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Hi.P.A. - Magic Hat Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
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1,187 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,187
Reviews: 648
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 13.32%
Wants: 13
Gots: 29 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Magic Hat Brewing Company visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
hI.P.A. begins and ends with big, bountiful bites of hops, hops and more hops while maintaining the barest hint of a malty middle in the mouth.

70 IBU

(Beer added by: UncleJimbo on 05-14-2003)
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andjusticeforale

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3.85/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured and swirled into a glass; off golden hue with hints that this had strength through the appearance.
It was a big beer in early mouthfeel with a minerally water taste underneath a piney citrus hop profile; the alcohol addsto the flavor and bittering hops to cause a lingering bitterness;

I feel that the ultimate judge of an IPA wshould be made based upon the Bitterness to big malt ratio. This fell just short of reaLLY GOOD AND PUT IT IN THE "GOOD-TO-REALLY -GOOD RANGE." An almost great beer but not there yet- perhaps keeping the testing regarding hop flavor and malt content in line would make this a really good product.

Serving type: bottle

03-18-2009 19:30:42 | More by andjusticeforale
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Hi.P.A. from Magic Hat Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 1,187 ratings.