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Racer 5 India Pale Ale - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

5,926 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 5,926
Reviews: 2,168
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 9.76%
Wants: 166
Gots: 375 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This hoppy American IPA is a full bodied beer brewed with American pale and crystal malts, and heavily hopped with Chinook, Cascade, Columbus and Centennial. There's a trophy in every glass.

2009 Great American Beer Festival® American-Style Strong Pale Ale – GOLD
2009 Colorado State Fair – Best of Show
2006 Great American Beer Festival® American-Style Strong Pale Ale – SILVER
2005 Great American Beer Festival® American-Style Strong Pale Ale – SILVER
1999 Great American Beer Festival® India Pale Ale - GOLD

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 03-27-2002)
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BeerCon5

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4/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a slightly hazy golden orange color with about one finger of fluffy white head with good retention.

The scent is of citrus and floral hops, some notes of toasted malt.

The taste is of nice bitter citrus hops, some toasted malt, and a little bit of breadiness.

Medium body, crisp with dry finish, moderate carbonation.

This was a good IPA, nice flavor and perfect balance.

Serving type: bottle

08-08-2012 14:46:06 | More by BeerCon5
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Racer 5 India Pale Ale from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 5,926 ratings.