Sunshine Daydream Session IPA | Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon

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Sunshine Daydream Session IPASunshine Daydream Session IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon
Ohio, United States
fatheadscleveland.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by WVbeergeek on 06-08-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
701
Reviews:
88
Avg:
4.07
pDev:
9.34%
 
 
Wants:
35
Gots:
160
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 701 |  Reviews: 88
Photo of Davepoolesque
3.89/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Excited to see Fat Head's was distro'd to PA. Floral. Piney. Pretty one dimensional. Some underlying caramel malt. Nice bitterness for a session. It's ok.

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Photo of loganburgh
3.93/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of SomethingClever
3.66/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

12 oz beer poured into Willybecher glass bottled on 5/3/17

A: Small tiny bubbled white head that disappeared quickly. Body has great clarity Amber orange in color.

S: Light citrus rind smell with a little bit of a burnt orange rind smell mixed in.

T: light citrus, grass, a little melon on the tongue with a good dash of vine like quality and then a little bitterness.

M: Lighter feel good carbonation not as watery as some session ales.

O: It's pretty light on flavor, light on body, light on nose pretty much a session IPA. It is pointless.

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

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

Photo of SaisonRichBiere
3.91/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dvmin98
4/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of AlexFreudenberg
4.27/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of DeaconWhite82
4/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

For a Session this beer is fantastic. Very hoppy, bitter, with that great IPA aroma. A beer I love to drink in the summer heat.

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Photo of harpus
3.25/5  rDev -20.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of pda22
4.66/5  rDev +14.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

I can't believe this is a session IPA. This has a delicious citrus / orange flavor. Also a great malt backbone. I could drink this all day. Another great beer from Fat Heads

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Photo of ajm5108
3.94/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Classical optics on the pour. Both the nose & the tongue are light on certain things, but that really is the point essentially with these session IPAs. There is a crisp malt backbone - some clean German & crystal - and while the hops are obviously dialed backed they still add a gentle touch of citrus / tangerine flavor. Bitter citrus on the end but nothing abrasive. Certainly one of the better session beers I have come across.

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

Photo of White_Whiskey
4.34/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of petrusek23
3.92/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of SoCal_Matt
4.19/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of clayrock81
4/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured a golden orange body with minimal head and no lace. Hoppy aroma with minimal malts noticeable as well. Smooth body with biting hop bitterness and a minimal sweetness and clean finish.

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Photo of Knapp85
3.92/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of XsoldoutX
3.49/5  rDev -14.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of mthomp081
4/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Ctb6582
3.85/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Vetbidder
4.16/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Nice look. Scent is exciting me; I'm getting pineapple, tangerine and sweet orange. Not getting any malt from the nose. Nice flavor with mildly sweet citrus dominating the start and then a bready malt flavored and slightly bitter finish. Maybe some piney undertones on the end somewhere. Crisp dry finish with decent carbonation. Decent depth for a session IPA. Good beer.

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Photo of rjd722
4.12/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of monorailred
3.86/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

Photo of OtisCampbell007
4.17/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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Sunshine Daydream Session IPA from Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon
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