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RATINGS: 103   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   IBU: 95   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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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.


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3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
arrogantb (1402) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 17, 2012
22oz bottle $4.99 and marked at 6.5% ABV. Copper color, decent head, smells boring. Slight bit of hops and malt, really underwhelming. The taste was a step up, decent bitterness, hops, chewy malt and a thickness that is good. Definitely feels more like a string pale ale rather than an IPA. Not bad at all. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 05-27-2012 02:20:25


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kermis (4796) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 20, 2014
Bottle shared. Pours clear amber with a small tan head. Aroma of grapefruit, weedy hops, light citrus and caramel malts. Flavour is light moderate sweet and moderate to heavy bitter. Medium bodied with light carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
olio (5953) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 19, 2014
65 cl bottle.
Pours clear golden-copper color with a medium sized head. Nice floral and herbal aroma, hops, some Sima-like notes and lemon. Grassy and hoppy flavor, lemon, gooseberries and some. Nice and mellow IPA. Feels good, man.
3415

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
laiti (5569) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 19, 2014
65 cl bottle @ olio
Aroma is rather sweet with sugary tones and fruity hops. Also some weird dough and toffee notes. Flavour has toffee, some gooseberry bush, grapefruit and hints of caramel. Feels British. A musty disappointment and does not feel as hoppy as I thought.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lusikka (6049) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 19, 2014
650 ml bottle. Pours a copper amber colour with a small white head. Aroma is rather spicy with herbal notes, weed and citrus. Flavour of rich herbal bitterness, weed, spiciness, pine, some malts, pineapple and some lemon. Medium bodied and soft mouthfeel. Very long, lingering bitter, herbal finish. Really nice hop profile here.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tiong (3682) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUL 19, 2014
650ml bottle

Pours copper orange with a foamy head. Aroma of herbal hops, stingy notes, crisp malts and resinous notes. Taste is sweetish, herbal hoppy and crisp malty with some grassy and resinous notes. Finish is dry, bitter and herbal with some crisp maltiness. Okay, but I’m not the biggest fan of this kind of herbal hop profile.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SimplySike (808) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 18, 2014
1 Pint Bottle.
Pours clear orange with white head.
Aroma pine, hops, juicy, citrus fruits, caramel.
Taste caramel malty sweets, dry hopbitter.
Mouthfeel dry, smooth, creamy.
Great IPA!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerFunGuy (614) - California, USA - JUL 15, 2014
This beer has a golden brown color. Strong citrus aroma and a strong bitter taste that lingers and keeps you thinking about the next sip. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrHangover (2452) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUL 8, 2014
Bottle @ 2nd Tuesday Tasting. Pours a clear amber beer with a small off white head on top. Aroma is very citric, grassy, fresh hops with a touch of malt in the back. Flavor is quite bitter, hoppy, loads of citric influences and again the malty background. Nice in balance, great drinkability. Long bitter aftertaste. Very nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dEnk (3734) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUL 8, 2014
Bottle @ 2nd Tuesday tasting. Aroma is big malty caramel, biscuit, fruity and citrus hop notes. Flavour is quite bitter and sweet, some caramel, liquorice, fruity and herbal hops. Nice.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
deanso (5080) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 8, 2014
Sample at the Molen 2nd Tuesday tasting. thick creamy white head. Clear golden pour. Lovely smooth bitterness


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