Des Moines IPA | Confluence Brewing Company

BA SCORE
87
very good
133 Ratings
Des Moines IPADes Moines IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Confluence Brewing Company
Iowa, United States
confluencebrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.10%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Herky21 on 03-24-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
133
Reviews:
16
Avg:
3.94
pDev:
10.15%
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
42
For Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 133 |  Reviews: 16
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2.75/5  rDev -30.2%

Photo of cmoore32
3/5  rDev -23.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3/5  rDev -23.9%

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3/5  rDev -23.9%

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3/5  rDev -23.9%

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3.12/5  rDev -20.8%

Photo of paco1029384756
3.14/5  rDev -20.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Scent of sugar, pine, peach, mango, citrus and some dank hops. Taste of pine, some sugar, faint tropical fruit, light citrus, and a touch of kiwi. It may seem like a decent flavor profile, but it falls short of what the scent presents.

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Photo of DCdevyl78
3.25/5  rDev -17.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -17.5%

Photo of jmccraney
3.5/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of bigbadmatt
3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

Photo of MickeyTheHead
3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

I like this beer, mild for an IPA but well done.

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Photo of Masonz223
3.65/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Smell: there's not much of a nose on this beer light floral hops citrus peel a hint of malt sweetness

Taste: yeah just like the nose there's not a lot going on. Upfront it's malty the malt sweetness drags into the mid plate the beer finishes with some citrus peel and floral hop biterness.

Overall: medium body. Light creaminess. Really well carbonated. Easy drinking.

Overall: The beer is a little more malt forward then I like my IPA'S. It starts malty and finishes with some biterness with nothing going on in the middle. The best part of the beer is how easy drinking it is and makes the beer a nice option for a hot summer day. An average to good beer that would be something I would give someone who was trying to get into IPA'S

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3.69/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Solid every day ipa. Nothing that really stands out to me except how smooth it is. Might be just lacking a little something. Not sure what it is. But I would stick this beer if it was local. Nice sipper. Decent pine with some dried fruits in there. Silky smooth.

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3.7/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of elliott1184
3.71/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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3.73/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

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Des Moines IPA from Confluence Brewing Company
3.94 out of 5 based on 133 ratings.
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