Ipa 25 | Weeping Radish Eco Farm & Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Weeping Radish Eco Farm & Brewery
North Carolina, United States
weepingradish.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by micromaniac129 on 07-09-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
26
Reviews:
6
Avg:
3.35
pDev:
19.1%
 
 
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0
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4
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Photo of dbrauneis
3.07/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Served on-tap at Weeping Radish Eco Farm & Brewery in Grandy, NC

A: Pours a lightly hazy medium golden yellow in color with moderate amounts of visible carbonation and some honey + light orange highlights. The beer has a half finger tall foamy white head that slowly reduces to a large patch of very thin film and a medium thick ring at the edges of the glass. Moderate amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Light to moderate aromas of floral hops over lighter notes of caramel malts.

T: Upfront there are light to moderate flavors of caramel malts with just a touch of sweetness which is followed by light to moderate flavors of floral hops. Light amounts of bitterness which fades rather quickly.

M: Light to medium bodied with moderate amounts of carbonation. Thin/watery.

O: This beer is just a touch too thin/watery for it to be really enjoyable in my opinion and calling it an IPA, makes it a bit of a letdown since the hop flavors and aromas are rather light.

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Photo of rolltide8425
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

Photo of IPAchris
3/5  rDev -10.4%

Photo of JamieDuncan
3.31/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of jfcaa193
2.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of justintcoons
2/5  rDev -40.3%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of jak
3.62/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Ozzylizard
3.21/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Draft in standard 12oz glass
Aroma – too weak to detect
Head removed by bartender/server – what remained was off-white and rapidly diminished to 2 mm layer
Lacing excellent – wide, nearly complete rings of small bubbles
Body light orange, clear
Flavor begins slightly bitter with no particular hop flavor (ie not piney, not resinous, not flowery, etc.); no malt, no alcohol, no diacetyl. Ends weakly chalky and astringent.
Palate light to medium, watery, lively carbonation.

Definitely not hop-forward, but still an OK IPA.

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Photo of micromaniac129
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bought from weeping radish on our way to Corolla for vacation. It came in a 1 liter mini growler.
Has a honey color appearance and is avg carbonated producing about a finger of bright white foamy head.

Aroma was weak with a sutle floral hop bouquet and mildly sweet malts.

Taste is light in flavor, mild hops with some floral aspects and lightly bitter. Malts have a sweet caramel taste.

Thin in body and seems watery.

I wanted to like this beer since it has local hops but to me it is about average for the style. It states on the label 6.5 abv, but taste far less.

Drinks like a pale ale... lite.
Sorry guys needs abit more work.

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Photo of Brutaltruth
3.85/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Enjoyed from the tall boy can in a snifter via a friend from work-----Thanks Bryan!

This nice IPA pours a crystal clear amber with a modest white head of dissipating foam that settles to a thin ring, light pooling layer, and light lacing. Nose of zesty hops with light pine and herbal notes, light tropical fruits of pineapple, and sweet caramel and honey malts. Flavors follow the nose with Honey and caramel malts up front that fade nicely to a light citrus pineapple note to the middle and then fading to a light herbal hop flavor that lingers for a short time and finishes clean and moderately dry. Moderate carbonation give a good mouth feel. Highly quaffable and a great starter or even better yet a fine session brew.

Cheers

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Photo of Cylinsier
3.42/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

tap at the brewery

Pours a clear medium gold. White film for a head retains well.

Smells of fresh grapefruit hops and honey.

Flavor is of grapefruit citrus and floral hops. Finishes with a grassy malt.

Medium body with a sting of carbonation on the roof of the mouth.

Standard IPA, good aroma and body. The flavor is a bit underwhelming but not bad in any way. Overall pretty decent. Not life-changing, but this would hit the spot if you're in need of an IPA.

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Photo of seanchai
3.44/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Blaze5445
3.2/5  rDev -4.5%

Photo of xJMFCx
3.75/5  rDev +11.9%

Photo of Mojo
3.96/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of razorsdescent
3.05/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Beerdudenumberone
3/5  rDev -10.4%

Photo of MaxOhle
3.04/5  rDev -9.3%

Photo of aleckpa
3.57/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jneiswender
3.25/5  rDev -3%

Photo of mrosenfeld32
3.75/5  rDev +11.9%

Photo of Yeldarb92
2.39/5  rDev -28.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of hardcor33
2.75/5  rDev -17.9%

Photo of goodshiz
4.07/5  rDev +21.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Nice buttery feel and a good bitterness that leaves you alone when it's finished

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Photo of Tarale9
3.25/5  rDev -3%

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Ipa 25 from Weeping Radish Eco Farm & Brewery
3.35 out of 5 based on 26 ratings.
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