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RATINGS: 1542   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Filtered and force carbonated.
Ingredients: Water, Three malts, including a 2-row pale, Northwest Cascade Hops, and Yeast.
This copper colored ale is floral, medium bodied, with a crisp, refreshing finish. Originally our summer seasonal in 1993, it is now available year-round. Harpoon IPA was ranked atop both domestic and imported IPAs by Beer Connoisseur Magazine.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bebum (330) - - DEC 14, 2014
Light amber with citrine reflections, clear, lasting head with good lacing. Full body, silky texture, bright mouthfeel, good carbonation, avg length. Bittersweet, palate cleansing acidity that makes it a good pair to rich food, Citrus, richly malty, complex hoppy flavors, pleasant and satisfying IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BadAprilia1000 (284) - Sevierville, Tennessee, USA - DEC 7, 2014
Pours a golden color with a thin white head. Aroma is floral, hoppy, grainy, grapefruit. Taste is malty, hoppy, fruity, lemon, grapefruit, citrus. Overall very drinkable, goes down smooth. Great session beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tiong (4009) - Espoo, FINLAND - DEC 6, 2014
Draught @ New York Sports Bar, JFK airport

Pours orange with a small foamy head. Aroma of fruits, pine, citrus and grass. Taste is smooth, watery and slightly fruity with hints of hops. Finish is slightly crisp and malty with some citrusy hops. Quite easy going.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Kavu (2426) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 30, 2014
8 fl. oz. on tap @ Bukowskiís, Dalton St. Pours clear golden with a low head. Aroma is slightly fruity malts. Flavor is malts and fruits with a hoppy finish. Pretty ordinary IPA. No major complaints.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
kevinator (1056) - The Colony, Texas, USA - NOV 28, 2014
Pretty average. Mild hop aroma. Copper and golden color with a white head. Medium to light palate with big carbonation. Medium to mild hop bitterness up front with an decent malt background. Would I choose their over a bland beer? Of course, but this is still a middle-of-the-road beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dashimus (225) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 27, 2014
Bottle from Colonial Liquors. Pours golden amber with a rapid fading white head. Aroma of hops, malt, pine, spruce, peach and orange. Body is thin to medium.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
ctiry (94) - CZECH REPUBLIC - NOV 24, 2014
Gold to amber colour with fast disapearing white foam. Nice hoppy aroma. Floral bitterness. I enjoyed it...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
growler6 (11) - - NOV 16, 2014
Bought bomber for $4.99. Itís a little better on tap but itís close. Good representation of an English style IPA and a nice change of pace. Malty, mild hop aroma and bitterness. Definitely can be a session ale. Goes well with savory comfort foods. Not as staple in my fridge but itís good value when itís on sale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (11186) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 21, 2014
Haand 2014. Deep golden colour with a white head. Aroma is fruit, malt, pine, caramel. Flavour is fruit, malt, pine, caramel, peaches, orange. Easy drinkable beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
badgerben (4501) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - OCT 18, 2014
GABF 2014. Gold color with a medium head. Soapy aroma. Hoppy flavor. Light vegetal and grain. Moderate bitterness.

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