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Inversion IPA - Deschutes Brewery

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Inversion IPAInversion IPA

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BA SCORE
87
very good

2,222 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,222
Reviews: 744
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.05%
Wants: 94
Gots: 155 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Deschutes Brewery visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Alc. by Vol.: 6.8%
IBUs: 80

228 calories per 12 oz serving

(Beer added by: Jason on 03-22-2006)
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lighthabit

Oregon

4.21/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

pours a clear orange amber with a thick, gorgeous head.
beautiful lacing - i love how this looks; so inviting!
citrus/hop/malt smell, a tiny bit of yeast it seems.
citrus and hops almost explode in my mouth, hops keeping sweetness under control.
carbonation dies down a bit earlier than i'd like. nice hint of oiliness at the end, done well!
a solid beer to bring to a gathering if you know your friends are ready to move from the bmc drinks. inversion was one of my first micro tastes, and it's always nice to come back to.

update - i noticed i scored red chair a bit lower than inversion. i actually like red chair more, but i think inversion does a great job of hitting the nail on the head, so-to-speak, as an ipa.

Serving type: bottle

05-09-2013 06:51:04 | More by lighthabit
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Inversion IPA from Deschutes Brewery
87 out of 100 based on 2,222 ratings.