Weekday IPA | Rough Draft Brewing Company

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56 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Rough Draft Brewing Company
California, United States
roughdraftbrew.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our award winning session IPA. Light and refreshing without compromising bold hop flavors.

Added by JohnQBeer on 06-09-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
56
Reviews:
11
Avg:
3.87
pDev:
9.82%
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
14
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 56 |  Reviews: 11
Photo of Griphon
3.75/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Avatar113
3.72/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of janubio
2.79/5  rDev -27.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Pours a golden-orange colour, with a medium head that fades soon, leaving a crown and a good lace. Aroma of fresh hops, resines, citric notes. Medium body, fizzy carbonation. Taste of citrics, resines, herbs, caramel notes.

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Photo of JavierGC
4.2/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Hockey_Fan
3.99/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of Mebuzzard
3.91/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Colin32
3.53/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SithDarkLord11
4.83/5  rDev +24.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Photo of johlac66
3.83/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Medium gold with an off-white frothy head.
Citrus caramel with some pine on the nose. Herbal grapefruit on the palate.
Lightly bodied with a lingering dry bitterness.
A "session IPA" they call it. I'm down with that. Not bad.

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Photo of dmorgan310
3.82/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of redfox405
4.5/5  rDev +16.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of LXIXME
4.28/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of LuauLarry
4.06/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of zekeman17
3.5/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Nordbier
3.96/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of kjkinsey
4/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of tyjo26
3.85/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GatorCoop
3.2/5  rDev -17.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BucannonXC5
3.87/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Type: 22-oz. bottle
Glass: Manzanita pint glass
From: Costco in Mission Valley (San Diego), Calif.
Price: $3.79
Purchased: March 29, 2015
Consumed: March 31, 2015
Misc.: N/A

Poured a golden, pale, clear color with two fingers of off-white, frothy head. Lots of bubbles coming up from the bottom, reminding me of a snow globe. Below average wet spotty lacing on the sides of the glass. Average retention. (Sight - 3.8758)

Smelled sharp pine, grapefruit, Citra, Cascade, lime, floral, mango, tropical, caramel, light nectarine blossom and lemon zest. (Smell - 4.25)

Taste wasn’t nearly as good as the nose. Maltier as well. Got caramel, Cascade, Citra, floral, pine and earthy grapefruit rind. (Taste - 3.75)

Light body. Thin-to-oily texture. Lively-to-average carbonation. Abrupt finish. Crisp and refreshing. (Feel - 3.75)

This was OK for a session IPA and not a bad pickup for $3.79. Thank you Costco. (Overall - 3.75)

3.87 | 87 | B+

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Photo of Donkster46
4.16/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jooler
4.06/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Way too much foam. But aside from that, good hoppy taste. Extremely crisp and refreshing on a hot day but the only problem is that there is a lot of foamy burps coming out if me

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Photo of Jewefc2
3.9/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of anthony-martinez
3.48/5  rDev -10.1%

Photo of OCSA_1978
3.72/5  rDev -3.9%

Photo of BcOneSeven
4/5  rDev +3.4%

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Weekday IPA from Rough Draft Brewing Company
3.87 out of 5 based on 56 ratings.
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