1. American Craft Beer Fest returns to Boston on May 29 & 30, featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers. Tickets are on sale now.

The best IPA no one knows about?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by geneseohawk, Nov 24, 2012.

  1. itsthepleats

    itsthepleats Savant (350) Ohio Mar 19, 2012

    Courtesy of Huddyball (both left and right). Shockingly good!

    darkandhoppy likes this.
  2. Lakefront IPA is fantastic!
    ZAP and nickapalooza86 like this.
  3. Jonny41

    Jonny41 Savant (305) Maine Dec 9, 2012

    Big Twitch from marshals wharf in Maine, not yet canned, tap or growlers my favorite local
  4. onebeeratatime

    onebeeratatime Aspirant (40) Ohio Aug 8, 2011

    Columbus Brewing Co.- Bodhi . Local growler store is the only place to find it outside a bar I know of.
  5. Thrillseeker IPA from Beachwood Brewing. Similar aroma and taste profile as Blind Pig n Sculpin(think tropical), but more intense. It's just great, my new favorite single IPA.
  6. denver10

    denver10 Champion (910) Kentucky Nov 17, 2010

    Backcountry Brewing's Pale ale (I nominate because it used to be called Telemark IPA)
  7. Double Dose DIPA, Otter Creak/Lawson's Finest collaboration.
  8. atomic

    atomic Savant (455) Illinois Sep 22, 2009

    Would love to try the original then, I love space. I have a feeling though its not always as fresh as it should be. But mhhmm Citra and Falconer Flight hops? sign me up
  9. Asher's Green Bullet
  10. lakefront ipa
    ZAP and nickapalooza86 like this.
  11. I'm going to go with Foothills Jade IPA. Made about 10 minutes from my house and I can get a growler fill every single day for 10$. It has 184 ratings on here so it isn't incredibly unheard of. But, the people who have tried it gave it an average of 96. Great IPA, and one of the best beers in North Carolina. Only behind Foothills BBA Sexual Chocolate, Olde Rabbits Foot, and Event Horizon. (And I guess La Folie, if you can count the New Belgium brewery in Asheville.)
    ben4unc and beerranger like this.
  12. primrose54

    primrose54 Savant (330) Ohio Apr 7, 2009

    IBUsive fatheads. It's awesome...mosaic citra ipa.
  13. Jewmagic151

    Jewmagic151 Aficionado (115) Kansas May 31, 2013

    Cloud hopper from free state in ks
  14. Buster

    Buster Savant (285) Oklahoma Mar 21, 2012

    Tall Grass Ethos IPA. So good.
    3GreenNoRed likes this.
  15. ben4unc

    ben4unc Savant (285) North Carolina Feb 28, 2013

    Foothills raised the price to $14 for a growler fill. Still Awesome stuff that makes me Hoppy, Hoppy, Hoppy!!!
  16. cyde

    cyde Savant (390) Texas Feb 12, 2012

    Austin Beerworks Heavy Machinery IPA series are shockingly good for Tejas IPAs which have been our weak link in the past. $9.99 for a 4-pack too! Everyone I sent the double & cenntenial HM to were blown away.
  17. COOP F5. It finally hit cans. Defiantly an amazing IPA.
  18. IPAdams

    IPAdams Savant (320) Illinois Jun 10, 2013

    Do Black IPA's count? If so then Two Brothers Hop Centric Black. If not, then terrapin Recreationale, its actually a pale ale but based on the amazingly strong hop flavor, you would think it was an IPA.
  19. Lagunitas New Dogtown Pale Ale?

    Zombie Dust?

    Drake's 1500?
  20. ghoeks

    ghoeks Disciple (55) New Jersey Aug 5, 2010

    Carton 077XX
  21. Pumphouse IPA from New Brunswick, Canada..Straight up hop bomb! Delicious.