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West Coast IPA | Green Flash Brewing Co.

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West Coast IPAWest Coast IPA
BA SCORE
4.22/5
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7,925 Ratings
West Coast IPAWest Coast IPA
BEER INFO

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

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

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#913
Reviews:
1,891
Ratings:
7,925
pDev:
10.43%
Bros Score:
4.5
 
 
Wants:
458
Gots:
2,009
Trade:
9
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look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Nice orange body with some reddish hues, and a great white head that sticks and clings to the glass all the way down.
Beautiful grassy, herbal, hoppy nose. Some citrus in there as well, grapefruity and lemony.
The taste follows wonderfully. Great smooth full body feel. The hop flavor is amazing, herbal, citrusy, grassy and crisp. The malt is there but any sweetness is overpowered by the great hop character.

A fantastic IPA, from a guy who loves IPAs.

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West Coast IPA from Green Flash Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.22 out of 5 with 7,925 ratings
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