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RATINGS: 58   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Our Bark Bite IPA on Steroids! Plain and simple. This one might take a few trees down without trying. Itís the one all the lady axes think they can change. He might be a tough guy in the flannel shirt who tears of bottle caps with his teeth, but donít worry heís easy to get along with. Brewed with a mix of Columbus and Centennial hops, it pours pale amber and goes down surprisingly easy. Well, maybe not so surprising, considering itís from Big Wood Brewery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (13272) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 4, 2014
16 oz can poured a hazy orange amber with a small lasting amber head. Aromas of bread, earthiness, grapefruit zest, floral notes, melon and light pine. Palate was light bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of bread, grapefruit, earthiness and light pine with a smooth dry moderatly bitter lingering grapefruit finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
crossovert (11345) - Illinois, USA - DEC 7, 2013
This one is a flip flop for me, one sneiff and one sip is nice and herbal/piney, dry. On the other hand other whiffs and quaffs are salty putrid garbage.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (9574) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - FEB 1, 2013
Tap at Winterfest 2013. Nice double IPA - full flavored with solid balance. I enjoyed this one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
arminjewell (9256) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - NOV 3, 2013
Pour on tap at APN 2013, hazy orange pour with thin white head, aroma was very sweet orange, and grapefruit notes, hints of spice, lots of caramel, toffee, slight grassy notes in there as well. Taste is a mix of orange, grapefruit, sweet caramel, toffee, hints of grass, slight earth, finishing fairly bitter. Ok.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
alexsdad06 (9007) - Ohio, USA - DEC 26, 2013
16 oz. can shared by drsordr. Pours a slightly hazy golden color with a medium sized white head. The aroma and flavor have caramel and toasted malts with citrus, grapefruit, and dank hops. Subsequent drinks show some spicy and resiny hops. The finish gets soft and the hops sem a touch faded. I would not think it was 10%.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ughsmash (7508) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 17, 2015
Pint can. Poured cloudy medium golden with a sticky off-white head. The aroma picked up sharper fruit skins first and foremost, with alcohol and medicinal hops also present.. didnít smell very enjoyable. The flavor found similar stuff.. pale and caramel sweet malts at the core, with sharp fruit skins, peppery alcohol, and raw bitterness laced throughout.. some nice, fruity hop character joined at the end, but overall it was very medicinal. Medium-bodied with fairly filling carbonation.. spicy and sharp.. I donít need another.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nimbleprop (7485) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JAN 6, 2014
16oz can pours a clear orange with some sudsy white head. Nose is heavy orange, honey, pine, soap. Flavor is bitter and sweet, some melon, orange, pine, soap. Full bodied, bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
radagast83 (7313) - Alexandria, Virginia, USA - SEP 17, 2013
Split a pounder with one of my co-workers, who brought this from Minnesota. Thanks! Poured a clear, dark orange color with a medium sized white head. Aroma was herbal hops, bitterness, plenty of resin. Flavor had plenty of hops, malts, nice balance. Not overly boozy for nearly 10%. This was dangerously good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wlajwl (5775) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - NOV 11, 2013
Aroma is citrus, sugar, spices and a hint of tea. The flavor is citrus, biscuit malts, slight heat and a mix of alcohol, sugar and tangy in the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaser (5640) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 10, 2015
Orange cloudy pour with white head. Fruity and vanilla grapefruit flavor. Hides the alcohol well. Smooth. Citrus orange notes too. Good stuff. Thanks to my pal Chad

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