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Old 03-11-2010, 09:37 PM   #1
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I always thought ipa's were disgusting because of that horrible burning aftertaste somewhat like a grapefruit but stronger and I'd never had a "light" one. Then again I've only tried Abita ipa, my friends homebrew ipa, and one otheron tap that I can't remember its name. BUT yesterday I bought a 6 pack of Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA and it was so good. It totally changed my mind on IPAs. Its light and refreshing and doesn't have that burning aftertaste. I just wish it was more carbonated. So what are some other good IPAs I might like that are similar to this?

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Old 03-11-2010, 09:41 PM   #2
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the DFH 90 minute is even more malty & less bitter than the 60 minute....

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Old 03-11-2010, 10:00 PM   #3
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the DFH 90 minute is even more malty & less bitter than the 60 minute....
I almost got that instead but you only got 4 for the same price. Ill have to get it next time
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Old 03-11-2010, 10:07 PM   #4
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The 60 is nasty compared to the 90...... at least to me.

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Old 03-11-2010, 10:10 PM   #5
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The 60 is nasty compared to the 90...... at least to me.
I prefer 60 over 90. I love Stone IPA (even though I've been getting a lot of bad bottles of it lately).

Also, New Belgium Brewery's Ranger IPA is good.
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Blind Pig IPA for the win and the crowd screams!

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New Belgium Brewery's Ranger IPA is good.
+1 The Ranger IPA is quite delicious. Had it the first time the other night.
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+1 The Ranger IPA is quite delicious. Had it the first time the other night.
I have heard of inconsinactcy between batches. I have a fellow IPA lover that said he got a amazing 6-pack but then got a ehhh 6-pack from a different store. I think I got the ehhh 6-pack, it's good, but I think I could make it taste better with 3 pounds/barrel of chinook/cascade/simcoe
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I have heard of inconsistency between batches.
I've been having that problem with Stone IPA. When I get a good bottle of it, it is absolutely delicious!!! But about 1 out of every 2 bombers that I get has an earthy taste without much of the fruit flavors from the hops.
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I haven't had any problems with stone but I haven't gotten it in a while. My top three are Victory Hop Devil, Stone IPA, and DFH 60 and 90. Ok, I guess that is top 4.

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