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Bee Creek Hoppy Hoosier IPA


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RATINGS: 7   MEAN: 3.27/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03/5   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Brewed in the Hoosier State, this IPA is nurtured American style, giving a light medium malt character with a pale golden color. Dry hopped near the end of fermentation with American cascade gives this ale 75 IBU’S, and 6.0%Alc/Vol.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KajII (800) - Macon, North Carolina, USA - APR 9, 2012
Bottle. The pour was a medium cloudy yellow with a large (2-3 finger) fluffy white head that reduced slightly to a large cap of foam that lasted throughout thus producing some excellent sheeting of lacing. The aroma was mild to say the least of a grain malt and a grassy hop with mild hints of caramel and citrus (grapefruit and orange peel). The taste was mildly bitter with a light malty feel and a small note of caramel at first and then became nice and hoppy with a good strong bitter citrus finish. The flavor lasted a nice long time proceeding the swallow, with a good strong hoppy taste left lying on the taste buds. Mouthfeel was light in body and dry in texture with a lively carbonation. Overall an extremely hoppy brew with a very nice bitter citrus presence...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Patrickctenchi (6086) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - APR 11, 2012
cloudy, golden amber with a tall fluffy white head... Scent is pleasantly hoppy, a bit of grass, citrus.....orange. A very nice IPA, not overly bitter. tasty.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Onslow (1406) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - JAN 17, 2012
Pour from a 12 oz bottle. Pale amber / yellow brew with white head. Good head retention. Aroma of light herbal hops, grass, a little funk. Taste is lightly vegetal at the very start, transitioning to a nice herbal / floral/ grass hoppiness and a moderately hoppy dry finish. Very moderate and low key - more like a lighter APA than an IPA.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ratman197 (13404) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - NOV 30, 2011
Bottle courtesy of Doodler (thanks Scott) poured a hazy tarnished gold with a lasting creamy ivory head. Aromas of bread, earthiness and light citrus. Palate was medium bodied and crisp. Flavors of bread, light citrus and light earthiness withj a crisp moderatly bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
shrubber85 (10756) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - NOV 9, 2011
Bottle. Orange malt and grapefruit peel aroma. Cloudy amber color with giant white head (an unfiltered IPA?). Sweet orange, barley malt and moderately bitter grapefruit peel hops flavor. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcr (2576) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - OCT 20, 2011
Bottle. Deep gold body with a fizzy, white head. Aroma of orange, leafy hops, pine, grapefruit rind, citrus and toasted grain. Hint of wet grain. The flavor is moderately sweet and lightly to moderately bitter. It finishes lightly to moderately sweet and moderately bitter. Medium body, watery texture and lively carbonation. Tastes of orange and citrus. Just sweet enough to overshadow raw graininess. An IPA that has more depth than many. A bit unclean, but the pluses outweigh the minuses. Enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
tmongoose (2229) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - AUG 11, 2011
12oz bottle. poured cleard crisp yellow..decent lacing even for the glass i was using...the only downfall for this beer is if it is 75 ibu’s, where are they..i got no real taste of hops in the aroma, nor the taste nor anytime during the process and if they dry hopped this i am sorry but it missed somewhere. it was decent enough to drink but i not hoppy about this.

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