Shipyard Fuggles IPA | Shipyard Brewing Co.

Shipyard Fuggles IPAShipyard Fuggles IPA
BA SCORE
18.5%
Liked This Beer
3.25 w/ 976 ratings
Shipyard Fuggles IPAShipyard Fuggles IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Shipyard Brewing Co.
Maine, United States
shipyard.com

Style: English India Pale Ale (IPA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by xlperro on 07-01-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#42,765
Reviews:
512
Ratings:
976
Liked:
181
Avg:
3.25/5
pDev:
16%
Alströms:
3.29
 
 
Wants:
6
Gots:
104
Trade:
0
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Photo of Greywulfken
3.08/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

On tap at The Good Life in Massapequa... Medium gold color with a finger of ivory foam... Remarkably unremarkable beer - had some grain and fruit impressions, maybe muted citrus among them, and a little bit of earthy pine... Medium body felt a bit tacky and sluggish? I'm a finisher, but I left half of this in the glass.

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Photo of luvbier
3.75/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ScottP
3/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Prost76
3.29/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Giangio
3.62/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mmorris15
3.48/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of williahd
3.32/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Epicfail97081
3.44/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of stevem1206
3.69/5  rDev +13.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of chuckpalka
2.89/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

On a bit of an IPA ride lately I brought this home as part of a pick six and was eager to give this one a try. Poured a medium/dark opaque orange with a nice white head but the head didn't last. Had a nice smell but not the hoppy smell that most IPA's have. Just a average earthy smell could not pick up any citrus at all. Taste was nothing special. Slight bitterness with a dry almost metallic finish. Feel was not unpleasant but far from what I was hoping for. The fuggle hop certainly is not what Im used to in an IPA . Overall I was not real impressed but again it was not what I have been used to in an IPA.I haven't tried a lot of English IPA's so maybe my rating is a little harsh. Not bad but not my favorite.

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3.39/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Kinger22
3.05/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

A very, very average IPA. It pours a hazy copper with a slim head. The scent is subtle hints of earth. The taste is lacking in hop presence a little for an IPA. Overall it's an average beer - nothing too fancy.

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Photo of Beginner2
3.25/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Listed on the "1001", Fuggles IPA and reviewed in Roger Protz' CAMRA classic "300 Beers To Try Before You Die!"
My review comes with my next tasting

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Photo of rodbeermunch
2.69/5  rDev -17.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Darker yellow, 1/3" white head. Gotta love freshness dates. Aroma was whoof, dog shit and butter diaectyl like notes, even if not huge.

Taste was mild in every regard, hops, malt, d infection, earthiness. Not impressed.

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Photo of Walleybeer
3.99/5  rDev +22.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of FedJack
3.46/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Pandaman67
3/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of mpmcguire11
2.89/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of OKCNittany
3.2/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of REEK
3.38/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Hearneator
3.75/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Texasfan549
3.38/5  rDev +4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Exeggutor
3.25/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Seejae
2.81/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Shanty76
3.34/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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Shipyard Fuggles IPA from Shipyard Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 18.5% out of 100 with 976 ratings
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