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RATINGS: 306   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Mission Beach, the late 1980s. Amid a sea of neon bikinis, Tower 10 marked the spot where two college grads and a 75 year-old master brewer drew up plans for the first local craft brewery in San Diego since Prohibition. Named in honor of our first good idea, Tower 10 IPA is brewed to inspire the next one.

Tower 10 IPA boasts hops from beginning to end, and everywhere in between. We fill the brew kettle to the brim with assertive Chinook hops, giving the beer its intense grapefruit and pine flavors that linger through its dry finish. After fermentation, we dry hop with a blend of Cascade and Centennial hops for a floral citrus aroma. A touch of lightly kilned caramel malts make Tower 10 a well balanced, full flavor IPA.
Color: 14 SRM
Bitterness: 60 IBU
Gravity: 16° Plato
Availability: 24/7/365, Kegs and Bottles

cooplander's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cooplander (543) - Florida, USA - MAR 25, 2012
amber color, aroma of pine, grapefruit, flavor is lots of pine, grapefruit, caramel, toast, an average IPA

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
teddybeer (2932) - Madrid, SPAIN - NOV 23, 2015
olden color with a white head, medium retention with nice lacework. Aroma has notes of pine and resins with light citrus hints. Flavor is mild malty, decent bitterness with resins hops taste, light citrusy. Mild bitterness in the final with a light dry mouthfeel on palate.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
highlandlad (1448) - Blue Mountains, AUSTRALIA - NOV 12, 2015
San Diego, man. Never did get there. Friends living there for two years - open house, come on and stay! Kids, man. Drag. They had four, we had two. Too many kids, man. Drag. The beer: hazy lemon curd, lasting head. Classic US hop aroma - passionfruit, mango, canned peaches. Rasping bitterness - probably at the upper limit of what my feeble palate can bear in a session ale. Grapefruit rind. Puckering. (330ml bottle from Dan Murphys and may the good Lord damn my eternal soul for shopping there)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hansen (8092) - Assentoft, DENMARK - SEP 27, 2015
Light amber coloured and almost clear. Has a white head, medium duration. Aroma is hoppy, notes almost like cold snow.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Chadski4 (170) - Los Angeles, California, USA - SEP 27, 2015
Average all around, especially with how many other options are available. Thick, puffy head with long retention was its best attribute.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hawanna (2818) - Freising, GERMANY - AUG 24, 2015
0,355 l bottle cereal, spruce, citrus, golden, hazy, frothy, white foam, light sweetness, very bitter, medium body, oily feel, slick feel, average carbonation, long finish,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radagast83 (6117) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - AUG 22, 2015
Had this one at Disney’s California Adventure. Poured a hazy golden orange color with a small white head. Aroma was light grapefruit, some pine resin notes. Flavor was light hoppy citrus notes, with a light malt character to it. Okay.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (40503) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 18, 2015

Bottle 12fl.oz.

[ As Karl Strauss Tower 10 IPA ].
Clear medium orange yellow color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, pale malt, moderate to heavy hoppy, citrus, tropical fruit, pineapple. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, citrus, hoppy, crispy hops, dry. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20150620]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zita (5866) - Assentoft, DENMARK - AUG 2, 2015
hoppy sweet aroma,yellow,clear, white foam, light sweetness, medium bitterness, soft sweet hoppy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Plovmand (7185) - Helsinge, DENMARK - JUL 30, 2015
Bottle. Pours hazy golden with a bubbly white head. The aroma is grassy and citric with malty notes. Pine, citrus, biscuits and malt in the flavor. Bitter hoppy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisv10 (13483) - DENMARK - JUL 17, 2015
Bottle, 7%. Hazy golden with medium off-white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, hops, old hop and a little citrus. Flavour is malt, fruit, hops, caramel, hop, old hop, medium sweet, little grapefruit and a little bitter.

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