08-12-2016, The BeerVibe Crew

Beer Vibe Drinks Tampa Bay Brewing Company

Claiming to have become as out of style as an Old Elephant Foot, this dated IPA rendering is quirky but highly approved by Beer Vibe and company.

Tampa Bay Brewing Company’s – Old Elephant Foot IPA

7% ABV, 80 IBUs

These are our thoughts.

The Pour: Nothing to complain about.

Ms. Hopologist: “Small lace.”

Once Upon a German: “Lots of sticky foam.”

Steph-Lovat Beer: “Fantastic foam.”

Score: 4.3/5


The Smell: Fruit and Hops.

Ms. Hopologist: “Peach, apricot, honey, and hops.”

Once Upon a German: “Light aroma of hops and fruit rind.”

Steph-Lovat Beer: “Smells like peaches and lychee.”

Score: 4/5


The Color: Amber -esque.

Ms. Hopologist: “Medium Amber.”

Once Upon a German: “Fiery copper.”

Steph-Lovat Beer: “Dark Amber.”

Score: 4.6/5


The Flavor: All over the place.

Ms. Hopologist: “Bitter with spicy flavor.”

Once Upon a German: “Hoppy bitter, sweet malt, flowery, and slightly spicy.”

Steph-lovat Beer: “Strong bitters. Semi sweet malt.”

Score: 4/5


The Mouthfeel: Medium body.

Ms. Hopologist: “Medium to full body beer.”

Once Upon a German: “Medium body, lasting bitters.”

Steph-Lovat Beer: “Medium, nice finish.”

Score: 4.3/5


Total Score: 4.2/5

Ending Comments

The Old Elephant Foot is plenty valid in this day and age. Don’t let the name fool you.
Might taste great with an Elephant Ear. Beer Vibe keeps on tasting.

To read previous reviews click here.

To read beer history, science, and entertaining humor click here.

We welcome and value your opinions and inquiries. Please contact us at info@beervibe.com