Heal The Bay IPA | Golden Road Brewing

BA SCORE
86
very good
22 Reviews
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
Heal The Bay IPAHeal The Bay IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Golden Road Brewing
California, United States
goldenroad.la

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.80%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by gregmoscetti on 05-09-2013

BEER STATS
Reviews:
22
Ratings:
259
Avg:
3.84
pDev:
10.68%
 
 
Wants:
10
Gots:
49
For Trade:
0
User Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Reviews: 22 | Ratings: 259
Reviews by SuperbikeShaun:
Photo of SuperbikeShaun
4/5  rDev +4.2%

More User Reviews:
Photo of SanFranJake
3.98/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of gregmoscetti
4.3/5  rDev +12%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pale straw yellow and a wallop of New Zealand hops is my short hand description. This beer has a gorgeous nose of citrus, bubblegum and love. It's a nose that a lot of these kiwi hopped beers have been chasing, but few have achieved. The taste is similar. If this beer had the back bone of Nelson, it would be a force to be reckoned with. Alas it doesn't, which is the only area it falls slightly behind.

That being said,I could crush cans of this in the California sunshine...and allegedly will get to come June.

Goldenroad's Drakesification has been a huuuge win for the home team

 589 characters

Photo of aquazr1
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Lofreqwave
4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

Photo of sourdog
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of Cynic-ale
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of JasonFromLA
4.75/5  rDev +23.7%

Photo of ste5venla
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of InfernoBoss
3.8/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ONovoMexicano
3/5  rDev -21.9%

Photo of JuanG117
3.84/5  rDev 0%

Photo of joeyjoey104
3.82/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of SoCalBeerIdiot
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of WoodBrew
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Trying the Golden Road Heal the Bay at Yards in Long Beach. It poured a clear yellow with white head that is leaving a spotty lace. The scent is floral with hints of pine and citrus. The taste is also floral with touches of mint and citrus peel. The Mouthfeel is lighter in body with good carbonation. Overall this is a decent beer and certainly worth a try.

 361 characters

Photo of fthegiants
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of EchoParker
5/5  rDev +30.2%

Photo of PretzelCity
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of hooliganlife
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of trubeernick
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of hoppyhour
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of scottgoblue314
4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

Photo of mc4z
4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

Photo of nobodywonder
3.84/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GRG1313
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Heal The Bay IPA from Golden Road Brewing
3.84 out of 5 based on 259 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

    Join us June 2-3, 2017 in Boston, Mass. for beer, cider, mead, kombucha and sake from over 70 small producers.

    Learn More
  • Subscribe to BeerAdvocate Magazine

    No fake news here. Get real beer content delivered to your doorstep every month.

    Subscribe