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RATINGS: 237   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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A Northwest American-Style IPA. The color comes through as a deep gold with orange hues. Fruity and citrusy hop aroma shines, with hints of pine resin. The four hop flavor dominates, re-enforcing the aroma with more citrus, fruity and piney notes. The malt character is clean and smooth with a unique toasted flavor (thanks to the generous helping of Victory malt), all held together by a firm bitterness. Apocalypse has a medium-bodied mouth feel, finishing crisp and dry. All of this results in a very drinkable IPA. HOPS: Horizon, Centennial, Amarillo, Cascade Bu: 65 ABV: 6.5% Malt: 2-row Pale, Victory, Crystal


4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
maxwelldeux (3805) - Everett, Washington, USA - JAN 16, 2014
Bottle. Pours a very hazy amber color with a large white head on it. Nose is very floral and quite fresh, and reminds me a lot of spring. Taste is well balanced and not too bitter, and tastes pretty fresh, too. Good brew.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TempeCoyote (63) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - JAN 14, 2014
Bomber sent from Idaho as a gift. Thin head with lacing. Pine and citrusy hops but unlike a lot of IPA varieties it has a pretty decent malt backbone that's a bit biscuity. A good mix. I think the 65 IBU range is the sweet spot for me. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
luttonm (2436) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 2, 2014
22oz in Seattle. Bright creamy yellow, great tropical fruit hops. Bright fruity flavor, solid tart hops. Very tasty IPA.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BucannonXC5 (935) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 28, 2013
Type: 12-oz. bottle Glass: 8-oz. (I think) hotel glass From: Whole Foods in Boise, Idaho Price: $8.99 for a mix and match variety 6-pack Purchased: Dec. 19, 2013 Consumed: Dec. 20, 2013 Misc.: N/A Poured a honey orange color with 1-to-2 fingers of bubbly white head. Lots of bubbles coming up. Uneven sporadic lacing on the sides. Below average retention on the top. The smell initially reminded me of an orange creamsicle. Got orange, nectarine, some grapefruit and sweet floral notes. Very nice on the nose. Tasted not quite as explosive as the nose, but still good nonetheless. Got orange peel, orange, nectarine, grapefruit, pretty bitter, floral hops, citrus hops and tropical notes. Medium body. Creamy texture. Lively carbonation. Bitter finish. Very tasty beer. Would love to try it again.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
OldMrCrow (1951) - Seattle, Washington, USA - DEC 26, 2013
12oz bottle from Bobís.

Pours a rich maize with a full white head that leaves extensive lacing along the sides of my tulip glass. In addition to pine, the nose presents a range of fruit: pineapple, lemon, and uncommonly, a powerful hit of strawberry. Juicy flavor, grapefruit and lemon, restrained cracker malts. Plenty drinkable.

Itís hard to knock it out of the park with a straight-ahead IPA these days -- too much competition out there -- but this is just the kind I like, juicy and aromatic, tropical fruit, not an overwhelming bitter oil finish, malts that know their place. A really nice offering for my first taste of 10 barrel.

3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
poisoneddwarf (1767) - Rathdrum, Idaho, USA - DEC 21, 2013
Bomber bought at Super 1 in Rathdrum, ID. Aroma is kind of stinky! It kind of smells like old socks along with faint grapefruit and vegetal offnotes. Pours hazy cantaloupe with a long-sustaining white head that leaves lace. Taste is not as bad as the aroma, but itís a really basic IPA profile. Weird.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stevoj (2335) - Boise, Idaho, USA - DEC 19, 2013
UPDATED: MAY 27, 2014 Nice IPA, right amounts of hop bitterness, but still smooth enough to enjoy. SLight lingering ont he palate, but not overpowering. Amber with beige head, normal IPA nose.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Masterkush7 (568) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 2, 2013
Had on tap at the ten barrel brewery in bend. this beer is a fine example of a northwest ipa. hop flavour was top notch with lots of floral and citrus notes. i very much enjoyed this brew.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
puboflyons (2228) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - NOV 29, 2013
From the 650 ml. bottle. The pour is golden amber with a lingering foamy white head that leaves plenty of lacing on the glass. The aroma is of floral and grassy hops, resin, and even some pear. The body is medium. The taste is well hopped up with a kind of butterscotch flavor going on. A nice Northwestern "hops galore" beer to drink.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cstuartj (1010) - Washington, USA - NOV 26, 2013
on tap, pours golden yellow with a nice thin head and lots of lacing. mild IPA nose, hops, dry grass, pine straw, crisp bittling finish.


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