AleSmith IPA | AleSmith Brewing Company

AleSmith IPAAleSmith IPA
4,236 Ratings
AleSmith IPAAleSmith IPA

Brewed by:
AleSmith Brewing Company
California, United States

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.25%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-29-2002

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Ratings: 4,236 |  Reviews: 1,342
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3.5/5  rDev -17.3%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4.19/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Pours a golden amber with a decent lacy white head.
Aroma is distinctly grapefruit and pine with a hint of woodsy hops and slight malt.

Taste is smooth and crisp, very floral/citrus/resin hoppiness with the slightest whisper of a malt undertone that evens it out in the middle but lets the bitterness take over again for the finish.

Quite a bit of lacing in the glass.
A very nice IPA...not enough to convert me to an IPA fan though. (Pliny the Elder anyone??)

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3.75/5  rDev -11.3%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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3/5  rDev -29.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -11.3%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

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4.75/5  rDev +12.3%

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4.48/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Bright orange with a frothy white head. Top notch retention. There was a decent amount of remaining head even as I finished the glass. Heavy lacing.

Heavily aromatic. Mostly orange and pine. Pineapple and grapefruit.

Same flavors. Juicy citrus and resinous pine. Both are vibrant.

Fresh and clean mouthfeel. Moderately bitter.

It's such a fantastic IPA. Aromas and flavors are clean and pronounced, plus it's a real looker.

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -11.3%

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AleSmith IPA from AleSmith Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.23 out of 5 with 4,236 ratings
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