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Bear Republic Grandpa’s Homegrown 2013
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RATINGS: 6   MEAN: 3.6/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Wet hop IPA.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hapjydeuce (941) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 22, 2014
On tap at O’Briens in San Diego during their annual wet hop beer weekend in 2013; backlogged rating. Really tasty, sappy IPA. Not much in my old tasting notes, just my rating numbers...


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Phillies08Champs (694) - Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 14, 2014
Draft at Canal Street. Pours burnt lrange with slight head that fades but leaves some lacing. nose is orange, pale malt, mild pine. first sip is similar with orange jello and and bready notes and bbig citrus flavor. finish is nice caronation with mild lingering bitterness.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DougHnut70 (66) - Livermore, California, USA - JAN 22, 2014
Saw them hook up the keg Jan 10th @ the Alehouse . Poured very hazy orange with a white head. Very slight smells of a typical IPA - a little pine and tropical fruit. The taste was not like the smell. Earthy, iced tea, grassy (but not in a belgium beer way), with hints of spruce and a touch of sweetness. Thought about sending it back but it improved a little with temp and time. Medium body, dry finish. Almost like a good homebrew & didn’t taste like a 7.5%. Just not feeling it.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ReggieDunlap (3085) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 30, 2013
Pours a hazy orange/tan with a medium white head. Aroma has notes of tea and earthy hops...light citrus. Flavor follows suit...definitely more earthy and tea-like with only hints of citrus. Mouthfeel is medium and lively with a dry earthy/tea finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
skmikeg (921) - Poway, California, USA - NOV 10, 2013
On ta at Urge. Pours a medium orange with a one finger white head with a little lacing. Aroma is of citrus, grass, pine, herbal hops, dank weed, tropical fruits, and some sweet fruits. Taste is pretty similar to the aroma with some nice grassy and tangy tropical fruit notes. Has a medium body with a creamy mouthfeel and a semi dry, medium long, semi bitter finish. Overall, a tasty and drinkable wet hop IPA.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bb (6858) - Alamo, California, USA - NOV 7, 2013
Draft. Grandpa instead of grandma this year. Amber beer with a cream head. Grapefruit and pine aroma. Pine and grapefruit flavor. Medium bodied. Good bitterness. Pine and grapefruit lingers with light woodsiness.


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