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Apex - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

735 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 735
Reviews: 232
rAvg: 4.24
pDev: 8.25%
Wants: 33
Gots: 45 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.95% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Apex: The highest point, the culmination or climax. In racing, the apex of the turn is approached differently as conditions dictate, but always with a forward looking mindset. This beer is the culmination of years of brewing and drinking hop forward IPAs. We reserve the right to move forward to the next Apex.

2009 California State Fair - SILVER
2009 The Bistro Double IPA Fest – BRONZE & PEOPLE’S CHOICE
2009 Night of the Living Ales Cask Festival – 3rd PLACE & PEOPLE’S CHOICE

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-22-2005)
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FtownThrowDown

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3.78/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap at The Comet.

Pours a light gold in color, with just the slightest head on top. Smell is piney, grassy hops. Very green and bitter. Taste is very smooth. The piney hops dominate the flavor, but is overall very balanced with the rest of the beer. The description says that this is a DIPA or Imperial IPA, but this is just a good, balanced, IPA. I did tire of the piney hops near the end of the glass. Drank very easily and was for the most part pretty enjoyable.

Serving type: on-tap

03-09-2009 13:24:39 | More by FtownThrowDown
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Apex from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 735 ratings.