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RATINGS: 216   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   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

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerAltitude (5) - Colorado, USA - SEP 11, 2013 does not count
By far, my favorite 10 Barrel brew. Pacific Northwest beers often seem to focus primarily on hops. As an IPA freak, I love hops (whether for bittering, flavor, or aroma) but I believe it’s paramount to compliment those hops with a solid grain/malt bill. I think 10 Barrel did a great job at making a beer with an aggressive amount of hops. This beer is bitter and I love it and later hop additions did give it a nice citrus/pine aroma. But just as important, the malt flavor comes through giving the beer a subtle roasty flavor. Overall, the combo makes this IPA extremely drinkable and borderline addictive.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (34343) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2013

Bottle 22fl.oz. @ The Danish Summer Gathering, TFODRBSG12, Ulfborg.

Clear medium orange yellow colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, citrus, grapefruit, tropical fruit, light pine. Flavour is moderate to light heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20120818]

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
evergreen0199 (1946) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2013
Bottle from Total wines, Bellevue, Seattle, WA, USA. A dark golden/amber coloured pour with a medium white head on top. A nice American hoppy, citrus aroma. Tastes hoppy, citrus, malty. A sound American IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zeswaft (1361) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 6, 2013
This is a super solid IPA. Well balanced with biscuity malts and robust citrus and pine hop flavors. One of the better PNW IPA’s and at $7.99 a six pack at Total Wine could make this a new go-to.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
22415brewery (371) - redmond, Washington, USA - SEP 4, 2013
Pours a lovely dark golden, orangey-amber highlights, semi-hazy, thick cap of whitish foam. Citrusy hops are balanced by a slight fruity aroma, distinctly grapefruit, hop-coney forest, soil. Tastes very well balanced, a decent malt backbone that finishes dry and has a medium-light body. No overbearing caramel notes nor cloying sweetness. Lingering bitterness is delightful. Amarillo hops really play second fiddle to Centennial and Cascade in this beer. A very good example of the current standard for IPAs.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
robforbes (2055) - Bremerton, Washington, USA - SEP 2, 2013
Pours a cloudy yellow. Small foamy white head. Great lacing. Smell of light grapefruit, hops, floral, some caramel. Taste is clean, grapefruit, hops, some caramel, snd citrus.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
beersak (91) - akron, USA - AUG 31, 2013
Awesome citrus hop aroma. Very distinctive taste of certain hops. Very good. Pine and citrus flavors. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Koskela (273) - Marysville, California, USA - AUG 30, 2013
Nice bitter malty aroma with a floral hop smell. Its a blonde hazy ale with a white head. A nice hop flavor mixed with a good amout of malt. The bitterness comes in at the end but not overpowering. Its a medium/light bodied beer with a good carb. Worth a try.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
IndianaRed (2331) - Boise, Idaho, USA - AUG 26, 2013
22 oz bottle. Slightly redish light amber with a big sandy head. Classic west coast IPA aroma and flavors. Heavy palate and smooth feel. Lingering bitter. Good IPA

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hawanna (2058) - GERMANY - AUG 15, 2013
Bottle spruce, citrus, bread, hay, cereal, golden, clear, frothy, white foam, light sweetness, very bitter, medium body, oily feel, slick feel, average carbonation, bitter, long finish,

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