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RATINGS: 53   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Is brewed with pale and crystal malted barley, LOTS of Galena hops for bitterness, Cascade and Willamette hops for flavor, and dry hopped with fresh whole flower hops.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
SamGamgee (2452) - down the whirlpool, California, USA - AUG 10, 2010
Draught at the brewery. Very hazy gold color. Fruity and soft aroma with grapefruit and melon. Lots of melon and citrus flavors with lightly sweet toasty malt. Fruity overall with definite grapefruit. Strong bitterness in the finish. Soft and creamy mouthfeel. Bitter, sweet and fruity overall. I guess not really my kind of IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jcwattsrugger (11105) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - MAR 19, 2010
on tap-pours a patchy off white head and very hazy gold color. Aroma is pine/grapefruit-citrus. Taste is pine/grapefruit-citrus, dry-bitter, some light/medium malt.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - JAN 2, 2010
Bottle:   Pale caramel, hazy, orangish hued, large foamy white head, decent lacing.   Fairly strong hop nose, slight citrus peel (unsweetened).   Soft hop bitterness, slight citrus zest.   Smooth but not very heavy.   Seems more like a Pale Ale.   Moderate body and mouthfeel.   Light IPA, clean, just not as big as I would have liked.   Pour a little Hop Head in this to give it more umph.


4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Opivy44 (14) - Novato, California, USA - JUN 12, 2009
Great Beer!!! Draft at Anthony’s in Bend! You have to try it! I wish they sold this beer in CA!

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16895) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 24, 2008
Draft @ the brewpub. Pours a hazy aronage color with a small off-white head. Has a malty hoppy pine needles aroma. Sweetish malty pine hoppy grapefruit flavor. Has a sweetish malty hoppy pine finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
19Ei8hty (1171) - Washington, USA - JUL 22, 2008
Very hoppy nose - big white head atop a cloudy yellow body. BIg biscuity malt backone with very floral hops. Pretty dry and very well balanced. Somewhat citrusy. Fantastic IPA.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
carboloader (674) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUL 13, 2008
Sample at the Brew Pub in Bend. This was my favorite among all those sampled. Pours orange with typical white head. Traditional fruity, cascade style hops, and a decent bitter finish. True to the style. An easy drinker for IPA fans.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Angeloregon (2055) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 18, 2008
On tap at Bend Brewing’s Brew Pub on Mirror Pond in Bend, Oregon--Poured a hazy orange-amber body with a soft creamy whitish head. Gentle, piquant, floral hoppy nose with a slight biscuit malt flavor. Crisp, flowery, hoppy with a great bitter finish. Excellent beer!

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
WeeHeavySD (3360) - San Diego (Hillcrest), Oregon, USA - FEB 12, 2008
1/1/08 At the BrewPub with Bikesandbeer after a day’s drive from Portland, Brewery 5 of the trip. Pours orange with a bright white ring. Nose is hoppy and light, taste is sweet and bright with a nice hoppy kick, pretty nice.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BuckeyeBoy (2837) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUN 24, 2007
On Tap at Brepub pours out a nice amber topped with a off white head. A nice hop on this IPA. Some bitter hops and floral as well.


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