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Tenaya Creek Hop Ride IPA | Tenaya Creek Brewery

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Tenaya Creek Hop Ride IPATenaya Creek Hop Ride IPA
BA SCORE
3.67/5
Good
173 Ratings
Tenaya Creek Hop Ride IPATenaya Creek Hop Ride IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Tenaya Creek Brewery
Nevada, United States
tenayacreekbrewery.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our Hop Ride India Pale Ale is medium bodied and aggressively hopped using a technique called 'dry-hopping' which adds a nice delicate citrus aroma. Combine that with Magnum & Summit hops to kick up the bitterness, and Cascade hops for a floral boquet. You get a well balanced and very drinkable American IPA. We live in Las Vegas and enjoy the areas beyond the reach of the neon. Bootleg Canyon MTB Park is one of those places. Be Warned, the rattlers have just as much bite as this ale. If you want to ride there, its going to be a "hop ride."

Added by tbern007 on 11-22-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#31,849
Reviews:
58
Ratings:
173
pDev:
10.35%
Bros Score:
3.7
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
23
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 173 |  Reviews: 58
Photo of joedvegas
3.72/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Nice dark golden color with a good amount of haze. Very nice two-finger foamy head that lingers and laces nicely. Ample scents of tangerine, peach, grapefruit and apricot. Balanced taste with notes good-tasting flavors of violet and orange-peel on the front palate, with a pine finish. Medium feel, light coating of the palate. Overall a solid IPA, well balanced, nice floral, pine and fruit flavors.

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Photo of Sellen
3.99/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Cpmitchno1
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Kuges
3.64/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Korbynlehr
4.29/5  rDev +16.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours darker than a typical IPA. Nose is heavy on hops. Very carbonated. Has a quick finish that reminds me of lemon grass and white pepper. Good IPA.

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Photo of wethorseblanket
3.77/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured on tap a hazy light orangish yellow under a 1/2" thick white head which fades to the rim and leaves some spotty lace. Aroma is citrusy and pine forward. Flavors are citrus and malt. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Finish is bitter.

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Photo of dbl_delta
3.91/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Undated 650 ml bottle into pint glass. Pours a hazy amber with a thin off white head. Initial impression is emphatic citrus, grapefruit, pine, and tropical fruit, somewhat balanced by crystal malt. Mouthfeel is medium, as is carbonation. Alcohol is well hidden. Finish is a little on the sweet side, making this a less-than-refreshing IPA. Overall, it was enjoyable but not exceptional.

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Photo of mkh895
4.06/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of socon67
3.58/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of 6thstreetbrewpub
3.91/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jordanian2
4/5  rDev +9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Noelito76
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rfgetz
3.5/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of agreenman19
3.55/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of tpauer
3.65/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of S_McAteer_95
3.82/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of colts9016
3.86/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A very nice one finger head with really good retention. The head is bright white, leaving heavy lacing on the glass. The color of the beer is a medium yellow color with a light orangish hue. The beer is slightly cloudy, but some carbonation is visible.

Grapefruit, pine, floral, toasted malt, bread, and yeast.

A ripe grapefruit resin, and floral with bread biscuits, toasted malt.

The mouthful is creamy slightly carbonated and finish crisp

This is a good a good IPA. A very balanced beer with nice hop flavors.

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Photo of twelveinches
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GAMB1T
3.9/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ninaturner
3.58/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rjd722
3.65/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of WunderLlama
3.83/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Bomber poured into pilsener glass

Hazy Copper colored beer, frothy two finger off white foam cap, good lacings

Nice Aroma of citrus, floral

Pleasant hop taste over a malt base

Medium body, good carbonation

God beer

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Photo of IceAce
3.37/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of richj1970
3.67/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Fabiand
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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Tenaya Creek Hop Ride IPA from Tenaya Creek Brewery
Beer rating: 3.67 out of 5 with 173 ratings
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