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Cahaba Oka Uba IPA
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RATINGS: 9   MEAN: 3.48/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   IBU: 57   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Oka Uba IPA has been described as liquid candy. Weighing in at only 57 IBUís (International Bittering Units), Oka Uba proves that hoppy IPAís donít have to be oppressively bitter. Premium malts and lots of late hop additions will make this one of the most drinkable IPAs youíve ever put in your mouth.


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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
LilBeerDoctor (3504) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 23, 2013
On tap at the brewery. Pours a clear orange with a thick white head. Aroma of perfume, tropical fruits, citrus, and caramel malt. Flavor of sweet tropical fruits up front followed by more fruits, lemon, bready malt, and grassy hops. A fruity and flavorful IPA! 8/4/8/4/14 (3.8/5)


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Malaclemys (386) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - APR 26, 2014
Pours copper with white frothy head. Aroma is grapefruit, caramel, nut, and pine resin. Nicely hoppy aroma. Taste is citrus, nut, bread, resin slight fruit. Slightly over carbed medium body with a bitter finish. Really solid IPA.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jhgrantjr (417) - Tennessee, USA - MAR 12, 2014
On tap at Hop City. Nice white head, pours golden. Aroma is light floral, and taste is not too bitter. Nice beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Itzjerm (1315) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - FEB 21, 2014
A very nice beer. Vanilla aroma from yeast sweet flavor yes like a citrus candy better than the ipl. These guys know how to make good IPAs. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerandBlues2 (9883) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - NOV 22, 2013
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear orange with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is citrus, pine, and herbal hops with apricot notes, apple and pear esters. Flavor is moderate hops and bitterness, light malt, fruity esters and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nero55 (751) - Wisconsin, USA - JAN 11, 2013
Draft. Light copper color with a small white head and nice lacing. Floral aroma with a resin and citrus hop flavor. Medium body with a medium bitter hop finish.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nijhazer (10) - - DEC 27, 2012
Get it with fresh hops by visiting the brewery in Birmingham. Good folks up there. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
coolpop (1395) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JUN 12, 2012
Draft. Poured amber with a medium-sized off-white head. Aroma and flavor are piney and citrusy, only moderately bitter. Some caramel. Medium mouthfeel. Sessionable if not for the high ABV (if it is, in fact, 8% -- didnít seem it to me).

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
horto008 (161) - Alabama, USA - MAY 12, 2012
Tried this at Rocket City Brew Fest. It was being pumped through additional hops, and I didnít make it over to try the straight tap version. However, it was quite nice and citrus with the standard piney notes youíd expect. The only note I took was that I didnít find it as heavy as some of the other IPAs. The description says it was brewed to be more approachable (less bitter). Cool but the I in the IPA usually says get ready for the bitter. Overall, though, pretty good. I didnít realize it was 8% at all.


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