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Big Eye IPA | Ballast Point Brewing Company

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Big Eye IPABig Eye IPA
BA SCORE
4.05/5
Exceptional
4,325 Ratings
Big Eye IPABig Eye 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:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 12-22-2000

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#2,707
Reviews:
1,119
Ratings:
4,325
pDev:
9.63%
Bros Score:
4.3
 
 
Wants:
228
Gots:
1,147
Trade:
4
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3.83/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Golden light-orange color. Sudsy topper. Looks good. Could do without the frosted glass.

Pine, citrusy orange, apricot, and spicy floral notes. Lotta hoppy in the nose. Pale semi-sweet malty balance going on stung by a piquant alcohol odor.

Major pine, citrus, and spicy woodiness. A lot of bitterness, upfront, with a big malt punchiness. Excellently hoppy. A little bruising.

Mouthfeel is delightfully engaging. Carbonated well. Nice spiciness. Body has some crush to it. Points knocked for heavy heat.

Solid IPA. Not a typically West Coast, West Coast IPA.

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Big Eye IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.05 out of 5 with 4,325 ratings
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