Workhorse IPA | Laurelwood Public House & Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Laurelwood Public House & Brewery
Oregon, United States
laurelwoodbrewpub.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerZack on 03-30-2008

BEER STATS
Ratings:
641
Reviews:
184
Avg:
4.19
pDev:
9.07%
 
 
Wants:
102
Gots:
140
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0
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Ratings: 641 |  Reviews: 184
Photo of GreatStoutman
3.98/5  rDev -5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of ummswimmin
4.21/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of LampertLand
3.89/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Laurelwood Brewing ' Workhorse IPA' @ 7.5% , served from a 650 ml bottle purchased for $7.80
A-pour is gold from the bottle to a clear amber in the glass with a fluffy medium size white head leaving a fine spotty lace along the pint
S-lots of hops
T-crisp & clean , dry bitter finish
MF-ok carbonation , feels full bodied
Ov-ok pnw ipa & beer
prost LampertLand

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Photo of calcnerd
4/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of bombventure
4.37/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of smi69
4.37/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of redfox405
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Bluecrow
4.18/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of elNopalero
3.52/5  rDev -16%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

I was surprised to find this to be nothing special. Overly sweet and muddled flavor with candied orange notes. Forgettable in an otherwise demanding market.

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Photo of florisj135
4.4/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of ivegot3Dvision
3.81/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of AD17
4.18/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jDuncanLord
4.27/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Fantastic

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Photo of eire
3/5  rDev -28.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of rodbeermunch
4.08/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Good orange color and full inch of white head. Looks good. Aroma went citrus and bitter.

Taste leaned the same way too. Unlike a lot of pacnw ipas, this one keeps the malts light and toasted, not caramel, heavy and woodsy. Alcohol and bitterness are there, this one really straddles the line between an imperial and whatnot.

Its good stuff.

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Photo of RGPeters
4/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of tempest
4.24/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Great IPA. Big peach and apricot, almost juicy, but then spicy pine and finishes with dry grapefruit. Medium bodied and quite drinkable for the strength

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Photo of warrenc
4.45/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of MacStinson
4.66/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of GRG1313
4/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of tim007007
4/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Dr_VanNostrand
4.65/5  rDev +11%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of bilbobrewer
4.42/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Perfectly named. A very sessionable, "I need a beer" IPA. Citrusy & clean, easy to find, great price.

A go-to brew when in Oregon.
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July/16: Back in PDX! Already had two 6-pks of Workhorse. Life is good again.
...If the PDX carpet was that big a 'thing, Workhorse IPA should be in the Smithsonian.

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Photo of ghostxyz3
4.12/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of erjaq
3.91/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Workhorse IPA from Laurelwood Public House & Brewery
4.19 out of 5 based on 641 ratings.
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