Sea Hag IPA | New England Brewing Co.

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Sea Hag IPASea Hag IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
New England Brewing Co.
Connecticut, United States
newenglandbrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Also known as Sea Hag 10 Year Anniversary IPA

Added by BeerAdvocate on 02-24-2006

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,685
Reviews:
469
Avg:
3.83
pDev:
10.97%
 
 
Wants:
73
Gots:
373
For Trade:
6
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Ah Sea Hag. I love you.

Poured from a can into a snifter. Giggle!

A. Hazy orange, a lovely light copper. Fairly standard appearance amongst top tier IPAs. White head pours into a fluffy foam, but fades fast into a faint cap(shoot, no more f's). Laces decently.

S. Center stage. You can detect just enough sweetness in there that you know its made of barley, but then it's overridden by all sorts of good hop aromas. Its good.

T. If you're still reading, you get the point. Its good. Flavor is exactly what the aroma fortells. A balanced yet exceedingly hoppy blessing on the palate. Pine, grass, dank.

F. Nailed it. Medium to medium/thick feel that coats the tongue and leaves the bitterness playing with your tastebuds, all the while light enough to quaff away.

O. This is your standard IPA. By standard I mean the thing you go to when you want delicious, and a metric to weigh all others by. This has fast become a favorite of mine. In case you can't tell.

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My favorite regular ipa. Gandhi bots little sister!

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IMO, an 87 does not accurately represent how good this brew is.

I was just in the New Haven area and spoke to an employee at a local retailer, and he explained that this beer continues to improve it's hop profile, so much so that he claimed it's quality is creeping up on the revered Gandhi-Bot.

Drinkable, balanced, floral. Everything I'm looking for in an IPA.

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Sea Hag IPA from New England Brewing Co.
3.83 out of 5 based on 1,685 ratings.
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