Peak Organic IPA | Peak Organic Brewing Company

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Peak Organic IPAPeak Organic IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Peak Organic Brewing Company
Maine, United States
peakbrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
This unique India Pale Ale features our favorite hops—Simcoe, Amarillo and Nugget. A generous Amarillo and Simcoe dry hop provide for an assertive, hop-forward nose and front palate. We don’t use traditional bittering hops in our IPA, providing nothing but stimulating citrus and floral characteristics.

Inspired by a recipe from our good friend and fellow homebrewer Tim from the North Shore Homebrewers Club.

76 IBU

Added by WanderingFool on 04-17-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
736
Reviews:
202
Avg:
3.68
pDev:
13.04%
 
 
Wants:
20
Gots:
176
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Ratings: 736 |  Reviews: 202
Photo of horshamguy
3.79/5  rDev +3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

12 oz bottle poured into a tulip glass.

L--Hazy gold with a quickly disappearing head that left very god lacing.

S--Strong hops. Very piney.

T--Piney and citrusy (grapefruit). Long lingering aftertaste. Aftertaste is a bit bitter, not bad, just bitter.

F--Adequate carbonation. Not as quenching as I expected from the prominent citrus.

O--A really nice IPA. Would drink more if I had it.

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Photo of Crp46
4.51/5  rDev +22.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

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

Nice crisp IPA. LIGHT TASTE with beefy hoppy finish. Nice for a hot day.

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Photo of harrisjohnson
3.13/5  rDev -14.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of Antc2382
3.96/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Peteman982
4.39/5  rDev +19.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Great balanced IPA. Easily drinkable on its own or nice with a meal.

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Photo of wekoontz
4/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of epyon396
3.73/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DrMullet
3.7/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours a slightly hazy golden yellow.
Smell is a nice blend of pine and citrus.
Taste is moderate hop citrus with a bitter pine ending.
Very nice IPA.

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Photo of DrewSnyc667
3.73/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dvmin98
3.38/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of entropysquared
4.68/5  rDev +27.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Paying due respect to the bonofide aficionados, of which I am not, this is one of the most pleasant (read: best) IPAs I've had the pleasure to imbibe. Crisp, clean, natural...distinct and flavorful hop presence, but not bitter. Strong work. VERY nice. Enjoyed it, on-draught.

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Photo of Timtac
3.59/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of XsoldoutX
3.28/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of TheOakKing
3.82/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Furley80
4.25/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of DrewJS
3.73/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Quality beer with initial interesting hop flavor but the bitter aftertaste was too much for me.

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Photo of TheItalianStallion
3.94/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of duvel1979
3.5/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of tigg924
3.84/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours hazy, gold in color with 1/4 inch head..Taste is pure wet hops..Dank and slightly bitter with medium-high carbonation and medium body..Enjoyable..above average and one of the better beers from Peak Organic..nice intro New England IPA.

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Photo of Tmilner
4.4/5  rDev +19.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

Best IPA I've ever tasted

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Photo of BeerBucks
3.66/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SMH_NWI
4.12/5  rDev +12%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of JohnnyForeign
4.5/5  rDev +22.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Giggy
3.44/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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Peak Organic IPA from Peak Organic Brewing Company
3.68 out of 5 based on 736 ratings.
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