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Cape May IPA
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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.24/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A decidedly hoppy and bitter, moderately strong India Pale Ale (IPA). The beer emphasizes the hop aroma and flavor white muting the hop bitterness. Loaded with Cascade hops that provide Floral and citrus notes. It’s called India Pale Ale because it was a hoppier, more alcoholic version of the typical ale shipped to British troops in India in the 1800s. Turns out that hops and alcohol are a great preservative.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
raymow (978) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 31, 2015
on tap at Dog & Bull in Croydon - This is a very good IPA. Has a nice hop character and a nice color. Lightly sweet - very good.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
skmikeg (1215) - Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Pours bright medium orange with a one finger off white head with decent lacing. Aroma is of citrus, pine, tropical fruits, and sweet malts. Taste is about the same as the aroma. Has a medium body with a slightly watery mouthfeel and a moderately bitter, medium finish. Overall, a decently tasty IPA that is pretty drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MadRobin (2289) - Silver Spring, USA - OCT 6, 2014
On tap 6 oz. pour at Cape May Brewing Company taproom in Rio Grande, NJ. Cloudy, rusty-orange with an off-white head and fair lacing. Aroma of pine, caramel, graham crackers, citrus and light fruit. Taste of pine, caramel, citrus, light tropical fruit, and bread. Medium body and medium carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JDBaker11058 (1462) - Maryland, USA - MAY 8, 2014
Appearance: clearish orange, with a bright white head. Aroma: marmalade, blood orange, grapefruit. Taste: malt of light, sweet graham cracker, hops are citrus and light pine. Finish: slightly astringent and mineral, with floral bitterness. Notes: On tap at the brewery. Middle of the road IPA. Most beers from Cape May seem to have a slight mineral tone on the finish which can be just slightly detracting from the overall experience.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
IPAJAY123 (2) - - DEC 15, 2013 does not count
This wasn’t a bad beer! The color was really nice along with the flavor...I personally would drink it again...and I have a closet full of Heady Topper, Lawson’s, Three Floyd’s, and Gandhi- Bot...etc. Not bad CAPE MAY!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11359) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - SEP 30, 2013
on tap-thin white-hazy yellow/gold. A-pine, lt malt. T-pine hops, lt malt-bready.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bricks (700) - Delaware, USA - SEP 26, 2013
smells mild compared to the taste.. Which has character and is quite loud. Tastes of hops citrus and floral notes.. Recommended.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
eelbasher (285) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 5, 2013
Sample at brewery. Pours medium gold/copper with a small white head. Aromas of light caramel, some pine, and some citrus. Flavor is light...some floral hops and a touch of citrus rind. Eh middle of the road IPA.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
jredmond (6058) - Manhattan, New York, USA - JUL 21, 2013
Draft at the brewery with Linh, Scarlett and mom. Pours a deep amber body with thin white lacing. Aroma is light overall - bright hop and lots of spice. Mouthfeel is medium with the spice character mostly dominating and a metallic flavor in the finish. Disappointing after trying the promising pale ale.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
closey22 (1119) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - MAY 18, 2013
Hazy Orange with thin white head; aroma is great blend of flowery sweetness and hop spiciness ; Flava is bitter ; finishes dry and bitter


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