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Rye Of The Tiger IPA - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

1,157 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 1,157
Reviews: 221
rAvg: 4
pDev: 11%
Wants: 67
Gots: 71 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cabsandking on 12-07-2006)
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zrbeer1579

Illinois

4.13/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Burnt orange, almost glowing in a way. One finger dense head. Lots of ring lacings sticking to the glass.

Aroma: Piney with a grapefruit/orange combo. Slight floral. Spicy rye.

Taste: Spiciness from the rye, which is quite sharp. Hops follow the nose. Piney with grapefruit/orange and some floral. Earthy. Nice rye biscuity malts.

Mouthfeel: Median bodied with carbonation just under medium, yet feels prickly. Finish has plenty of hops bitterness but also complemented by the rye. Makes a nice finish.

Overall: A good rye IPA. Plenty of rye and hops. Good going with this beer, GLBC.

Serving type: bottle

04-12-2013 00:43:43 | More by zrbeer1579
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Rye Of The Tiger IPA from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 1,157 ratings.