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Schlafly Tasmanian IPA (TIPA) - The Schlafly Tap Room

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Schlafly Tasmanian IPA (TIPA)Schlafly Tasmanian IPA (TIPA)

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894 Ratings
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Ratings: 894
Reviews: 169
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 9.37%
Wants: 118
Gots: 72 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our Tasmanian IPA is brewed with 100% Australian hops. The Tasmanian hop, Galaxy, is a strong, aromatic variety that is different from traditional strains of the Pacific Northwest. Our brewers developed a recipe that showcases the hop’s unique flavors of citrus and pineapple.

India Pale Ales (IPAs) 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.

60 IBU

(Beer added by: Megahertz on 10-12-2012)
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Reviews by rlee1390:
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rlee1390

Indiana

4.23/5  rDev -0.9%

A-Clear orange, some carbonation and one finger head.

S-Good deal of hops, citrus, grass, balanced out with caramel and other malts.

T-Great balance. Starts with caramel, grass, citrus, orange. Ends with nice bitterness. Most likely as close to Nugget Nectar as you'll get.

M-Medium bodied, nice carbonation, velvety.

O-A great brew, wonderful balance, how an IPA with a lot of Red Ale malts should be made.

11-11-2012 23:53:08 | More by rlee1390
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mojohawk21

Missouri

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

02-18-2014 02:17:03 | More by mojohawk21
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tectactoe

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

05-13-2014 00:40:43 | More by tectactoe
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Jehrnstrom34

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +17.1%

12-03-2013 19:49:06 | More by Jehrnstrom34
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sabitu

Kentucky

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

12-30-2012 00:23:10 | More by sabitu
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Shagator

Kentucky

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

01-06-2013 04:13:13 | More by Shagator
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megamass

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -6.3%

04-11-2014 14:34:32 | More by megamass
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Skye1024

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-10-2012 14:44:17 | More by Skye1024
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1Adam12

Indiana

4.68/5  rDev +9.6%

Pours golden orange. Nice 2 inch head. Fantastic hoppy citrusy smell. Loads of orange and tangerine. The taste is incredible. Loads of citrus. Loads of hops. Mouthfeel is full, very carbonated. Overall, this is by far my favorite beer of 2012. I can drink this for breakfast every day. You must buy this beer. If you don't, you will regret it.

01-03-2013 05:54:32 | More by 1Adam12
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fo1ksguitar

Missouri

4/5  rDev -6.3%

10-20-2012 00:35:10 | More by fo1ksguitar
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jaminjohnson

Yukon (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

10-19-2012 15:00:03 | More by jaminjohnson
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Runofthemiller

Maryland

5/5  rDev +17.1%

11-21-2013 00:44:04 | More by Runofthemiller
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Franziskaner

Missouri

3.44/5  rDev -19.4%

Rich sand slightly dark golden hue. Thin cover of foam just coats the top of this brew. Brussels lacing. I can see micro sized bits of hops suspended within this unfiltered ale. Intense vegetal aroma with hints of pineapple,mango,and unripened tomato vines. The flavor while bitter is not as intense as the aroma. The flavor is a blend of grapefruit and vegetal,earthy hops. There's a prickly bitterness on the tongue and an intensely bitter,vegetal aftertaste. I like bitter IPA's but Galaxy hops aren't my thing.

01-25-2014 05:03:23 | More by Franziskaner
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buyyourfreedom

New Mexico

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

02-28-2014 01:24:14 | More by buyyourfreedom
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Cynic-ale

Ohio

4/5  rDev -6.3%

11-10-2013 21:43:17 | More by Cynic-ale
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amstokesdb9

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

11-02-2013 05:10:18 | More by amstokesdb9
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cubsfanjace

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

12-05-2012 05:11:22 | More by cubsfanjace
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rwilde

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

01-05-2013 23:36:05 | More by rwilde
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williamjbauer

West Virginia

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

05-19-2013 04:14:53 | More by williamjbauer
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valkyre65

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

04-10-2013 23:49:15 | More by valkyre65
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rudylaw

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

11-04-2012 00:47:05 | More by rudylaw
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jtladner

District of Columbia

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

10-13-2013 03:23:44 | More by jtladner
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SPRichard

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

11-04-2012 18:32:40 | More by SPRichard
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dsauter

Indiana

4/5  rDev -6.3%

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beatenbyjacks

Colorado

3.99/5  rDev -6.6%

Appearance - Opaque orange straw like color

Smell - dried fruit, bread, lemon zest, with a nice malty finish

Taste - lots of bittering hops up front followed by a tart grapefruit finish

mouthfeel - kind a dry finish for me

Overall - this TIPA was a fun beer to try again soon, hopefully.

05-05-2014 21:16:32 | More by beatenbyjacks
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Schlafly Tasmanian IPA (TIPA) from The Schlafly Tap Room
95 out of 100 based on 894 ratings.