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Avatar Jasmine IPA - Elysian Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
84
good

492 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 492
Reviews: 227
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 15.59%
Wants: 21
Gots: 30 | 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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NYR_Rob

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

05-04-2014 01:18:57 | More by NYR_Rob
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Mikeluzzjr

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +7.5%

05-03-2014 23:47:30 | More by Mikeluzzjr
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Panama

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

05-03-2014 01:52:36 | More by dmorgan310
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shoretaxi

New Jersey

1/5  rDev -73.1%

05-03-2014 01:01:17 | More by shoretaxi
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Ajlvt

Washington

4/5  rDev +7.5%

04-26-2014 07:11:18 | More by Ajlvt
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admiral

Australia

4.5/5  rDev +21%

04-19-2014 11:36:10 | More by admiral
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Kurmaraja

Washington

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

04-18-2014 20:04:18 | More by Kurmaraja
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mpenning13

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

04-18-2014 00:56:17 | More by mpenning13
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tkdchampxi

New Jersey

3.69/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Bomber poured into a tulip glass reveals a hazy, golden orange colour with a foamy well-risen head. Foam sticks to the sides of the glass that fades slowly down the sides. The colt suggests transparency, but there isn't much to speak of. This beer is quite pretty and bright.

S: I don't like the way this smells. There's took much malt coming through on the nose and it smells very corn-y, like an AAL. For an IPA, the hop profile is extremely weak in this.

T: First sip reveals a strong malt backbone with some unpleasant tastes on the finish. The beer rounds out, however, and eventually reveals a subtle hop bitterness with some fruity sweetness that complements the malt. Paired with sweet potatoes, this beer even has full-blown mango aromas and taste. The beer should be slurped to really open it up, and it needs to be constantly swirled to release its full flavor, or else it becomes too solidly malty and impenetrable. The Jasmine qualities barely come across, except in the bitterness. I wish this were more floral.

M: typical mouthfeel for a fresh IPA. Very effervescent without being overly carbonated. Very nearly perfect for the style.

O: I probably wouldn't get this again because I prefer a more fruity, citrusy, or grapefruity IPA, but I can see the appeal in this beer if you like malty, bitter IPAs that have some pleasant astringency. Not for me, but not bad for what it is.

Serving type: bottle

04-17-2014 01:22:26 | More by tkdchampxi
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SeanPowell22

Washington

4/5  rDev +7.5%

04-16-2014 23:47:57 | More by SeanPowell22
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Washington

4/5  rDev +7.5%

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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

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Washington

4/5  rDev +7.5%

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Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +7.5%

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Alaska

4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

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Oregon

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

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Resuin

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

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Noelito76

New York

2.25/5  rDev -39.5%

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Iowa

4/5  rDev +7.5%

03-29-2014 21:29:47 | More by bismarksays
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New York

4/5  rDev +7.5%

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Arizona

3/5  rDev -19.4%

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New York

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

03-13-2014 17:46:01 | More by chrishiker1409
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KStark

British Columbia (Canada)

4/5  rDev +7.5%

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nickdank

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

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Oregon

1/5  rDev -73.1%

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Avatar Jasmine IPA from Elysian Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 492 ratings.