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Racer 5 India Pale Ale - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

6,012 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,012
Reviews: 2,169
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 9.76%
Wants: 171
Gots: 396 | 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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btorsdog

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4.5/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

"The West is the Best, Just get Here and We'll do the Rest" - Jim Morrison
Should be the slogan for this brew, really good West Coast style IPA
Foggy Golden amber in color, sweet head & lacing
Lots of fruity floral hops in the nose, some malt
Taste is very nice,lots of hops with a nice citrus kick in there,in your face yet balanced
mouth is medium to slightly heavy, smooth
This beer is about as drinkable as it gets love to drink this alongside GreenFlash,FlowerPower, 2-Hearted & Columbus Brewing IPA(Latter is Hardest one for me to get!) GREATLY CRAFTED BREW!

Serving type: bottle

08-28-2010 19:56:27 | More by btorsdog
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Racer 5 India Pale Ale from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 6,012 ratings.