Rye You Lil Punk | Rock Bridge Brewing Co.

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88
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55 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Rock Bridge Brewing Co.
Missouri, United States
rockbridgebrewery.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by zeff80 on 03-23-2014

BEER STATS
Ratings:
55
Reviews:
7
Avg:
4.1
pDev:
9.76%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
13
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Ratings: 55 |  Reviews: 7
Reviews by MMeyers87:
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4.02/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

More User Reviews:
Photo of --Dom--
4.5/5  rDev +9.8%

First off... ABV is 7.0. Second..... anyone who rated this beer lower than 4.0... and I'm really serious when I say this.. You probably shouldn't be rating beers. I'm not saying you're a bad person, you just don't know what you're talking about. I will speak candidly when I say, this is without a doubt the best IPA brewed in Missouri. This is the second best single IPA I've ever had. This beer is nearly identical to Jai Alai, which I consider number 1. It has everything you could possibly want in an IPA. It's floral, it's strong but not syrupy, it's got a ton of citrus flavor. There really isn't even anything I would say I'd change about it. Great freaking job on this one Rock Bridge, I am a believer. This beer deserves a whole lot more attention than it's getting.

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Photo of Franziskaner
3.88/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Amber with a slight leaning to orange in color. There's a moderate amount of murkiness. There's a half inch of off white head and plenty of Brussels lacing. The aroma is loaded with tropical hops with a tangerine note. I also get the spicy rye note. The flavor is more balanced between the tropical hops and the rye. The mouth is moderately carbonated and a touch chalky.

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4.24/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of hooliganlife
3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of atlbravsrno1
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Photo of dvmin98
4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

Photo of emerge077
4.02/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bright orange, drippy lacing down the glass.
Caramel malt, sandalwood, orange peel.
Bitter pine and resiny hop, dry bitter finish.
Smooth and easy drinking. Not bad.

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Photo of Branlott42
3.98/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of itracy63
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Photo of yesterdayfaraway
4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Faroveryonder
4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

Photo of castl052
4.24/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of Krisp09
4.67/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Nice fluffy off white 1-2 finger head. Color is orange to copper and fairly clear. Wonderful floral hop aroma. Taste floral up front with citrus and pine at the end along with nice spicy note from rye. This is an awesome IPA!

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Photo of Scarysun
4.5/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Canada_Dan
3.88/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Huqiuke
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Photo of Lisicjm
5/5  rDev +22%

Photo of thefluker
3/5  rDev -26.8%

Photo of deweese
3.5/5  rDev -14.6%

Photo of ehmdubya
3.5/5  rDev -14.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of IPA1978
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Photo of Greerzilla
4.63/5  rDev +12.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Lighter in color than I expect from a Rye IPA. Smells of pine, citrus and lightly floral. Really a delicious aroma. Pours with about an inch of head. The head disappates to a little more than half a centimeter and stays there. I definitely get the rye in the taste and it's balanced well by the hops. At 7% I consider it on the higher end of the normal IPA abv range but I don't get much booziness. Mouthfeel is excellent and very drinkable.

Overall, one of the more solid (and hoppier) IPAs that I've had out of Missouri, Rye or otherwise.

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Photo of Kahlerbock
3.95/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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Rye You Lil Punk from Rock Bridge Brewing Co.
4.1 out of 5 based on 55 ratings.
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