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:
13,789
Reviews:
2,481
Avg:
4.37
pDev:
9.84%
 
 
Wants:
1,482
Gots:
5,642
For Trade:
43
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4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.42/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

I bought a bottle of Sculpin IPA at Total Wine and More. Poured in to a pint glass.

Pours a rich gold color, clear with a small but thick white head.

Smell is a strong aroma of sweet citrus. Lemon blossoms and pine. A very good aroma indeed.

Taste is also quite good. A sweet malt favor up front, with a sweet and bitter grapefruit finish

Mouthfeel is medium bodied, slightly cloying but generally crisp and clean.

Overall a very good full flavored IPA. I would have this again and I'd love to try it on tap.

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4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

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5/5  rDev +14.4%

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4.75/5  rDev +8.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -19.9%

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4.4/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
4.37 out of 5 based on 13,789 ratings.
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