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RATINGS: 103   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   IBU: 95   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This beer gets its name from the Hopunion Hop Hash nuggets - pure hop lupulin extracted and scraped from the Hopunion pelletizing line, then boiled for 90 minutes in the kettle. According to the brewer, this has never been done before! Premium 2-row, Great Western Munich, Crisp 60L and rolled oats comprise the grain bill designed to carry this load. Fermented warm using American Ale yeast to bring out the fruitiness, the resulting beer is designed to be a surprise on all fronts. Even the brewer has no idea how hoppy it’ll be.


2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Oakes (12234) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 20, 2014
Cloudy dull brown with bubbly head. Bitterness and butterness, muddy yeast and not much else. I used to like this brewery...a real disappointment.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tuggis (15) - SWEDEN - MAR 27, 2014
Flask 65cl. Lätt kopparfärgad. Maltig och fruktig lukt. Smak av karamell, ananas. Inte så humlig som jag hoppades på.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
stchloe (745) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAR 1, 2014
Another solid Caldera IPA, strong hop profile with lots of spicy and fruity hop notes, amber body holds it all together, and has a long lasting flavor.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Crit (3318) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 9, 2014
Sparklng amber,thick beige head.Salty nose with fruity notes & light spicy hops.Big bitter hop profile, good malt backbone.Very long strong hop finish. Classic !!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
manisthebeer (240) - squamish, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 25, 2014
smells nice malty and hoppy pours a brownish amber sort of color with an off brown head thick brew and just marinated in hop malty flavour so damn good get some

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gerbeer (1688) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 20, 2014
650 ml bottle. Pours a clear copper with moderate head. Aromas of pine, tropical fruit, and toasted malts. Flavors of candied grapefruit, rubber, pine, brown sugar, and tropical fruit. Definitely fruity. Very nice but not really distinctive.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bule (709) - California, USA - JAN 14, 2014
22oz bottle pours an amber color without much head. Intense bitterness without much other hop flavors.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Maverick34 (2179) - New York, USA - JAN 4, 2014
Bottled. Poured a dim amber with slight opacity and white foam. Strong hop and malt/bread smell. Caramel malts and strong piney hops. Grapefruit finish. Really good for a 6.5.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (16460) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 12, 2013
Bottle. Pours a clear amber color with a small longlasting off-white head. Has a fruity malty citrus hoppy aroma. Fruity malty weak earthy hoppy bitter citrus flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy citrus finish with hints of caramel.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blankboy (5979) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 11, 2013
[My bottle (660ml) shared with HogTownHarry, GregClow, jercraigs & mabel] Pours a deep orange-amber with a large never-ending frothy off-white head. Some lacing on the glass. Aroma of caramel malt, resiny hops, floral notes and some fruit. Resiny and floral hops flavour along with caramel malt and a long moderate to big bitter finish. Average to medium bodied. Pretty good, not great.


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