Undercurrent IPA
Bent River Brewing Company

Undercurrent IPAUndercurrent IPA
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Style:
IPA - American
Ranked #5,838
ABV:
6.8%
Score:
84
Ranked #35,693
Avg:
3.68 | pDev: 8.42%
Reviews:
7
Ratings:
38
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Bent River Brewing Company
 
Illinois, United States
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Rotating/Seasonal
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SCORE
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zeff80 from Missouri

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

On tap. Poured a clear, golden orange color with a small, off-white head of foam. It smelled of citrus, pine and toasted caramel. Sweet caramel with citrus and a piney bitterness.

Jun 30, 2019
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BlackBeerPirate from Illinois

3.41/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Taste: Complex, bread, malt backbone, balanced by multi hops. Big floral hop and malt grain nose. Dark copper, mostly opaque, with white head and not much head. Full body. 68 IBUs

Aug 21, 2017
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WoodBrew from Ohio

3.73/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I bought a bottle of this off the single shelf at Binnys. It poured a hazy copper with white head that is leaving a nice lace. The scent was very good with citrus peel and pine presence. The taste is off....i call it the "Shorts" chalky twang.....sweet malt at front with a bitter finish. The Mouthfeel is medium in body with good carbonation. Overall it's ok....they need to figure out the chalky problem....

Dec 21, 2016
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Tone from Missouri

3.56/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours a clear, copper color. 5/4 inch head of an off-white color. Great retention and great lacing. Smells of sweet malt, yeast, slight spice, hint of earthy malt, slight alcohol, and slight citrus hops. Fits the style of an American IPA. Mouth feel is smooth and crisp, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of strong sweet malt, slight piney hops, slight citrus hops, alcohol, and a hint of caramel malt. Overall, great appearance, but the aroma and body while strongly malt have an unusual hop presence; weak, not well discerned, and spicy.

Sep 08, 2015
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DaneBramage from Illinois

4.03/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

L: amber-orange
S: pine and citrus
T: pine and citrus, but sweet with a slightly bitter aftertaste
F: smooth with a kick at the end
O: a solid IPA, a bit different in how the sweet and bitter balance out, and another good beer from Bent River

Aug 23, 2015
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ONUMello from Ohio

3.94/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz bottle poured into a pint glass
A: Hazy orange with a 1+ finger head that lingers
S: A touch muted. Grain, tropical fruit and citrus
T: Full of malt with some citrus, tropical fruit and a bit of baking spice on the finish
M: Medium-bodied, just slightly sweet
O: I like the tropical fruit and spice notes which make for a unique touch, otherwise a fairly straight-forward IPA

Aug 05, 2015
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BigDaddyWarbuxx from Iowa

3.96/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I could tell from the dark amber hue and intense aroma that I was in for a big IPA. It's bitterness hits hardest in its pine notes, and it has an odd sweetness to it at the end. A different but enjoyable IPA.

Jun 27, 2015
Undercurrent IPA from Bent River Brewing Company
Beer rating: 84 out of 100 with 38 ratings