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RATINGS: 968   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   IBU: 55   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Diego (79) - San Diego, California, USA - JUN 14, 2002
I am (once again) sipping as I’m writing. I think I possibly just discovered my favorite beer. I love the strong hoppiness and the rich body. Great bite and nice aroma and...I love the label. Very 1920’s. This IPA is the best beer I’ve tasted in a very long time. Run out and get it if you can. I found my bottle at Trader Joes.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
DeadGuyFrank (347) - http://westchesterbeer.com, USA - SEP 24, 2007
Delicious fruity and hoppy - similiar to Smuttynose IPA Despite being so damn hoppy it is very drinkable. Cheers to the North Coast Brewery!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
nathan30533 (943) - Clifton, Ohio, USA - OCT 29, 2011
Ice cold and bottled. Smell is of floral notes. Good hoppy aroma and the taste is sweet and smooth. Wonderful golden color not dark IPA. Good brew. Would recommend.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
pricey290483 (729) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 2, 2014
really really enjoyed this bottle of beer from utobeer quite hoppy very easy to drink you could have quite a few easily they go down really well you have to get this beer if you find it

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ordybill (936) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - JUN 10, 2015
Poured from a 12 OZ bottle into a pint glass Aroma- Has a nice malt and fruit aroma Appearance- Pours a murky golden amber with a nice off-white head Taste- Hops come through nicely, with some malt as a backup. very flavorful Palate- A medium bodied beer with moderate carbonation. This beer has a crisp finish. Overall- A really enjoyable beer, I will drink this again.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jeremyd365 (124) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - JUL 12, 2008
Poors a medium-high bodied copper with a decent head on it. The hops waft up from this baby high avove the glass--mmm! It’s slightly bitter and citrusy on the palate and just taste mostly of pure hops, perhaps with some caramel. The hops are pleasingly bitter on the back of the throat and it’s full flavor hits you. Although heavy it’s still a very drinkible beer, and a superb IPA. Would definitely get it again. (not sure why this one has so many low-ish ratings--I didn’t find this brew weak in neither scent nor flavor!)

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mkel07 (4666) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - SEP 22, 2011
355ml bottle. Deep orange almost copper colour with a big fluffy light tan head, looks big and bold. Hoppy aroams burst from the glass, piney and floral. The flavour is every bit as good as the look and the aroma and carries a full mouthfeel and a flavour that stays around on the palate.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
davidm (2016) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - MAY 28, 2011
Bottle. Great beer, very hoppy. Aromas of grass, caramel, and hints of butter. Taste is bitter, with long length. Palate is velvety, and medium bodied. Amber, with a frothy head.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jon123 (36) - Emmaus, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 21, 2003
Good IPA. Pours out of the bottle with a perfect head and nice carmel color. As expected, hops are in abundance but this is what I prefer in a beer. One of my favorite IPA's!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
beer4president (17) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - MAY 2, 2004
Maybe its just me, but after driving for 2 hours on the coast highway last summer the North Coast Brewery was a site for soar eyes. I love IPA’s so i had a couple pints and it was well worth the drive.

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