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MOEsaic Session IPA - Black Diamond Brewing Co.

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MOEsaic Session IPAMOEsaic Session IPA

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BA SCORE
81
good

29 Ratings
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Ratings: 29
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.55
pDev: 11.83%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Black Diamond Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mactrail on 08-21-2013)
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M_chav

New Mexico

3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

08-26-2014 03:26:04 | More by M_chav
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arizcards

Arizona

3.73/5  rDev +5.1%

Picked up a single from BevMo in late May for $1.79. Bottled in January 2014.

Beer poured orange with a beautiful white head that is leaving some lacing behind.

Nose has hints of tropical and citrus.

Taste is mango and grapefruit with some pine. Malts intitially had a biscuity grainy taste but in the end the tropical lingers on the palate.

Mouthfeel is light to medium and decently carbonated for a refreshing feel.

Overall this is a pretty nice session IPA. Would not mind trying a fresher version in the future.

08-09-2014 23:26:50 | More by arizcards
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sloelco

California

3/5  rDev -15.5%

07-30-2014 07:06:00 | More by sloelco
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od_sf

California

3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

07-17-2014 03:12:26 | More by od_sf
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Ilovebeer1549

California

3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

07-04-2014 19:06:32 | More by Ilovebeer1549
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sukwonee

Washington

4/5  rDev +12.7%

06-22-2014 15:53:15 | More by sukwonee
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MrDave

California

3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

06-09-2014 21:36:46 | More by MrDave
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BRYeleJR

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +12.7%

05-28-2014 16:41:27 | More by BRYeleJR
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ZachT

British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

05-12-2014 01:10:18 | More by ZachT
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Camjmorton

Arizona

3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

05-06-2014 05:46:14 | More by Camjmorton
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kylehay2004

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

05-03-2014 00:17:04 | More by kylehay2004
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JRod1969

New York

3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

05-01-2014 21:35:41 | More by JRod1969
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bierdeflanders

California

3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

04-28-2014 02:13:47 | More by bierdeflanders
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drinkin-beeers

Montana

3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

04-19-2014 05:12:46 | More by drinkin-beeers
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cdean801

California

4/5  rDev +12.7%

04-08-2014 04:26:02 | More by cdean801
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Beerney

California

3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

03-27-2014 05:15:29 | More by Beerney
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yeaprolly

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

03-23-2014 03:23:02 | More by yeaprolly
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WebMan

California

2.25/5  rDev -36.6%

03-12-2014 02:04:54 | More by WebMan
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bumchilly25

British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

02-18-2014 04:48:28 | More by bumchilly25
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GraduatedCashew

California

3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

02-03-2014 20:33:24 | More by GraduatedCashew
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tommy5

Michigan

3/5  rDev -15.5%

02-03-2014 02:06:56 | More by tommy5
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wrb357

California

3.98/5  rDev +12.1%

Six-pack from Safeway. Bottle label design is awesome, really punchy and memorable. The beer packs the same punch too!

Pours a dark orange color, real nice lacing and a minimal foamy head (standard for IPA I have found).

Smells really strong of citrus hops, some of the bread of the malt, but a really pronounced hop citrus/ lemon smell. Considering the name I can only guess that's from the Mosaic profile. Would've liked a bit more pine notes, or more floral to balance it out.

Tastes similar to the smell. It is a strong punch of citrus mouth feel. The taste is where the pine comes in, especially in the finish. Oily and lingers, but in a good way. Closest comparison would be lemongrass.

Mouth feel is nice. The taste really lingers. Means less sips required to enjoy! You still want to keep sipping, though. Reminds me of the feeling you get by drinking something tart: your tongue begs for the sting after it's gone!

I enjoy this beer. It's not my favorite, and I wouldn't choose a session with it (it's almost too strong of a flavor for me to want to session) but for a low abv IPA that still has a lot of flavor, this is a great option.

01-23-2014 03:38:44 | More by wrb357
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cherche

Washington

4/5  rDev +12.7%

01-04-2014 21:34:56 | More by cherche
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BeahDrinkah

South Carolina

4/5  rDev +12.7%

12-25-2013 13:16:59 | More by BeahDrinkah
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LiquidAmber

Washington

3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

Poured into a Dogfish Head pint glass. Pours a slightly cloudy coppery amber with an attractive two finger white head with good retention and lots of lacing. Aroma of grassy hops, bready malt, stone fruit, nice. Flavor of grassy hops, biscuit malt, light fruit, finishes a bit dry with a slight metallic element. Medium bodied. Not bad at all. Finish is slightly off, but the overall hop and malt bill are nice and well balanced. Expected Mosaic flavor and light bitterness. A worthy session IPA.

11-15-2013 20:34:08 | More by LiquidAmber
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MOEsaic Session IPA from Black Diamond Brewing Co.
81 out of 100 based on 29 ratings.