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Avatar Jasmine IPA - Elysian Brewing Company

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489 Ratings
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very good

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Ratings: 489
Reviews: 227
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 15.59%
Wants: 21
Gots: 29 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Elysian Brewing Company visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 12-21-2004)
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idResponse

North Carolina

4.1/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

I have only recently begun to enjoy IPA style brews. I've always been a stout and porter fiend. Today I couldn't resist picking up this beer because it sounded really interesting. I haven't tried any beers that are brewed with flowers in them before! :)

Sorry but I don't pour 22's into glasses... I drink them straight...

I crack this thing open and smell... and it smells fantastic.

First sip i just about fell over in my chair... this is an IPA?!? NO WAY!

Second sip... OH my... OH my... this is wonderful...

If this is an IPA then why don't more IPA's taste this fantastic? The reason I've disliked IPA's in the past is the incredible bitter bite they always tend to have and that is not a characteristic I enjoy in my beers. If i wanted a bitter bite I'd eat a lemon.

So I take a couple real slugs off the bottle... THIS IS NOT AN IPA I SWEAR IT! If you hate IPA's this is a wonderful beer. If you like beer, this is a wonderful beer!

This thing tastes like a sweet summer breeze, smells like fresh washed laundry, and makes me want to go back to the store to buy two more!

As an IPA this thing rates as a light IPA considering its 5.6% status, and it's taste is very light and palatable. I really recommend this beer to anyone who dislikes IPA's. It might help convert you. I'm becoming a convert as we speak.

And now down to the store I go to buy a couple more of these great tasting beers!

Serving type: bottle

06-20-2006 19:54:24 | More by idResponse
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One finger white head, copper colored body.

Orange juice, grapefruit, tropical notes in the aroma.

Decent amount of bitterness, bit of juicy and citrusy notes on the back of the tongue. Grapefruit, tropical flavor, orange peel. Very slight jasmine notes. Dry and bitter aftertaste.

Medium body, decent carbonation. Goes down smooth.

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07-22-2014 21:56:28 | More by Scrylol
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Appearance - Pours a hazy copper/amber with two fingers of frothy white head. Excellent lacing left on the glass.

Smell - jasmine flowers, citrus hops, caramalts, citrus.

Taste - Jasmine flowers are the predominate taste followed by citrus hops, caramalts, and citrus.

Mouthfeel - Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Finishes with a pleasant punch from the jasmine flowers and bitterness from the citrus hops.

Overall - A nice twist to the American IPA style by adding jasmine flowers. It adds a pleasant flavour profile to this brew while keeping true to the style. Props to Elysian for adding this unique ingredient.

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Avatar Jasmine IPA from Elysian Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 489 ratings.