Union Jack IPA | Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

Union Jack IPAUnion Jack IPA
BA SCORE
93.5%
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4.23 w/ 6,666 ratings
Union Jack IPAUnion Jack IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
California, United States
firestonewalker.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by beerguy101 on 10-09-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#839
Reviews:
1,363
Ratings:
6,666
Liked:
6,233
Avg:
4.23/5
pDev:
9.46%
Alströms:
4.5
 
 
Wants:
520
Gots:
1,722
Trade:
13
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Photo of festizio
4.48/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of PreacherGein
3.89/5  rDev -8%
look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of TargaFlorio
4.24/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of krh
4.16/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Easy to drink perfect example of the style. Not trying too hard at anything.

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Photo of Dada100
4.23/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of wmcgar01
4.11/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Sellen
4.26/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Shortbox81
4.11/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of sunsjammer
4.1/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Birthday beer! on tap at Dillon's BBQ on 8/28/17

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Photo of Bogdawg
3.86/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Tcsox
4/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Eric_T_07
4.36/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Claude-Irishman
4.71/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Pours a hazy burnt orange, nice lacing in Belgian beer glass, Smells of hops, citrus,fresh pine,esters. Taste is smooth,full bodied and crisp.(not too heavy) Nice quality malt backbone. Easy to crush several. Feels like an almost perfect IPA. Overall this is a beer I will keep an eye out for, and I highly recommend.

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Photo of entenduintransit
4.57/5  rDev +8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of pro45
4.3/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Can dated 07/18/17 enjoyed on Aug. 17th. Pours a light gold with small white head. Smell is Fruity, hoppy, piney. Getting stone fruit too. Taste is a burst of tropical fruit, hop oil, resin, juicy citrus, peach, apricot. Mouthfeel is very soft with medium carb, very refreshing. No hint of any alcohol but has a little bite going down. This one is one of the better IPA's out there if you can get it fresh. Tomorrow I'm grabbing the other two six packs I saw at my grocer if they're still there. Almost a perfectly balanced beer.

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Photo of Khaack
4.24/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of MeLoynes
4.21/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of DaveCash
3.91/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Philcassella
4/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of haines710
4.63/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Picked up a bottle at the supermarket. Poured into a pint glass. Beautiful dark gold with nice head. You can smell the citrus. Tasted is hoppy and a little fruit and slightly bitter. Loving it. Easy to drink and I will definitely get more.

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Photo of Milt
5/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

One of the best I've had. Sweet, citrus, great balance of bitter and smooth.

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Photo of DarkSideOfTheMoon
4.5/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12 oz can into a pint glass. Pours a clear golden amber with a 3 finger head. Nice lacing remains on the side. Quite inviting. Smell is a citrus and pineapple...very sweet - almost too much so! Taste is oh so nice - strong citrus hops follows all the way down the palette. Medium/heavy feel to it but very drinkable. This is a clear winner among IPA aficionados.

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Photo of Darwin68
4.5/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Muss42
4.18/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BigKevG
4.6/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

One of the better IPAs I have had in a while. Great for summertime drinking. I will be buying this again.

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Union Jack IPA from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 93.5% out of 100 with 6,666 ratings
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