Fall IPA | Faction Brewing

Log in or Sign up to start rating.
BA SCORE
-
no score
Awaiting 10 Reviews
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Faction Brewing
California, United States | website

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.80%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by largadeer on 11-10-2013

BEER STATS
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
30
Avg:
4.29
pDev:
36.6%
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
2
For Trade:
0
User Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 30
Photo of Plasmafunk
4.37/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

On tap at Whole Foods Blossom Hill in San Jose, CA.
Pours a golden/dark yellow with a thin head.
Smell is mild and reminiscent of orange peel and citrus.
The hops are evident on taste but very well balanced. This brew is light on its feet, which is a good thing.
Overall this is a terrific beer. Hop heads may find it wanting but I find the balance to be exquisite.

 365 characters

Photo of elNopalero
4.33/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

This pours a warm tan color.
As it opens I get a sharply defined orange peel aroma off the bat with some lightly caramel malt aroma.
It's lightly drying with a cinnamon hint? Along with some grassy catty onion notes, mellow and subdued under the citrus peel. Tasty.

 265 characters

Photo of UCLABrewN84
4.41/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

On tap at Whole Foods in Pasadena, CA.

Pours a clear golden-orange with a foamy beige head that settles to a partial film on top of the beer. Small dots of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, citrus zest, mango, papaya, and peach aromas. Taste is much the same with citrus zest, tropical fruit, and peach juice flavors on the finish. There is a medium amount of hop bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a good level of carbonation with a crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a very good beer with awesome citrus and tropical fruit hop characteristics all around.

Serving type: on tap.

 628 characters

Fall IPA from Faction Brewing
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • Return of the Belgian Beer Fest

    BeerAdvocate Brings its All-Belgian Fest to Portland, Maine on September 17, 2016. Tickets are on sale now.

    Learn More
  • Get the Mag

    Become a BeerAdvocate magazine print subscriber today.

    Subscribe