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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.82/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Extensively hopped and dryhopped with a big roster of hops – Simcoe, Centennial, Cascade, Ahtanum, Chinook, and Amarillo – it’s big, bright, and floral, with just enough malt to balance. This American-style I.P.A. stands head and shoulders above its hoppy brethren, blending pale and honey malts to balance the palate without interfering in your herbal reverie, and creating a new American classic.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Glouglouburp (5929) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 17, 2013
In short: A aromatic, fruity, very hoppy and relatively dry blonde superior IPA of superior quality.
How: Bottle 22oz, consumed fresh soon after purchase.
The look: Slightly cloudy pale golden body topped by a medium white head leaving lots of lacings on the glass.
In long: The very aromatic nose citrusy, floral, pine needles. The typical aromatic elements found in many American IPA but here it is brighter and more vibrant than in most, a very inviting aroma. In mouth the beer has a somewhat doughy texture with generous carbonation. Bready pale malts, soft and chewy, low sweetness sensation, those are pleasant cereals to provide body only, flavor-wise this beer is a hop playground. Hops flavor is more focussed on tropical fruits, more pineapples than the aroma. Sandy notes and pine needles accentuate the dryness sensation. Assertive and clean bitterness. A refreshing and tasty beer, nothing groundbreaking but this is a superior quality IPA. Three things you need to know about me, first and foremost I love blonde aromatic IPAs, secondly toaster ovens are kitchen appliances, and last but not least one third of the time I don’t make any sense.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
devman171 (727) - Annapolis, Maryland, USA - AUG 17, 2013
Pours clear amber, aroma is fruity and pine, taste is similar, loads of melon. Awesome beer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (11181) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 12, 2013
22oz bottle. Medium off-white head atop cloudy light amber body. Aroma is moderately sweet, pine/grapefruit, some pineapple, light spruce. Taste is moderately sweet, grapefruit/orange, some pine, light pineapple. Medium body, some resin. Tastes bigger than it is.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VT (1298) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 5, 2013
500 ml bottle shared with czar, thanks mate. Pours a clear golden with a nice white head. Aroma is citrus and pine tree.Flavor is citrus, fruity, yeasty, peachy, sweet. Finish is grapefruit, lemon, but somewhat soft and well-balanced. Medium body, average carbonation, soft mouthfeel. Solid!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
czar (3806) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 29, 2013
pours hazy very light golden with a nice white head, good retention and lacing. very floral and citrusy, dusty yeast, hint of caramel and butter, fresh lightly toasted wheat. moderate carbonation, light body - oily, short to medium long spicy-citrusy finish. good ipa.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Marheb (1753) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 25, 2013
Une élégante ipa qui se concentre sur l’équilibre entre l’aromatique, les malts et l’amertume, efficace.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
djd07 (2918) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 30, 2013
Bottle as shown. Pours a cloudy gold with small off white head. The aroma is citrus and honey. Medium mouthfeel with fruity hop and sweet finish. Easy to drink, good IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (6585) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - JUN 28, 2013
Pouring at The Festival in Portland with Kramer, Andrew, and J-Dadmond. Pours a hazed gold with a thin white head. Light sweet citrus hops. Toast. Sweet pineapple, tropical fruit. Gentle musk, toast, soft caramel. Long bitterness, dry and tasty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
berniecarbo (148) - Holliston, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 28, 2013
Pours deep golden with white head. Aroma comes through as citrusy and resin. Big hops with a dry finish. Medium body

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ernesto987 (3372) - Connecticut, USA - JUN 26, 2013
Sow this one is good, Cambridge might have saved themselves , big pine and citrus flavors

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