95
Beer Connoisseur
double tap to zoom

Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin IPA 6pk-12oz Cans

California- American IPA )- 7% ABV. 70 IBUs. Some may say there are few ways to improve Sculpin's unique flavor, but the tart freshness of grapefruit perfectly complements our IPA's citrusy hop character. Grapefruit's a winter fruit, but this easy-drinking ale tastes like summer.

BEER TYPE
BEER STYLE
IPA (India Pale Ale), American IPA
TASTE
Hoppy, Citrusy, Piney, Spicy
BODY
Medium-bodied
SKU
143037121-2

Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin IPA 6pk-12oz Cans

$11.99
+CRV
Limited Quantity
Sacramento (Arden)
Aisle 09, Left
Available
Confirm your address to check eligibility.
Beer is not eligible for shipping to California.
Quantity
*Price, vintage and availability may vary by store.
Share

Subtype / Style

American craft brewers can take credit for reviving India Pale Ale since introducing their interpretations of the style to the American market in the 1990s. Brewed to bold levels of hop aroma, flavor and bitterness, American IPAs are perhaps more akin to original English IPAs from the 1800s than any others today. The American hop varietals in American IPAs take fruity, citrusy, floral, piney, resinous aromas and flavors to much higher levels than in standard American Pale Ales. Ranging in color from pale gold to orange to deep copper, some American IPAs are clear, and others may be hazy if dry-hopped or left unfiltered. The intense hop bitterness in the best American IPAs predominates over medium, clean malt levels, making this a no-apologies American beer style with hop character that picks up where American Pale Ale leaves off.