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RATINGS: 498   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.78   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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An ale fashioned to survive the long voyage from England to India during the British colonization. Hops, hops, and more hops, this ale has an intense aroma and a long lingering finish. Drink as an appetizer on its own, or pair it with any hearty dish. A beer for the connoisseur, this is the Brewmaster’s choice. "Cheers!"

Malts: UK Maris Otter, Superior Pale Ale Malt, Carastan Crystal Malt
Hops: German Magnum, Centennial, Amarillo, Simcoe
Colour/Clarity: Amber to Orange, Bright. SRM: 14

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gregorymconway (217) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 6, 2014
Tall Boy from the LCBO. Orangey-straw body with thin white head. Extremely piney on the nose, some orange and grapefruit zest notes. Minimal caramel notes. Really full flavored and even sessionable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
drsandman (537) - New York, USA - NOV 29, 2014
Pours a clear orange Amber, white head. Aroma is grain, pine, yeast, cereal, oat, fuggles. Flavor is grainy malt, bitter English hops, earth & minerals. Medium body, dry bitter hop finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
marcus (7183) - Sacramento, California, USA - NOV 28, 2014
12oz can from Corti Bros. Pours orange amber with an attractive white head and a citrus aroma. There is an earthy caramel malt flavor with a long grapefruit finish. A pleasure to drink.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fatehunter (1521) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - NOV 25, 2014
Pours two fingers of head on a clear lighter straw colored body. The aroma is bright pineapple, lemon, grapefruit and pine. Wonderful. The taste is a moderate pine bitterness throughout, though well balanced. The texture is soft and fizzy. A great smelling and feeling IPA, average flavor in a hotly contested category.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
biirusaikou (914) - - NOV 18, 2014
Can from LCBO. Flavors of caramel, pine, grassy hops, grapefruit peel, dry bitter finish. A well done brew but not really my type of IPA, more of a British one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jesterdeal (1985) - Marlton, New Jersey, USA - NOV 11, 2014
Clearly an older can. Aroma was some nice melon, apricot, and light papaya. Pours amber with a nice foamy head and lacing. Taste is muddled apricot/melon with a dirty orange rind malt. Would love to revisit this a little fresher because the hops that I could taste were pretty great.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwalking05 (4132) - Arlington, Texas, USA - NOV 10, 2014
12 oz can labeled "Red Betty". Hazy light amber with an average sized off-white head. Aroma is of resin, pine, mango, caramel, and light dank hop notes. Taste is of caramel, malt, brown sugar, pine, resin, oranges, and overripe pineapple.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
travita (4307) - Frisco, Texas, USA - NOV 10, 2014
Can. The look is a slight haze, white colored head, and orangish bright in color. The smell is toffee, caramel, a little stale, fruits, hops, grassy, and pine. The taste is pine, grass, resin, grapes, grapefuits, and ok.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AirForceHops (4058) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - NOV 2, 2014
650 ML bottle thanks to Eric S. For this share. Super hazy Amber color with lasting head. Aroma is floral, pine and citrus. Pretty nice array of hop variety.

Flavor is very hop forward, pine, grapefruit and lemons with a decent malt body to provide balance. Has some zesty notes in the lingering bitterness as well. This was a very nice surprise and has a West Coast profile, very nice.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Chadski4 (155) - Los Angeles, California, USA - OCT 30, 2014
Airy head that leaves tons of lacing. Dark copper color. Light resin aroma that could use a little more detail. Very interesting taste of brown sugar and molasses balanced by hop bitterness.

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