Grassroots Legitimacy IPA | Grassroots Brewing

Grassroots Legitimacy IPAGrassroots Legitimacy IPA
BA SCORE
97.8%
Liked This Beer
4.33 w/ 628 ratings
Grassroots Legitimacy IPAGrassroots Legitimacy IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Grassroots Brewing
Vermont, United States

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.70%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
India Pale Ale brewed with 2-row malted barley, oats, and citrusy hops from the Pacific Northwest. Dry hopped copiously with Simcoe. Its sessionable drinkability belies its true IPA nature.

Added by 321jeff on 05-28-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#534
Reviews:
80
Ratings:
628
Liked:
614
Avg:
4.33/5
pDev:
6.47%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
54
Gots:
64
Trade:
0
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Finally had it at HF on a day I was there. Growler purchased 4/9/16, consumed 4/13/16. Poured into Lawson's tulip glass.

L: Hazy pale gold with 2F head with good retention and lacing.
S: A lot of tropical fruit from the Citra hops, pine and citrus from the Simcoe. Very nice.
T: Definitely leads with grapefruit, lemon, citrus from the Simcoe. Some pineapple/mango in back with the barley/oat malt profile. Crisp and zesty, but not overly bitter.
F: Light to medium bodied, light to medium carbonation. Pretty sessionable despite moderate ABV. Well-constructed I always say it's that good well water in Greensboro Bend.
O: Definitely a solid bridge between a session pale ale and a world-class IPA. Would drink anytime. I'll add in a useless plea that this should be canned.

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Poured from a 750 ml growler from HF on 3/30/2016. First time drinking Legitimacy.

Hazy yellow, clear white head, tons of lacing.

NIce hop bitterness, but also quite juicy. Extremely drinkable. Nice, not overblown carbonation. Good aroma and mouthfeel. Personally, I think it blows Edward away.

Gave my 78 yr. old mother a sip and she enjoyed it too. There's a recommendation!!!!

Solid American IPA, refreshing, piney, hoppy and juicy, would be an excellent summer beer. Yet another fine offering from HF.

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Grassroots Legitimacy IPA from Grassroots Brewing
Beer rating: 97.8% out of 100 with 628 ratings
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