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RATINGS: 477   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.96   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Our original single IPA made with Simcoe and Amarillo hops “in harmony.” 1.065 OG 45 IBU 7%ABV


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheHOFF43 (1756) - Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA - JUN 24, 2013
Bottle, pours a very nice clear gold. Tons of grapefruit and citrus aroma and taste, well balanced and even more citrus on the tongue.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beergeek23322 (2340) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - OCT 16, 2014
10/15/204. On tap at the brewpub. Amber with a white head. Fresh hop aromas, floral notes, malt, pine, citrus. Bitter hop flavors, light caramel, bitter finish that lingers.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
AdiBeer (1354) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2014
Aroma: flowers, citrus fruits, grapefruit, grass. Appearance: light, almost clear gold, small, creamy, white head. Taste: medium bitter. Palate: bitters go away quickly, massive heavy, ripe fruits. Overall: massive IPA, very nice all around. Bottle from Alpine Brewery, Alpine.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jflopsu (580) - New Jersey, USA - OCT 13, 2014
Pours a clear gold. Has a strong citrus and floral hop aroma. Taste starts with a strong citrus hop bomb and has some pine. A nice bitter aftertaste but not overwhelming.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thorongil2 (1276) - , Ontario, CANADA - OCT 11, 2014
(tap) clear, honey amber colour with a small, white head; aroma of citrus, bit of roast; interesting, balanced flavour, like an ipa with a bit of stout mixed in; nice

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jonnyguns (998) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 8, 2014
On tap at City Beer San Fran. Pours hazy orange with a small off white head. Nose is orange, sweet citrus and some caramel. Taste is also quite sweet. Citrus, peach and a caramel finish. Could maybe do with a little more bitterness to even it out. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rejtable (1376) - Ontario, CANADA - OCT 4, 2014
Tap at encinitas ale house. Pours clear golden some head lots lacing. N’ose pine and fruit. Flav grapefruit pine light sweet fruit. Taste med bitter light sweet. Medium sticky body lively carb.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gad905 (80) - - SEP 27, 2014
Keg at Toronado SF. Slightly hazy burnished gold, head recedes to ring. Big sweet orange and caramel aroma, really nice intense citrus fruit. Tastes sweet caramel then biting bitterness, orange and more orange. Touches of melon, lemon, but mostly orange, in the best possible way. Lightish body, oily. Fantastic - been looking forward to trying my first Alpine.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Prufrockstar (1017) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 22, 2014
Draft at Lucky Baldwin’s, $8/pint. Pours clear and pale with some white head and a bit of spotty lacing. Aroma: tropical weed. For reals. I mean that in the best possible way. I’ve made a critical error, I can tell ... showing up early for this work "ice breaker" means I damn well may make a fool of myself later. But fuck it, I heard a voice saying "do it. Duet." Anyway, dry and hop driven. This is all about the hops. So dry, assertive bitterness, and so so nice. Medium+ body, oily texture, average carbonation, long lasting bitter finish. Overall: gonna order another, even if an $8 ipa is offensive to me.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
CanIHave4Beers (3321) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - SEP 14, 2014
Bottle, shared by saultbauls in a location remote to my dining room.
The beer pours a pale golden color with a good head and good lacing on the glass.

The aroma is fruity forward with a bit of pine and melon, some tropical fruit and a little touch of onion. Overall it’s aromatic, appetizing and just all around very hoppy.

The flavor is plenty bitter but balanced with a touch of honey character and a bunch of fruit forward happiness. Tropical fruit, herbal hops, pine and citrus are harmoniously balanced. The beer finishes perfectly dry.

One of the best IPAs I’ve had no doubt.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (5940) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 12, 2014
"Pretty solid brew! Two of my more liked varieties of hops play nicely off of each other. I can’t help comparing this to the awesomeness that is Nelson (especially since we just had a ridiculously good, ridiculously fresh one two days prior). Surprisingly, Nelson is the easy winner (4.4 bordering on 4.5, this is bordering on a 4.2+). That’s not a knock on this very very good IPA...Nelson is just that good. Citrus (mainly orange peel) are in the fore, great aroma, hoppy and bitter and fruity, but never overpowers, which is what Alpine does SO well. "


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