Brewed by Beaus All Natural Brewing Co.
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Vankleek Hill, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 121   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   IBU: 52   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Inspired by the Beaver River (rivière Castor), which connects Ottawa to many communities to the East, this IPA is designed to appeal to Hop Heads. Taking the malt and yeast profile of a traditional British style India Pale Ale and adding an American-style citrusy punch, our Beaver River is both assertive and drinkable. Beaver River is brewed with local spring water and the ingredients are 100% certified organic.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
jrallen34 (3487) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 18, 2011
bottle... medium peach with a light orange hue, murky, light tan head, rises about a finger, good retention... smells terrible, malt with vomit and alcohol... the taste is somehow worse, totally flat, vomit pine needles... pass on this organic garbage

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
michael-pollack (4960) - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 2, 2011
600ml Bottle (at 5.6%ABV per the bottle): Got in trade from Sammy; THANKS Sammy! Aroma of malt, hops, light diacetyl, Earth, slight caramel, and some pine. Poured amber in color with a large, creamy, rocky, off-white head that diminished but lasted throughout. Cloudy. Sparkling. Full of tiny and small particles throughout. Excellent lacing. Flavor is lightly sweet and light to medium bitter. Tastes of malt, light caramel, hops, Earth, light diacetyl, and some leaves. Medium body. Lightly dry texture. Average carbonation. Malt, hop, Earth, caramel finish is light to medium sweet and light to medium bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rosebud butternuts (2396) - Denton, Texas, USA - JUL 23, 2011
bottle thanks to cruisan. poured gold with a white head and some lace. aroma was caramel, grain, toffee, and slight citrus. flavor was caramel, pine, and slight citrus. body was medium with medium carbonation. one of the best organic beers that i have ever had.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Quevillon (2591) - Boisbriand, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 14, 2011
Tasting at the 18th Mondial de la bière, June 9, 2011. Not very clear honey amber, small head. Peach and caramel hops aroma, sweet enough. Sweet taste of hops, notes of creamy peach and apple, nevertheless very bitter. Not bad but a little sweet!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ontbeertaster (2348) - Ontario, CANADA - JUN 6, 2011
Tap, pours a golden colour, with a bit of head, the smell was strong of hops and the taste was hops but tasted a bit watered down, this is prob one I wouldnt have again

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
mnurda (1177) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 30, 2011
Bottled sample from smokeless joes. Not a citrusy as I would have liked. Copper in colour. Notes of grass. Kind of metallic tasting

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
rob6239 (662) - Ontario, CANADA - MAY 22, 2011
Absolutely delicious and hoppy. Had in bottle from Queen’s Quay lcbo in toronto.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bendrixian (1236) - Canadiana, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 21, 2011
600ml bottle. pours frothy, almost orange tinge and slightly amber and clean filtered. shows some lace. Aromas are banana, dried fruit and something herbal like sage or rosemary....i can’t quite place it. some citrus hoppy notes as well and a malted backbone. palate is lively, kinda carbonated roasted bitterness and then finishes leafy hoppy. a decent brew but not a great one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Atheist_Peace (981) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - MAY 21, 2011
600ml bottle. Amber with orange highlights. Perfectly clear. Off white head. Banana dominates the nose with a really sweet note and some herbal character. Some spice hiding in there as well. Quite fruit driven on the palate with a good spicy note. Nice bitter finish with some lingering resin.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JB84 (649) - Kitchener, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 11, 2011
Pour copper with off white head good lace. Aroma butter hops, citrus, malt, caramel, lemon meringue pie, grapefruit. Taste butter, hops, caramel, grapefruit, citrus, pine. Medium very slightly creamy body nice carb. Overall a a great beer minus the diacetyl.

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