Flower Power India Pale Ale | Ithaca Beer Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Ithaca Beer Company
New York, United States
ithacabeer.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Enjoy the clover honey hue and tropical nose. Simultaneously punchy and soothing with a big body and a finish that boasts pineapple and grapefruit. Flower Power is hopped and dry-hopped five different times throughout the brewing and fermentation process.

Added by Todd on 09-17-2002

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Avg:
4.17
pDev:
10.07%
 
 
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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Poured 12 oz bottle best by May into New Belgium globe

A-Poured a nice hazy golden with 1 finger off white head. Good lacing.

S-Aroma is enormously peachy, with tons of tropical fruit, some citrus and a touch of caramel and malt.

T-Taste follows a similar suit, with not a huge bitterness but tons of hop flavour - again really fruity and juicy.

M-Mouthfeel is smooth and not too dry. Great carbonation!

O-very decent IPA had to go to DC to get it. Can't wait until it hits Md

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a golden orange with a medium white head, good lacing. Aroma and Taste is a rich floral citrus and pine hops aroma, fruity some mild orange peel essence balanced with some good caramel malt flavor on the end. Palate is a medium body with good carbonation and a smooth mouth feel. This brew is very tasty and well balanced with some lingering hops and caramel malt on the end. A very good brew.

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Flower Power India Pale Ale from Ithaca Beer Company
4.17 out of 5 based on 5,284 ratings.
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