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Bitter Woman India Pale Ale - Tyranena Brewing Company

Bitter Woman India Pale AleBitter Woman India Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
87
very good

609 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 609
Reviews: 387
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 11.11%


Brewed by:
Tyranena Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  5.75% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 10-22-2002)
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TheDTrain

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

I've always loved the name and artwork of Tyranena Bitter Woman. I hadn't had this brew in years so I was excited to revisit it now that my beer intelligence has grown. Very inviting clean bright amber pour. The taste was not as bitter as I remember it....not anymore hoppy and bitter than most IPA's. Great blend of pine, hops, orange, and lemon. My only problem is the sweetness actually overpowers the hops.
Nevertheless, a smooth, creamy well crafted IPA.

Serving type: bottle

01-26-2011 14:44:30 | More by TheDTrain
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KFBR392

Illinois

3.29/5  rDev -15%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Appearance: burnt orange color. Slightly cloudy body. Finger and a half of head on the pour which settled in but was present while drinking. Sticky lacing left behind at each level. Average active carbonation for the style.

Smell: Airy biscuity malt backbone hits the nose first. Some light tropical fruits pop up on the body but are stifled by substantial bitter pine. Caramelized malt is present and well integrated throughout. Accents of pineapple, kiwi, and peppery spices round this one out.

Taste: Mixed front on some medium bodied pine, light tropical fruits, and chewy caramel malt. These flavors are non-desrcript and nothing really pull the drinker in. An above average malt thickness takes over on the body and finish. Light lingering pine is felt on the finish.

Mouthfeel: Sweet malts, light to medium bodied lingering pine throughout. Carbonation fits the mission for this brew.

Overall: An easy going, malt forward IPA. Light fruits are picked up but hop profile comes off with more of a piney bitterness. Good starter IPA for an inexperienced drinker.

Serving type: bottle

04-23-2014 00:25:00 | More by KFBR392
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Bitter Woman India Pale Ale from Tyranena Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 609 ratings.