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RATINGS: 643   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.96/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Our original single IPA made with Simcoe and Amarillo hops “in harmony.” 1.065 OG 45 IBU 7%ABV

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
gvmdw7 (188) - California, USA - DEC 19, 2012
Poured a light amber color. Looked very light for an IPA. Smelled of pine and citrus but it also had a little skunky aroma. Tasted of the same, but had a bitter bite that went away quickly. The carbonation level was pretty high.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nearbeer (4381) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - NOV 23, 2015
22 oz. bb 20 Apr 2016. Big bright aroma jumps out of the bottle: evergreen resin, tangerine zest, pineapple and flowery honey. Taste is just as bold with the same mix plus some dried green herb thrown in for good measure. Near-medium body has medium carbonation and a dry-hop bias that provides a nice counter to the ample malt body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
LinusStick (3052) - Moon Twp, suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 23, 2015
Decent run of the mill IPA. Aroma was catty with pine and earth. Pour was a medium light gold with a one finger white head. Taste was decent. Very malt forward with burnt caramel dominating the flavor. The simcoe hops were big in the finish with that cattiness lingering alongside the malt. Nice carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tmoreau (3138) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - NOV 22, 2015
On tap at Lunar Brewing Co. and shaker served, displaying a slightly hazed, orangey gold color, with a healthy layer of soft white head foam that changed to rocky persistence, and wavy cling to the lacing. The nose was expressive grapefruit, some pit fruit, lightly dank, with a little resin & sweetness, and light breadiness to the malt. A bit better than medium bodied, with fair carbonation, the taste was similar notes as the aroma, including a pronounced earthy & rind-like bitterness that lingered long, and alcohol presence that wasn’t necessarily warming, but pleasantly noticeable. Well put together IPA.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
CletusVanDamme (3) - North Vancouve, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 21, 2015 does not count
Our original single IPA made with Simcoe and Amarillo hops “in harmony.” 1.065 OG 45 IBU 7%ABV ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
SpongeRuiner (1006) - Michigan, USA - NOV 20, 2015
On tap at The Oak. A golden orange color. White lacing. Big tropical nose. Fantastic fruity flavor. Great hoppy flavor. Solid bitterness. Good stuff.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dagimp (859) - Philly, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 19, 2015
from a .5l bottle into a pint glass. Pours a nice copper color with lots of frothy white head. no date on the Green Flash bottle. Pine and grass aroma. Mouthfeel is medium with slightly too much carb. Taste is pretty generic actually. nothing really popped out. Kinda bitter with muddled mix of pine, wood, skunk and resin. Eh, not great at all. and way overpriced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Stine (1713) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 17, 2015
Lightly misty clementine hue. Uninspiring first take from the aroma. Stale florals, hay, grapefruit pith, sweetened iced tea. A pinch of lemon, possibly yuzu. Aggressive, unwieldy, dated blend, with papery caramel sweetness and hamster cage earthy hops. The perfumed, pithy grapefruit, and dry caramel flavor leaves the same impression. Sticky, brusque texture, dirty cookie dough like malts, cardboard intimation. Perfumed, lemon verbena finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
alobar (3208) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 15, 2015
Pours straw yellow with white foamy head. Aroma of pine, grass, passion fruit, and caramel. Extremely flavorful with passion fruit, pine, caramel, and some grass. Most excellent!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
mambossa (172) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - NOV 14, 2015
After becoming well-acquainted with my new best buddy, Nelson, it was only proper to give this brew a chance. Pours a gently hazy orange-gold, clingy head with tiny bubbles. Nose of a familiar and fond prickly, resiny pine and syrupy ripe fruit (assumingly the Simcoe), underneath the higher notes of lemon rind and flowers (of course, Amarillo). Flavor is astounding. I’ve never tasted these hops so prominently and definitively, yet seamlessly married, as if these two hops could not stand alone without the other. A lot of ripe sticky fruit from the Simcoe, but that familiar near-candy like lemon from Amarillo (immediately recalling the classic Gumballhead). Among these two hemispheres, pine sap and bright flowery notes appear here and there, much like a blooming melody sung by this duet. Not to mention a forgiving, endearingly gentle linger. I know I seem like I’m reaaaally smoking Alpine’s pole right now, but they are making IPAs the way they really ought to be made...and, quite frankly, making them much better than the most esteemed heads out there.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
milewide (1816) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - NOV 12, 2015
Top notch hop blend! Aroma, taste and bitterness. No alcohol taste. Light orange color with average head.

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