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Brockton IPA - Granville Island Brewery

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Brockton IPABrockton IPA

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78
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105 Ratings
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Ratings: 105
Reviews: 42
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 12.87%
Wants: 4
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Granville Island Brewery visit their website
British Columbia, Canada

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brockton IPA is a celebration of our 25th anniversary. Brewed in the style of a Pacific Northwest India Pale Ale, this refreshing IPA is golden coloured and well hopped. It’s destined to become a highlight of this great city, just like its namesake in Stanley Park.

(Beer added by: canucklehead on 03-30-2009)
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joeyjoey104

California

3/5  rDev -12.3%

08-25-2014 13:47:29 | More by joeyjoey104
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Tivlavrie

Alberta (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

08-23-2014 01:46:00 | More by Tivlavrie
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pharmerdoc

Manitoba (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -5%

08-18-2014 03:51:22 | More by pharmerdoc
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AmeriCanadian

Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev -5%

08-09-2014 13:13:08 | More by AmeriCanadian
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Howlader

Alberta (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -5%

07-20-2014 15:54:38 | More by Howlader
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Oidmoe

Austria

3.25/5  rDev -5%

07-18-2014 00:23:11 | More by Oidmoe
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GClarkage

California

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

07-07-2014 00:22:19 | More by GClarkage
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Beervana

Denmark

3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

05-16-2014 05:50:51 | More by Beervana
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stevergca

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

05-12-2014 20:34:42 | More by stevergca
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mdavidson

Washington

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

04-06-2014 23:09:08 | More by mdavidson
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phys1028

British Columbia (Canada)

3/5  rDev -12.3%

03-05-2014 04:06:36 | More by phys1028
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Shadman

Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev +17%

02-24-2014 04:08:24 | More by Shadman
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CalgaryFMC

Alberta (Canada)

3.6/5  rDev +5.3%

Another warrior holding ground in the current Granville Island "tap takeover" at Beer Revolution. Quite a light color for the style, a golden amber hue with about an inch or so of white foam. Aroma is notably grassy, weedy, and herbal, with some co-occurring powered sugar and citrus rind to provide a modicum of balance. Palate was again quite green and bitter, with mellow grapefruit rind, nondescript tropical fruit, lemon, gooseberry, assertive catty pine sap, dill pickle, green tomato, and apple pomace detectable to varying degrees. The dank, almost rank sap, weed and green vegetable hop flavors are center stage. There is some toasty malt in the background along with a cardboard-type oxidized off-flavor that thankfully is not overpowering. Dry and fizzy, with a flinty earthy finish. The hops flavors are interesting here and rather hard to describe verbally. The whole package tastes like an earthy tomato garden drizzled with pine needles and citrus peels. Enjoyable for Cascade fans and those who enjoy bitter medicinal resin flavors unencumbered by too much sweetness. Reminds me of Wild Rose IPA although I prefer the latter.

01-25-2014 19:30:06 | More by CalgaryFMC
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wertschy

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +24.3%

01-03-2014 16:00:02 | More by wertschy
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rogerdandy

Alberta (Canada)

3/5  rDev -12.3%

12-10-2013 15:41:53 | More by rogerdandy
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MylesMac

Manitoba (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -5%

11-20-2013 01:44:33 | More by MylesMac
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Ianleesrivette

Alberta (Canada)

2.5/5  rDev -26.9%

10-30-2013 06:19:01 | More by Ianleesrivette
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MJ63

Ontario (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

10-26-2013 00:16:32 | More by MJ63
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Long813

Ontario (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -5%

10-03-2013 00:58:47 | More by Long813
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Kopfschuss

Oregon

3/5  rDev -12.3%

09-20-2013 17:47:04 | More by Kopfschuss
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ZachT

British Columbia (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +24.3%

09-13-2013 04:45:17 | More by ZachT
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cam477

Newfoundland (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

09-11-2013 05:05:16 | More by cam477
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mikeg67

New Jersey

3.51/5  rDev +2.6%

On tap at the brewery. Pours orange with white head and lively carbonation. Aroma is of citrusy hops, biscuit malt and ripe fruit. Body is full and crisp. Taste is of citrusy hops, biscuit malt, hints of caramel and fruit. Finish is long and bitter. Good IPA among, many other.

09-05-2013 14:16:43 | More by mikeg67
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barnzy78

Illinois

3.54/5  rDev +3.5%

A deep golden, caramel colored ale topped with a rather thin ivory head. Aroma is weak with some caramel and semi-dank, piney Pacific northwest hops. Tastes are balanced with plenty of caramel and bready malt coupled with pine and pungent grapefruit rind. Mouth is medium and creamy with lingering bitterness. Overall, not a palate punisher, but I did appreciate its balanced flavors.

08-11-2013 21:06:14 | More by barnzy78
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krome

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

08-05-2013 13:47:54 | More by krome
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Brockton IPA from Granville Island Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 105 ratings.