Norm's Raggedy Ass IPA | Griffin Claw Brewing Company

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Norm's Raggedy Ass IPANorm's Raggedy Ass IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Griffin Claw Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
griffinclawbrewingcompany.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.20%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by TheBrewo on 07-30-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
500
Reviews:
47
Avg:
3.76
pDev:
12.23%
 
 
Wants:
12
Gots:
142
For Trade:
2
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Ratings: 500 |  Reviews: 47
Photo of IckyT2012
3.46/5  rDev -8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Mikexw
3.85/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of pirmannt1
4.13/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of ovaltine
4.02/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bright golden pour, nearly clear, bone white head. Aromas ar piney, resiny hops and a bit of citrus.

Taste is spot-on West Coast-style IPA, very dry with a big piney hop bite, but enough citrus to soften the landing.

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Photo of nuggetlover
3.94/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Futbolmanby
3.44/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of dannycohen62
3.94/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of nwhittin
3.98/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of MWMelnyk
3.3/5  rDev -12.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Benjolovesbeer
2.3/5  rDev -38.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2.25

L: pale yellow, bubbly head, small carbonation

A: pine, sugar, citrus

F: carbonated, bitter, sweet, thin to medium

T: malt, honey, sweetness to start and pine, metallic, bitterness to finish. Also very flat and stale yet can indicates March fresh.

O: my 1st Griffin Claw, not sure how they won't World Beer Cup Gold Award in 2010 for best IPA, maybe 7 years ago they used different ingredients but this is nothing special and I'm an IPA guy and have to say this is horrible. Glad I bought just the one and definitely glad I never bought the Costco Variety pack of this.

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Photo of jeff1973
4/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of MrDis
3.66/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mtbdonn
3.75/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Timc32
3.74/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Stutz
4.23/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

A very easy drinking IPA. Good flavor and very light bitterness. Would be good on a hot summer day.

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Photo of Grupatre
3.96/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JLK7299
4/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of kwkdmk
3.63/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of IpeeA
3.8/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of lupercmda
3.52/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of szmnnl99
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Leoherrmann9
3.63/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of fern22
4/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Zekenyce
3.77/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Tatara
3.95/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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Norm's Raggedy Ass IPA from Griffin Claw Brewing Company
3.76 out of 5 based on 500 ratings.
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