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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.77/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67/5   EST. CALORIES: 234   ABV: 7.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This juicy IPA was developed in our "underground" basement brewery. Shhh...don’t ask what was happening in the basement, but the beer flows out of the tap a deep persimmon with a fluffy khaki foam. The only dank aroma emanating from this basement is one of earthy tones, juicy citrus, and a hint of lemongrass all derived from Citra hops. Basement IPA is balanced with a nice malty body that creates a sweet finish and developed hop notes in every sip. There is a hint of alcohol heat on the way down for this hop forward northeast style IPA. Beer geeks rejoice but you have to leave your parent’s basement because for now Basement IPA is only at your local establishment.

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3.6
ironcontra (493) - ATL, Georgia, USA - DEC 13, 2017
a unique combo of earthiness, oats and fruitiness, including some tropicals. a bit too much on the sweet side for me overall but i appreciate that its Different (purists beware!)

3.9
SolarSam (96) - Interlaken, New York, USA - NOV 22, 2017
Pours a bright clear amber, ample head. Surprising nose. Almost ‘sour’, yet the taste is good crisp IPA. Fair tongue feel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
Sammy (12858) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 7, 2017
scotts can. a tad skunky off flavour. but lasting head. flavour growing on me.

3.2
BVery (11395) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - OCT 9, 2017
Sampled at GABF 2017 in Denver, CO. Numerical rating only - did not take detailed notes.

3.5
zaclogan (19) - - SEP 26, 2017
Solid dank IPA. Dark gold with nose of citra-citrus followed by dank and earthy flavors. Hard to believe the ABV which is hidden well. This one will play.

3.8
Terminus (3721) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - SEP 7, 2017
UPDATED: SEP 7, 2017 tap at Tap in Atlanta. pours deep orange hue with a nice soapy white head and decent lacing. nose is woody piney and somewhat medicinal. well well it's oak bareel aged. I nailed that! solid brew!

3.7
PorterPounder (8316) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - SEP 4, 2017
Savannah, Ga - on tap at the Savannah Craft Brew Fest. Sparkling medium golden pour, medium thick snow white head, nice lace. Solid spruce aroma, light spearmint. Flavor presents some citrus bitterness, pineapple sticky fruitiness, a touch of maple syrup and caramelly finish. Thick sticky mouthfeel.

3.9
Braudog (6854) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - SEP 1, 2017
Draft at Padriac's. Golden-amber, frothy and appealing. This is built on a blood-orange, floral citric base. There's a very firm malt backbone. Quite yummy. (#6769, 8/31/2017)

3.9
marcus (10760) - Sacramento, California, USA - AUG 27, 2017
Can shared by Kenny at Cap Tap. Pours dark gold with a thick off-white head and a dank citrus aroma. There is a near full-bodied pale malt flavor with with a dry moderately bitter finish.

3.4
weihenweizen (4169) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - AUG 22, 2017
Refrigerated 12 oz. aluminum can poured into a glass. Clear golden with small white head. Aroma is light grassy hops.


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