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Look up "hops" in the dictionary and you’ll see a picture of Stone IPA! "Dry-hopped" for an extra two weeks, this unique process gives our IPA its bountiful hop aroma and rich hop flavor. A full 70+ IBUs (International Bitterness Units) creates this beer’s crisp and refreshing bitter character.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Chapter7 (7) - Escondido, California, USA - AUG 9, 2006 does not count
An attractive looking hazey orange beer with quickly dissipating white froth. Brilliant nose of brewery air, fresh picked hops, pine, grapefruit, and apricot. Balanced yet bitterly hoppy with enough malt sweetness to successfully bring out the complex flavors of the hops. Finish is crisp and superbly fresh tasting. Certainly an I.P.A. to look up to.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
n0superman (7) - Piscataway, New Jersey, USA - FEB 27, 2008 does not count
Pours a beautiful clear gold-amber with a light head which diminishes quickly. Some lacing and a small stream of bubbles persist. Strong smell of hops, taste is all hops from the beginning to the end. Not complex but well balanced and has some real body to it.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
spiderwebb (7) - USA - MAR 8, 2008 does not count
Excellent hoppy aroma, and nice crisp tatse. I may have a 3-way tie for my favorite IPA’s---Bell’s 2 Hearted, DFH 90 minute, and now Stone IPA.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
barnzy78 (7) - Illinois, USA - NOV 2, 2008 does not count
UPDATED: NOV 18, 2008 One of the most sound IPA’s I have tried. It was my first Stone experience, and I was expecting a punch in the mouth, but got a wonderfully balanced IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
LAbrewcrew (7) - , Alabama, USA - FEB 2, 2009 does not count
This is a good tasting IPA. There is a great aroma to this beer with a fruity/hoppy finish. It is a heavier style compared to others.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
skaterclaytr (7) - Maryland, USA - MAY 3, 2009 does not count
Solid IPA. Nothing too hard to handle with a moderately masked sweet finished so the bitterness is finely juxtaposed. I like

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MattAddis (7) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 12, 2009 does not count
Pours a pretty golden/copper color with a white head. The aroma is great and overwhelmingly full of hops. The aroma dominates on the first few sips adding depth of flavor. Great finish thats full of hops as well.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
mjz (7) - USA - DEC 7, 2009 does not count
One of the best IPA’s I know of. Wonderful from start to finish. It’s not overly hoppy like some IPA’s tend to be but it doesn’t fall flat either.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
coloradohawk (7) - Broomfield, Colorado, USA - APR 15, 2010 does not count
Thanks Stone for turning me on to Ipa’s. Very first ipa I drank nearly 7 yrs ago. Now this is my go to Ipa. Appearance is golden. Taste is grapefruit, citrus, with a little pine aroma with a touch of resin. Touch of bitterness but just perfect. Very easy to drink and very enjoyable!

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
craemac (7) - Alabama, USA - DEC 8, 2010 does not count
Excellent, excellent IPA. medium bitterness, medium sweetness, lively, bitter, full body, resin, spruce, golden, hazy, sparkling, white foam, frothy,


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