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Ipswich Original Pale Ale | Ipswich Ale Brewery

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Ipswich Original Pale AleIpswich Original Pale Ale
BA SCORE
3.79/5
Very Good
401 Ratings
Ipswich Original Pale AleIpswich Original Pale Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Ipswich Ale Brewery
Massachusetts, United States
ipswichalebrewery.com

Style: English Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-01-2000

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#17,125
Reviews:
203
Ratings:
401
pDev:
12.4%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
16
Gots:
42
Trade:
1
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User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 401 |  Reviews: 203
Photo of ptat
3.82/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of edthehead
3.19/5  rDev -15.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of avisong
3.79/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of NotoriousBAC
3.2/5  rDev -15.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of NeoClassicist
3.95/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of beertraveler08
3.81/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Thomas_Wikman
3.37/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Had this tonight at a hotel bar. It had a toasted bready taste with some citrus and a grapefruit like bitterness punch at the end, almost like an IPA. It was nice but at the same time it was not a whole lot to it.

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Photo of JMiller68
3.81/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rallyr32
3.58/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of heerboth
4.13/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Uzarnayme
3.24/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of redsoxjim
3.54/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of REEK
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Blksab99
3.9/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of DuBeats
3.63/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ktreywalsh
4.37/5  rDev +15.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of mltobin
3.39/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of chubenzino
4/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Jtcolella
4.24/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Dirtinabottle
3.78/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TylerKitchens
3.47/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Delaneybeergod
4.15/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Easy drinking ale. Amber color and slightly bitter like a true English ale.

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Photo of ordybill
2.98/5  rDev -21.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Poured from a Bomber into a pint glass.
Aroma- Has a strong ale smell with a hop and yeast mix.
Appearance- This is a pretty good looking amber colored ale, with an off-white head.
Taste- Pretty average ale to me, the yeast flavor isn't bad but it detracts from the overall flavor for me.
Palate- This is a medium bodied brew with moderate carbonation. It has an oily feel and has a dry finish.
Overall-Run of the mill ale to me, I love the packaging but that was the best part of the experience.

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Photo of brunop
4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

Photo of Cheld
3.96/5  rDev +4.5%

Ipswich Original Pale Ale from Ipswich Ale Brewery
Beer rating: 3.79 out of 5 with 401 ratings
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