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RATINGS: 3601   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.05/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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India Pale Ale style well suited for Hemingway-esque trips to the Upper Peninsula. American malts and enormous hop additions give this beer a crisp finish and incredible floral hop aroma.


4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
HoppyKev (50) - Redford, Michigan, USA - NOV 16, 2000
This is one of my all time favorite beers, the floral smell and taste of the hops is wonderful. If you are a hophead this is a must try for your list!

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
sbrewno (49) - Frankfort, Illinois, USA - OCT 26, 2004
Mellow pour with ample, cake-like head that sticks to the drinking device. Smells great, tastes better. No íhintsí of anything. A great IPA with lots of hops. Orange, sweet and strong. This one will be a regular in the cooling unit. My only question is, where can I get it on tap???

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
sgallant (49) - USA - JAN 25, 2008
UPDATED: SEP 2, 2011 A great staple in my beer drinking. Very floral but well synchronized with the bitterness and sweetness of the malt. The smell is hoppy and the taste is far from monotone provide a long tasting experience.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
TheElder (49) - DeSoto, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 1, 2008
Amazing! This beer deserves the high percentile is currently has. Might be the best IPA Iíve had. So smooth and a perfect example of the style.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ruyehara88 (49) - Killeen, USA - JAN 18, 2010
Good beer. I had it at the Green Leafe, here in Williamsburg, during Trivia Night. Maybe the atmosphere got in the way of me getting a lot of flavor out of the beer. I found that the aroma was one of floral, light hops. It pours a copper gold. Good beer to look at. The taste? Slightly sweet and decently bitter (not a huge hop bomb). The beer lingers. Its got a nice long finish, not dry at all. Thereís a pleasant carbonation to it that I thing makes the sweetness seem not too offensive. Its nothing outstanding but then, this isnít my style. But its a very drinkable beer (I donít mean that condescendingly either) and its something Iíd gladly keep in my fridge.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
firkinChad (49) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - AUG 18, 2013
A-big hop aroma, citrus and some pine. A-light copper, slight haze, thin White head. Good lacing. T- sweet caramel malt is quickly taken by hop character. Very nice soft bitterness. P- mild richness, good carbonation. O- a very good ipa, not sure I put in as the best. Wish appearance was as appealing as taste. Head does not show greatest health. Still a damn good beer.

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Shinskyweiser (49) - - MAR 14, 2014
UPDATED: MAR 16, 2014 Pours a cloudy orange. Thick white head that lingers long. Smells of sweet orange and pine. Taste of orange, tangerine, grapefruit and pine. Hints of coconut and vanilla linger on the palate.The flavors combined taste like fruit loops. Has a nice dry resiny finish. This is a great IPA and a must try for any IPA enthusiast.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
BrewMaster0912 (49) - Marysville, Ohio, USA - JUN 21, 2015
Pours a cloudy and dark orange color with a thick cream colored frothy head. It has a strong floral hop aroma. The taste is a kind of a sweet yet bitter taste the and the aftertaste is kind of dry with a bit of spruce or pine.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Davin (48) - Vermont, USA - APR 3, 2008
Bottle from Ughsmash. Pours a deep golden sunset with thick head. I love the biscuity malt and centennial hops aroma that perfectly matches the taste. I wish they would distribute farther east because this would be my goto beer.

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ealdent (48) - Cumming, Georgia, USA - SEP 3, 2007
Poured with almost no head, followed by slight lacing that faded quickly. Massive floral hops taste with a hint of pine. Very crisp and enjoyable.


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