Knuckle-Buster IPA | Public Works Ale

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by ckollias on 05-11-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,151
Reviews:
5
Ratings:
57
pDev:
11.38%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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3.53/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.62/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.61/5  rDev +8.1%
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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3.49/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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3.5/5  rDev +4.8%
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3.62/5  rDev +8.4%
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3.75/5  rDev +12.3%
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3.35/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Transparent, pale amber body with a thick, fluffy cream-colored head. Aroma brings out some citrusy and piney hops with a dash of toasted malts. Flavor is much of the same, toasted malts and a dash of hops come through. Pretty balanced. Medium bodied, medium carbonation, slightly creamy. Way better than the pale ale, a pretty decent IPA.

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Knuckle-Buster IPA from Public Works Ale
Beer rating: 3.34 out of 5 with 57 ratings