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RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65   IBU: 51   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A big, bold hop-forward west coast style IPA. The malt character is subdued to showcase a blend of Simcoe, Amarillo, and Centennial Hops creating a lingering dry finish with notes of pine, grapefruit, and apricot.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
HonkeyBra (3797) - Lemont, Illinois, USA - AUG 12, 2015
On tap at the brewpub. Pours an orangish amber with a medium white head. Bright, citrus and tropical fruit aroma. Flavor is a rich expression of hop fruitiness. Grapefruit, citrus rind, and tropical fruit. Medium honey and bread malt. Medium bodied, lively carbonation. On tap, this is unbelievable. Wonderful IPA.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
arminjewell (8673) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - AUG 10, 2015
Pour on tap at HopCat, hazy orange pour with white head, aroma brought notes of orange, pine, slight grass into a bit of earth, touch of spice notes into a hint of lemon. Taste was a mix of pine, orange, grapefruit into a bit of caramel, bread, some slight fruity notes, spice, finishing bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
njager246 (604) - grand rapids, Michigan, USA - FEB 21, 2015
On tap, Pine and citrus aroma, taste is similar a little mild for a west coast IPA...

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ColovianTrader (427) - - DEC 30, 2014
Moderate floral hop bitterness, with notes of citrus peel, grains, resin, lemon, pine and faint yeast. Felt a bit lighter than expected but works nicely.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bigtaster (817) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - NOV 28, 2014
From bottle in pint glass, pale orange, yellow color. White head. Nice head. Oranges, hey, grapefruit, grass, mango. Medium light body, oranges and tropical fruit, some caramel, mostly sweet finish, slight hint of butter flavors.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
merc7186 (2607) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Aroma: Piney, Peaches Appearance: Amber/Golden Straw Hue, Passes Some Light, White Head Ring, Mild Lacing Taste: Piney, Citrus, Peaches Mouthfeel: Decent Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Drying, Mildly Bitter

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mark_Eck (1225) - - SEP 5, 2014
Draft. Pours a light golden color. Aroma and taste are grapefruits, citrus, and some pine.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BOSSbrewer (2707) - Arkansas, USA - AUG 12, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours a golden amber with one finger of head. Wonderful citrus - mainly grapefruit - aroma. Flavor is malt and grapefruit. Really nice. Medium bodied really nice beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nate (3827) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 4, 2014
On tap at Graydon’s Crossing. Nice fruity hop aroma, aromatic and light sweetness. Carbonic gaseousness. Peach and apricot. Pale golden clear with haze, topped with thin lacing head. Medium body with medium-high carbonation. Nice IPA. Caramel, biscuit for sweetness, and hoppy notes with grapefruit and apricot. Big hoppy bitter after.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (9683) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 2, 2014
Surprisingly tasty IPA. Orange hops and grabs you and its very drinkable. Recent bottle from Champane Cellars.


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