Jai Alai IPA | Cigar City Brewing

Jai Alai IPAJai Alai IPA
BA SCORE
94.5%
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4.29 w/ 7,826 ratings
Jai Alai IPAJai Alai IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing
Florida, United States
cigarcitybrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Pours copper in color with notes of citrus and tropical fruit in the aroma. Flavor has upfront citrus bitterness with a hint of caramel and citrus and tropical fruit hop notes in the finish.

70 IBU

Added by cjgator3 on 12-05-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#549
Reviews:
1,499
Ratings:
7,826
Liked:
7,394
Avg:
4.29/5
pDev:
9.32%
Alströms:
4.5
 
 
Wants:
1,037
Gots:
2,276
Trade:
77
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look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours out a dark orange in color and a tiny bit translucent. Nice two finger head with good retention and some really nice lacing.

Smell is sweet malt on the forefront for me which is surprising as I have had this beer many times. I get a little grassy hops but nothing overwhelming. There does seem to be a nice balance between the hops and the malt although it's hard to pick out the hop from the nose.

Taste is really smooth with a tiny bit of bitter hops but nothing overwhelming. I get a little bit of orange fruity sweetness that really is WELL balanced with the sweet malts. This is really a nice marriage and I love the taste.

Mouthfeel is definitely not thin as it has some slight thickness to it.

Overall I have had this beer many times on tap and from the can and I have to say I am really loving this beer today. Definitely a great beer.

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Jai Alai IPA from Cigar City Brewing
Beer rating: 94.5% out of 100 with 7,826 ratings
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