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RATINGS: 112   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Kentucky IPA® is a deliciously hoppy, golden-hued American India Pale Ale. It has bright citrus flavors and sweet floral aromas that come from liberal dry-hopping with American hops. The India Pale Ale style is the fastest growing craft beer style on the US market.

Kentucky IPA® is the first canned beer produced by Alltech Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co. and is sold in 4-packs of 16-ounce cans. This format is ideal for sporting events, outdoor concerts, at the beach and other places where glass is not permitted. Kentucky IPA is also available in bottles and on draft.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zickbeer_ye (321) - Virginia, USA - MAR 17, 2014
Sweet floral and hop aromas. Light white head and golden orange body. Light hops and some earthy citrus. Refreshing and bitter on the palate.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
davidajensen (206) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - MAR 17, 2014
The hops are oily and sticky. Lots of lacing. Smells like wet forest. Deep amber color, bit of bite from the carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nearbeer (3971) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAR 17, 2014
12 oz. Clear orange-amber with a thin covering of bubbles. Aroma is sticky evergreen resin, toasted grain and earthy orange honey with the comb. Taste is mango, toffee, pineapple and minty green herb. Tea leaf on the finish. Light-medium body has a nice balance but the carbonation is too fizzy. Still, it’s pretty tasty and drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Suttree (5356) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAR 16, 2014
Clear orangey copper, nice white head. Smells like pine, the some bready, crackery malts. Seems a bit watery. Nice dry hops, and a bready, toasty malt base. Not bad.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Emeister84 (1369) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAR 15, 2014
Aromas of earthy and citrusy hops. Clear golden-copper color with a diminishing white head. Well balanced, nothing to write home about, but quite drinkable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerInHeaven (210) - Brillion, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 14, 2014
pours a gold copper with a bubbly off white head. citrus aroma. Fairly bitter right from the get go. Not much citrus comes through in the palate. long bitter finish. Not bad.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
mmill527 (84) - Wisconsin, USA - MAR 11, 2014
Don’t piss in a bottle and tell me it’s an IPA. This stuff in not good. This is not an IPA. This is a light pale ale and not a very good one either.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Drake (9999) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 19, 2014
UPDATED: FEB 20, 2014 Kentucky Fried Charleston Trip Beer #29. Draft at my hotel. Pours a clear copper color with a thin tan head. Fair head retention. Aroma of herbal, resin hops and pale, buttery malts. The taste is citrus hops, pale doughy malt. Thin-medium bodied.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
burg326 (4240) - Florida, USA - FEB 16, 2014
Poured an orange color from the can with aromas of floral, citrus and piney hops. Flavors follow suit mostly feint hops with some light malt a kiss of bitterness in the aftertaste.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Acknud (1081) - Morganfield, Kentucky, USA - JAN 25, 2014
average IPA. Golden pour, soft hear. Aroma and taste of citrus hops. Clean finish.


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