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IPA - Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

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BA SCORE
89
very good

885 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 885
Reviews: 320
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 12.41%
Wants: 39
Gots: 40 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Lakefront Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cichief on 01-05-2008)
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SuperNova777

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3.65/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Notes from 09/07/10

A:a semi hazy orange color with a fingers worth of head that falls fairly quick, leaves a decent lacing down the glass.

S:Pretty strong aroma of grapefruit and citrus hops, very pleasant smell suprisely for the price of the single bottle that I picked up.

T:Very mislead, the taste was not at all what the nose on to believe, fine but just not intense as I thought it was going to be. First hit on a more of an earthy tone and then followed up by some pale malts that linger on the palate with a hint of bite from the hops.

M:All right medium body with solid carbonation throughout.

D:I thought by first sip that I found a really nice treat but ended up being just an o.k. brew. Smells really nice but then throughout drinking it seems like the pale malts (I'm guessing) just took over the whole mouth feel. All right to try but probably not one I will pick up again.

Serving type: bottle

09-09-2010 15:27:00 | More by SuperNova777
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A- Very nice copper-amber color with some real nice thickness, not clear at all. Very appetizing beer.

S- Smooth blend of citrus and hops. The citrus overwhelms the hops just a bit.

T- Again, the citrus is a bit overtaking of the hops, but a real smooth blend. It has a mild sour taste that lingers with the after taste.

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IPA from Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
89 out of 100 based on 885 ratings.