Pick Axe IPA | Tommyknocker Brewery

Pick Axe IPAPick Axe IPA
BA SCORE
3.48/5
568 Ratings
Pick Axe IPAPick Axe IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Tommyknocker Brewery
Colorado, United States
tommyknocker.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly called "Pick Axe Pale Ale".

A classic American India Pale Ale dominated by pleasant hop bitterness and aroma. Dry hops impart unique aromas and flavors that add to the complexity of this ale. A blend of American hops melds into an award winning flavor that is our most popular draft in the pub.

Added by kbub6f on 12-14-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#40,872
Reviews:
283
Ratings:
568
pDev:
14.08%
Bros Score:
3.4
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
41
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 568 |  Reviews: 283
Photo of Tlloyd417
3.31/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of farmhaus
2.98/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of Lambdon
3.6/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of munnster76
2.74/5  rDev -21.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Too malty for a good IPA. I would never buy this.

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Photo of aussiebeer
3.85/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mothmanscott
3.54/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours an opaque, deep gold, producing 2 fingers of frothy, somewhat lasting, white head that leaves thin webs & streaks of lace. Aroma is thin caramel malt forward with a thin floral, tropical fruit, grapefruit & pine hop profile. Taste is a more balanced inverse mix of floral, grapefruit flesh & pith & pine hops, with the sweet caramel coming through in nearly equal quantity. Finishes caramel, pine, bitter & nicely peppery but transitioning to a lasting bitter & astringent aftertaste. Mouthfeel is medium bodied, moderate carbonation, prickly, bitter & drawing.

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Photo of wrecknut
2.49/5  rDev -28.4%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Way over carbonated and has an off taste. Rather boring.

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Photo of Mattias
3.25/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of hoppytobehere
3.89/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Boomer4ES
3.34/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of bkwhoppa66
3/5  rDev -13.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of sirhc3034
3.35/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of cjohns73
3.5/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Razonulzer
3/5  rDev -13.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Supra97
3.25/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of ktenneydenver
3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

Photo of spark3148857
3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

Photo of kmanjohnson
3.52/5  rDev +1.1%

Photo of Blazer22
3.4/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of a77cj7
3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

Photo of olradetbalder
3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

Photo of ridgeline23
3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

Photo of Cmmunyan
3.56/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of mvelilla
4.25/5  rDev +22.1%

Photo of Renegawam
2.75/5  rDev -21%

Pick Axe IPA from Tommyknocker Brewery
Beer rating: 3.48 out of 5 with 568 ratings
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