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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.28/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   IBU: 36   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The Ypsi Gypsy contains mostly pale malts for a light body and lower alcohol beer. Hop bitterness is balanced by several late additions of Cascade and Centennial hops which give this beer a fruity citrusy hop flavor and a beautiful hop aroma.
Seasonality: August to March


2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Lutz2jm (145) - North Carolina, USA - OCT 6, 2014
Slightly hazy gold pour with a white head. Aromas of peach hops and pineapple. Taste is slight malt more hops. Something on the back end is a little off putting and a little rubberish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ferris (4995) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 11, 2014
Draft - Sweet malts and grapefruit. Hazy gold with a nice white head. Sweet grapefruit and pithy bitterness. Solid APA.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
czar (4687) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 6, 2014
pours hazy bright yellow with a nice creamy white head, good retention and lacing. spicy citrus, grapefruit, lean pale fruity maltiness - orange skin, touch of sulfur and carbonic acid, hint of honey. soda pop carbonation, light body - slightly watery, dry if not harsh chalky-spicy-citrusy-piney finish. palately disturbing. nice hop features though.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BOSSbrewer (1980) - Arkansas, USA - AUG 4, 2014
From a bottle in Grand Haven MI. Pours a slightly hazy amber with a thin white head. Somewhat hoppy and crisp. Very nice beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
lundqu23 (13) - - APR 26, 2014
Citrusy hop aroma. Nice golden color with good clarity. Balanced malt to hop which balances the boundaries of a hop. Light lingering bitterness and nicely carbonated for the flavor. West coast style.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrownALEx (281) - Portland, Michigan, USA - APR 9, 2014
Drinkable, light hop taste. Cloudy burnt orange color. Nice head with adequate lacing. Might get again just not for awhile.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
paintedmaple (445) - Fenton, Michigan, USA - JAN 14, 2014
A barely OK APA...drinkable, however nothing that I would go for again. A follow taster described it as "perfumed" and gave his beer away to someone that could stomach it. I didn’t think it was that bad, but Arbor Brewing has been very disappointing and this is no exception.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Onslow (1210) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - NOV 13, 2013
Pour from a 12 oz bottle. SLightly pale amber brew with thick white head. Aroma of citrus and pine, not very strong but nice. Thinner palate. Weak malt taste at the start followed by a moderate degree of citrus and pine hops. Ends with little to no flourish. Leaves me thinking this could have been a really good APA but it was made too weak and watery. But still - light and refreshing and probably a nice gateway brew for macro fans.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
koleminer20 (744) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - OCT 20, 2013
12 oz bottle. Pours a hazy gold with a thick white head, that fades to a nice film on the top of the beer. The lacing is thick and beautiful. The aroma is heavy on hops, with citrus and piney notes, a little more hoppy than I'd expect out of a low ABV pale ale. The flavor is also quite hoppy, but I'd like the citrus and piney notes to come through a little more than they do. The finish is light, smooth, and dry ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rumproasts (3232) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - OCT 9, 2013
tap. golden with small head. very mild malt base with moderate hops. good citrus/orange character.


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