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Grandpa’s Homegrown Wet Hop IPA - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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Grandpa’s Homegrown Wet Hop IPA
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 15
Avg: 4.16
pDev: 81.97%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co.
California, United States | website

Style | ABV
American IPA | 7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: SocalKicks on 11-27-2013

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 15
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I had this on tap at Federal Taphouse, served chilled in a tulip.

The color is resplendent golden with good clarity and thick white head with tight bead and thick lacing. The smell has a deep citrus and tropical nose w/ mix of pineapple and grapefruit in the aroma w/ light herbal smell. The feel is tangy and juicy with clean hop bitterness, moderate carbonation with dry finish and mild alcohol.

The taste has a crisp citrus and tangy juicy tropical character with fruity yeast and mild malt body with herbal hop flavors dominating the flavor has a light astringency with a slight golden grapefruit element with mild lemony zest taste. Overall A great wet hop beer, very fresh with a not raw bitter character as an unfiltered but has some great hop flavor with great balanced taste that leaves you wanting more it is fresh and enjoyable- maybe one of the top 5 beers I have had that are called 'Wet hopped'

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Grandpa’s Homegrown Wet Hop IPA from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.