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Inversion IPA - Deschutes Brewery

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Inversion IPAInversion IPA

Educational use only; do not reuse.
very good

2,588 Ratings

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Ratings: 2,588
Reviews: 774
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.05%
Wants: 116
Gots: 299 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Deschutes Brewery visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Jason on 03-22-2006

Alc. by Vol.: 6.8%
IBUs: 80

228 calories per 12 oz serving
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look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from bottle into pint glass. Live review.

A: Pours a beautiful clear dark amber color with a one finger creamy head. Nice lacing. Amazing looking IPA.

S: Sweet malts with herbal and floral hops. Slightly earthy with a bit of lemon. Nice balance.

T: Sweet and toasty malts with a nice hoppy finish. Floral aftertaste with a nice bitterness that lingers. Lemon citrus note that really completes the flavor. Great balance! 

M: Medium body. Very creamy texture but not sticky or chewy. A little light on the carbonation but that is a very minor defect for such a great IPA.

O: Overall this is an amazing brew. Great American IPA by Deschutes. Easy to drink and very enjoyable. Perfectly balanced sweet malts and floral hops. This is easily a go-to IPA whether on tap or in 6 packs at the store.

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12oz bottle into tulip.

A - Bright and clear, deep amber, just beautiful. Two fingers of creamy, off-white head.

S - Light citrus, lemon, toasted malt, and floral hops.

T - Sweet toasty malts, earthy pine hops, caramel, and fresh citrus. Moderately bitter finish, with soft grains and fruity yeast notes lingering.

M - Very creamy and smooth, medium bodied. Mild carbonation.

O - There is a great balance to this beer. I love the earthy, pleasant hop profile. And it's insanely drinkable.

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S-malt, pine, citrus/grapefruit, earthy notes

T-malt with slight caramel sweetness, citrusy hops, pine, earthiness, moderately bitter finish

F-medium body with moderate carbonation, crisp

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Inversion IPA from Deschutes Brewery
87 out of 100 based on 2,588 ratings.