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Saranac White IPA - Matt Brewing Company

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Saranac White IPASaranac White IPA

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BA SCORE
84
good

498 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 498
Reviews: 150
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 13.94%
Wants: 11
Gots: 25 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Matt Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: StonedTrippin on 12-16-2011)
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PatGreer

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +7.2%

07-22-2013 22:58:25 | More by PatGreer
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Caveworm

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Saranac White IPA from Matt Brewing Company. Poured from the bottle into a glass, this brew's got a 3 finger thick head

I smell more of a neutral wheat-like brew kind of scent rather than IPA-like grapefruit or citrus.

Tastes like a dash of grapefruit, actually. The rest is reminds me of witbier. Good job fusing the two!

Mouthfeel is light and airy. Smooth all around.

Overall, a 3.75 for Saranac White IPA from Matt Brewing Company. I think they did a pretty good job with this fusion style of brew. Its not outRAGEOUSLY awesome,but I like it all the same. I'll probably pick this up again.

Serving type: bottle

07-11-2014 02:41:42 | More by Caveworm
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Nevada

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

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2.5/5  rDev -33%

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Maryland

2/5  rDev -46.4%

06-17-2014 22:18:23 | More by RHB33
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mmmbeerNY

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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

06-16-2014 03:53:44 | More by mmmbeerNY
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Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

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New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

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3/5  rDev -19.6%

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New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

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Act25

New Jersey

3.81/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Saranac tasting better lately. This one edges out their decent Pale Ale. A great take and one of the first on WIT IPA.

A: A hazy straw yellow with active visible carbonation offers a finger of creamy foamy white head that too quickly reduces to thin film covering the surface with a ring at the edges of the glass. Ample lacing. Lots of yeast left in bottle. the real deal.

S: Healthy dose of aromas of citrus/orange hops with lighter aromas of pale malts, spices, and orange peel. Welcoming, clean, not cloying. But that Saranac soapy ness in evidence.

T: Follows the smell with more pale malts and wheat upfront followed by citrus/orange hops. There are light flavors of spices and orange peel in the end game. Light amounts of bitterness which fades to a pleasant finish and feel. Good food beer. Flavor packed.

M:Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Crisp. Long finish.

O: No nonsense, well made, would drink again.

Serving type: bottle

05-29-2014 00:45:45 | More by Act25
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Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

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Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

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North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

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New York

3.33/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours a cloudy/smokey off-white copper. Smells fruity. Taste is not overpowering. Overall I am gonna have to say its nothing special. Perhaps, its needs a little more bite for my taste. Its not an unpleasant beer but its nothing so memorable that it deserves any special praise either.

Serving type: bottle

05-18-2014 20:23:11 | More by beer456
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Saranac White IPA from Matt Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 498 ratings.