Castaway Chocolate Orange IPA | Thomas Creek Brewery

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220 Ratings
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Castaway Chocolate Orange IPACastaway Chocolate Orange IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Thomas Creek Brewery
South Carolina, United States
thomascreekbeer.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by ChainGangGuy on 02-01-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
220
Reviews:
46
Avg:
3.61
pDev:
12.74%
 
 
Wants:
10
Gots:
24
For Trade:
1
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2/5  rDev -44.6%

Not a fan at all.

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2.25/5  rDev -37.7%

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2.25/5  rDev -37.7%

Photo of tjcapture
2.37/5  rDev -34.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

I really like other Thomas Creek brews and I'm not a regular IPA drinker, so keep that in mind. Unable to pick up any chocolate or orange taste, it was all hops, no balance.

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2.47/5  rDev -31.6%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Good in theory ... This thing poured all head. Taste was like a black ipa but also a bit sour. Did not detect significant chocolate or orange notes. Despite that the flavor was decent with some hoppiness and general citrus. May have had an older bottle.

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2.5/5  rDev -30.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -30.7%

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2.75/5  rDev -23.8%

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2.75/5  rDev -23.8%

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3/5  rDev -16.9%

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3/5  rDev -16.9%

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3/5  rDev -16.9%

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3/5  rDev -16.9%

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3/5  rDev -16.9%

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3/5  rDev -16.9%

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3/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3/5  rDev -16.9%

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Castaway Chocolate Orange IPA from Thomas Creek Brewery
3.61 out of 5 based on 220 ratings.
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