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RATINGS: 61   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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A strong ale with a smooth malt character, and a big hoppy finish. Brewed with Pacific Gem hops, at 8% alcohol.


3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
dwyerpg (5427) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - APR 28, 2013
A strong orange-fruit aroma that I loved. Nice. A good hop flavor up front and in the finish. The orange notes work well. A good beer for the girls too.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dimenhetfield (2486) - , Florida, USA - APR 27, 2013
12oz bottle poured into glass. Not sure why this would be under the category of English strong ale. It taste pretty much like a regular IPA. Nice hoppy presence with a solid malt backing.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
smith4498 (3468) - Miami, Florida, USA - APR 11, 2013
Pours burnt orange color with off white head. Bread dough aroma with some caramel and alcohol. Sweet caramel and bread dough flavors with some grassy hops and slight bitterness. Slight alcohol burn. Medium body with moderate carbonation.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheCrowsNest (76) - Redondo Beach, California, USA - APR 5, 2013
Light hazy amber with a thin, fine head that fades quickly. Bready aromas accompanied by light caramel and a sublte noble hop spice; surprising Belgian-esque phenols. Full bodied with caramel and light anise, low noble hop flavor with medium finishing bitterness. A seriously underrated beer in my opinion.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
brokensail (15444) - Dublin, California, USA - DEC 27, 2012
Dark orange pour with a white head. Nose is really bland. Some orange, bread, grass, and toast. A very vegetal aroma, some water, and a hint of spice. Tastes of bread, water, toast, and grass. Lightly vegetal, some solvent, and mild citrus peel. A light to moderate bitterness, grassy hops, and a touch of toffee.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ibrew2or3 (7997) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - APR 1, 2012
Poured up on tap at Buffalo Billís with clear copper body and gold edges supporting up an off white head and leaving spotty lacing. The aroma is a little spicy with hops as well as some floral hops too. The taste is similar with a mix of spicy to floral hoppiness followed by a modest amount of vague hop bitterness.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bb (8269) - Alamo, California, USA - DEC 2, 2011
Draft. Amber beer with a cream colored head. Malt and light spice aroma with light grapefruit. Pine and grapefruit flavor with light spice. Medium bodied. Grapefruit and pine lingerswith malt and light spice.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
prettyham (27) - California, USA - APR 21, 2011
Great appeance and nice head. I jsut donít like the choice of hops. Seems a little harsh to me and for the price not worth it.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
badlizard (5533) - Berkeley, California, USA - SEP 19, 2010
Clear golden with a fizzy white head. Malt and wet grain aroma. Nice silky palate but rather disappointing taste of bland malts followed by a satisfying whole grain bread finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JaBier (6657) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - AUG 26, 2010
Sample at the brewpub on 8/7/10. Pours a clear gold with a medium off-white head. Aroma is cascade hop and a bit of malt, but mostly non-descript. Decent hop and malt balance in the flavor, but the hops donít have much character. Not a bad beer, but kinda boring.


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