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Fish Tale Organic IPA

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This local IPA features organic pale and crystal malts, and it appears that there is only organic Pacific Gem hops. Pacific Gem is New Zealand hop that I believe is high in Alpha acid. Let’s see how it is…

Stats:
India Pale Ale. 6.7% ABV. 42 IBUs. Washington.

Dark amber, hints of copper in the color, and okay head.

Nose is a bit closed. Some hops come through with a bit of pine, but that’s about it.

Slightly over carbonated, but good thickness.

Hop aggressive on the palate. Some caramel and pine with a hint of citrus. Strangely sweet with a little hint of citrus and brown sugar. Not getting much else. A bit of bitterness on the back and a bit off-balanced. Burnt meat on the back end.

Not all that impressed with this effort. 81 points.

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