Fairweather IPA | Broken Tooth Brewing

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57 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Broken Tooth Brewing
Alaska, United States
brokentoothbrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.10%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
A hop lover and beer connoisseur's favorite, this ale is surprisingly drinkable and fully delights with its hoppy aromatics. Stick your nose in this one.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-04-2004

BEER STATS
Ratings:
57
Reviews:
17
Avg:
4.01
pDev:
8.98%
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
13
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 57 |  Reviews: 17
Photo of Nunya
3.65/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Lone_Freighter
3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

The appearance was a fairly nice looking hazy somewhat golden orange color with a slim dancing lacing around the glass. The smell was a nice grassy orange to light grapefruity conglomeration of sorts to lead to a nice dry piney - ness of sorts. The taste followed the nose very well. On the palate, this one sat about a light to medium on the body with a fairly decent sessionability about it. The carbonation was there and slightly sharp but not overbearing. Still, there was a nice bitter sharpness coming over my tongue as an expecting AIPA should be. Overall, pretty good AIPA that I would have again if I could.

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Photo of morrowd3
3.63/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of MatthewD4
3.77/5  rDev -6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of cherche
3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rspauldi
3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tempest
3.89/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Had a buddy bring me back a can. Pours amber with a slight haze. The aroma has more stone fruit while the flavor dives into citrus. It's tasty and pretty drinkable for an IPA.

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Photo of BltByKrmn
3.93/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of SweetwaterTuonker
4.28/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of kemoarps
3.78/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 3.75

Comes out an opaque golden honey colour. Thicky thicky thicky thick. Small off white head that settles in to a veneer of interlocking rings and isolated plots of bubs. Beautiful lace adorns the sides.

Nose is a bit of a let down. Grassy grainy sweetness and some sort of round juice to it. Underwhelming.

Flavour salvages some of the prior promise. Starts thick and a touch of caramel sweet which barely opens its eyes before being tumbled down upon by floral and bitter hops. Earthy pine and sweet floral and citrus hops with a grassy touch to mellow the back end. Finishes nice and bitter.

Thick body with flavours that wash across the tongue with appropriate carbonation that corroborates the evidence.
Overall a solid IPA. Thick and bitter and enjoyable. Thanks bottle shop IN the airport!!

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Photo of BenGap
3.35/5  rDev -16.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Dr_Fox
4/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of South2NW
4/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of unclekeith
3.74/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Alexdsmith19
4.06/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of DbbC
4/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ksolekjr
4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

Photo of Bigcox21
4.56/5  rDev +13.7%

Photo of GBfan75
4/5  rDev -0.2%

Photo of nicole309
3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

Photo of Seeker_11
4.25/5  rDev +6%

If you get a chance to visit anchorage check out this beer at Moses tooth. This IPA is incredibly smooth and full of taste.

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Photo of fergchri
4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

Photo of THoff94
3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pretty bitter. It's a solid IPA but nothing amazing.

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Photo of DucksFan16
4.25/5  rDev +6%

Photo of SasseyLynne
3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

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Fairweather IPA from Broken Tooth Brewing
4.01 out of 5 based on 57 ratings.
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