Sculpin IPA | Ballast Point Brewing Company

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Sculpin IPASculpin IPA
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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
Ranking:
#250
Reviews:
2,510
Ratings:
14,090
pDev:
9.79%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1,509
Gots:
5,863
Trade:
42
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Ratings: 14,090 |  Reviews: 2,510
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4.48/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

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3.75/5  rDev -14.6%
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4/5  rDev -8.9%
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4.5/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.43/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.6/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4/5  rDev -8.9%
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4/5  rDev -8.9%
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4.52/5  rDev +3%
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4.65/5  rDev +5.9%
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3.36/5  rDev -23.5%
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4.38/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

12 oz can. Canning date is hard to figure out. Pours a light gold. Smell is floral, hoppy, piney, grapefruit, pineapple. Taste is on the sweet side but has a nice semi bitter finish. I'm picking up citrus, tropical fruit, hops, some slight piney notes, and sweet malts. Mouthfeel is light/medium with good carb. Finishes a little dry. This is one of the best IPA's I've had. I'd buy more often, but Ballast Points beers here in NY are very pricey. Paid $14.99 for the six pack.

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4.06/5  rDev -7.5%
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Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.39 out of 5 with 14,090 ratings
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