Flower Power India Pale Ale | Ithaca Beer Company

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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): 7.50%

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

BEER STATS
Ratings:
5,248
Reviews:
1,283
Avg:
4.17
pDev:
10.07%
 
 
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1,166
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Pours a clear, bright golden body with a great, sticky two-finger white head that leaves great lacing.

Aroma of citrus hops can be smelled while pouring the beer. Floral and sweet. Aromas of oranges and just the slightest bit of grapefruit.

Orangey citrus hops dominate with a slightly sweet malt backbone. Not a grapefruit bomb by any means. Just a hint of it in there for bitterness. Strong bitterness without being overpowering - thank you sweet malt and alcohol. Alcohol is well hidden.

Really drinkable and very tasty. Reminds me a good bit of Nugget Nectar in the way that it is hoppy and bitter while being balanced nightly with malt sweetness.

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

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A: Golden color. Large white fluffy head. Good retention with great lacing.

S: Hops. Citrus hops. Tropical hops. Some floral and grassy notes. Lemon
and other citrus. Juicy. Light malt aroma comes in towards the back end.

T/M: Tastes almost exactly like the aroma. Bitter. Plenty of citrus and tropical
hops and flavors. A little dry. Just enough malt sweetness to even the beer
out. The aftertaste has a citrusy finish. Medium bodied.

O: Outstanding. Close to world class. The hop taste is amazing and the
drinkability is dangerously good.

Cheers!!!

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Flower Power India Pale Ale from Ithaca Beer Company
4.17 out of 5 based on 5,248 ratings.
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