RateBeer
overall
98
98
style
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
available

on tap
common

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 85   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.77   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our flagship IPA is a well-balanced yet aggressive West Coast IPA that showcases Yakima Valley hops at their finest. Late additions of Simcoe®, Citra®, Ahtanum™, and Mosaic® give this beer its complex citrus, fruity, and floral aroma and flavor. Named for a unique piece of farm equipment that removes hop vines from the trellis during the annual hop harvest, Topcutter IPA delivers loads of hoppiness all year long. - See more at: http://www.balebreaker.com/beer/detail.html?varietyid=1#sthash.4gWdeMkF.dpuf


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mysticbrew (68) - - JUN 30, 2015
Pours golden yellow with a stable white head. The aroma is floral and citrus with a subtle malt. Flavor is malt, citrus and subtle spice. Finishing crisp with a refreshing hop bite. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
wchesser (1430) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUN 26, 2015
Orange gold. Subdued nose of bitter citrus and slightly dank hops. Bitter pine and orange citrus. Solid and just what you’d expect.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bartzilla (565) - La Mesa, California, USA - JUN 25, 2015
This is a great find from a supermarket in Spokane. Dare I say that this almost tastes like Grapefruit Scuplin? I’m sure a side by side might dispel that, but this is really a nice blast of citrus with a super clean finish. I got lucky. I’m not the type that whips out the phone to scope a beer in the supermarket before I buy it. I figured luck of the gamble in a random city for work. Great stuff.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
psymaestro (7) - - JUN 11, 2015 does not count
Fantastic IPA with great citrus and floral. Nice malt to balance this beer as well.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
knickskicks (879) - - MAY 21, 2015
Orange pour, off-white head. Nose is piney fresh hops, tropical fruits. Taste is resin, pine, sweet, lasting bitter soapy finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ontape (466) - Valley Village, California, USA - MAY 20, 2015
Can to glass. Bangin’ PNW IPA. Citra is obvious but it’s balanced nicely by the other hops. In fact, everything is well balanced here -- major hop punch but super drinkable and clean. Heard a lot about this beer and it was all that.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Yazapapa (9) - - MAY 19, 2015 does not count
Just a wonderful IPA. A little thin bodied given the almost 7% alcohol content. If you like a grapefruit citrus crushable IPA, this thing is wonderful. Does not deviate from the hop heritage. The only issue is the small can this one came in!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
Capa (2262) - Kitsap, Washington, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Medium copper with a white head. Floral and citrus fruit aroma with a decent sweet undertone. Body is a tad thin for 6.8%. Flavor is full on citrus fruit hop, medium floral notes that just can’t seem to escape the grasp of the citrus, and a solid sweet note that keeps this one grounded. Finish is nicely bitter. A very well brewed IPA in the standard PNW IPA mold. Worthy of a sixer purchase.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheEpeeist (3520) - Media, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 9, 2015
12 oz can. Clear orange with a clingy white head. Nose is mango, dough, toffee and light pine. Medium body with a buzz and a resiny finish. Taste is melon, pine and grapefruit pith.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
markoijelena (1040) - Belgrade, SERBIA - APR 20, 2015
Can 0.355l at the 7th Belgrade Beer Tasting all together finally.Taste with Alberto, Matt and Vlada.07.04.2015.Thank you luttonm for bringing this very fresh can to us.Pour it cloudy golden color with small white head.Taste and aroma of malt, herbal feel again, grapefruit, smooth note for this brewery again.Good carbonation.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50