Hop Test #1 (Cascade Single Hop)
Al's of Hampden / Pizza Boy Brewing

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Al's of Hampden / Pizza Boy Brewing
Pennsylvania, United States
IPA - American
Needs more ratings
3.83 | pDev: 5.48%
Sep 27, 2015
May 26, 2015
Notes: None
Recent ratings and reviews.
3.75 by Knapp85 from Pennsylvania on Sep 27, 2015
3.9 by nmann08 from Virginia on Sep 05, 2015
4.06 by VaTechPhilly from New York on Aug 30, 2015
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3.94/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by orangesol from Pennsylvania

Served on-tap at Al's of Hampden. Pours slightly hazy golden yellow with a one finger tall white head, quickly dissipating to a thick film, leaving sticky rings of lace on the sides of the glass.

Smells of spicy and citric cascade hops along with some of the usual fresh cut grass aroma, faint hint of table sugar sweetness and plenty of pale malt. Taste is nearly identical with the strong cascade hops front and center followed the the accompanying flavors from the nose. Smooth, easy drinking feel with plenty of bitterness initially and a decent amount of dryness on the finish.

Overall a nice IPA. Fails to reach the heights of some of their other top notch IPA's like double cascade west shore but still nice on its own. Worth a shot if it's available to you.

Jul 27, 2015
4.02 by StormKing47 from Pennsylvania on Jun 18, 2015
3.5 by dfhhead25 from Pennsylvania on Jun 16, 2015
3.5 by PA-Michigander from Pennsylvania on Jun 12, 2015
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4/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by DrBier from Pennsylvania

Crisp, lemony, very easy drinking. Perfect summer day IPA.

May 26, 2015
Hop Test #1 (Cascade Single Hop) from Al's of Hampden / Pizza Boy Brewing
Beer rating: 3.83 out of 5 with 8 ratings