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Geary's IPA - D.L. Geary Brewing Company

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72 Ratings
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Ratings: 72
Reviews: 22
rAvg: 3.25
pDev: 22.77%
Wants: 1
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
D.L. Geary Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This ale has its origins in the traditional English style, with a generous helping of American exuberance. Bright copper in color, it has an assertive hop bitterness balanced with a subtle malt foundation. Dry hopping at two sates of the brewing process provides floral and fruity hop flavors adding to the complexity of the brew. Original gravity ~ 1060; Alcohol by volume -- 6%.

(Beer added by: bishopdc0 on 03-12-2011)
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curasowa

New York

2.85/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.5

Appearance: Clear, darker gold color with one finger of head that fades quickly with little lacing.

Aroma: a lot of caramel malt, especially for an IPA. Just a hint of of resinous hops and a bit boozy/ medicinal.

Taste: A nice, medium bodied malt base with a lot of caramel malt sweetness, followed by some non- descript bitterness towards the back end. Finish is pretty clean with some phenolic notes.

The Rest: Not the best IPA I've had, but if you had told me this was an APA, I would have said it was pretty good. It's lacking in the hops department, but is quite drinkable

Serving type: bottle

08-15-2012 22:00:37 | More by curasowa
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Geary's IPA from D.L. Geary Brewing Company
76 out of 100 based on 72 ratings.