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RATINGS: 106   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 188   ABV: 6.25%
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Spring IPA (March-May) is a West Coast-style IPA with an up-front intense hop flavor and aroma. Amarillo and Centennial hops give the brew a rich and resinous flavor of citrus and spice. This bright pale ale has a malt sweetness that will give way to a pleasant bitter. It pairs well with Mexican or spicy Szechwan Chinese food. Spring IPA is a nice accompaniment for cheeses with strong flavors, like sharp cheddar or goat cheese.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christpuncher (1008) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 19, 2013
A really refreshing seasonal ipa. Really hoppy and nicely bitter. The flavor is very light and crisp. One of the better smelling beers I have tried. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
EithCubes (4753) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 27, 2014
Bottle. Nose of caramel and earth, more than a little dank, with faint orange (peel) and floral character, spice. Hazy orange pour with an off-white head. Taste is relatively dry, faint onion and celery, thin malt with slightly paper hops, dry and perhaps old. Citrus is very light, and the whole is very mild. Light bitterness but itís still there, touch of earth ad the malt is dull, light grass, very very faint resin.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AWISLguy (1195) - Wisconsin, USA - JUL 24, 2014
Bottle from Woodmans in the Falls. Pours a clear orangey copper with a foamy white head leaving spongey lace. Aroma has sweet fruits, toffee, pine and a touch of skunk. Taste is of sweet caramel, sweetbreads, light citrus, some pine and some resin. Medium bodied. Not much alcohol presence. Finishes fruity caramelly sweet. Decent, east coast malty-sweet IPA. Some hop presence, but that is not the lead in this brew. 13.8.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
glennmastrange (2226) - hobe sound, Florida, USA - JUL 18, 2014
Bottle. Moderate malt and hop aromas of bread, roasted, and herbs, Light to moderate soap for the yeast, with notes of wood and papper. Head is average size, creamy, white with thick, slipper lacing and is fully diminishing. Color is slightly hazy yet sparkling light to medium amber. Flavor starts slightly sweet and lightly to moderately acidic, then finishes lightly acidic and bitter. Palate is medium, oily with a lively carbonation. This IPA looks and tastes better than is smells.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
steelhead3686 (229) - Athens, Ohio, USA - JUL 12, 2014
It puts a clear copper/gold with a large white head. This IPA has your classic IPA aroma. It is crisp with sharp resin and herb hops with hints of citrus. The taste is medium to heavy bitterness with a slight sweetness. Light to medium body with a somewhat sticky texture. The finish is considerably bitter and hangs around just a bit. I would look for this in a bar and buy a few at the right price.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DedicatedToFun (2334) - Santa Monica, California, USA - JUL 11, 2014
Bottle, orange pour, white head, nose is citrus, taste is bitter, orange, lemon, lovely.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JHeath99 (841) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - JUL 5, 2014
Bottle from a sampler pack. Pours a slightly hazy golden with a layer of cream colored head. Aroma of floral hops. Taste is upfront hops with some back end citrus.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crossovert (7019) - Illinois, USA - JUN 30, 2014
Draf.t Godl Pour. Very light on the ipa fort but dry and quite tasty. Only 4$ a pour. Not abd.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
logattogigi (44) - - JUN 24, 2014
Ottima IPA stagionale, molto fresca e dissetante. Bel colore ambrato carico e buona schiuma bianca. Molto profumata, erbaceo e fruttato. Corpo leggero, poco carbonata, beverina e gustosa al tempo stesso, con i luppoli da aroma in evidenza che ne esaltano la freschezza. Amaro presente e gradevole.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
LinusStick (2823) - Moon Twp, suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 22, 2014
Meh. An average IPA. I always wonder if the people writing the commercial description have even tried the beer. West Coast style this isnít. Aroma was spruce, pine and caramel. Pour was beautiful. A medium gold with a 2 finger head and tiny bubbles rising from the bottom non-stop. Very enticing. Taste was so so. Malt forward with caramel malt being the main flavor. Some pine in there as well, but not much hop flavor to speak of. Good beer but not a good IPA. Nice carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
firemarshal (146) - North Carolina, USA - JUN 18, 2014
Bottle. Hazy amber color. Aroma is resinous pine, floral hops. Taste is fresh honey, caramel sweetness, with just the right amount of bitterness to balance nicely. Overall what-itís-supposed-to-be IPA...

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