Single-Wide IPA | Boulevard Brewing Co.

Single-Wide IPASingle-Wide IPA
BA SCORE
3.75/5
1,952 Ratings
Single-Wide IPASingle-Wide IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Boulevard Brewing Co.
Missouri, United States
boulevard.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.70%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Boulevard Single-Wide I.P.A. is our take on a style that originated in 18th century Great Britain. This American version—inspired by our Smokestack Series Double-Wide I.P.A.—boasts a heady combination of six varieties of hops, some of which were employed for dry-hopping.

57 IBU

Added by kcillini77 on 12-15-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#20,918
Reviews:
538
Ratings:
1,952
pDev:
10.93%
Bros Score:
3.7
 
 
Wants:
24
Gots:
334
Trade:
0
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Photo of dbarny76
3.98/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of captaincoffee
3.8/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pours clear honey, looks filtered, with a medium head that dissipates relatively fast and leaves just spotty lace. Nose is quite mild with just a little orange and bread notes coming through. Bit disappointing so far. Taste is certainly bigger. Distinct canned mandarin orange along with a rather solid malt backbone that gives it very good balance. Bitterness is just the right amount to carry a long finish without leaving an astringent flavor. Overall, a mixed bag with a poor nose and great flavor.

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Photo of TylerJ
3.85/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of HawkGX
3.52/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of dripa8
3.79/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Shanex
3.93/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I purchased this one on the shelves here in northern France.

Poured into a neutral Teku,

Color is amber/orange with a thick head with great retention and leaving some laces.

Nice aroma with notes of lychees, fresh oranges, grapefruit, biscuit and caramel malt and mild pine.

Citrusy flavor with notes of grapefruit, spices, mandarin, slight toasted malts, 3C hops, tea leaves, orange peel, lemongrass and lime.
Dry and bitter aftertaste.

Light body with appropriate carbonation.

Pretty decent American IPA, although it is not that fresh still conserved well its characteristics.

Overall this was pretty good but there are dozen better American IPAS to hunt these day's.

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Photo of BrentMcQuirk
3.87/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Wamba
3.75/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Lone_Freighter
3.75/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Reviewed from notes. The appearance was somewhat hazy yet also slightly clear copper/orange body with a one finger white foamy that once it starts to die a super nice foamy lacing appears to grace the sides of the glass. The smell had subdued hops through some piney tones, slight maltiness comes out as the beer warms. The taste is sweet and smooth through the previously mentioned flavors, bittersweet aftertaste and finish. The palate is light, sessionable, carbonation is good for the style and for me. Overall, pretty nice DIPA that took me a couple of bottles to try to actually warm up to on my own.

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Photo of Lu26
3.21/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

A little cloudy amber beer. Not very foamy.
Fruity and hoppy smell.
Like most IPA, hoppy taste but still quite subtle.
A little astringency at the beginning and a bitter end mostly due to the hops.
Overall enjoyable beer.

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Photo of Jelitikasez
2.81/5  rDev -25.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

I am sure this is not a bad beer. It just tastes very bitter to me- like that old-style white grapefruit juice they used to sell in the little cans - only this is prettier and has fizz.
I like very rich porters and stouts, which are supposedly bitter. They do not taste bitter to me, but this does. Pairing it with various sweet or savory flavors did not help much. Was better out of a glass than the bottle.
I've rated it according to my taste for my future reference, not according to the quality of beer.

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Photo of Brandonvlansdown
3.89/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of archero
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of louislouis91
4.05/5  rDev +8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ladle69
3.94/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GreenEggsHam1
3.74/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Narthax
4.25/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ChuckTom
4.07/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Bought a single poured into a pint glass. Nice amber color but with very little head. Smells more like a pale ale than IPA. Tastes like a good pale ale and has very little after taste. Overall good, but more of a pale ale in both IBU and ABV.

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Photo of mrfrancis
3.79/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of khargro2
3.43/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of delgotit99
4/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of greedysoul
3.81/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DJ-Hophead
4/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

355 ml bottle, M and S, Bristol - Pours clear golden with a medium white foamy head. Medium carbonation. Nice lacing. Aroma - citrus to the fore - grapefruit, orange/mandarin. Taste - Same as aroma at the front, light malt feel leading to a crisp light bitter finish. Solid APA.

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Photo of duvel1979
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of cliff1066
3.84/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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Single-Wide IPA from Boulevard Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.75 out of 5 with 1,952 ratings
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