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:
13,859
Reviews:
2,491
Avg:
4.37
pDev:
9.84%
 
 
Wants:
1,497
Gots:
5,715
For Trade:
43
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4/5  rDev -8.5%

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5/5  rDev +14.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +3%

One of the best there is. I could drink this beer all day every day and never get sick of it. Its got some hints of grapefruit, other good piney notes, and is just down right drinkable! I love scuplin!

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3.75/5  rDev -14.2%

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5/5  rDev +14.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +3%

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4.36/5  rDev -0.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +3%

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5/5  rDev +14.4%

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4.75/5  rDev +8.7%

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4/5  rDev -8.5%

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5/5  rDev +14.4%

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4.64/5  rDev +6.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +3%

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4.5/5  rDev +3%

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3.5/5  rDev -19.9%

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4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

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5/5  rDev +14.4%

Photo of Professor_Yeesh
4.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Very prominent tropical fruit notes. The hops are present in the smell and at first taste. At 7% it is extremely easy to drink four of these without getting overwhelmed. I would say that this beer borders an APA and an IPA. Great tasting beer. Although fairly new to the hops game, I place this one in my top 5 beers to drink.

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4.56/5  rDev +4.3%

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4.52/5  rDev +3.4%

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4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of Mangbus
4.75/5  rDev +8.7%

About as good as an American IPA can get. Looked like, smelled like and tasted like an awesome IPA. Can't ask for much more.

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3.96/5  rDev -9.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +3%

Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
4.37 out of 5 based on 13,859 ratings.
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