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Back Yard India Pale Ale - Cooperstown Brewing Company

Back Yard India Pale AleBack Yard India Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
79
okay

146 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 146
Reviews: 108
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 15.45%


Brewed by:
Cooperstown Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: OldFrothingSlosh on 09-24-2001)
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beernut7

Massachusetts

2.83/5  rDev -17.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

I would like to taste this ale on tap to be sure of its true nature. The bottle I was presented gushed upon opening. The pour was slow and foamy with an amber hazy body. The aroma is mildly of Cascade citrus spice. A sharp mouth is the first sensation backing a sweet caramel malt and a heavy bitterness. The bitterness carries the spice through the finish. Would be very good without the improper storage.

Serving type: bottle

01-01-2004 17:34:52 | More by beernut7
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Back Yard India Pale Ale from Cooperstown Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 146 ratings.