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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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14,016 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:
#246
Reviews:
2,502
Ratings:
14,016
pDev:
9.79%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1,505
Gots:
5,836
Trade:
42
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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

The first time I had this I defintely didn't see the hype, but this has grown on me. The aroma shows pungent grapefruit and mild malt sweetness. The taste consists of pungent/dank grapefruit at first followed by sweeter tropical hops and semi dry finish. Definitely one of the best widely available ipas out there, but the six pack price will limit the amount of times I purchase this.

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Sculpin IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.39 out of 5 with 14,016 ratings
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