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RATINGS: 608   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.02   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
glkaiser (1214) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAY 2, 2010
22oz bottle. Amazing aroma of spicy hops jumps out of the glass. Simply fantastic and bright hop aroma. The hop flavor in the taste is more subdued, and the dominating trait is a lightly resinous cereal malt sweetness with the rye sticking out. Taste is still very nice, just doesn’t live up to the promise from the aroma.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
markducommun (410) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 1, 2015
Clear yellow gold, white head. Melon, pine, light hay. Quite bitter, light sweetness. Medium body, longer bitter finish, quite clean. Excellent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Westchesterco (1390) - mclean, Virginia, USA - JUL 29, 2015
On draft at Pizza Paradiso in Alexandria The color is a clear gold with a white head. The aroma is citrus and the taste Is a bitter grapefruit with some hints of orange and finishes Bitter

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Iphonephan (4491) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JUL 29, 2015
On draft at Pizza Paradiso in Georgetown. Pours a hazy gold with a white head. Fruity citrus nose. Flavors of orange, tropical fruits and grapefruit zest. Juicy mouthfeel. Bitter finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DCLawyer (1866) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUL 29, 2015
32oz growler from Dominion Wine & Beer, then draft goblets at Spacebar. Hazy orange-gold with small white head. Aroma and taste are full of fresh juicy floral, citrus, and pine hops. Great balance of sweetness and bitterness, awesome flavor. Delicious.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
GenDV138 (3367) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUL 28, 2015
9 oz pour on draft at Spacebar into a goblet. Thanks DCLawyer for the heads up! Aromas of citrus, floral, light pine. Tastes of grapefruit citrus, floral, pine, hop oils. Medium body with a dry finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
GenkiGonzo (619) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JUL 28, 2015
Draught at GBF Shibuya. Almost clear pale gold with a small tight head. Aroma is a huge hit of fresh hops with some lemon. Incredibly fresh and light. Loads of hop flavour without breaking your palate. What a beer!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gachupines (1074) - USA - JUL 26, 2015
Hazy golden color with a thick white head. Aroma is mild, floral hops. Flavor is crisp, fruity hops with a clean finish. Very drinkable while remaining flavorful. Hops are present but slightly understated. Perfect summer IPA. Wife: 4.25

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Imaena (2083) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUL 22, 2015
Bottle. This is a killer IPA with such incredible hop depth - not tounge blistering - just balanced.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mixmasterob (970) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUL 18, 2015
Growler from Stout Brothers. Murky golden pour with a frothy white head, good lace on the glass. Aroma was citrus, white grapes, lemon, earthy. Flavors came thru with lots of white wine, citrus, earthy, spicy hops. Lingering white wine, grape finish with more bitterness than Duet. Earthy rye malt presence among the wonderful hop flavors. Impressive stuff. Fun and interesting hop.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MadRobin (2392) - Silver Spring, USA - JUL 17, 2015
On tap at Lost Dog Cafe in Merrifield, VA. Clear, dark yellow with a fine, off-white head and excellent lacing. Aroma of tropical fruit, grapefruit, grass, green onion, biscuits and lemon. Taste of guava, citrus, chardonnay, grass, green onions, pineapple and biscuits. Medium/full body and medium/low carbonization. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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