Stone Ruination IPA | Stone Brewing

Stone Ruination IPAStone Ruination IPA
BA SCORE
4.3/5
10,847 Ratings
Stone Ruination IPAStone Ruination IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Stone Brewing
California, United States
stonebrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by kbub6f on 06-12-2002

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
3,080
Ratings:
10,847
pDev:
10.23%
Bros Score:
4.38
 
 
Wants:
464
Gots:
2,365
Trade:
8
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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Poured on a 16 ounce Goose Island Glass

The appearance is light amber, with a thin white head as a result of how I poured it. The lacing is maintained when tilting the glass. look very bubbly.

The aroma is very piney, citrusy, with a huge burst of hop presence.

The majority of the taste definitely come from the hop presence. it is very hoppy, sweet citrusy, piney. I can't taste the alcohol.

the mouthfeel is medium--not really thin or thick. It is somewhat highly carbonated and bubbly.

Overall This is most definitely my favorite beers by Stone Brewing Co. It is also definitely one of my favorite DIPAs. It is perfect for any hop head, but for others it tends to be really bitter. The more I drink it. The sweeter it gets. This is, at the moment, my favorite DIPA no doubt about it. I just wished they made an unfiltered version. I love being able to see those little hop particles floating around in my glass. I

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Stone Ruination IPA from Stone Brewing
Beer rating: 4.3 out of 5 with 10,847 ratings
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