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RATINGS: 67   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58/5   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
Liberation IPA Is an Imperial IPA, which means that we took the malt and hop character of a regular IPA and kicked everything up a few notches. Liberation is a malt and hop powerhouse that drinks smooth and hides its strength. Drink this one fresh to preserve all the hoppy goodness.
Hops: Amarillo, Cascade, Columbus
Malt: Pale, Crystal, Wheat

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1561) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - DEC 3, 2013
A nice one. Many times with this style -- particularly at high ABV like here -- the flavor is way too resin-forward. No such issues here. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
5000 (6599) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - NOV 5, 2013
Bottle:   Fiery amber, fairly clear, moderate frothy white head, spotty lacing.   Stale musty hop nose.   A little dank.   Cerealy up front, dank, sweaty, not all that hoppy.   Backside is very mealy, a bit biscuit, like honeycomb cereal on steroids.   Hides the 9.5% well, but isnít bright nor all that fresh.   Finishes like it started, cereal like grains, a muted hoppiness, with a touch of heat.   Not a fan.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
madmitch76 (20984) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2013
6th April 2013
Cloudy dark amber beer, good pale cream coloured head. Palate is a great carbonation of soft and smooth but with good fine carbonation providing a nip. Lovely bittersweet pine hops, trace of mint. Underneath is good creamy malt with a touch of caramel. Finishes creamy soft with more piney hops, mostly sweet this time. Touch of fresh orange. Slight aniseed. Well joined up and super drinkable DIPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerbastard (841) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - SEP 22, 2013
22oz bottle, pours a brown ambe. Bold aromas of grassy citrus and pine. Heavy flavors, fruity and orange, big bitterness. The flavors are disorderly and do not blend well together. Dry with a little sharp astringent finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
after4ever (7358) - Brier, Washington, USA - AUG 30, 2013
22. Thanks a and a and d! Very nice treat. Pours a crystal clear burnished golden medium amber with a thin white head. Bright grapefruit and pine nose. Creamy medium body with lively carb. Toasty caramel mid palate with bright grapefruity tang and a ling crisp biting resiny finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnnyJ (5286) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 30, 2013
Draft at the brewery. Semi cloudy yellow amber pour, with a white head. Citrus, sweet bread, caramel, herbal, bittering hops, sugar, and some alcohol. Not dry enough for my tastes and the body is heavy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tkrjukoff (4284) - SWEDEN - AUG 28, 2013
Bomber. Pours deep darker red amber with a great beige lacing head. Aroma is very fruity malty hoppy piny sweet as is flavor, great fruity bitter finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maneliquor (3482) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - AUG 10, 2013
Bottle from Mane Liquor. Pours hazy amber with a small and sticky beige head leaving great lacing. Nose is aggresively hopped up grapefruit and tropical tones. Very grassy stuff. Heavy pine in the taste with a load of grapefruit. Quite tangy and bitter. Aggressive without being too muddled. Good stuff

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
blipp (7863) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 4, 2013
Draft. Pours amber with an off white head. Spicy and piney hops, lightly sweet malts, and a hint of booze. Pretty good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
boozedude (2226) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - JUL 20, 2013
UPDATED: JUL 21, 2013 Bonber.. holy smokes this has head . Aparently one oz of beer equaks a glass of head.... anywsy.. cloudy orange poyr with clean orange fruit arona...taste is awesone.. good hopps..well balanced..pretty big fan of this stuff

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