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Brewed By: Hardywood Park Craft Brewery

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Average Rating:
6.96429

Number of Ratings: 168

Style: American IPA

Brewed In: 2408 Ownby Ln, Richmond, VA 23220-1319, USA

ABV: 7.5%

IBU: 70


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Great Return

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usmcfire profile pictureusmcfire - June 11, 2022
Starts off odd but ends up finishing nicely. Decent flavor and bite. Bottle to glass at M&Ks.
Cowboy.Jack profile pictureCowboy.Jack - May 21, 2022
A standard American IPA. You could drink these all night and not feel cheated.
The Traveling Beer Snob profile pictureThe Traveling Beer Snob - December 25, 2020
Very bitter. Strong grapefruit flavor. Astringent.
NavyDoc profile pictureNavyDoc - February 13, 2018
Lots of hops with a pretty good malt balance, mildly sweet. Pretty good IPA.
cdohoney@gmail.com profile picturecdohoney@gmail.com - February 11, 2017
Not a ton of flavor. Wouldn't drink again. Blue Duck Tavern 2/10/17
smitty420d profile picturesmitty420d - August 1, 2016
Love the finish! Bold, resinous and bursting with bright grapefruit aroma, this IPA is a tribute to the decades of hard work by conservationists to restore the James River as a bounty of vibrant aquatic life, eco-friendly recreational activity, and in our case, fresh brewing water. These efforts have culminated recently with the symbolic return of the endangered Atlantic sturgeon, a prehistoric, yet majestic behemoth of a fish, spotted as far up the James River as the fall line in Richmond. Your purchase of this beer supports the James River Association. Thank you for being a part of The Great Return.
ess704@gmail.com profile pictureess704@gmail.com - February 20, 2016
Spicy, carbonated
theminkmaster profile picturetheminkmaster - December 31, 2015
Crisp and refreshing
sazzyjim profile picturesazzyjim - September 11, 2015
Kind of a fruity taste. Not bad.
iman2464 profile pictureiman2464 - December 3, 2014
A little harsh. Looks light. Drinks dark and very hoppy.
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