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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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The soldiers that dragged the 100 cannons up the side of Little Kennessaw Mountain knew something about fortitude. This ale would not let them down. A piney/citrusy/ danky IPA, Cannon Dragger is aggressively dosed with “C” hops all threw itʼs journey from the grain to the glass. Itʼs pays off, Itʼs a feat of amazing beer strength!


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3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
elgiacomo (745) - Ringgold/Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, USA - JAN 21, 2013
16oz growler, served at around 45F. Kegged in November 2012 if memory serves.

Pours cloudy amber with a two finger off-white head that leaves nice rings of lacing and recedes to a light cap.

Aroma is oranges, orange marmalade, citrusy hops, melon, caramel malt, a hint belgian-y. Good strength.

Flavor is orange marmalade, melon, fruity hops, decent bit of caramel malt with some sweetness, average bitterness, light alcohol.

Mouthfeel is medium bodied, creamy, oily, good carbonation.

Strikingly similar to the Ezekiel’s Wheel...almost makes me wonder if it is Ezekiel’s, but the keg is marked as Cannon Dragger. Lots of fruity hops and almost a Belgian character. Pretty good, but awfully expensive for what it is. I know they’re an upstart, but their pricing is pretty extreme.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
SpringsLicker (3251) - Tennessee, USA - JUN 6, 2015
Bomber bottled on 3/13. (hand numbered) Slightly hazy orange under a tall, creamy, off-white head. Citrus and pine hop aroma. Well balanced flavor between the malt and the hops but this could pass as an APA. Decent beer with no flaws, just lacks adventure. This came off the store shelf about 10 days ago, might be tired.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Brentv (486) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 31, 2015
On tap at The Brick Store Pub in De atur, GA. Orange pour with white head tbat is thick and really sticky. Aroma and taste of citrus and tropical fruits. Medium oily mouthfeel. Bitter finish. This is smooth with a gentle maltiness and lots of delicious hops.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (12726) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 20, 2015 Bottle at RBWG ’15 Grand Tasting @ Coppertail, thanks to whomever shared this one, 21/02/15. Orange amber with a moderate off white covering. Nose is pine, orange pith, citric sherbets, light melon. Taste comprises caramel, pine needle, bitter grapefruit, citric shreds, earthy hop. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Solid IPA - DIPA?

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tightslice (429) - Redwood City, California, USA - MAY 9, 2015
Bottle share at Evernote. Big malts on the nose that turn to thick hops on the palate. Heavy stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JHeath99 (1437) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - APR 21, 2015
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy orangish amber with a thin layer of off white head. Aroma is balanced between bread malts and subtle hops. Taste is very well balanced between bitterness, malts, pine, and hints of citrus.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
smith4498 (3253) - Miami, Florida, USA - APR 18, 2015
Pours hazy dark burnt orange color with off white head. Aromas of caramel, pine, and citrus. Malt forward flavor with some pine and citrus with lots of bitterness. Medium body with average carbonation. Decent beer, but too malty for an IPA for me.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
obguthr (4595) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - MAR 31, 2015
Tangerine aroma with grapefruit underneath. Cloudy copper, thick sticky yellow head. Honeycomb, overripe orange, wood, lemongrass. Full body, easy carbonation. Big and well balanced, as malty as it is hoppy.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
daknole (10280) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAR 22, 2015
Pours a standard gold color with a white head. Flavor is piney and a bit of citrus sneaks in. Tropical fruits dance around the bitterness. Good beer.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
ttroha (419) - Americus, Georgia, USA - MAR 18, 2015
Tap. Pours hazy orange with white head. Aroma of citrus fruits and hops. Tastes of citrus, honey, and pine. Bitter aftertaste. Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Refreshing IPA that’s not too bad.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BVery (7959) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - MAR 4, 2015
Tap at Stout Brothers. Clear golden orange pour with a clingy head. Tropical fruit and pine aroma and taste. A bit malty too. Good.


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