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RATINGS: 725   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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An outstanding hop from New Zealand, Nelson Sauvin, is generously used throughout the brewing and dry-hopping of this unique beer. European rye is added for a smooth, malty addition to flavor. 1.065 OG 7%ABV


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mR_fr0g (8934) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 25, 2016
Draft at city beer store. Translucent golden yellow coloured pour with a sticky white head. Aroma is big nelson Hoo, tropical fruit, grapes and burnt clutch. Flavour is composed of burnt grass, zesty lemon, burnt pineapple, light grape, resin. Big nelson character. Palate is medium bodied. Highish carbonation. Solid. IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Maarten1993 (931) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - JAN 24, 2016
Drank with Thijs at Waalwijk 24-1-2016. Nice, bitter, really fresh and good-to-drink IPA. Thanks Robert for the gift :).

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hackobock (3427) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 23, 2016
January 23, 2016. Bottle, best before June 18, 2016. The label says brewed and bottled by Alpine Beer Company so I assume itís the original version.
Hazy golden with a medium sized white head. Aroma is fruity and hoppy with mango, pineapple, gooseberries, lemon some pine and grapes. Taste is light to medium sweet, juicy, soft medium grassy bitterness. Finish is slightly dry grassy bitterness and light sweet with lots of juicy tropical fruits with some lemon, grapes and gooseberry notes as well. Medium bodied, smooth, slightly dry texture, soft to average carbonation.
Great juicy, hoppy and drinkable IPA.

Original rating.
July 26, 2015. On tap at RattleíNíHum.
8-4-8-4-16=40

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
OrthoDoc (175) - South Carolina, USA - JAN 21, 2016
Unfiltered and hazy golden yellow. Possibly best smelling IPA Iíve had. Super juicy and lots of grapefruit. Taste is grapefruit, ideal bitterness, and slightly sweet. Super crisp abs refreshing with medium light mouthfeel and dry finish. Top 3 IPAís Iíve had. Similar to fresh Lagunitas Sucks but better. Green flash is reproducing this one well at least. World class beer! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
wlajwl (5686) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - JAN 21, 2016
Aroma is fruit, berries and a slight spicy undertones. The flavor is hops/Nelson/mild hop resin, berries, mild sweetness and a rather dry/medium bitter finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
decaturstevo (5757) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - JAN 21, 2016
Hazy yellow pour with white head. Aroma is light lemon zest and a touch of resin. Flavor is light sweet malt start with a floral citrus bitter. Smooth carbonation. clean crisp easy to drink refreshing

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DuffMan (9500) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 20, 2016
Guest tap @ Green Flash. Hazy yellow, lasting lacy white head. Big green hop character, some gooseberry and cat pee, restrained malt sweetness, extremely bitter finish. Fantastic.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drjay44 (3374) - Salida, Colorado, USA - JAN 14, 2016
651 ml. bottle. BBD 24 May 16. Pours a medium, well retained, off white head, with slight lacing over a hazy yellow (SRM 3) body......nose is pine, resin, citrus peel from the hops, hints of toasted malts, balance to the hops.....taste is mildly floral honey sweet, with light pine, hints of resin, mild citrus, slight allium, rye, becoming moderately bitter, balance to the hops......mouth feel, medium slightly sticky body, minimal alcohol, moderate carbonation. Even though it was brewed with a "down under" hop, this is very "left coast in style. The aromas and flavors of the hops are quite excellent, with just enough malt character, with the rye addition to almost balance the hops. BJCP 9/3/16/4/7

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tmoreau (3628) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - JAN 13, 2016
On tap at Lunar Brewing Co. and 12 oz. dispensed to a Czech-pils glass, displaying a hazed, light gold color, with a frothy layer of white head foam that slowly diminished, leaving a sheet-like coating of lacing on the glass. The nose was expressively dank and citrusy, with notes of lemon & grapefruit, a bit of cattiness, and light grass & greenery. Medium bodied, with decent carbonation, the taste added a lingering citrus & rind-like bitterness, along with some tartness. Rye influence was negligible, but found this single hopped IPA to be quite tasty. Recall past familiarity with this hop used in combination with others, but first time as the star. Gives the style a fresh variation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SpringsLicker (3442) - Tennessee, USA - JAN 12, 2016
Hazy lemon yellow pour ith a big frothy white head. looks like a witbier. Hop aroma that has light pine and some lemony citrus. The flavor has light bitterness on the front and some malt sweetness coming in to join the bitterness in the finish. Very drinkable, well balanced IPA.


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