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Apex - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

799 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 799
Reviews: 235
rAvg: 4.24
pDev: 8.25%
Wants: 46
Gots: 51 | 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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4.25/5  rDev +0.2%

hoppy91, Aug 01, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +0.2%

Comparison_Ford, Jul 29, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -11.6%

cletusdog, Jul 28, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -11.6%

Optcynbassist, Jul 28, 2014
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4.51/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Thank you blind tiger- pours a clear golden amber with a finger and a half of head, good retention and lacing.

Smells incredible- great fresh pine scent. A little base malt.

Tasted amazing also- big pine hop character but not too bitter. Nice balance of flavors but very very hoppy.

Mouthfeel is great- medium body, modestly carbonated. This ones a keeper.

Hopdaemon39, Jul 27, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +0.2%

Rhettroactive, Jul 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev -5.7%

Deaner1308, Jul 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev -5.7%

JDC507, Jul 18, 2014
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MattSharpless, Jul 17, 2014
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curlybird, Jul 16, 2014
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aoampm, Jul 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev -5.7%

nealbert, Jul 14, 2014
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jallen5076, Jul 14, 2014
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Apex from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 799 ratings.