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:
13,783
Reviews:
2,480
Avg:
4.37
pDev:
9.84%
 
 
Wants:
1,482
Gots:
5,632
For Trade:
43
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Ratings: 13,783 |  Reviews: 2,480
Photo of Ainman11
4.55/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

There were great aromas coming from this brew. The tastes was of a familiar IPA I very much enjoy. This was a sure do again.

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Photo of sarahvoss
5/5  rDev +14.4%

Photo of MarkyMOD
4.37/5  rDev 0%

Photo of FlyTheBlueSky
4.5/5  rDev +3%

Photo of Jcass0381
4.5/5  rDev +3%

Hoppy bite but light enough to have a few.

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Photo of wsr602
4.49/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of RichKent
4.5/5  rDev +3%

Photo of treznor
4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of Aguevara86
5/5  rDev +14.4%

Photo of UBrew1984
5/5  rDev +14.4%

Photo of mokeefe11
4.75/5  rDev +8.7%

I had two hearted first but find them very comparable. I'l give the crown to two hearted since it's $3 cheaper.

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Photo of yamcarts
4.15/5  rDev -5%

Photo of BigAl18
3.4/5  rDev -22.2%

Photo of Jhuntpt
3.96/5  rDev -9.4%

Photo of hophead_87
4.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Fresh sculpin is hard to beat.

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Photo of clausr
5/5  rDev +14.4%

Photo of cubs08ws
4.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Smell the HOPPS right away. The lemon is first to come out with the hopps. Take another sipp and enjoy peach & mango! INCREDIBLE!

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Photo of a_codfish
4.5/5  rDev +3%

Photo of fossage78
4/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of abelapophis
4.5/5  rDev +3%

Photo of seedyone
4.75/5  rDev +8.7%

11/04/13 From bottle at home. Very mellow for a renowned IPA. By the power of suggestion (reading the company blurb) I detect hints of mango, peach & faint citrus which all add up to a well thought out blend. Deserves the rep.

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4/5  rDev -8.5%

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4.6/5  rDev +5.3%

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4/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of Savearth
3.5/5  rDev -19.9%

Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
4.37 out of 5 based on 13,783 ratings.
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