French Broad IPA | French Broad Brewing Co.

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French Broad IPAFrench Broad IPA
BA SCORE
3.8/5
Very Good
159 Ratings
French Broad IPAFrench Broad IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
French Broad Brewing Co.
North Carolina, United States
frenchbroadbrewery.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by GJ40 on 08-27-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#19,200
Reviews:
37
Ratings:
159
pDev:
12.11%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
6
Gots:
11
Trade:
0
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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

French Broad IPA makes a loud hiss, when the cap is popped, and the appearance is of bright, brilliant, somewhat opaque, deep orange, bubble streams, and some splotchy, thin lacing left on the glass. The head is medium and off white. The aroma is of a sharp, very citrusy, juice. Maybe, like tangerine? Taste is of the same thing, and the beer evokes Lemon Head or Sweet-Tarts. Bitterness is present, but relatively low. Mouthfeel is medium, and French Broad IPA finishes mostly dry and odd. Overall, this is a strange one, but it does improve with the drinking.

RJT

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French Broad IPA from French Broad Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.8 out of 5 with 159 ratings