Keene Idea | Alpine Beer Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Alpine Beer Company
California, United States
alpinebeerco.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.88%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly known as Toronado 25th.

Keene Idea is very different from Nelson. No rye, different grain bill, Citra and Rakau hops.

Added by HopHead84 on 08-11-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
447
Reviews:
63
Avg:
4.55
pDev:
8.57%
 
 
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570
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31
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0
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Tinted straw, fluffy white foam. Burst of balanced malt, bright citrus and citrus zest. Amazing DIPA - one of the best.

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Keene Idea from Alpine Beer Company
4.55 out of 5 based on 447 ratings.
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