Fresh Squeezed IPA | Deschutes Brewery

Fresh Squeezed IPAFresh Squeezed IPA
BA SCORE
4.26/5
5,080 Ratings
Fresh Squeezed IPAFresh Squeezed IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Deschutes Brewery
Oregon, United States
deschutesbrewery.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
This mouthwateringly delicious IPA gets its flavor from a heavy helping of Citra and Mosaic hops. Don't worry, no fruit was harmed in the making of this beer.

60 IBU

Added by ccrida on 12-31-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#693
Reviews:
722
Ratings:
5,080
pDev:
9.15%
Bros Score:
4.34
 
 
Wants:
394
Gots:
2,079
Trade:
11
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Photo of sethcroisant
4.45/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of uhang
3.24/5  rDev -23.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Not a fan of too much citrus, unfortunately this one falls in that category for me.

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Photo of horshamguy
4.62/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

12 oz. bottle poured into a pint glass.

L---Amber/orange with a small, off-white head that stuck around for a little while and left nice lacing.

S---Heavy citrus aromas. Grapefruit and lemon and orange.

T---Follows the nose. Grapefruit, orange and lemon. Truth in advertising, it tastes fresh squeezed.

F---Quenching, wet & refreshing. Perhaps a little bit meatier than I expected.

O---Absolutely excellent IPA. I can see myself having several on a hot day.

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Photo of TylerJ
3.93/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of derekmbarton
4.36/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of adipilla8708
4.25/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Sabtos
3.58/5  rDev -16%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Shimmering orange with a thick head and a wowing permanent wall of lace.

Smell is fresh orange juice with grapefruit and corn. All from the hops? Wow again.

Taste is more bitter and piney with grass and orange rind.

Crisp with a light froth, yet very dry.

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Photo of JayQue
3.78/5  rDev -11.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

If I get my hands on a fresh one of these beers, I will edit my review. Looked at the bottle after a disappointing first sniff and swill to see that there was a best buy date of 06/17/17 and I drank it on 10/10/17!!!! A good looking beer!!! pours a bright clear orange/amber color with a big, long lasting off white head. Thick bands of lacing on the pint glass. The hops profile was pretty well faded in both the aroma and taste. Slightly sweet bready malt was the dominant presence. There was mild hops bitterness but certainly no grapefruit or resiny/oily fresh hops presence. Mouthfeel was rich enough, mildly crisp but nothing outstanding. I have had great Deschutes beers before, and I'm sure this one is impressive when fresh too!!!! Looking forward to trying a fresh one sometime.

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Photo of MGoeltz
4.57/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of DanEasley
4.67/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Antg8989
4.24/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pours a little dark for an IPA. Fair amount of lacing as well. Aroma is grapefruit. Taste is citrus/grapefruit and a nice bread-y malt. Feel is medium bodied, leaning towards the heavier side. Medium carbonation. Overall, a good IPA that is really about the grapefruit here.

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Photo of mparrish85
4.46/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of hman43
3.71/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Look: It pours light amber with an off white frothy head. Head retention is excellent. It is also fairly clear.

Smell: There is a strong aroma of grapefruit. There are also aromas of tropical fruit and low spice. In addition there is a low aroma of bread.

Taste: The flavors are more balance with grapefruit and tropical fruit as well as the bready malt. There is low spice in the background.

Feel: It has a moderate body that leans toward the full side and it is slightly slick. The bitterness is moderate lasting long into the finish.

Overall this beer has a good balance between the grapefruit, tropical elements and the bread.

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Photo of CanadianGinge
3.62/5  rDev -15%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JohnWesolowski
4.52/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

I wouldn't drink this a lot, but it is definitely a unique beer that should be tired. A great hot-weather choice.

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Photo of ILOVEHAM
3.07/5  rDev -27.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 3

Photo of joedvegas
4.4/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Nice hazy, amber look with a small off-white head, probably from the way I poured it from the bottle. Lots going on with the nose. Lemon, orange peel, and some old road. Very inviting. Taste was just as good. Malty on the front end, with a great citrusy, floral, spicy finish. Balance was remarkable. Really liked this beer.

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Photo of MMOSNN
4.3/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Look - slightly opaque orangish amber with a one-finger off-white head with decent retention and spotty lacing.
Smell - kinda subtle aromas in the form of citrus, pine, and some sweet caramel malts.
Taste - this is super balanced with the same notes blending perfectly. It finishes with a major hit of juicy citrus and dank resin, which both linger on in the aftertaste.
Feel - high carbonation, thicker body for the style, and smooth finish.

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Photo of Ayyshane
4.23/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Squeeze a lime wedge in it for an extra electric zip. It also mellows out the flavor if you consider this beer a little too robust. 8.7/10.0

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Photo of cwd
4.1/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Tjb14
4.15/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Good color, fresh crisp feel, especially Hennit is served very cold. Worth finding along your beer journey.

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Photo of Moon_Man33
4.71/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of khilt360
4.75/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of festizio
4.44/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of BackDeckBrewer
4.87/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

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