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Pizza Port Swami’s India Pale Ale

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Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 353   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
"It’s hard to believe we’ve been slingin’ pizzas for 20 years since March of 1987! That’s about 7300 days or 175,200 happy hours of fun! We’re excited to celebreate by brewing and bottling up a beer to share a special toast! Swami’s IPA is one of our best selling beers. Many have called it the original San Diego IPA. As such, it’s been a big part of Pizza Port Solana Beach since we installed the brewing system in 1992. A bold IPA hopped to the extreme with galena, Centennial and Cascade hops. We also add a healthy dose of dry hops in the serving tank and always serve it unfiltered. Thank you so much to everyone who has been sharing the memories along the unbelievable way...Cheers!"

Formerly 7.4% when brewed at Solana Beach location.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vignale (2243) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 27, 2015
Burk från Craftbeer/Galatea. Fin fruktig IPA med friska snygga smaker av ananas, persika och aprikos, tallskott, gräs, aromatisk trä typ ceder och grapezest. Lite matig och tuggig munkänsla med fin grape och resinbeska. Det finns något i smakbilden som sticker ut lite och känns riktigt trevlig, kanske är det Galenahumlen. Mums.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
olsvammel (3635) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JAN 25, 2015
Bottle at Bishops Arms in Örebro. Hoppy smell with citrus and tropical fruits. Similar taste. Nice long bitterness, but not overpowering. Feels a bit aged but the base beer is very nice. Light body. Not boozy.-

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hawanna (2388) - GERMANY - JAN 25, 2015
0,47 l can from Biervana fresh aroma of spruce, citrus, cereal Golden color, hazy, frothy, white foam. light sweetness, very bitter, medium body, oily feel, slick feel, average carbonation, long finish,

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ernesto987 (4071) - Arizona, USA - JAN 19, 2015
can thanks to dak, thanks man! huge hoppy aroma that i could smell as a poured the can. Big hop bomb with flavors, some boozyiness that hurts drinkability a bit but still very nice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bacterial (1773) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - JAN 19, 2015
Pour from a tallboy can (which comes in 6-packs, which is most excellent!). Clear pale yellow in color with a white head and some very minimal white lacing. Nice tropical fruit hoppy nose. Dry, hoppy and bitter in the finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Holmen2 (1289) - NORWAY - JAN 15, 2015
From can at Tou Scene 15.01.15. Slightly unclear golden. Foamy and persistent off-white head and lacing. Aroma of bitter grape fruit,oranges and fresh pine shoots. Similar and strong taste. High bitterness and long aftertaste. A very enjoyable IPA!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
GarageBrewer80 (70) - SWEDEN - JAN 12, 2015
Burk från Bishop Örebro. Lätt orange didig färg med vit skumkrona. Doft av söta mandariner. Smak av exotiska frukter och lite tall. Välbalanserad kropp med lagom tilltag av sötma och efterbeska.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TychoJames (253) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JAN 11, 2015
Burk Bishops örebro. Smådisig orange vätska. Vitt skum. Fruktig doft med citrus och barr. Kraftfull humle smak med bra tryck i beskan. Fin touch av tropiska frukter

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
fombe89 (138) - Asturias, SPAIN - JAN 11, 2015
Lata. Del @Señor Lúpulo. Despacho de cervezas. ....................... Casa 11/01/2014

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Marheb (2485) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 10, 2015
(Ocean Beach): De la chair d’agrumes juteux et d’une panoplie de fruits tropicaux. Fondation maltée propre, ingrédients tranchants et amertume forte mais courte. Difficile de seulement la déguster.


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