Que Onda (with Jalapeño, Mango, And Guava) | Pizza Port Solana Beach

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Pizza Port Solana Beach
California, United States | website

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.80%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by t0rin0 on 02-07-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.73/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On cask at Pizza Port Carlsbad

A: The beer pours a golden color with a slight haze but the impressive creamy white head that the beer engine can bring. Very nice lacing, too.

S: On the very front end, an excellent grapefruit and tangerine hop aroma is present. You can certainly pick out the mango (and the guava to a lesser extent). The spice of the jalapeno comes much more on the back end.

T: A huge pepper flavor right from the beginning. The mango really comes through and provides a nice sweetness and fruitiness to the beer. The hops are there and lend a bit of bitterness, but they sort of become lost in all the flavor additions.

M: The body is medium and the carbonation is surprisingly lively for a cask pour.

D: As far as pepper beers (and particularly peppered up IPAs), this was pretty good. The jalapeno did not totally overwhelm the beer.

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4.17/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Sampled 2/6/2011 at the brewpub.

Pours bright yellow, clear, fine white head, low retention, and decent lacing.

Aroma is mostly raw chili pepper, a little it of smoke, and plenty of mango.

Flavor is a very interesting combination of pepper, mango, pineapple, orange, a touch of pine, and sweet malt. Thankfully the heat from the peppers is low.

Body is light and refreshing. Quite drinkable.

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Que Onda (with Jalapeño, Mango, And Guava) from Pizza Port Solana Beach
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