Flower Power India Pale Ale | Ithaca Beer Company

Flower Power India Pale AleFlower Power India Pale Ale
BA SCORE
4.23/5
5,305 Ratings
Flower Power India Pale AleFlower Power India Pale Ale
BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.20%

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

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#852
Reviews:
1,295
Ratings:
5,305
pDev:
9.93%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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490
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look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Huge thanks to HeadyHops81 for this one!

12 oz bottle poured into a snifter at cellar temperature.

L – Pale amber color with a 2-finger, foamy, bubbly, cream-colored head. Really nice retention and some patches of lacing. Crystal clear with lots of bubbles.

S – A nice hop bouquet with orange, grapefruit, apricot, mango, and pine aromas. There’s a solid backbone of bready, caramel malt and almost a hint of mint here, too. Smells really nice.

T – It starts off with a combination of sweet caramel and bready malt and bittersweet fruity hops with orange, mango, and apricot flavors. As the taste progresses, the bitterness builds a bit more and more grapefruit and pine notes creep in. This is so tasty.

F – Light-to-medium-bodied with great carbonation, a sticky and slightly chewy mouthfeel, and a bittersweet and dry finish. Grapefruit hoppiness lingers for the longest.

O – This is a great IPA. It’s lighter in mouthfeel than most but that adds to the awesome drinkability. It smells and tastes great as well, with a slightly different hop profile than a lot of grapefruit and tropical fruit-blasted IPAs these days. I would definitely try to get my hands on this one if you haven’t had it. Thanks, Frank!

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Flower Power India Pale Ale from Ithaca Beer Company
Beer rating: 4.23 out of 5 with 5,305 ratings
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