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Green Trail - Ithaca Beer Company

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BA SCORE
82
good

164 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 164
Reviews: 29
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 10.03%
Wants: 0
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Ithaca Beer Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: unclejazz on 02-27-2014)
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BB1313

Ohio

2.65/5  rDev -26.2%
look: 4 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 2.5

Labeled 3/11/14. 12oz bottle poured into a tulip. Pours a hazy dark golden with a fluffy eggshell white head that slowly fades and leaves nice retention and lacing. The aromas are pretty plain and subtle. Caramel malts are there with lots of grass. The aromas are pretty lackluster, I'm not going to lie. The flavors come alive, but they still aren't that impressive. I must say there's a solid bitterness going on though. Very earthy. More caramel. Subtle hints of pine. Very subtle hints of citrus. Drinks more like a pale ale than an IPA, in my opinion. Mouthfeel is nice. It's on the lighter side of medium-bodied with active carbonation. It's ultimately smooth and refreshing. Alcohol goes unnoticed. It's a clean beer, but really lacks anything that grabs the attention.

I'm a big fan of Ithaca, but this just doesn't work for me. I guess I expected a little more since they've always been able to do great stuff with hops. This is an easy drinking IPA like they suggest, it's just boring and forgettable for the most part.

Serving type: bottle

04-17-2014 20:53:20 | More by BB1313
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Green Trail from Ithaca Beer Company
82 out of 100 based on 164 ratings.