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:
13,843
Reviews:
2,489
Avg:
4.37
pDev:
9.84%
 
 
Wants:
1,494
Gots:
5,693
For Trade:
43
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4/5  rDev -8.5%

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4.3/5  rDev -1.6%

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5/5  rDev +14.4%

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1/5  rDev -77.1%

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4.46/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

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4/5  rDev -8.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +3%

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4.5/5  rDev +3%

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1/5  rDev -77.1%

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4.44/5  rDev +1.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -19.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -25.6%

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4.8/5  rDev +9.8%

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4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.2/5  rDev -3.9%

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5/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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4.5/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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5/5  rDev +14.4%

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5/5  rDev +14.4%

One of the best IPA's available. Restraint and understanding of the palette make this one a special beer.

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4.56/5  rDev +4.3%

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4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

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5/5  rDev +14.4%

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4.32/5  rDev -1.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
4.37 out of 5 based on 13,843 ratings.
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