Size 7 | Steel Toe Brewing

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Steel Toe Brewing
Minnesota, United States
steeltoebrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by jera1350 on 09-03-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
632
Reviews:
130
Avg:
4.08
pDev:
9.31%
 
 
Wants:
67
Gots:
99
For Trade:
5
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Ratings: 632 |  Reviews: 130
Photo of thorkelson
4.52/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I can't believe I've yet to rate this one. A staple of Minneapolis brews for a while now. Had on tap many times in many places. Pours a wonderful inviting deep orange with a solid white head. Smells wonderful. A bit light on the MF and a wonderful finish. Second favorite only to sticker fight

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Photo of robgage
3.27/5  rDev -19.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of sjccmd
4.43/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Bright citrus and pine. Some herbal hops as well. Bready malts and some honey-like sweetness. Biscuits and toast. Pineapple and peaches. Hop forward for sure.

Pours clear copper with a decent off-white head with good lacing and retention.

Bright fruity hops with honey and fresh baked bread. Pine, grapefruit, and orange. Bitterness is quite high but clean and not astringent. Suggestion of sweetness of front but finishes dry and bitter.

Medium-light body and medium carbonation. Mouthfilling and resiny. Clean, dry, and bitter.

More bitter than many other newer IPAs in the market, but still drinkable. Rich layered flavor with a dry finish.

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Photo of Rocketmn
4.21/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of frasergrove
3.71/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Josholson666
4.14/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Rifugium
2.12/5  rDev -48%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

Photo of fthegiants
4.19/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BeerSnobRobinson
4.5/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Cfred371
3.84/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Look: Pours a nice Orange color with a nice off white head

Smell: This smells great. Maybe a bit of fruit but a lot of earthiness.

Taste: the taste is pretty strong bitterness. Pine, grapefruit, a little malt, and a finish that is a bit dank.

Feel: The beer is average for mouthfeel, and has a dry dry aftertaste.

Overall: a solid IPA with some bitterness, but not my top IPA of the area.

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Photo of OmahaKF
3.8/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Smell is of caramel malt, heavy pine, and citrus (more lemon than anything else). Taste is dank, with overtones of grapefruit, other citrus, and a slightly bitter finish. A nice representation of a west coast IPA with more malt and hop balance.

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Photo of Zekenyce
4.13/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of PA-Michigander
4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Lucular
4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Bravak
4.02/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Outstanding in every way. Clean, aromatic, balanced yet highlighting hop flavor and bitterness, just a well made and cared for brew.

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Photo of ceanderson
3.67/5  rDev -10%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of IPAcub
4.26/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Very good beer not to over powering but refreshing.

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Photo of GStone899
4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Good IPA and got it for $6.99

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Photo of ParnellJoseph1138
4.17/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Blazer22
3.77/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tkrane
3.77/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Howlader
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of iRun2Beer
4.06/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of M_chav
2.58/5  rDev -36.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

Photo of Skellbop
4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Size 7 from Steel Toe Brewing
4.08 out of 5 based on 632 ratings.
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