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RATINGS: 58   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   IBU: 118   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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A frontal assault on the American IPA style that features not only the classic American Cascade and Chinook hops, but two of the new “Super Cascade” varieties in both the kettle and in the dry hop. Dried and ground orange peel is added to the whirlpool to deliver a citric bittering that sets HopApeel apart from the masses.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Danyel (1240) - Colorado, USA - MAR 24, 2015
Bottle. Pours hazy deep orange with off white head. Aroma of sweet oranges, citrus, caramel. Taste is medium bodied, rich malty backbone with bitter finish, very nutty, high carbonation. Overall, okay.

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
gsmitty80 (1902) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 8, 2015
I think this was a better big pale ale than it is rated as. Big floral aromas and a heavy and thick hop taste with high alcohol makes this beer very enjoyable.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
matty (235) - Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 7, 2015
12 oz. bottle. Pours a hazy orange color with a white 1" head. Aroma is of a faint citrus aroma, like orange. Medium body, taste of an IPA with a slightly malt overtone. Finish is slightly bitter. Ok, but not awful. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
lukedarock (233) - Howell, Michigan, USA - MAR 5, 2015
Looks good burnt orange smells of light hops maybe citrus here and there, flavor is soft but still hoppy, somehow this works well not too bad overall slightly above average

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
DialSquare (3111) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - FEB 11, 2015
12oz bottle from Kroger in Grandview. Copper pour with a huge foamy white head. Aroma of orange, pine, grass, trees, little bready. Tastes are toasted malts, earthy, herbal, orange peel. Eh, ok.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
demitriustown (1107) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - FEB 7, 2015
12 oz bottle: Aroma has got a nice hop note with a bit of orange mixed in. Appearance is a golden amber with a thick white head that diminishes slowly. Taste has got some nice upfront hops with an orange peel note throughout. Palate is medium to high carbonation with a lingering hop and citrus aftertaste. Overall, Decent stuff. I would buy it again. Cheers!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
patrick767 (3689) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - FEB 1, 2015
bottle - This brew has a fairly mild, citrusy, bready aroma. The flavor has some good hops though perhaps not as assertively bitter as many American IPAs. The citrus is there. It’s not as strong as I expected for the hops varietals and added orange peel. I’m not really picking up orange specifically. Fairly good beer overall.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stevesie (336) - - JAN 25, 2015
Burnt orange with a thin off white cap that cleaves to the perimeter, making for some decent lacing. Malty aroma with hints of damp cardboard. Malt-forward taste that smothers the hops. Had trouble detecting the orange peel, which is no great loss. Nice carbonation with a slightly oily feel. Solid bite toward the end when the bitterness comes through. Clinging, dirty aftertaste.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
miyauchi38 (508) - chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 9, 2015
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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DWestrick (459) - Ft Wayne, Indiana, USA - DEC 22, 2014
bottle. Pretty nice ipa. Something was off or perhaps it was old - have to try this one again


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