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RATINGS: 195   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
BJís own handcrafted classic American-style India Pale Ale made with six hop varieties. An intense hop aroma with balanced bitterness. Now available year round.
Formerly Tempest IPA

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
sloshgator (714) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JUL 9, 2014
BJís Hopstorm is a surprisingly good IPA from a long time brewhouse chain. Strong floral aroma coming from a bright yellow pour with a fluffy white head. Taste is well balanced with a solid malt backbone with an intoxicating mix of floral notes. BJís turns out a top notch IPA that competes with the best.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
emagana (38) - Fillmore, California, USA - DEC 10, 2009
had a chance to taste this beer at the BJs in burbank. pours a light copper with light carbonation. the aroma is a forest of floral hops. very inviting. very drinkable with a lingering hop residue that covers the palate. a treat for those that enjoy IPAs that dont taste like rocket fuel. cheers

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tbone14 (2) - Florida, USA - AUG 23, 2014 does not count
This beer pours golden brown with minimal head. Right off the bat you can smell the hops. This is one of my favorite IPAs to drink, it is crisp and refreshing, without any bitter after taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DenverLogan (1100) - MileHi, Colorado, USA - OCT 12, 2014
On tap at the Aurora, CO BJís Aug 27th. Pours amber with head and lace. Aroma of rich malts & Straw hops. Flavors of righ malts, minerals, straw hops, citrus spritz, bitter roots. Overall rich, flavorful, full bodied, tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mrhoppy (1288) - Santa Clara, California, USA - MAY 12, 2011
Really nice hoppy beer. Great looking and the lace ringed the glass all the way to the bottom. Tasty. I wanted another one but had to leave. Sweet, bitter and malty. Yum!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
NS56 (3) - Coppell, Texas, USA - MAY 30, 2013 does not count
Itís really, really really wet and happy. Hops are good. Drinking this with Curt, he says ditto.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bnoel09 (582) - Elk Grove, California, USA - APR 29, 2012
On tap at the Elk Grove location. Dark amber / copper color with little white head, but great lacing down the glass. Aroma is resinous and floral hops. Flavor has some light caramel sweetness with good resinous hop notes. Medium bodied with a slightly sticky mouthfeel. Overall I was impressed with this.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JakeSparks (125) - Alvin, Texas, USA - JAN 22, 2013
fantastic beer and great to see a new beer in the bjs lineup. solid bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dal9000 (541) - Ohio, USA - DEC 23, 2013
At BJs brew house. Pours golden amber with a thin head that sticks to the glass. Very little immediate hoppy flavor with a slight slight malt. Then the pine hoppy flavor builds and finishes with a smooth citrus hoppy. And the next sip is the same- very little hops then a build after air hits the mouth after swallowing. ---Rated via Beer Buddy

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
patrick767 (4010) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - OCT 21, 2009
tap from the Boulder brewpub - Pours lightly hazy copper with a nicely lacing head. Thereís a very good grapefruit accented hop aroma. The flavor has more of those good, crisp citrus hops and a solid malt balance. Itís medium bodied and overall an enjoyable IPA, definitely the best of the sampler I had.

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