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AleSmith IPA | AleSmith Brewing Company

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AleSmith IPAAleSmith IPA
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4.23/5
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4,243 Ratings
AleSmith IPAAleSmith IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
AleSmith Brewing Company
California, United States
alesmith.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.25%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-29-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#873
Reviews:
1,344
Ratings:
4,243
pDev:
8.75%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
521
Gots:
783
Trade:
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Ratings: 4,243 |  Reviews: 1,344
Photo of GreesyFizeek
4.26/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Bottle purchased at Nathaniel Square Corner Store.

Pours a slightly hazy dark orange, with a small half inch head that recedes quickly, leaving lace at the top of the glass.

The smell includes a ton of citrus, orange and grapefruits mainly, with a bit of honey malt aromas.

The taste is awesome. Lots of citrus, with a little bit of bitterness, and ends with a tiny bit of honey like sweetness. A little bit piney, decent but not overpowering bitterness.

Medium bodied, sticky resinous mouthfeel, starts dry, finishes a bit sweet. Very drinkable.

I've been passing over this one for a while now, for no particularly good reason. I'm glad I finally bit the bullet here and tried this- it was awesome.

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -11.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

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4.75/5  rDev +12.3%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4.27/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A: beautiful golden blonde with a slight brown hue. Respectable head and lacing.

S: I can't fault the beer for my weak nose but I only picked up some hop notes.

T: Good golly ms Molly the clear hop flavor on top of a breast malt back is so damn good.

M: perfect carbonation and not an oily alcohol sludge.

O: One of my fav west coast IPAs bc of its balance plus it's yummy hop profile.

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -23.2%

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3.75/5  rDev -11.3%

AleSmith IPA from AleSmith Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.23 out of 5 with 4,243 ratings
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