HopLiner IPA | Island Brewing Company

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3.72/5
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Island Brewing Company
California, United States
islandbrewingcompany.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by UCLABrewN84 on 08-17-2015

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4
pDev:
3.76%
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Ratings: 4 |  Reviews: 2
Photo of BlueSpader
3.88/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Phil-Fresh
3.84/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Bottle.

A: Moderately hoppy with tropical fruit, with slight citrus and pine, coupled with moderately light malt sweetness.

A: Light orange-yellow color, totally clear with a moderate uniform head.

T: Hoppy upfront with tropical fruit, slight citrus and pine. The beer is moderately bitter with a dry finish.

M: Medium-light bodied with moderate carbonation.

O: Solid; Easy enough to drink - the beer has a solid tropical fruit character, though finishes a little too bitter.

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Photo of Honeybourne
3.64/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of UCLABrewN84
3.53/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

On tap at the Surf 'N' Suds Beer Festival held at Carpenteria State Beach in Carpenteria, CA.

Pours a hazy golden-orange with a foamy bone head that settles to a partial film on top of the beer. Small dots of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, citrus zest, dirt, and earthy hop aromas. Taste is much the same with malt, citrus zest, dirt, and earth flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of hop bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good beer that has a lot of dirt and earth qualities along with the citrus hops I am getting.

Serving type: on tap.

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HopLiner IPA from Island Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.72 out of 5 with 4 ratings