Galaxy IPA | Big Muddy Brewing

BA SCORE
85
very good
149 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
Galaxy IPAGalaxy IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Big Muddy Brewing
Illinois, United States
bigmuddybrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Australian Galaxy & American Cascade Hops create an intense hop aroma and flavor balanced with a medium malt body yielding a very drinkable American-style India Pale Ale.

60 IBU

Added by mtlasley on 09-21-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
149
Reviews:
33
Avg:
3.78
pDev:
12.43%
 
 
Wants:
5
Gots:
26
For Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Ratings: 149 |  Reviews: 33
Photo of nontastic
1.25/5  rDev -66.9%

Photo of rlphilli
2/5  rDev -47.1%

Photo of RonfromJersey
2.34/5  rDev -38.1%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

A very hazy orange body with a bright light center. Four fingers of white bubbles rapidly dropped to one, then settled. Good dense lacing.

Citrus aroma with some pine and a whiff of cleanser. Not overly assertive.

Sweet beginning with a sloppy dose of malt that slides around the tongue instead of building a foundation. A quick fleeting note of citrus. Then it's all bitter. There is good bitter and bad bitter. This is not good bitter. And it lingers on and on.

Light-medium mouthfeel. Acceptable.

A one note IPA and that one note is not exactly the closing note of "A Day in the Life". An inexpensive bomber that wasn't worth the price. Not recommended.

 661 characters

Photo of Dougwillhike
2.5/5  rDev -33.9%

Photo of EgadBananas
3/5  rDev -20.6%

Photo of RickDeLucio
3/5  rDev -20.6%

Photo of JohnParadee
3/5  rDev -20.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of seanhug
3/5  rDev -20.6%

Photo of Beefytits4
3/5  rDev -20.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of JimmyCop
3/5  rDev -20.6%

Photo of bdn72
3/5  rDev -20.6%

Photo of Kahlstrom
3/5  rDev -20.6%

Photo of bkwhoppa66
3/5  rDev -20.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of peabody
3.15/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Bosoxfan20
3.23/5  rDev -14.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of virinow
3.25/5  rDev -14%

Photo of acurtis
3.25/5  rDev -14%

Photo of jburns301
3.25/5  rDev -14%

Photo of atlbravsrno1
3.25/5  rDev -14%

Photo of erialbill
3.25/5  rDev -14%

Photo of ArtZan
3.25/5  rDev -14%

Photo of cistercian12
3.25/5  rDev -14%

Photo of KillaB
3.25/5  rDev -14%

Photo of jklecko2
3.25/5  rDev -14%

Photo of LoveStout
3.25/5  rDev -14%

first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Galaxy IPA from Big Muddy Brewing
3.78 out of 5 based on 149 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

    Join us June 2-3, 2017 in Boston, Mass. for beer, cider, mead, kombucha and sake from over 70 small producers.

    Learn More
  • Subscribe to BeerAdvocate Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.

    Subscribe