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RATINGS: 889   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Acme IPA is profoundly hoppy, finished with over a pound of fresh whole hops per barrel. The result of this generous hopping is a beer that is deliciously dry, and eminently drinkable in spite of its apparent strength.
2012 vintage: 6.9% abv

PhilJackson80's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
PhilJackson80 (253) - Oklahoma, USA - SEP 4, 2013
12 oz Bottle. The beer pours to a dark cloudy golden color. The aroma is floral with a piney note to it. The taste has a light/medium taste to it. Overall an OK IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BOSSbrewer (1314) - Arkansas, USA - APR 10, 2014
Pours a golden yellow. Two fingers of white foam. Se sweet caramel on the nose along with lots of grapefruit. Flavor follows. Slightly sweet. Overall nice beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (2586) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 4, 2014
bottle. amber with small head. big grapefruit flavor. decent flavor, but not overpowering hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
justinz91 (11) - Alamogordo, New Mexico, USA - APR 1, 2014
Acme California IPA bottle poured into pint glass. Aroma: Smells like grapefruits and I love that smell. Appearance: Golden 2 fingers worth of head that lingers for a few minutes. Tastes like how it smells bitter taste of grapefruits and I like the taste personally. Mouth-feel very hoppy and dry bitter aftertaste but I like it wish it had more body though. I enjoyed this beer good start for the for the first California beer I rated on this site.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
keanex (1289) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - MAR 30, 2014
On tap at Joe Canals West Deptford.
Appearance: The body is a cloudy ruddy amber-rust color. The head is pillowy and very dense, forming craters in the light tan body as it dissipates slowly.
Aroma: The aroma is mild, malty more like a mildly hopped pale ale than an IPA. Tea like herbal qualities with a hint of grapefruit comes through with a balancing maltiness.
Taste: Moderately dry with a lot of floral tones and hints of generic citrus are the big flavors. Some generic malt sweetness is noted, mildly nutty as well. This drinks more like a pale ale than an IPA. Not bad, but not enticing.
Palate: Full-bodied with moderate carbonation.
Overall: This isn’t a bad IPA, but it’s definitely not able to compete with the slew of new top tier ones. I would drink this if given to me, but I wouldn’t buy this.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HoppyScallywag (31) - Butler, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 28, 2014
golden color...Nicely carbonated. not a ton of flavor at first but the palate builds up nicely. it's a nicely executed ipa. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
paulocerto (17) - BRAZIL - MAR 15, 2014
Aroma de pão doce bem pronunciado, que se mantém no gosto em menor intensidade. Uma IPA light. Amargor no retrogosto. Uma boa cerveja.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AndySnow (2469) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 23, 2014
How: Draught.
Where: Oliver Twist, Stockholm.
Appearance: Hazy amber colour with a small white head.
Aroma: Hops, fruit, caramel.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Hops, grapefruit, citrus. Bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
danielyabu (1087) - União da Vitória, BRAZIL - FEB 16, 2014
huge creamy frothy offwhite head. excellent lacing. mostly diminishing. clear average dark yellow body. aroma: caramel, heavy hoppy, grass, orange. if: moderate sweet light bitter. ff: moderate sweet heavy bitter; long duration. palate: medium body, oily texture, lively carbonation, metallic finish. Dulçor de caramelo. Amargor lupulado e de casca de laranja. Refrescante. Sabor na média. Se destaca pelo paladar. 130 s

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mmill527 (63) - Wisconsin, USA - FEB 13, 2014
Lets call this one an "IPA Light" It has IPA characteristics, just not much of them. Drinkable and fair, but nothing I would buy again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
crossovert (6352) - Illinois, USA - FEB 12, 2014
Pretty mundane ipa especially for a west coaster, frequently lingers on shelves.

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