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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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This is a handcrafted, traditional "West Coast" IPA with a perfect balance of malt blended with Cascade and Fuggles hops. We hope you will enjoy this full bodied, nicely hopped India Pale Ale.


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3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
shigadeyo (3043) - Harrison, Ohio, USA - FEB 4, 2014
1/25/2014: Olde Saratoga IPA... Floral-spice hoppiness with an ample bitterness; soft, assertive hold flavor using Noble-style hops (Fuggle?); spicy hop finish; nice maltiness without getting in the way; this beer is best described as an English-style IPA and I like it! 12 fl. oz. bottle (6.8% ABV) shared by Brian. Thank you! Rating #49 for this beer.


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ellolovey (464) - Georgia, USA - OCT 11, 2014
Bottle. Pours a dark amber with a thin white foamy head. Aroma of caramel malts and faint citrus. Kind of watered down. Citrus rinds and caramel. Thatís all that is going on here. Nothing to write home about.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ed5388 (2152) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - JUN 23, 2014
12oz bottle from my sister for my birthday. Pours a hazy burnt amber color with a finger of frothy white head. Tons of sediment floating around. Aroma is kinda boozy, lots of caramel, and some old rotted citrus fruit. Taste of caramel malt, grapefruit, lemon zest, lemon pulp, and toasted nut shells. Way better then what I was expecting from the aroma.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Maverick34 (2321) - New York, USA - JUN 9, 2014
Bottled in Saratoga. Some decent hop aroma and a bit of malts but nothing amazing here.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Streak (15) - - JAN 17, 2014
Bottle - Pours with a caramel coloring with a full white head. Nice fresh hopes taste. Good brew. I would get it again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone Suckas! :-)

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
BeerdedDave (456) - - JAN 13, 2014
amber color; mild, citrus hop aroma; a lot of bready, caramel, malt flavor with some hoppiness; not nearly as citrusy or hoppy as a ":West Coast IPA" (as indicated on the label) should be

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
SPDickerman (976) - Texas, USA - JAN 11, 2014
Pours dark orange with a medium off-white head. Smells is earthy, hints of pine. Taste is mild bitter, a lot like a pale ale. Medium-bodied with a smooth texture and mild mouth-carbonation, Saratoga IPA finishes with a mild lingering bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Vestlake (144) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JAN 2, 2014
Pretty good IPA. Nothing tremendously great about the taste but itís a solid offering.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mep3222 (518) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - DEC 31, 2013
Bready malty ipa with a hoppy dry bitter finish. Some balance and full flavor. Ok ipa but not great. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chicagobears (422) - Elk Grove Village, Illinois, USA - DEC 28, 2013
Citrusy nose and flavor. A good hop/malt balance with a toasty malt backbone. Lemony zest on the finish that doesnít overstay its welcome. An above average IPA.


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