Knuckle-Buster IPA | Public Works Ale

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Public Works Ale
Maryland, United States
publicworksale.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by ckollias on 05-11-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
55
Reviews:
5
Avg:
3.45
pDev:
11.59%
 
 
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4.06/5  rDev +17.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Enjoyed this 12oz bottle out of a Belgian tulip glass.

A: Pours a copper golden straw with a 2-finger white head that slowly dissipates leaving a nice trail and ending in a sold lace.

S: Strong hoppy aroma with a mild citrus and pine scent.

T: Bitter hops up front followed by a faint sweet malt.

M: Medium body and medium carbonation.

O: This was a well balanced IPA – good flavors and aromas.

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4/5  rDev +15.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

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3.66/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.62/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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3.61/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Finishing off a pint at Golden West in Baltimore's fun, funky Hampden neighborhood.

Pineapple! That's it. Been trying to figure out what the predominant flavor is and it finally hit me. Luckily, I love pineapple. Makes up for the fact that this is not a particularly hoppy or bitter brew, which is what I prefer ... and which the name certainly suggests. Just enough hops/bitterness to counteract the sweetness. Nothing special here, but definitely drinkable, especially if you like pineapple.

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3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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Knuckle-Buster IPA from Public Works Ale
3.45 out of 5 based on 55 ratings.
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