Fresh Squeezed IPA
Deschutes Brewery

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From:
Deschutes Brewery
 
Oregon, United States
Style:
IPA - American
Ranked #67
ABV:
6.4%
Score:
94
Ranked #2,128
Avg:
4.24 | pDev: 9.43%
Ratings:
5,624
Status:
Active
Rated:
Dec 30, 2021
Added:
Dec 31, 2009
Wants:
  450
Gots:
  2,298
SCORE
94
Outstanding
Fresh Squeezed IPAFresh Squeezed IPA
Notes: 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
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Ratings by ThisWangsChung:
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4.08/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4
by ThisWangsChung from Maryland

12 oz bottle into a teku.

Appearance: Pours a darker copper color. The head is two fingers high and eggshell in shade. Retention is moderately low, but plenty of lacing manages to stick to the glass. Despite the relative darkness, it's still an aesthetically pleasing brew. (4)

Smell: At first, I don't get much. But once it opens up, it's character really starts to pop. I really pick up a nice orange juice character to it, along with some berries, mango, and pineapple. Hell, I think I'm getting some nice ale esters, such as cherry or apricot. Even better, there are no nasty Mosaic off-notes (read: sweet onion). This nose rewards patience - it's not impressive at all initially, but opens up to become very impressive. (4)

Taste: I initially get a lot of orange character, both peel and flesh. What separates this from most IPAs is not only in its defined malt character, but a defined ester character. Notes of table sugar, cookie, and cherry really help this stand out among the IPA cavalcade. Even better, it conceals the less desirable Mosaic characteristics almost completely. The end result is an IPA that's downright deep. (4.25)

Mouthfeel: It has a lot of malt sweetness lingering throughout, along with a very long finish. While it doesn't feature elite drinkability, that's mainly due to how much is going on with this brew's flavor profile. Still, a decent crispness is featured, and the carbonation helps it go down somewhat easily. (3.75)

Overall: This is a lot more complex than the standard IPA - not even my disdain of Mosaic hops can detract from this. It's one of the few IPAs I want to genuinely savor instead of get down as quickly as possible. I'll definitely be on the lookout for this one again. (4)

4.08/5: Who says an IPA can't be complex?

Apr 26, 2015
More User Ratings:
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4.3/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4
by AvalexBrewing

Delicious and lots of hops. Pours with huge head (4 fingers) that leaves tons of lacing. Lots of hops aroma and flavor finishing into mango. Silky and almost creamy mouthfeel. Just a bit lacking on bitterness to throw off the balance. Very very good overall though.

Dec 30, 2021
Photo of ivanbrew
5/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5
by ivanbrew

I have tried this beer on tap at deschutes brewery in Portland it’s was what your would expect from a world class IPA amazing brown amber color with crisp floral flavors of multiple hops loved it! Cheers!

Dec 22, 2021
 
 
4.21 by Newtobeet345 from Georgia on Dec 06, 2021
 
3.61 by TMoney2591 from Illinois on Dec 05, 2021
 
4.85 by MikeE71 from Michigan on Dec 03, 2021
Photo of brewerburgundy
4.24/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
by brewerburgundy from Virginia

12oz can, tulip, canned 10/5/21.

Red skewed amber with a crackly, generous papyrus colored head and even some nice lace.

Juicy grape, mango, and peach rings. Vibrant, and again, very juicy.

The peach rings and gummy candy come out strong. There’s a malt backbone with an English character, which is something I haven’t tasted in a hot minute. The bitterness is smooth, medium, and finishes cleanly.

A medium-light body and creamy carbonation combine for a really put together beer.

I thought I’d had this before and that it wasn’t memorable, but now I’m not so sure. This is a really nice combination of new hops and throwback to English pale ales and early American craft.

Nov 30, 2021
 
4.3 by Roejogan from Canada (BC) on Nov 27, 2021
 
 
4.21 by TwilightBeerCareer from Illinois on Nov 25, 2021
 
4.34 by Meddwol from Michigan on Nov 13, 2021
 
4.02 by slimntubbs from Pennsylvania on Oct 31, 2021
 
4.75 by Brob245 from Missouri on Oct 24, 2021
 
4.25 by Patrick2012 from California on Oct 23, 2021
 
4.29 by LesDewitt4beer from Minnesota on Oct 17, 2021
 
3.23 by AndrewFord666 from Illinois on Oct 02, 2021
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3.91/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by Grubetube01 from Illinois

Bitter, resin leaning IPA resembling the classic, resilient taste of the style. Not overly hop forward. Based on the name, I expected a lot more citrus and was pleasantly surprised by the outcome.

