Bearded Iris Brewing

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Bearded Iris Brewing
Tennessee, United States
American Pale Ale
4.14 | pDev: 6.76%
Aug 31, 2017
Apr 16, 2017
Notes: East Coast Pale hopped at our DIPA rate w/ 100% Citra
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Rated: 3.84 by Thedusanmandic from Ohio

Aug 31, 2017
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Reviewed by Wasatch from Colorado

4.62/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
Thanks goes out to Grizzarky for this brew.

16 oz. Can
Canned On: 07/10/17

Poured into a Squatters true pint glass a pretty nice cloudy pale yellow color, very nice carbonation, with a very nice thick/creamy two-finger white head, which also leaves some pretty nice creamy sticky lacing behind. The nose is hoppy, malty, with a pretty nice citrus complex (orange, tangerine, grapefruit, pineapple, mango), pretty nice diesel like. The taste is very nice, hoppy, malty, with a very nice citrus complex (orange, grapefruit, pineapple, tangerine, mango), really nice diesel like. Medium body, ABV hidden very well, with a nice little dry/bitter finish. Overall, a very tasty brew and another from BI. Thanks Grizz!
Aug 31, 2017
Rated: 4.5 by FLBeerGuy from Florida

Aug 27, 2017
Rated: 3.67 by Datdubj1988 from Iowa

Aug 21, 2017
Rated: 4.15 by Warren2621 from Indiana

Aug 15, 2017
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Reviewed by MutuelsMark from Kentucky

4.57/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5
Anybody say 'light IPA?' Noisemaker fits that bill, imho. Has a New England style look and hoppy smell, as well as hoppy taste. Feels smoother and light, but hats not a bad thing. Great beer as expected from Bearded Iris.
Aug 15, 2017
Rated: 4.31 by axf4129 from Indiana

Aug 11, 2017
Rated: 3.79 by Gerasimos from Tennessee

Aug 08, 2017
Rated: 4.14 by Prost76 from New Hampshire

Aug 05, 2017
Rated: 4.25 by JDizzle from Indiana

Aug 02, 2017
Rated: 4.09 by ScottP from New Hampshire

Jul 30, 2017
Rated: 3.75 by atlbravsrno1 from New Hampshire

Jul 16, 2017
Rated: 4.13 by vitamin_g from Tennessee

Jun 09, 2017
Rated: 3.77 by dfhhead25 from Pennsylvania

Jun 08, 2017
Rated: 4.6 by malfunxion from New York

Jun 06, 2017
Rated: 4.04 by Beerbom from California

Jun 02, 2017
Rated: 3.9 by AmeriCanadian from Tennessee

May 30, 2017
Rated: 4.16 by TheIPAHunter from California

May 24, 2017
Rated: 4.09 by OtisCampbell007 from Tennessee

May 19, 2017
Rated: 4.08 by Daver32nh from Massachusetts

May 18, 2017
Rated: 4.34 by rangerred from Tennessee

May 13, 2017
Rated: 4 by ilikebeer03 from Texas

May 10, 2017
Rated: 4.5 by elkinbrown from Tennessee

May 09, 2017
Rated: 3.67 by RickyBfromCT from Connecticut

May 06, 2017
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Reviewed by BEERchitect from Kentucky

4.23/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
Looking to make some noise among the crowded American pale ale genre, the brewers at Bearded Iris backload their rendition with a blend of Citra, Citra, and more Citra hops. This is one sexy east coast pale ale.

Noisemaker opens with a muddy yellow pour and a burst of juicy citrus and tropical aromas. Grass and pine round out the nose while its taste is delicate with honey, pastry and a notion of bready vegemite.

As the sweetness drifts, the hops take hold in a very IPA kind of way. Remnants of fresh kilned grain remain to support the hops, but those hop impressions bring a tangy flavor of slightly less than ripe character of orange, lemon, pineapple and passionfruit. The tartness of gooseberry blend into a strikingly bitter finish of freshly muddled herbs, botanicals, mild spruce and the piquant vegetation of fresh grass clippings.

Medium in body, the beer's malt restraint and the resinous nature of hops create a drying sensation that suggests a lighter, more refreshing and more drinkable pale ale that what might be actual. Aside from its hop derived astringency in finish, this pale ale competes with the best.
May 02, 2017
Rated: 4.43 by Grizzarky from Tennessee

May 01, 2017
Rated: 3.99 by AlexFields from Tennessee

Apr 29, 2017
Rated: 4.32 by mecmd from Tennessee

Apr 28, 2017
Rated: 4 by Zazzi82 from Tennessee

Apr 24, 2017
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Reviewed by Buck89 from Tennessee

3.74/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75
On tap at the source. Looks as expected: a murky golden yellow color reminiscent of a Screwdriver. Faint white head. Beautiful and pungent citrus aromas, with a little tropical fruit. The taste was grassy and vegetal to me, with big citrus flavors but also some tartness. A nice soft mouthfeel. I wonder how this one will evolve in the next few weeks.
Apr 22, 2017
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Reviewed by brunsojw from Tennessee

4.55/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
Citrus Galore!

This has been my favorite Pale Ale from these guys to date.

Lots of orange on the nose.

Orange, mango, lemon, and a lot of grapefruit on the pallet.

It is a bit dryer than expected.

I think this will make for a great summer beer.
Apr 18, 2017
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Rated by adrianholt from Tennessee

4.23/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
Great citra forward pale ale. Murky & cloudy as expected from Bearded Iris.
Apr 16, 2017
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