Sculpin IPA | Ballast Point Brewing Company

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Sculpin IPASculpin IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Ballast Point Brewing Company
California, United States
ballastpoint.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Originally named Northstar IPA. Debuted in 2005.

Added by brentk56 on 04-02-2006

BEER STATS
Ratings:
13,838
Reviews:
2,489
Avg:
4.37
pDev:
9.84%
 
 
Wants:
1,493
Gots:
5,689
For Trade:
43
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Ratings: 13,838 |  Reviews: 2,489
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5/5  rDev +14.4%

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4/5  rDev -8.5%

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4.2/5  rDev -3.9%

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4.2/5  rDev -3.9%

Photo of CTFalcon
4.27/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of iftcoach
4.25/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Amaeda27
4.88/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

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4.12/5  rDev -5.7%

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4.8/5  rDev +9.8%

Photo of JackRWatkins
3.5/5  rDev -19.9%

A:pretty foamy head, rich tangerine color
S: a rich, fruity boquet, subtle hint of bitterness in the nose
T: bitterness is present but not overwhelming, sweet and fruity as the nose suggests, tangerine, a little bit of orange
M:creamy, silky at points
O: very enjoyable, a good, fun refreshing beer, there's nothing mindblowing here, nor should there be, it's not overly complex but as stated before it's a good solid palatable beer, a good entry point for IPAs due to it's relatively low bitterness

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3.66/5  rDev -16.2%

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4.2/5  rDev -3.9%

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4.36/5  rDev -0.2%

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4.75/5  rDev +8.7%

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4.4/5  rDev +0.7%

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4.85/5  rDev +11%

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4.08/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev -8.5%

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4.6/5  rDev +5.3%

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4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.04/5  rDev -7.6%

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1/5  rDev -77.1%

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4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +3%

Photo of Martyrob
4.5/5  rDev +3%

Definitely an outstanding IPA and one of my go to's.

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Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
4.37 out of 5 based on 13,838 ratings.
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