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Originally brewed in 1975 to commemorate Paul Revere's ride, this brew is a heavily hopped ale (Cascade hops) with a copper color and a hoppy nose.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TChrome (1400) - Bedford, Texas, USA - JUN 10, 2003
This is the everyman's everyday IPA. Not too extreme to drive away open minded beer drinkers. This beer pours up a massive white head. Light golden in hue, the beer smells of floral hops. The flavor backs up the aroma. Moderate hops. A good beer.

3.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
smoosh (535) - New Albany, Indiana, USA - JUN 7, 2003
Bottle: deep golden color with a white head. The aroma is terrific - very fruity. Now maybe the bottle I had (purchased as a single) had been there a while and was stale, but it just did not knock me out as I expected. Maybe I just prefer my IPA's from a bit further up the coast.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ross (2052) - weddington, North Carolina, USA - JUN 6, 2003
a good beer, even better off the tap. pretty bitter, lots of bite, good flavor. an awesome brew second to only anchor steam.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
winterlager (101) - Orchard Park, New York, USA - JUN 1, 2003
Amber color, heavenly hops. Citrus tastes but that just seem to compliment those wonderful hops and keep you wanting more. Very good pale ale...

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
shaeffbser (70) - Vail, Colorado, USA - MAY 31, 2003
golden color. hoopy citrus aroma. citrus and hopy taste. palate good carb but nothing special.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BBB63 (5743) - La Porte, Indiana, USA - MAY 30, 2003
Dark amber color, some head and okay lacing, medium-bodied. Citrus, floral, bittersweet chocolate are aromas I detected. The taste has a grapefruit like tartness countered by a tactile sweetness. Well balanced, nice lingering aftertaste that not bitter. Top notch IPA!

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BierBauch (784) - Cape Coral Waterfront Wonderland, Florida, USA - MAY 30, 2003
Nice deep amber color with small head even with a heavy pour. Lacing is minimal but consistent to the finish. This is a nice rich IPA and seems a little heavier than others. Cascade hops obvious from the get-go and a great malt/hop balance. I found this full bodied for it's style.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
happy4hops (376) - Bel Air, Maryland, USA - MAY 27, 2003
UPDATED: OCT 4, 2004 Batch 4L7(7-31-04).Pours out a solid orange/ golden w/a nice head that quickly dissipates into some decent lacing..The taste of this beer is wonderful.This one is a bit more quafable than most IPAs IMO.Can't stop buying regardless of price.The aroma is a nice amount of englishy malts met with a decent amount of fresh Cascade hops.This is one finely tuned very enjoable IPA(more of the English nature)I personally think Stone's IPA reminds me of a heavier hopped version of this great ale.Alot of times people probly end up with old bottles, because of the price and a tricky bottle dating scheme.Just know the first number represents the last number of the year,middle letter represents the month(Y=May,U=June, L=July, and G=August, the other months represent themselves by the first letter,it's whack but I get it now...An american classic.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
CEZ (396) - Milano, ITALY - MAY 19, 2003
WOW! This was both the first american micro and the first IPA I had in my life! And I must say, a great one it was! Hazy golden colour. Rich, attractive head. Aroma is surprising: strong, sweet and yet fresh, with caramel and orange notes dominating. Taste is slightly bitter, but mellows into a delicious fruity flavor (grapes). Body is medium. Finish is definitely dry. Superb! I was expecting something like "Revenge Of The Hops", but the brew seems pretty balanced to me. Perfect for my taste.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aggie80 (785) - Michigan, USA - MAY 17, 2003
Reasonable head and okay lacing. I liked the hop tank that was the main notable feature of this brew


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