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We like to think this is an ale for everyone who believes you make your own luck. We sure did. And the result is a well-balanced, soulful IPA with just the right amount of hoppiness. An even keeled ale that goes down clean and refreshing, but still lets you know it’s been doted on by the Brewmaster. It’s true to it’s IPA heritage, but also highly drinkable. Lucky U. And we seriously mean that.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (31235) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 27, 2011
12 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma is pinewood hoppy. Bitter, dry hoppy and pinewood hoppy. Dry and bitter, slight flat malty finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29371) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 17, 2011
Bottled. An amber beer with an orangey head. The aroma has notes of malt, straw, and hops. The flavor is sweet iwth notes of malt, straw, and hops, leading to a bitter finish.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 27, 2011
Bottle 35,5 cl. Courtesy of Doodler. Pours a clear golden with a smallish off-white head. Sweet malty and slightly soapy aroma. Medium body, a somewhat tired fruitiness, rough and unsophisticated hoppy finish. 270411

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (20861) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 28, 2011
Bottle at Papsø. Cloudy orange coloured with a small white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel, pine needles and grape fruits. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel, pine needles and grape fruits. Dry hoppy finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (16789) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 3, 2013
Draft @ Tiger!Tiger! Tavern, San Diego, CA. Pours an amber color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy aroma with hints of caramel. Fruity malty hoppy citrus flavor with hints of caramel. Has a fruity malty hoppy caramel finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theis (13440) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 3, 2011
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Clear amber - white head. Caramel, sweetness, honey notes, oxidation, light hoppy, fruity, grassy, hay, straw- Classic IPA - but a bit plain.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Oakes (12639) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 6, 2012
Bottle. Hazy orangey-straw. Not much head on this one. Relatively mild, earthy and grapefruity aroma. Fairly bland taste without much nuance. Hops are huge on this one, but there is maybe a hint of woodiness. Not working as an IPA, and not that great in any other style either.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
bu11zeye (11955) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 9, 2010
(12oz bottle, courtesy of Cavie) Pours a clear orange body with a moderate white head. Aroma of caramel, grass, florals, and subtle citrus notes. Flavor of hops (pine, citrus) and caramel malt with a watery mouthfeel.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (11139) - Woodland, California, USA - MAR 22, 2011
Bottle from Oak Tree. Pours light hazy copper with a creamy off-white head. Aroma is floral buttressed by citrus. Med body. Starts florally bitter. A little roast malt shows up. The citrus arises. It finishes dry and decently bitter. Rather mouthsmacking.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (11123) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2011
Bottle at a tasting. Cloudy, red-gold with a fine, white head. Pine and caramel on the nose. Sweet toast flavor, caramel, pine, mild citrus rind. Medium bodied with fine to average carbonation. Light sticky finish, slightly oily and resinous, nice pine and caramel. Good stuff.


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