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Gale Force IPA India Pale Ale | Scuttlebutt Brewing Company - Restaurant and Pub

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Gale Force IPA India Pale AleGale Force IPA India Pale Ale
BA SCORE
3.51/5
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228 Ratings
Gale Force IPA India Pale AleGale Force IPA India Pale Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Scuttlebutt Brewing Company - Restaurant and Pub
Washington, United States
scuttlebuttbrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.25%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by jreitman on 08-03-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#39,780
Reviews:
101
Ratings:
228
pDev:
13.39%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
6
Gots:
37
Trade:
0
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User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 228 |  Reviews: 101
Photo of vandeir_bochi
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of alew_os
3.57/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Israelreyes311
4.49/5  rDev +27.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Out of the bottle, there was a lot of foam. pour after pour, more and more foam kept coming out. The taste was good. Wouldn't buy again.

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Photo of rfreed
3.75/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of onedogtwodog
3.43/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of BeerNW
3.66/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Mattymystique
4/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of PaleAleSean
3.38/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of petewheeler
3.62/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Gypson
3.87/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Zuidman
2.45/5  rDev -30.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Photo of yifany
3.38/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of EdTheEdge
2.99/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of frozyn
3.3/5  rDev -6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

L -- Hazy amber color, very thick, exploding head out of a 22oz bottle into a tulip. Head sticks around for a long time, very little to no lacing.

S -- Not very good. Smells a lot like cheap beer does. I wasn't expecting much for the price, but this lowered my expectations a lot.

T -- Much better than expected. Decent hops bitterness along with a tropical fruit flavor - bananas come to mind first. The alcohol shows through, along with some malts, at the end.

F -- Way too carbonated. Trying to let the beer settle, warm, and open up just leads to bubbles.

O -- Not a bad beer, not great -- just good.

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Photo of JackieKu
3.81/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tone77
3.41/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a brown 12 oz. bottle. Has a beige/orange color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is very light, some hints of hops. Taste is well balanced hops and malts, mild bitterness, a touch of pine. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall a decent beer, but nothing special.

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Photo of italianstallion
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Scottmanimus
3.85/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

I personally really enjoy this one, it's great to have at social occasions for people. It looks and feels classy for a really affordable price. It definitely is a bit stronger and a little more bitter then I normally care for but it still has a satisfying quality to it.

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Photo of BPMeyer27
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JodyPowers
3.31/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Lettsgo3
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of stomioka
3.06/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of jamesmk48
4/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

For the price, this is a good IPA.

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Photo of JOldewurtel
4/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jordanian2
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Gale Force IPA India Pale Ale from Scuttlebutt Brewing Company - Restaurant and Pub
Beer rating: 3.51 out of 5 with 228 ratings
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