A great choice for someone who is not a huge modern- IPA drinker.

Sep 22, 2021
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2.92/5  rDev -31.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3
by B1blazin

Honestly it tastes nothing more than average. I give it a 6.1 out of 10 my way. I'd enjoy the fresh Haze better and feel this beer is overrated at a 95. That's forgiving.

Sep 18, 2021
 
3.73 by blackcloud from Alaska on Sep 16, 2021
Photo of HarlotBronte
3.67/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5
by HarlotBronte from District of Columbia

Bottled 7/1 and consumed on 9/11

L: Pours a crystal clear amber with a beautiful off white head.
S: Smell isn’t as hoppy as expected and a little disappointing.
T: Malt forward and slightly bitter. Citrus and pine.
F: Mouthfeel is resiny and sticky
O: I was really excited to try this and am surprised by the world class rating. It is good, but world class? For the price, it’s solid though.

Sep 12, 2021
Photo of duffnmoe
4.55/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5
by duffnmoe from Australia

Great resin on the lips.

Sep 10, 2021
Photo of ZebulonXZogg
4.07/5  rDev -4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
by ZebulonXZogg from Illinois

Pours a clear copper color with a nice eggshell colored head, nicely laced glass. Lightly hopped aroma, some malts and citrus. Medium bodied, nicely carbonated. This is a really nice IPA!

Sep 09, 2021
 
4.32 by joran from Kansas on Aug 29, 2021
 
3.85 by Chipwells from Georgia on Aug 15, 2021
Photo of TheBrewsClues
4.02/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by TheBrewsClues from California

A solid IPA brewed with Citra and Mosaic hops. It's not as citrusy as the name implies, but definitely full of flavorful, malty goodness with a smooth easy bitter to finish it off.

Aug 05, 2021
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3.49/5  rDev -17.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3
by MikeCatl

Wow…this IPA had such a great rating that it lead me to purchase 12 cans as soon as I saw it at my local store. I was so excited to crack one open, pour it in a tall glass, and let it blow my mind.
Was I in for a surprise when I got my first sip….this stuff is terrible. Maybe my expectation was, and still is, way too high. I even checked the expiration date on the can…it’s not even close close to the expiration date. I dumped out the first one, grabbed a fresh glass, and tried it again. Ughh, this is just nowhere near a “world-class” rating. Now I have to leave the other 10 cans at a friends house. Naw, I would dish this stuff on freind with taste for good IPA’s. I’ll have to find someone to give it to who likes swill.

Aug 04, 2021
 
4.75 by trickynicky from Maryland on Jul 31, 2021
 
4 by Brianito from Tennessee on Jul 25, 2021
 
4.87 by GRhoads from Ohio on Jul 16, 2021
 
4.2 by markallmon from Tennessee on Jul 10, 2021
 
4 by David19457 from New Jersey on Jul 05, 2021
Photo of MarioB
4.8/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5
by MarioB from Texas

This a well balanced IPA. The hops are in complete harmony, and the mango and orange flavors are combined with light caramel.

Jul 02, 2021
 
3.27 by Psquared93 from Illinois on Jun 24, 2021
 
4.25 by aasher from Indiana on Jun 20, 2021
Photo of Gman4405
4.5/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
by Gman4405

Really like this one

Jun 19, 2021
 
4.73 by AmatuerSurgeon from Missouri on Jun 13, 2021
 
 
4.09 by walt5 from Delaware on Jun 11, 2021
Photo of BrendanStoehr96
4.84/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75
by BrendanStoehr96 from Wisconsin

One of the best IPAs you can buy. Citrusy and resinous with a lovely malt backbone. Perfection.

Jun 04, 2021
Fresh Squeezed IPA from Deschutes Brewery
Beer rating: 94 out of 100 with 5624 ratings