Florida Avenue IPA
Florida Avenue Brewing Co.

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Style:
IPA - American
Ranked #7,235
ABV:
6.3%
Score:
77
Ranked #49,369
Avg:
3.28 | pDev: 13.41%
Reviews:
29
Ratings:
139
From:
Florida Avenue Brewing Co.
 
Florida, United States
Avail:
Year-round
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Gots
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SCORE
77
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Florida Avenue IPAFlorida Avenue IPA
Notes: A classic American IPA, brewed with Cascade hops, with hints of grapefruit and other citrus characteristics.
Reviews: 29 | Ratings: 139 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
Reviews by macrosmatic:
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macrosmatic from Florida

3.28/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Reviewed from notes. Had at Snapper's on St. Pete Beach. Poured from 12 oz. bottle into a pilsner glass.

A: Hazy orange gold, with a thin white head and a few bubbles of carbonation.

S: Not a huge nose on this. Significant bready malt over citrus and a slight pine hop aroma.

T: Follows the nose, and overall not as hop-forward as should be expected from an IPA. Citrus, grapefruit rind, and mild pine over a smooth bready malt. Moderate bitterness in the hang.

M: Fairly light body, decent carbonation sensation, and only a mild alcohol presence.

O: I don't find anything particularly objectionable here, but it certainly does nothing to excite me or make me want to have another one. A very pedestrian attempt at an IPA - perhaps more suited to an APA, but even then I would expect a better hop bouquet.

Jun 23, 2013
More User Reviews:
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buzzy from Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +6.7%

Nov 11, 2014
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andy1701 from Florida

3.75/5  rDev +14.3%

Jul 19, 2014
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Bartos from Florida

2.75/5  rDev -16.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

May 06, 2015
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BESTIALEX from Oregon

2.5/5  rDev -23.8%

Dec 25, 2013
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CorvetteMike from Rhode Island

4/5  rDev +22%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From bottle to glass golden color with nice head.
a: Golden color, 2 finger width head
s: Light citrusy smell
t: Light citrusy flavor, with very smooth good taste
m: Medium body, with no aftertaste, or bitterness
o: Smooth, good taste

Glad I sampled this beer while on vacation in Florida.

Apr 26, 2013
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Brob245 from Missouri

3/5  rDev -8.5%

Aug 01, 2014
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MPSTARR from Florida

3/5  rDev -8.5%

May 26, 2014
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GreenEggsHam1 from Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Sep 21, 2014
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NJBeer265 from New Jersey

3/5  rDev -8.5%

May 22, 2014
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hypnotoad1 from Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Nov 02, 2015
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florisj135 from Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Nov 02, 2015
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eskimojoe from Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Sep 06, 2013
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ManWithNoName from South Carolina

3.44/5  rDev +4.9%

Dec 09, 2014
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ralerwen from Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Feb 10, 2014
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AD17 from New Jersey

3/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

May 24, 2018
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PA-Michigander from Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Jul 23, 2017
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CraigS119 from Florida

2.74/5  rDev -16.5%
look: 5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 3

Tastes very wheaty... Not in a good way. Doesnt wow me with complexity. Has a lingering bitterness that is never remedied. And an abv that isn't attempted to be masked. Def would avoid this beer unless only other options were light.

Oct 17, 2014
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doc_logic from Ohio

3.5/5  rDev +6.7%

Jul 28, 2014
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hmmmbeer10 from Florida

2/5  rDev -39%

Apr 06, 2014
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Notacraftdrinker from Florida

2.75/5  rDev -16.2%

Jun 10, 2014
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Basoos1 from Oklahoma

3.5/5  rDev +6.7%

Sep 13, 2014
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ffshore545 from Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +14.3%

Jul 26, 2014
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UniversitateaDeBere from Romania

3.65/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Jan 13, 2015
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Flyjetz from Louisiana

2.54/5  rDev -22.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Smells like swamp water, very easy IPA to drink, tastes alright but won't knock your socks off. Would only get again if there were no other solid options.

Sep 18, 2015
Florida Avenue IPA from Florida Avenue Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 77 out of 100 with 139 ratings