Stone Ruination IPA | Stone Brewing

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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
Ratings:
10,841
Reviews:
3,078
Avg:
4.28
pDev:
10.28%
 
 
Wants:
465
Gots:
2,359
For Trade:
8
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Found a well priced six pack of this while near San Diego

The beer pours light orange color with a nice, thick white head. Retention is pretty decent

The aroma is wonderfully complex. Lots of floral and citrus scents. The hop scent reminds me of why I love IPAs.

The taste is very balanced. The hop flavor is strong as expected, but it manages to be one of the smoothest IPAs I've had.

A somewhat viscous mouthfeel with a good amount of carbonation.

Very similar to the regular IPA from Stone (which I drink on the regular basis), with more of a kick to it. This beer is among the best of its style

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Stone Ruination IPA from Stone Brewing
4.28 out of 5 based on 10,841 ratings.
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