Sculpin IPA | Ballast Point Brewing Company

Sculpin IPASculpin IPA
BA SCORE
4.39/5
13,913 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:
#244
Reviews:
2,493
Ratings:
13,913
pDev:
9.79%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1,499
Gots:
5,761
Trade:
43
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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Heard the hype & had to try. I was expecting a bit more in taste but was pleased overall. Definitely a laid back NW IPA that is very drinkable & enjoyable. I can easily see how the average consumer could get caught up in the hype but there are some better IPAs out there in my opinion.

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Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.39 out of 5 with 13,913 ratings
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