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RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
Municipal IPA is an all-Crystal ale, giving it a floral aroma and slightly spicy flavor. Well-balanced and refreshing, itís everything we think a good IPA should be."

NobleSquirrel's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
NobleSquirrel (3438) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 25, 2013
Bottles shared by the Ale Syndicate guys. Pours a paler gold, good clarity. White head. Nose is fresh hops, kind of old school. Citrus and resin, toasty malt. Straightforward, in a good way. Low floral. On tasting, sharp and overbearing bitterness. Medium-low sweetness. Crisp and clean but the bitterness is too aggressive/harsh. Tone that back and the balance will come together.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ThirstyBird (2390) - Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 6, 2016
Pours a golden yellow with a hint of haze and a cream colored head. The smell is toasted grain, tangerine. The taste is as it smells with a dry yeasty end. Light with average carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zeswaft (1533) - Charleston, South Carolina, USA - DEC 29, 2015
Bottle. Amber copper color. Aroma and flavor of grapefruit hops. The profile is very similar to GI Honkers but turned up a notch. Flavor grows on you but not the bitterness. Not too shabby.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Cousin_Larry (767) - - DEC 26, 2015
Taste is pine, floral, grass. Not much of an aroma to be honest. Palate is a nice thin body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Strykzone (6036) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - DEC 17, 2015
12 ounce bottle. A murky amber brown beer that has a full one finger layer of off white foam. Nice lacing. A nice fruity aroma. Citrus and tropical. Complex fruit is tasted early. Moderate bitterness. Some tartness in that bitterness. There is some spiciness that is like rye-lite. It is just a little bit juicy. Decent stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fraternie (958) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 19, 2015
Nothing to complain about here, this is a sessionable IPA with a balanced malt profile of light caramel and floral citrus notes. Finishes with a backbone of mildly spicy hops. Feels a bit thin for the style, but easy-drinking and pleasant.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
thegreenrooster (3722) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - SEP 2, 2015
Pour is a clear copper with a large white head. Aroma is plenty of fruity hop aromas. Flavor is again a nice fruity hop with some caramel malt in the backround that stays out of the way. Decent but nothing overly exciting. I donít know what hops are used and they are just kind of there instead of bringing more of a juicy hop to the forefront.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
commonshawn (796) - Minnesota, USA - AUG 3, 2015
Tap at Millerís in Chicago. Copper with medium white head. Crisp and clean aroma. Nice balance, not too hoppy. Some malt finish. Well balanced tasty beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rosskyle (318) - - AUG 3, 2015
Golden red color with a white head. Hops and malt aroma. Balanced but more malt than expected. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dwm1034 (721) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 24, 2015
DRAFT at Pasta Bowl on Clark on walk home...definite floral nose; interesting smooth taste; very drinkable. Went well with the capellini and clams...nice finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pablo951 (559) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 18, 2015
Had it in tap on at Owen and Engine. Pours a soft orange hue with a thin white whisper of a head, not much of nothing of an aroma , with a better Tanguay above-average shitty taste. Eh, it will get you drunk.

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