West Coast IPA | Green Flash Brewing Co.

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West Coast IPAWest Coast IPA
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West Coast IPAWest Coast IPA

Brewed by:
Green Flash Brewing Co.
California, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.10%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
As craft beer pioneers, we embarked on an expedition to brew the benchmark West Coast IPA. We ventured into the unknown and struck gold, discovering a tantalizing menagerie of hops. Simcoe for tropical and grapefruit zest, Columbus for hop pungency, Centennial for pine notes, Citra for citrus zest and Cascade for floral aroma are layered throughout the brewing process. West Coast IPA® exemplifies the Green Flash spirit of adventure and discovery.

95 IBU

Prior to 2014 7.3% ABV
2014 and later 8.1% ABV

Added by xlperro on 03-26-2005

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12oz bottle poured into a Dogfish Head Pint. Received from THECPJ. Thanks Shane!

A - Pours a cloudy burnt orange with a large, chunky, white head. Retention is great, leaves tons of soapy lacing on the glass. Beautiful IPA!
S - Very strong hop presence of grapefruit, orange, and sticky pine resin. Very crisp and juicy.
T - Tons of pungent hops flavors : grapefruit, pine resin, oranges, and fresh-cut grass. Slightly sweet bready flavors balance out some of the bitterness.
M - Medium-full body with a slightly sticky, chewy texture. Carbonation is nice and crisp.
D - Despite the +7% ABV, I'm sucking this one down quickly, and wish I had some more laying around.

Really impressed by this beer, I wish it was available in Georgia.

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West Coast IPA from Green Flash Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.22 out of 5 with 7,939 ratings
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