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RATINGS: 161   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Kettle Series. When hopportunity knocks, answer it. This ale is Caldera’s rendition of answering the Pacific Northwest call for a @*! pile of Centennial hops with a big beer to back it up. Don’t get left out in the cold, open up and fill the void within you . . .


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3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fatehunter (1518) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - JAN 8, 2013
A nice finger of off-white head on a medium straw colored body. A solid pine and lemon aroma. The taste leads with a malt smoothness then quickly hits with a big dose of bitterness. Finishes with a touch of sweetness. Good balance with a bit of complexity. Smooth texture for an IPA, moderate carbonation and medium bitterness. A good IPA. Well worth grabbing a couple.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pricey290483 (628) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2015
can on holiday in Amsterdam a nice beer heavy hopped beer citrus on the aroma bitterness running through the beer with a dry bitter finish

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ej (910) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - APR 9, 2015
Can. Pours a clear deep golden with a nice looking two fingers of lightly tanned head. Aroma is flowery, grass, grapefruit, citrus, resin. Creamy on the palate. Bitter taste tending towards resin. There is loads of malty caramel behind the bitterness tho. Medium + body. Avg + co2.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Countbeer (5034) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - APR 2, 2015
Bomber: Served at 13 degrees Celsius in a Chouffe glass: Vast thicker creamy head. Cloudy orange body. Aromas ofhop, some hop fruits, light citrus, nettle, pine, light resin, herbs, yeast, malts, good hop resin fruity.. Flavours of good herbal and hoppy bitter tones, some grapefruit and blood orange, sprice, resin, pine, some yeast, flowers, light earthy and malts. Good herbal hop bitter tones! Aftertaste is bitter, herbal, light hops and bitter fruit. Low carbo, creamy mouthfeel, medium to full bodied.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
coreyc1221 (275) - Truckee, California, USA - FEB 22, 2015
Bitter apricot and rose aroma. Clear golden brown color with frothy of white head. Quick punch of hops start with a great, almost creamy texture for an ipa. Pretty dang hoppy.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mile (3296) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 21, 2015
Bottle. Golden, hazy, small to average and mostly diminishing head. Moderate malty and sweetish aroma, light caramel and light tropical fruitiness, some citrus - piney hoppyness, faint alcohol. Body is medium, malty and lightly sweetish flavor, light caramel and tropical fruitiness with some citrus - piney hoppyness. Finish is average, malty and lightly sweetish, light caramel with piney - some citrus hoppynes, light alcohol. Nice well hopped IPA. Could be drier with less caramel. Finish gets bit sharp and could use some fruitiness.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
coldbrewky (1487) - Hippetown East, New York, USA - FEB 16, 2015
Nose.is sugar coated hops. Big full jumbled body. Like Napoleon said when he was imprisoned on that little island of elbow.....this aint like momma makes.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PhilJackson80 (459) - Oklahoma, USA - FEB 15, 2015
22 oz Bottle. Tasted on 2/15/15. Bottle courtesy of Judy & Pete. Has a grassy , caramel, with a slight bite. Taste was heavy on the malt and lots of grass & floral notes. Overall a decent IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lusikka (6767) - Tampere, FINLAND - FEB 7, 2015
650 ml bottle. Thanks olio. Pours a golden amber colour with a small head. Aroma of herbal hops, gooseberries and mild vegetables. Flavour of grassy bitterness, herbs, a bit harsh graininess and sweetness. Medium bodied. Harsh mouthfeel. Not at it’s best I’m afraid.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
olio (7020) - Tampere, FINLAND - FEB 7, 2015
65 cl bottle.
Pours clear orange color with a medium sized head. Sweet caramel aroma, resinous and slightly piney, a bit malty too. Sweet malty flavor with some sweet fruits and resin. Faint vegetables too. Not that fresh probably.
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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tiong (4331) - Espoo, FINLAND - FEB 7, 2015
650ml bottle

Pours dark orange with a thick white head. Aroma of berries, caramel, toffee, gooseberries, grass and herbal spicy notes. Taste is crisp, herbal and caramely with hints of gooseberries and vegetables. Finish is crisp, grassy and earthy with hints of malts and herbal notes. A bit unbalanced, doesn’t feel super fresh.


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