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Broken Tooth Fairweather I.P.A.

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RATINGS: 46   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   IBU: 64   EST. CALORIES: 183   ABV: 6.1%
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Fairweather IPA is our signature brew: big, balanced and assertively hopped. Light golden amber in color it has a slight hop haze that disappears as the beer warms. Its aroma is predominantly piny hops with subtle malt underpinnings. It is surprisingly full bodied to balance the citrusy flavor, spicy finish and pleasantly lingering bitterness that result from its extravagant hop schedule.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RRistow12 (238) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - JUL 22, 2014
Tasted from draft. Pours a clear light amber with white head. Aroma is piney hops and a little floral notes. Taste is pine, floral, grapefruit, a little orange with a nice caramel sweet malt backbone. Medium bodied. Pretty solid IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nickd717 (3477) - San Francisco, California, USA - JUN 15, 2014
Draft pint. Slightly hazy golden orange with a big whitish head and great lacing. Crisp aroma of citrus and pine, particularly tangerine. Flavor has sugary malt balanced by assertive hop bitterness. Well-balanced. Medium-bodied, lively carbonation and good drinkability. Gotta love Alaska. Lots of good ticks here.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thirdeye11 (5536) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 19, 2014
(Draught) cloudy, pulpy bright orange beer with wispy head on top. Nose of bright orange/citrus/honey notes, pine and grapefruit have a lesser role here too. Spicy note on the nose also. Taste is sharply bitter but not overly palate crushing. Orange peel, grapefruit zest, orange pulp, a bit malty which matches the bitterness. Very drinkable IPA wit HUGE hop flavor. A hop lover’s dream but I’m only half way there.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
furthur (165) - Eagle River, Alaska, USA - MAY 4, 2014
Growler pour, creamy white head over orange amber beer. Aroma of hops and light malt, spring spruce tips, pineapple. Flavor is grapefruit rind bitter, lemon, malt, faint spruce, and more grapefruit rind bitter. Palate is smooth and rich, with perfect, fine carbonation. Lacing is ridiculous, clinging from the top to the bottom.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Frank (2817) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 28, 2013
This is a nice IPA w/ a light, creamy texture. The nose is pretty mild but fresh and hoppy. This is a little sweet but only very slightly sticky w/ firm hops to balance.

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
slsenior (45) - - JUN 13, 2013
Another fantastic Alaskan IPA. This one is a little more complex than the average here, yet maintains a good balance.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pantanap (3351) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 12, 2013
On tap at 229 in our way to Denali... Pours a slightly transparent orange hue, fairly consistent throughout, and topped with a thin film of soapy white head... Orangey citrus nose, lightly sweet with an adequate malt balance... Assertive with a citrus hop focus upfront, sweeter middle than the Denali ipa, caramel malt backing with a very light bitterness. Medium bodied with a normal level of carbonation. Not bad but also not too unique. Drinkable.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
deaconmike (375) - Roswell, Georgia, USA - JUN 3, 2013
On tap at the Moose’s Tooth. Very good ipa. Nice citrus flavor with strong malt backbone.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gription79 (2247) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - MAY 8, 2013
Cracker, bready, citrusy, fruity, big malt character for an IPA, well balanced, a standard IPA.

4.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Digsbone (1) - Alaska, USA - MAR 17, 2013 does not count
One of the best IPA’s I have drank, this beer always completes the task at hand.


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