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Sculpin IPA | Ballast Point Brewing Company

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Sculpin IPASculpin IPA
BA SCORE
4.39/5
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14,020 Ratings
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:
#247
Reviews:
2,502
Ratings:
14,020
pDev:
9.79%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1,506
Gots:
5,838
Trade:
42
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3.67/5  rDev -16.4%
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5/5  rDev +13.9%

incredible IPA, up there with Pliny the Elder, HT, and Julius

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Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.39 out of 5 with 14,020 ratings
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