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RATINGS: 240   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 41   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Our session IPA is copper in color with just enough malt sweetness and body to provide balance to a beer with bold hop flavor and aroma achieved by big charges of Mosaic hops in the brew house. This beer was dry hopped with a blend of Cascade, Amarillo, Centennial, and Citra.


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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TylerGreenDC (523) - - OCT 12, 2013
At GABF. Who knew a session IPA could be all pine cone? Nice bittering at the end. What a session IPA should be. Rated as session strength.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fsbw21086 (343) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 15, 2015
Middle of the road across the board. Good balance I guess but I want more of the mosaic hops jumping through. Feels pretty rustic (could just be the packaging) and a bit like a session offering from long trail or otter creek. I prefer bolder west coast styles but do love mosaic hops. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BrewBoxer (2397) - New York, New York, USA - MAY 15, 2015
Draft at the brewery. Pale brown color with a fruity taste that's not very flavorful. More like a light pale ale

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
onceblind (5206) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 12, 2015
Slightly hazy gold with a thin white foamy cap. Full bright citrusy and floral nose with a little herbal pop with an underlying cracker malt. Lovely flavor that bursts with a bright floral and slightly citrus rind hoppiness, hen it smooths out into some pale malt and cracker malt tones with some crisp graininess and a touch of hay. Very bright yet smooth and mellow.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
superspak (3215) - Michigan, USA - MAY 11, 2015
12 ounce bottle into pint glass, best before 5/7/2015. Pours lightly hazy/cloudy bright golden yellow color with a 2 finger dense and rocky off white head with good retention, that reduces to a nice cap that lingers. Nice spotty soapy lacing clings down the glass, with a moderate amount of streaming carbonation retaining the head. Aromas of big grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, lemon zest, orange peel, pine, cracker, bread, light honey, and floral/grassy earthiness. Very nice aromas with good balance and complexity of bright citrus/piney hops and light-moderate pale malt notes; with good strength. Taste of big grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, lemon zest, orange peel, pine, cracker, bread, light honey, and floral/grassy earthiness. Fair amount of pine/grassy bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of grapefruit, tangerine, lemon/orange zest, pine, cracker, bread, light honey, and floral/grassy earthiness on the finish for a short bit. Very nice robustness, complexity, and balance of bright citrus/piney hops and light-moderate pale malt flavors; with a great malt bitterness balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Not too dry on the finish either, with some lingering hop flavors. Medium carbonation and light-medium body; with a very smooth, crisp, and lightly sticky mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is well hidden with zero warming present after the finish as expected of 4.2%. Overall this is a very nice session IPA. All around good complexity, robustness, and balance of bright citrus/piney hops and light-moderate pale malt flavors; and very smooth and crisp to drink. A very enjoyable offering.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
e303 (194) - - MAY 8, 2015
Good session IPA. Big citrus flavor and low abv. A bit lacking in malt for me personally. Good beer though. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Cuff_Links (40) - - MAY 3, 2015
I enjoyed this session beer and did not find any sacrifice in flavor for the low alcohol. A great example of an accessible IPA. CHeers!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
blipp (6709) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - APR 24, 2015
Draft. Pours golden orange with a white head. Fruity hops, some lighter floral notes, mild bitterness, lighter malty sweetness, and a light hoppy finish. Pretty good.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maxbier (641) - Maryland, USA - APR 24, 2015
Cloudy dark gold with big off white head. Light sweet Pilsner like citrus aroma. Light malt quite sweet, citrus with a hint of pine hop finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cavie (4000) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - APR 21, 2015
Bottle. Clear light gold color. Aroma is spicy hops, pine, citrus. Sweet flavor with a dry hoppy note. Good and refreshing! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
cheap (4476) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 18, 2015
From a bottle, smells like stronger ipa. Taste is ipa fer sure. Not real string alky wise. Does have a big ipa taste tho. Big ipa wallop. Continuous ipa session to the end.


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