Serve in Shaker, Tulip


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RATINGS: 2485   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.88/5   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
This hoppy American IPA is a full bodied beer brewed American pale and crystalmalts, and heavily hopped with Chinook, Cascade, Columbus and Centennial. There’s a trophy in every glass. 2009 Great American Beer Festival® American-Style Strong Pale Ale – GOLD; 2009 Colorado State Fair – Best of Show; 2006 Great American Beer Festival® American-Style Strong Pale Ale – SILVER; 2005 Great American Beer Festival® American-Style Strong Pale Ale – SILVER; 1999 Great American Beer Festival® India Pale Ale - GOLD

Rasmus40's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Rasmus40 (14810) - Beder, Aarhus, - SEP 30, 2012
Hazy orange with a lasting off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and moderate hoppy - grapefruit. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish. 300912

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sir__v (1284) - Lille, FRANCE - NOV 25, 2015
Bottle on a dinner, CA. Color: clear amber orange beer with small carbonation and small white foam. Smell: hoppy and resin domination. Notes of grass and small floral finish. Taste: medium palate with high hoppy blast. Resin notes and grassy. Not so fruity. Very hoppy wrecker.Good attenuation. Notes of caramel, pine and resin. Aftertaste: high bitterness and pine. Good beer not the best but really drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Banksiz (62) - Sacramento, California, USA - NOV 15, 2015
Nose mostly piney with a touch of herby smokiness and a bit of eatery fruitiness as it warms up and breathes. Bitter, good hop flavor, pleasant mid-weight mouth feel. Nice bitter finish with no harshess, mainly hop flavor. A well-done IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerRenter76 (426) - Texas, USA - NOV 11, 2015
"Pretty copper body with a thick creamy beige head. The aroma and hop content were a little disappointing, but nice none the less. i was expecting a little more strength in both areas. However it has a nice mouthfeel, the taste was well balanced, slightly sweet and not bitter. A very soild IPA,

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
sulawang (774) - British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 6, 2015
Visual: Pours yellow orange with a small fine head, hazy layer of retention, lots and lots of fast streams. Nose: bright sweet citrusy malts, honey (lvl-7)-pungency Attack: thick, fine micro CO2, exceptionally smooth entry Mid-palate: continual creaminess, (lvl-6)-sweetness, tangy backdrop, (MAIN) orange, honey, toffee malt Finish: stealth soft bitter hops, malty clean finish. Summary: Inconceivably smooth. A zen-like balance of sweet, creamy, bitter, and alcohol. The finish could be slighter longer but otherwise flawless.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
AgentAle (1236) - Alberta, CANADA - OCT 22, 2015
Aroma is passion fruit, citrus, lemongrass and grapefruit. The taste is sweet malts and a similar hop profile and finishes shockingly smoothly. Appearance is a clear gold with a thin pearl head that retains fairly well. P

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
willisread (1296) - Tokyo, JAPAN - OCT 19, 2015
Bottle from Stone in Asagaya. Pours a clear orange with a medium-sized off-white head. Grass, twigs and resin on initial nose, but as it warms up lots of orange marmalade, grapefruit and tangerine come out. Juicy citrus with some malty sweetness, but a solid dry bitter finish that lingers. Classic-style IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
miquelcrush (1935) - Granollers, SPAIN - OCT 17, 2015
Cervesa molt aromatica i gustosa, destaquen tocs cítrics. Cerveza muy aromática y sabrosa, detacan toques cítricos.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Beerblogger100 (50) - Oceanside, California, USA - OCT 3, 2015
Big hop aroma from cloudy orange pour. Pine and resinous hop aroma and flavor. Mild malts and bitter finish. Great brew.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dhatton (234) - Mendham, New Jersey, USA - SEP 25, 2015
Pours murky golden body with thick white foam. Nose is sharp citrus, grapefruit, florals, and grass. Juicy apricot and peach taste. Fruity sweetness fades into a piney bitterness. Drinkable and highly enjoyable.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
maekchu (2905) - Hirakata, JAPAN - SEP 24, 2015
Bottle from World Beer Market (Sake no Taniguchi). Big fat piney nose, with heavy caramel drippings, grapefruit, some tropical fruit -- all deep and pungent. Cloudy dusky gold, thick white head. Caramel, thick and rich and tasty, hopping enters in mid palate and transforms the caramel chunkiness into a pleasant stew, perfectly seasoned. Moderately long bitter tracks.Solid, complete, and satisfying. It’s nearly a caramel bomb, but it’s saved by the bittering hops. A great IPA.

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