Big Eye IPA | Ballast Point Brewing Company

4,297 Ratings
Big Eye IPABig Eye IPA

Brewed by:
Ballast Point Brewing Company
California, United States

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 12-22-2000

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3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

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4.3/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A: Copper color with a white head.

S: Mango, citrus and tropical fruits in the nose. Smells tasty.

T: More mango, orange, tangerine? Definitely some tropical fruit there. Delicious.

M: Medium bodied, typical IPA carbonation.

O: A great IPA, though not nearly as good as Sculpin. I'd always take Sculpin over this.

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3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A - Amber/copper color with a finger and a half beige head. Lacing lasted all the way down the pint glass throughout.

S - Medium nose of hoppy-citrus, pine resin and a hint of malt

T - Hops and citrus tend to dominate with a definite bite of bitterness.

M - Medium body and carbonation. I was hoping for a creamer finish but it still was enjoyable.

O - While I enjoy Sculpin more, this is a very good beer and I will be enjoying it again.

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Big Eye IPA from Ballast Point Brewing Company
4.06 out of 5 based on 4,297 ratings.
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