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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.3/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Why would anyone name a handcrafted IPA after Thoprock, the notorious heavy metal festival in Belgium? Just how hard do the hops rock? Are they turned up to 11? Can you handle the shredding? Will it make you cast aside your clothing and dance naked in a field?


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
commonshawn (360) - - AUG 29, 2014
Tap at the tap room. Dark gold with small white head. Aroma is subtle. Pine hop. Bitter with some resin and wax feel. Can taste the alcohol. A bit of sour citrus. It’s ok but not great.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
UkrainPubCrawler (105) - Minnesota, USA - AUG 17, 2014
This beer combines my favorite beer styles. Belgian, and IPA. This beer is smooth and delicious. Decent amount of hops. Delicious!

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
baraciisch (1812) - USA - JUL 23, 2014
Dark hazy caramel in color... Aroma of caramel, candi sugar, citrus hops... Flavor is fairly crisp, not terribly dry, light citrus hop notes, candi sugar... Okay ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
islay (1100) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 10, 2014
4 oz. pour as part of an 8-beer flight, on tap at the brewery’s taproom. Pours a clear deep gold with an orange/red/copper glow in the light and a small amount of beige head. Sweet, resiny, syrupy smell features a pine scent. Flavors of pine, orange peel, and orange. Herbal quality to the taste. There is an unpleasant compost/vomit/chemical element to the flavor. It doesn’t taste as bad as that surely sounds, but it’s well below average for the style and for craft beers in general. Medium body. Smooth, frothy, and a bit oily in the palate.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
TXBadger (1345) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 28, 2014
Pours a cloudy golden color with foamy white head. Yeast, pine, grass, and citrus on the nose; all follow onto the palate. The yeast gives it a bit of chewiness for a nice mouthfeel. Finishes with some spice.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
coreyvan (15) - Fridley, Minnesota, USA - MAR 28, 2014
Pours with bubbly white head Strong yeast aroma with slight hoppy citrus Bubbly mouth feel Slight alcohol flavor followed by a sweet bitterness Mmmmm...

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
maekchu (2085) - Hirakata, JAPAN - AUG 31, 2013
Draught at Northbound in Minneapolis. Light celery, sourish nose, with abit of honey. Medium copper color. Lacquer, harsh malt, with melds into ... not much. Thin-medium body. Thin. Not so well put together. Maybe a good start on a Belgian IPA, but there’s certainly work to be done here. There are some off flavors and the good flavors are not delineated.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
joet (2162) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - AUG 28, 2013
Golden liquid with a pillow of rocky white foam. Full aroma fruity and herbal bits of celery and melon. Slightly sweet creamy feel. Little bit of alcoholic heat oily fusel. Very subdued Belgian esters. Very nice

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ttoadee (635) - Austin, Texas, USA - AUG 14, 2013
Cloudy orange pour, not much head. Little hop in the nose. Bittersweet. Middle is flat malt taste. Finish is the hops trying take back control, but not quite pulling it off.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Trev (1929) - Lakeville, Minnesota, USA - JUL 31, 2013
Hazy amber pour aroma of earthy yeast, light citrus. Flavour is caramel, some damp earthy yeastiness with candy sugar and fruit tones with a light to medium floral fruity bitterness.


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