Galaxy IPA | Other Half Brewing Co.

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Galaxy IPAGalaxy IPA
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4.21/5
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186 Ratings
Galaxy IPAGalaxy IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Other Half Brewing Co.
New York, United States
otherhalfbrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by jrnyc on 06-07-2014

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,780
Reviews:
34
Ratings:
186
pDev:
7.6%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
48
Gots:
40
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4.02/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.79/5  rDev -10%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of IrishColonial
4/5  rDev -5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of LeftHanded666
4.28/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of GoBeerGo
4.31/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BeerBeast
4.23/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of elvisdoc
4.35/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Dizzy242
4.25/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of NolaHopHead
4.23/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Hyptochrons
4.26/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

pours out a hazed orange color with white head that recedes quickly, no lacing. big pineapple, pulpy OJ, grapefruit, super earthy almost coffee like note, dankness, lemon grassy herbaceous and floral notes, mint, spicy peppery hops, pine needles, resinous. solid mouthfeel.

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Photo of xyz_entropy
4.09/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Feldpausch
4.35/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jleavitt08
4.35/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Masonz223
4.38/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Smell: Really green, basil, yogurt. Green fruit pineapple, peach, melon dew, orange. A little malt sweetness and a hint of juiciness.

Taste: Follows the nose for the most part, but it's more juicy on the plate. Upfront it's green, basil, green vegetables. In the mid plate you get some tropical creamy juiciness pineapple, peach, melon. A little bit of dry crackery malt. in the finish you get some citrus notes orange, and grapefruit rind mix with a little bit of grass to add a moderate bitterness. The grassiness lingers on the sides of your tongue.

Feel: Medium bodied. A good amount of creaminess. Smooth and easy drinking.

Overall: A really tasty beer. Might be a bit green at this point so If you have a few cans I might hold off on drinking them for a week or two. Or not it's really really good right now.

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4.5/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Greywulfken
4.33/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

8/3/17 canning from the 8/5/17 can release... Says "double dry hopped" on the bottom of the can next to the canning date, but that's not indicated anywhere on the label... Pale juice-looking beer, as usual for these guys - produced a coupla fingers of head but it slimmed super-quick and left no lace behind... Aromas of bright tropical and citrus fruits on the nose followed by more of the same on the sip... Grapefruit, pineapple, orange, and lime impressions came to mind... Light and smooth, modest carbonation, mild sweetness, gracefully bittered... Another fine brew from Other Half...

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Photo of jmg480
4.23/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Gkruszewski
4.29/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Moses_Malone
4.06/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jhavs
4.29/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Philcassella
4.25/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of 1levelabove247
4.32/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of HeyLady
4.37/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of tykechandler
2.5/5  rDev -40.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

from a growler. diacetyl everywhere. chug and forget. nice hop profile, but far too buttery.

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Photo of Hophead717
4.4/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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Galaxy IPA from Other Half Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.21 out of 5 with 186 ratings