RateBeer
Home >

Austin Beerworks Fire Eagle IPA

overall
83
61
style
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 98   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Flavor swoops in (cue EAGLE SCREAM), grabs you by the face and flies you through the hop rainbow. At the peak of the ride it swoops back to earth and gently drops you back on your bar stool where you are refreshed, excited and ready to ride again. It’s hoppy, bold and American. More bitter than a Cleveland Cavs Fan.
Hops: Summit, Columbus, Centennial, Amarillo
Malts: Pils, C-40, C-60, Wheat
Yeast: American Ale


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jur (325) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 14, 2014
Clear light amber, fine white head. Starts cara-sweet, but hop bomb quickly drops and lingers. Not very complex, but nicely fresh and drinkable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (10833) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 13, 2014
Bottle. Deep golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, bread, caramel, citrus, pine, orange. Flavour is malt, fruit, hop, bread, caramel, citrus, pine, orange, grapefruit. Medium body. Ordinary beer.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Funkatrocious (98) - - OCT 10, 2014
Drank at austin airport from can. Pours light amber with no head. Nice aroma, poor finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DrunkSanta410 (284) - Houston, Texas, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Tap at casino el Camino, Austin. Pours a clear golden color with thin but bubbly head. Aroma is lightly floral and citrusy with a thin malt backbone. Taste is an earthy grass, pine hops with slight grapefruit and a roasted malt backbone with hints of caramel. Palate is light body, high carbonation. Good summer beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beastmaster (286) - Florida, USA - AUG 30, 2014
On tap at pappadeux. Pour is ipa orange red. Thin lined head. Aroma of light pine and sweet malt. Taste is similar.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jgb9348 (4770) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - JUN 27, 2014
Rich copper and bronze coloured body with a thin white head. Aroma of bright PNW hops with quite a bit of malt, some alcohol and a nice piney scent as well. Medium-bodied; Pungent hop flavour dominates at first with a good balance of rich strong malt. Alcohol shows near the end as well with a definite depth of flavours. Aftertaste shows some rich caramel, a good malt backbone and yes, of course the hops dominate. Overall, a nice beer for sure and more of an East Coast IPA, but a great one to sample, especially in a can and especially in central Austin. I sampled this twelve ounce can at Pete’s Dueling Piano Bar in Austin, Texas on 05-May-2014 for US$4.99.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Amccolley (2) - - JUN 1, 2014 does not count
Decent aroma, little lacing and head, light mouth feel, thin short finish. Average, nothing special.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gkeh (217) - Texas, USA - MAY 31, 2014
On tap at The Jackalope, Austin. Pale golden color, one-fingered head that dissipated to a thin sheet. Aroma is grass, peach, grapefruit. Taste is more of the same. Medium body, dry finish. Pretty good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31470) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2014
12 fl oz can. Pours clear and golden yellow with a small white head. Grapefruity and light peachy hoppy. Smooth fruity and crisp hoppy. Bitter and light citrusy hoppy. Ends dry and bitter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bamsen78 (3224) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2014
Can @ America Strikes Back, Ulfborg. Pours clear light amber with airy off-white head. Clear aroma of malt and hops, with gentle touches of fruit. Bitter, hoppy flavour, with touches of citrus and sweetish notes of malt and fruit. Rather round finish. Bitter aftertaste with acidic notes. Nice.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50