Arbor Brewing Sacred Cow IPA | Arbor Brewing Company

BA SCORE
85
very good
374 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good
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Arbor Brewing Sacred Cow IPAArbor Brewing Sacred Cow IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Arbor Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
arborbrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by beernut7 on 07-30-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
374
Reviews:
152
Avg:
3.75
pDev:
13.07%
 
 
Wants:
12
Gots:
46
For Trade:
0
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Photo of WhiteHillsStore
3.76/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours a nice looking orange color with a head that trails the glass as you drink it. The smell was nice with grassy notes coming through the nose but also some sweeter notes coming through. The flavor was interesting with the classic IPA flavors coming in first with citrus and bitterness and then finishing with almost a creamy sweetness. Very interesting take on the style.

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Photo of Eziel
3.27/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of McAfee85
3.46/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of kyle_goochstink
3.7/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of CorgiDad
3.6/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of avbcon12
3.86/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mchegash
4.36/5  rDev +16.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Appearance - 3.5/5
Deep orange, 1 finger of light-tan head. Almost no carbonation can be seen rising in the beer.

Smell - 4.25/5
Sweet honey, pine and very resinous hops. Nice aroma

Taste - 4.5/5
Drinks very smooth. The hops don't overpower, very well balanced. Flavors include honey, pine, resin, and other tastiness. This is a great-tasting IPA.

Mouthfeel - 4.25/5
Super smooth, glides down your throat with incredible ease. Slightly fuller than medium body. A light-medium level of light-medium intensity carbonation

Overall - 4.5/5
This is truly a fantastic IPA. I know this beer probably isn't distributed much outside of Michigan, but if you can get your hands on some, I would suggest you try.

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Photo of Beerasaurus
3.44/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Spaceman_Jer
3.29/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

Photo of HamdenHector
3.75/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Barnoloid
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of leprechaunandfatman
3.87/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ejmw
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

Photo of km02600
3.75/5  rDev 0%

Photo of Sir-Buddly-Longfellow
4.25/5  rDev +13.3%

Wow. Much better than I thought. Drank straight from the bottle, definitely a good choice if you're looking for an IPA

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Photo of Joonbabie
3.75/5  rDev 0%

Photo of gusman61
3.25/5  rDev -13.3%

Photo of beornagain
4.5/5  rDev +20%

Photo of MartzMimic
3/5  rDev -20%

Photo of BeerBeast
3.8/5  rDev +1.3%

Photo of chris1919
4.28/5  rDev +14.1%

Photo of QuadriderMX
3.72/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of muraco3
3/5  rDev -20%

Photo of tdm168
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

Arbor Brewing Sacred Cow IPA from Arbor Brewing Company
3.75 out of 5 based on 374 ratings.
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