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Old 08-26-2012, 10:27 PM   #1
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Received my score sheet today for my IPA and received a 37.5. Only real dings were Hazyness and alcohol. It was fermented low 60s and was 6.8abv. None the less I'm happy!

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Old 08-26-2012, 10:41 PM   #2
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congrats.. care to share the recipe?

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Old 08-26-2012, 10:42 PM   #3
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Congrats... I know it's not a place but I'm right there with ya... I am eagerly waiting for my score sheets from my first comp. I entered a doppelbock and a wit and a cream ale. None placed but I can't wait to see the score sheets. I really thought the DB would have faired well but the comp I entered was the dominion cup here in VA and it's the largest HB comp in the state. I suppose I shouldn't have gotten my hopes up out of 520 entries but...what the hell, right?

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Old 08-26-2012, 11:09 PM   #4
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Nice job. That's a good score.

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This comp had 548 entries and 44 just in the IPA category. I'm currently at the beach and on my iPad. When I get home I'll post the recipe

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Very well done. I just was in my first comp this summer and I'm dying to do it again.

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37.5? Awesome! Never scored that high, though I've placed with lower scores. Great job.

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Old 08-27-2012, 12:31 AM   #8
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37.5? Awesome! Never scored that high, though I've placed with lower scores. Great job.
Yea that's what was at the top of the sheet. At the bottom it had a 39. Was thinking 37.5 was my final.
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I'm actually surprised I didn't place.

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I'm actually surprised I didn't place.
With that many entries you probably needed to score at least in the low 40s to place.
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