Pick Axe India Pale Ale | Tommyknocker Brewery

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Pick Axe India Pale AlePick Axe India Pale Ale
BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.20%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerNoobNC on 11-13-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
88
Reviews:
12
Avg:
3.56
pDev:
16.01%
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
9
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 88 |  Reviews: 12
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4.5/5  rDev +26.4%

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.72/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

I like the Tommyknocker Pick Axe...it's a decent EPA. The beer poured a hazy golden color with white head that is leaving a nice lacing. The scent is not robust...there is a fresh bitter hop nose. The taste is a nice balanced beer...it is not to bitter and not too sweet. The mouthfeel is medium in body with good carbonation. Overall the beer is good and I would have this beer again....nice job!

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3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

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3/5  rDev -15.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

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3/5  rDev -15.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3.08/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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4.35/5  rDev +22.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Pours a tall off-white head, 3 fingers. Slightly cloudy dark amber

S: Smell of hops and citrus

T: Unique IPA flavor I have not had before, quite nice. Smooth, yet very flavorful. Very pleasant IPA.

M: Medium-high carbonation, very smooth and creamy feel

O: One of the best IPA's I've had. Has a unique flavor that really works. If you don't like supper hoppy overpowering IPA's this one's for you.

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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

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3/5  rDev -15.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +19.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Poured a beautiful light copper with great clarity and a two finger, hefty cream top. It faded fast though and left a thin filmy swirl of white. Thin wall of sea foam lacing.

The aroma is mild with loads of grassy elements. A nut and caramel mix balance out with a prominente malt presence. Good balance, but a little sweet smelling for an IPA.

Nicely balanced for an IPA. A definitive caramel backbone with hints of vanilla and maple...even tones of honey but a balance appears of floral boquets. Honeysuckle, clover, fresh cut grass, spring...but nice caramel, honey undertones. Balcne is great!

Medium bodied, crisp, refreshing...cutting, edgey...

Overall, great, a little too easy to drink and slightly dangerous.

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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

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Pick Axe India Pale Ale from Tommyknocker Brewery
3.56 out of 5 based on 88 ratings.
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