  rDev -16.5%

Carl1776, Aug 28, 2014
Photo of 30helens
3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

30helens, Aug 26, 2014
Photo of cpetrone84
3.4/5  rDev -16.5%

Pour is transparent golden in color with a tight white head. Nose has a bit of slightly stale grain up front, a touch doughy, and moderate malt sweetness. Hops are herbal with a decent amount of citrus. Taste is a bit doughier and sweeter. Some stale grain, pungent sticky caramel malt, chewy feel, lots of fleshy orange citrus hop in back with low bitterness.

cpetrone84, Aug 22, 2014
Photo of Fatty_Mccracken
4.24/5  rDev +4.2%

Fatty_Mccracken, Aug 21, 2014
Photo of moparjgr
4.04/5  rDev -0.7%

moparjgr, Aug 19, 2014
Photo of thufflife
4/5  rDev -1.7%

thufflife, Aug 19, 2014
Photo of ElijahRivera
4/5  rDev -1.7%

ElijahRivera, Aug 18, 2014
Photo of 4runnerdavid
4.56/5  rDev +12%

4runnerdavid, Aug 18, 2014
Photo of stomioka
4.16/5  rDev +2.2%

stomioka, Aug 15, 2014
Photo of TheBeerdedCharmer
3.25/5  rDev -20.1%

TheBeerdedCharmer, Aug 14, 2014
Photo of zestar
4/5  rDev -1.7%

zestar, Aug 13, 2014
Photo of cardinals22
3/5  rDev -26.3%

cardinals22, Aug 11, 2014
Photo of DrRei
4/5  rDev -1.7%

DrRei, Aug 11, 2014
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Schlafly American IPA from The Schlafly Tap Room
91 out of 100 based on 826 ratings.