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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.63/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Here’s the skinny on Far Out IPA. This is one hip beer. The Galaxy hops from Australia give it a funkadelic tropical fruit aroma, and the balance between the malt and hops is wicked. You’ll want to bogart this one because every sip keeps you wanting more, and at 7% alc by vol, this IPA will have you talking jive in no time. It’s going to be difficult not to dig this beer, because it’s far out, man.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lubiere (12806) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 1, 2016
A lightly hazed golden ipa with a thin white head. In aroma, nice biscuit malt with loads of resinous floral hops, grapefruit pulp, California nose, very nice and pungent. In mouth, a nice biscuit malt with loads of citrusy floral hops, grapefruit pulp, light mineral notes, nice and smooth. On tap at brewery.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlackHaddock (6238) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - APR 29, 2016
650ml bottle into a La Chouffe tulip three times on 29th April 2016. Gold body, thin white wispy head on each pour. Hops all the way here, but not overpowering or overly bitter, more than enough in the brew to keep any hop freak happy with a malt content that helps to keep those hops somewhat balanced within the beer. Crisp and nicely carbonated, a very decent ’West Coast Style IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
SlimHabib (402) - Redondo Beach, California, USA - JAN 3, 2016
Bottle pour. Clear bright golden with a good size white creamy head. Aroma is citrus, grapefruit, and pine. Medium creamy body. Sweet with a light, but long lasting bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JBPortland (1480) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - DEC 16, 2015
22oz bottle (no date) pours clear golden orange with 2 finger foamy head. Classic west coast profile with nice resinous pine and crisp floral citrus on the nose. Taste has a touch more honey-malt on the backend, though still enough pleasant grassy orange, pineapple, pine, and resin to keep it interesting. Finishes with high bitterness, toast malt, honey, pine, citrus. Bought from a gas station and there’s no date so assuming it’s not very fresh, it’s held up quite well. I can drink this.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Barreras (1543) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - NOV 27, 2015
Pours a golden orange color with a fruit and floral aroma. Taste is passion fruit and a nice hop flavor. A little bitter in the aftertaste but overall a decent beer for the style.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
blipp (8030) - La Mesa, California, USA - NOV 13, 2015
Draft. Pours golden orange with a white head. Fruity citric hops, grapefruit, lemon, some windy and pithy notes, moderate bitterness, and low sweetness. Pretty good.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (18229) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 1, 2015
Draft at the brewery taproom. Pours clear, bright gold with a lasting, thick white cream head. Pissy and pithy hops in the nose, some tangerine, cat pee and subtle lime. Medium sweet flavor with dry and pithy citrus character, some grapefruit, tangerine, orange, lightly dried pale malts. Medium bodied with fine, massaging carbonation. Light spicy pine in the finish with more dry citrus pith, tangerine, balanced pale malt sweetness. Good stuff.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rlgk (18117) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 31, 2015
Draught at the brewpub in Fullerton, California. Clear golden beer with a nice lasting offwhite head. Fruity hop aroma, oranges, pine apples, mango, peach, grapes, some star fruit. Fresh hoppy fruity flavor, earthy notes, pine, oranges, some late grassy bitterness. Very nice.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
euniceradio (414) - Worthington, Minnesota, USA - JUL 10, 2015
22 bomber to cervoise. Pours hazy gold with small frothy white head. Aroma of pine, trop fruits and malts. Taste of acidic citrus, trop fruit, pine, pepper spice and candy. Slightly boozy finish. Light mouthfeel, good carb.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
S_Side_Smitty (704) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - SEP 11, 2014
Pours cloudy orange with a small off white head. Aroma is mango and tropical fruits. Taste is initially very bitter pine, then the exotic fruit flavors really start to kick in. They go all the way to the easy finish. A true west coast style IPA and not a bad one.


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