Brew Free Or Die IPA | 21st Amendment Brewery

BA SCORE
86
very good
3,240 Ratings
Brew Free Or Die IPABrew Free Or Die IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
21st Amendment Brewery
California, United States
21st-amendment.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
BREW FREE! OR DIE IPA is brewed with some serious west coast attitude. This aromatic golden IPA starts with three different hops to the nose, quickly balanced by a solid malt backbone supporting the firm bitterness. Our top selling beer at the pub, this IPA starts big and finishes clean leaving you wanting more.

Added by oggg on 11-17-2004

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,240
Reviews:
923
Avg:
3.82
pDev:
11.26%
 
 
Wants:
135
Gots:
757
For Trade:
2
User Ratings & Reviews
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Photo of hogrider
3.84/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of kitekid
3.27/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

-beautiful amber/orange with a thick creamy head
-malty, pine taste with a pronounced grapefruit bite
-the more I drink this beer the better I like it, not going to be a regular but since it's a "local" brew we'll visit every now and then

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Photo of crob3888
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of i080054
4/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of chinchill
3.51/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

12oz can at the spring 2017 ASMF.
Puts with a lightly hazy body topped by a large, durable, foamy, bone - colored head.
Pine and fruit hop notes dominate the aroma and the flavor, with some biscuit from the malt appearing in both. Moderate bitterness for style.
Medium body and carbonation.

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Photo of themegamancave
3.76/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TheIPAHunter
3.51/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Imperialjake
3.95/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of matthewwarner
3.14/5  rDev -17.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Photo of DDrugg
3.81/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of FrancisM12
3.91/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of twax
4.25/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Dms844
3.33/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Caveworm
4.5/5  rDev +17.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Brew Free Or Die IPA | 21st Amendment Brewery. Poured from the can into a pint glass, the head is three fingers thick, with solid lacing, and medium golden amber body.

I smell an abundance of pine and citrus malts with a honey biscuit malt foundation.

Tastes like mildly sweet malts upfront with the hops doing a top job accenting this brew with pleasant bitterness.

Medium mouthfeel with medium carbonation.

Overall, I'll give Brew Free Or Die IPA | 21st Amendment Brewery 4.5.

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Photo of rarigney
4.03/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of DaneBramage
4.18/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

a really smooth west coast IPA, hoppy and malty but not too bitter. Lots of citrus/tropical flavors with some honey for balance. Very drinkable.

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Photo of yaksurf
3.19/5  rDev -16.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of cyrushire
3.77/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DreDay
3.79/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of duvel1979
3/5  rDev -21.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Skellbop
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Momon
3.79/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of frykid
3.62/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

L: a dark orange / gold color, a foamy head of about 2-2.5 finger widths (head lingered for a little while)
S: aromas not so strong - citrusy, pine
T: dry and quite bitter at first, some orange / grapefruit flavors
F: moderate carbonation, smooth

it was 'ok'

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Photo of jahbless
3.4/5  rDev -11%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of k47k
3.79/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Brew Free Or Die IPA from 21st Amendment Brewery
3.82 out of 5 based on 3,240 ratings.
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