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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 2.79/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.78   IBU: 60   ABV: -
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A full bodied yet balanced IPA at 60 IBU. Experience Blowing Rock IPA and go to the mountains!


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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jimmie65 (330) - Texas, USA - NOV 27, 2012
Dark amber with an off-white head. Aroma is grapefruit and a little pine. Taste was lighter than I expected but followed through with the aroma.


2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Panzuriel (1308) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - JUL 11, 2014
Blowing Rock IPA is an almost clear beer with a very small head of tiny bubbles. The beer itself is a rich amber hue. nose is sweet malt a mild hint of mown hay and honey. Taste is dry with a moderate amount of hops that broaden a bit on the back end. A decent IPA.

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Janebikes (4) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 8, 2014 does not count
Nice initial taste. Good color. Ok finish. Not big west coast style, nice alternative.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DialSquare (2657) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JAN 24, 2014
12oz bottle from Lowes in Hickory. Bready malt and citrus aroma. Tastes are pepper, resin citrus, malty. Little tinny in the finish. Not so great. 5.6

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexanderj (3317) - Branson, Missouri, USA - DEC 11, 2013
Bottle; poured a lowing orange amber with a lot of carbonation streams. Aroma of toast, orange/citrus and caramel; touch of sweetness. Flavor was robust, but a bit lacking in quality. Earthy with some sweetness and caramel. A bit messy, but palate was enjoyable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
icehawk (834) - Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA - JUN 27, 2013
Dark amber pour with minimal white head. Boozy, musty, ripe banana aroma. Carbonation is intense, drying mouthfeel. Some caramel undertones. Strikes me as more of a bipa, but they call it an american ipa so I will rate as such.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
jgb9348 (4734) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - MAR 22, 2013
Pale golden coloured body with a tiny, white head. Aroma of very light hop pellet notes with some very mild malt and pretty much nothing at all. Light-bodied; Sharp hops up front fade to a cardboardie malt, some very light sugars and seemingly nothing worthwhile. Aftertaste shows some more of the hops, a hint of the earthy and mild malt and no sugars nor alcohol to speak of, just some light herbal flavours. Overall, a pretty bad IPA - with not much hop bitterness at all and more cardboard notes than anything else. I sampled this twelve ounce bottle from a beer sampler pack on 01-March-2013 at a friend’s house in Odenton, Maryland.

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Beerathon (1159) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 15, 2013
This is truly a terrible beer. A disgusting malt tang with messy hops. I honestly can’t believe they allowed this to be bottled and sold. Only positive- a pretty orange. Very thin head though.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maxwelldeux (3662) - Everett, Washington, USA - JAN 22, 2013
Bottle. Pours a mostly clear amber color with a small off-white head. Nose is fairly hoppy with some floral notes to it. Taste has some nice bitterness to it, but it has just a hint of a muddled unclean flavor. OK.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
racecarr98 (30) - Illinois, USA - NOV 3, 2012
Now this is what an IPA should be about. A bold and biter taste that takes a hold of you and demands your attention. The hops come out in full flavor and I love it. I would definitely recommend this beer.


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