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Harpoon IPA - Harpoon Brewery & Beer Hall

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BA SCORE
82
good

3,175 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 3,175
Reviews: 1,163
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 13.54%
Wants: 41
Gots: 184 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Harpoon Brewery & Beer Hall visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Harpoon IPA is an interpretation of the classic English style using hops and malt grown in the United States.

42 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-01-2000)
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Ratings: 3,175 | Reviews: 1,163 | Display Reviews Only:
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UNCCTDawg

North Carolina

3/5  rDev -17.1%

11-30-2011 12:46:17 | More by UNCCTDawg
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mscott1975

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -17.1%

11-30-2011 04:29:20 | More by mscott1975
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loupap

Rhode Island

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-30-2011 01:46:50 | More by loupap
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codon2004

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-29-2011 18:58:19 | More by codon2004
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bushbeer75

Michigan

3.6/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

12 oz brown bottle

Harpoon IPA poured a clear copper color producing a 1-finger white head that formed “start and stop” lacing around the walls of my glass mug. The nose was dominated by citrus hops with flora hops taking a secondary role. The flavor of grapefruit citrus controlled the taste with a medium lingering bitter after taste. Mouth feel is medium, crisp and clean.

Overall, Harpoon IPA is a solid IPA that doesn’t overpower you with bitterness. The IPA is worth ago if you enjoy the style.

Serving type: bottle

11-29-2011 18:42:12 | More by bushbeer75
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scootercrabb

Illinois

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-29-2011 18:14:38 | More by scootercrabb
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akinsja

Tennessee

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-29-2011 16:04:16 | More by akinsja
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brandoman63

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

11-29-2011 15:30:57 | More by brandoman63
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onedogtwodog

Maryland

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-29-2011 01:40:58 | More by onedogtwodog
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Dhgirl

Florida

3.23/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a tulip glass
Has a light golden hue with a frothy white head present. Provided an adequate amount of lacing.
The aroma is sweet and mildly hoppy.
This IPA has a light and refreshing taste.
Mouth feel is simple with a luminous carbonation.
Overall this is a great IPA to enjoy on a summer's day poolside.

Serving type: bottle

11-28-2011 19:48:09 | More by Dhgirl
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taylorcp

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-28-2011 03:57:24 | More by taylorcp
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hdelavega

Florida

3.68/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Poured to a tulip glass.
Pours a light golden yellow, an aggressive pour yielded a fizzy 2 finger head that didn't last very long but left some pretty nice lacing.
The aroma is has a nice citrusy, grassy hop to it, there is a sweet honey like body to the aroma as well.
The flavor is pretty typical of a simple IPA. Hoppy with a bit of malt to support the bitterness. Pretty transparent. Mouth feel is nice and light with bright carbonation and a pretty clean finish.
Overall a nice clean simple IPA.

Serving type: bottle

11-28-2011 02:47:07 | More by hdelavega
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Ajlvt

Washington

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-27-2011 19:57:28 | More by Ajlvt
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Zeke14

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-27-2011 18:40:53 | More by Zeke14
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trisweb

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-27-2011 06:58:58 | More by trisweb
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barnzy78

Illinois

2.5/5  rDev -30.9%

11-27-2011 05:03:58 | More by barnzy78
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koolk

Australia

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-27-2011 02:45:20 | More by koolk
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bluntedboywonder

New York

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-26-2011 16:45:04 | More by bluntedboywonder
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Another6Pack

Michigan

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-26-2011 14:32:47 | More by Another6Pack
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EastCoastHawkeye

Virginia

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-26-2011 11:57:00 | More by EastCoastHawkeye
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shisted

Maryland

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-26-2011 01:27:11 | More by shisted
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jenray

Texas

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-25-2011 14:31:12 | More by jenray
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Finatic

Florida

3/5  rDev -17.1%

11-25-2011 09:53:11 | More by Finatic
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mdillon86

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-24-2011 19:32:32 | More by mdillon86
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whallgren

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +10.5%

11-24-2011 15:36:32 | More by whallgren
Harpoon IPA from Harpoon Brewery & Beer Hall
82 out of 100 based on 3,175 ratings.