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RATINGS: 658   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Our Sculpin IPA is a great example of what got us into brewing in the first place. After years of experimenting, we knew hopping an ale at five separate stages would produce something special. The result ended up being this gold-medal winning IPA, whose inspired use of hops creates hints of apricot, peach, mango and lemon flavors, but still packs a bit of a sting, just like a Sculpin fish.


2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Atom (1969) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUL 6, 2015
12oz bottle pours a clear orange/copper with a medium khaki head. Aroma of fruity citrus hops, bready malt. Taste hits with a full on assult of Habanero, flavor and heat wise. No way I can drink more than a sip. Ok, so I tried another way. Full can of grapefruit and half of habanero. Grapefruit prominent, but mellow, less artificial and soda like. Hops and malt coming through. Habanero present with a slight burn on the lips, way toned down. Meh, better than the hab not as good as GF.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
madelfonatree (298) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUL 5, 2015
Look - Light orange see through body. Thin, white to tan head with moderate pour. Smell - Donít notice peppers here. Grapefruit and citrus. Dank. Taste - Strong pepper up front and fades slowly. Has a plastic taste as well. Palate - Dries up quickly with pepper. Lighter bodied. Overall - Smell was surprising. I donít know where the faint plastic smell comes from. Heat from a beer you expect heat.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jsmerig (1412) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 4, 2015
Pours a light tan with a creamy head. Aroma of peppers and hops. The habenero adds an interesting organic flavor. The burn starts a few seconds in and takes a few minutes to go away. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (12130) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 3, 2015
Bottle poured a clear tarnished gold with a small lasting off white head. Aromas of straw, habanero, grapefruit and light pine. Palate was light bodied and smooth with a dry warming finish. Flavors of bread, grapefruit, habanero and light earthiness with a smooth dry warming finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Fredd_an (234) - Borlšnge, SWEDEN - JUL 2, 2015
Trevlig bärnstensfärg med snygg benvit krona, kryddig doft av habanero & vanlig humlig IPA doft a la Sculpin, förbannat jävla habanero bränna som tar död på varenda smaklök ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MSBrindbergs (652) - Solna, SWEDEN - JUL 2, 2015
Fat på Mikkeller Bar, Stockholm. Klar bärnsten med vitt skum. Doftar klassisk sculpin men med en kryddigare doft. Mycket fin i sin grapesötma precis som originalet, men plötsligt börjar det brinna till i halsen. Mycket konstig känsla, men ändå angenäm. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JonMoore (2052) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2015
Bottle from Brewdog online. Misty golden amber with slim white head. Citrus hops, pine, sweet malts in the aroma. Whoa thatís interesting, tastes like a nice high quality IPA then the habanero kicks in at the end. Certainly the best chilli beer Iíve had. I would prefer it without the added heat however.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
vjohans (634) - SWEDEN - JUN 30, 2015
From tap@mikkellersthlm Green chili, herbs, roasty, caramel, golden, hazy, minimal head, light sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, sticky, chili in the finish. Nice chili taste but more body is needed. Not balanced

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bricks (835) - Delaware, USA - JUN 28, 2015
Typical appearance, good head. Smells of hops, with a touch of pepper. Tastes strong of habanero.. can feel the heat, which is moderate. Smooth otherwise. This is a great beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cheap (4880) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 28, 2015
My hopes for this draft were nil, not liking ipa and all but I must say, thios was probably the surprise of the day. Clear pale yellow with the smell of grapefruit and BO. Yes, first swig is spicy hot and I like it. The heat stays there and is reinforced with every swig. Not quite over the top hot but certainly one of the hotter beers Iíve had. The ipa flavors are overridden by the heat and the bitterness is barely perceivable. Best heat beer Iíve had since church brew mole. Good overall beer experience. A fun thang fer sure. Need to get this in a bottle sixer.


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