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RATINGS: 81   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84/5   IBU: 99   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
A full-blown “West Coast” IPA chocked full of sticky hop resins. Melrose is brewed with American 2-row malt and a touch of Canadian “honey” malt to accentuate the tropical and citrusy flavors of the Simcoe and Amarillo hops. This beer is generously dry hopped for an over-the-top aromatic experience.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
alexandersh (196) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - JUL 19, 2013
Tap at Beachwood; could see the quality, but not quite my style. Aroma of fruit, slightly sour, with a varied hop profile. Alot of grapefruit and citrus in the flavor.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bartlebier (2820) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - NOV 26, 2015
66cl fresh from sourcedly share by oldmanriver, thanksgivingyou very much. - Squeezed-hop juice fresher than fresh pine resins and grapefruit pith in aroma, laying down the law of expectations for the taste: a one-track minded, one-trick pony of hop engineering, with all wafer-thin biscuit malts thinned out and brewed to the background to make the hops shine. A masterpiece of monothematic dedication to West Coast blank hoppiness (mainly citrus and pinewood resins and juices) if there ever was one, a true precise palate cleaner for a glass, palate ruiner, for a bomber. Like an upscale Asian dish, infused with Thai basil and lemongrass, straight and to the point, no beating around the bush.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ernesto987 (4965) - Arizona, USA - NOV 10, 2015
bomber, great IPA. tons of citrus, grapefruit and moderate-moderate light malt sweetness, moderate-moderate light bitterness at the finish, well made.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rlgk (15334) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 1, 2015
Draught at Beachwood BBQ, Long Beach California. Clear golden beer with a nice lasting offwhite head. Hoppy pine and citrus aroma, grapes, peach, mango, pine apples, herbal notes, some caramel and orange zest. Hoppy pine and mango flavor, quite bitter, orange zest, peach, pine apples, some lemon juice. Full bodied with a distinct pine and mango finish. Superb IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jercraigs (9070) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 31, 2015
2015-10-24. Very hazy dark orange body, nice frothy beige head. 3+ Aroma is moderately hoppy, lightly green, muddled but pleasant citrus. 7+ Flavour is similar with moderate citrus character throughout, green leafy hop notes. 7+ Smooth average plus bodied palate. Tasty. 7/3/7/3/15+ Cask Days 2015, Toronto.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
robinvboyer (3698) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 31, 2015
Cask days 2015. Straight forward west coast ipa. Huge notes of citrus, pine and fresh hop comes. Medium to high bitterness, a real palette thrasher. Good stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarcoDL (3219) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 27, 2015
Draft at Beachwood. Aroma of caramel, pine and peach. Taste of pine, citrus, mild caramel and dry grass. Good IPA, but a little less harsh pine would have made it great.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BelgianBeerGal (3500) - Panama City, Florida, USA - OCT 22, 2015
Draft at the Long Beach location on the waiter's advice. Clear gold color with bubbly carbonation and a white head with thick lacing. Classic IPA aroma with a great mix of citrus fruit and pine. The flavor starts with some pine, switches to sweet grapefruit and finishes with pithy, resinous bitterness. Bold but good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
IrishBoy (4002) - Bakersfield, California, USA - JUL 13, 2015
Bomber from Bevmo Bakersfield dated 06 01 15 Nose is pine with a little citrus and a hint of mangoes. Clear light orange with a medium off white head. Flavor is bitter with tropical fruity notes. Pretty good tasting IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DuffMan (8323) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 7, 2015
Bottle, shared on the bus at RBSG. Hazy golden, lemon and light perfume (citronella), light pine, nettles. Sweet doughy malts, crushing bitterness. I really liked the aromatics here, but the bitterness could be tamed a little to allow this to brighten up. Still excellent though.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Marheb (3536) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 3, 2015
Profil aromatique simple mais tellement électrique, terreux, florale, orangé. Le corps est résineux côte ouest avec une franche amertume, trop facile.

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