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Racer 5 India Pale Ale - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

6,605 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,605
Reviews: 2,199
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 9.79%
Wants: 212
Gots: 615 | FT: 8
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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3.75/5  rDev -10.5%

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4.45/5  rDev +6.2%

Reviewed October 2013.

Color is hazy straw with a nice white head. Aroma is citric and tropical. Flavor is balanced with a bite of hops on the palate backed by a caramel malt. Finish is bitter and lingering. Delicious

mr-jj, Nov 11, 2014
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3.9/5  rDev -6.9%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.4%

I love this IPA. Hoppy, tangy, light on the tongue.

jaspersegal, Nov 09, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +13.4%

I don't like the Speed Racer label but looks are not important when drinking beer. Like other people I have gravitated to drinking this beer on regular basis. This is definitely one of top taste, ABV, price and always cold beers at the store where I am at in California. Please don't change anything with this beer. Enough said. Enjoy.

JustShutUpStupid, Nov 09, 2014
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Racer 5 India Pale Ale from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 6,605 ratings.