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RATINGS: 505   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


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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
czar (5352) - Québec, Quebec, - NOV 12, 2012
pours clear nicely golden-orange with a nice white head, good retention and lacing. citrus and pine, lightly sweet malts, very fruity - almost strwberry, floral. prickly to average carbonation, light to medium body - oily, very nice citrusy medium long finish. high drinkability. enjoyed it!


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (6041) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAY 24, 2015
Grand Junction, Co - College Liquors - 12 oz can - labeled as Red Betty. Sparkling, medium golden pour, soft, snow white soapy head. Spruce in the aroma, some ripening vegetables. Solid IPA flavor, nice citrus bitterness, spearmint, caramel malty notes. Decently thick mouthfeel.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
stevoj (2719) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 15, 2015
Can from On the Fly. Pours out with nice fluffy head, orange golden body with tons of fine bubbles, very active carbonation. Head leaves clumpy lacing. Gentle aroma equal parts apple fruitiness and piney hops. Taste brings in more crisp happiness, some malt sweetness. Finishes kind of dry, a hint of metallic notes, but still excellent.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnGalt1 (730) - , Idaho, USA - MAY 15, 2015
12oz can from whole foods... clear orange brew with a decent enough white head that leaves splotchy lacing... Dry toast and lesser caramel malt... Traditional PNW hoppiness...citrus and pine cones... Weird fruitiness from I would guess the yeast is sorta throwing the finish off IMO... Still there are way worse IPA’s out there... Not bad at all.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ttoadee (850) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Clear copper pour, frothy off white head. Nose is earthy wood. Bitter. Middle is caramel malt and a faint citrus tang. Finish is hoppy and long. very solid beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
raphael (971) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 5, 2015
lemon, resin & caramel. clear amber with white head. flavor mostly pine, with caramel & toasted malt. very drinkable while still havinga quirky character

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Richwest68 (10) - - MAY 4, 2015
Terrific IPA. Lots of hops, nice aroma with a hint of citrus . The hops don't over power the flavour but there is no missing them. Very drinkable IPA! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
andrewje41 (1165) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - APR 29, 2015
12 oz can poured. Listed as Red Betty Northwest IPA. Gotta love these solid IPAs in a can that you can buy with pocket change. Pours a bright copper color with a ton of foam head and sticky lace. Mild orange, citrus hops aroma. A little toasty as well. Very tasty IPA. Quite impressed.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6705) - Reno, Nevada, USA - APR 23, 2015
can: fresh aroma gives way to biscuit and caramel. nice fresh hops. low to moderate bitterness and perhaps a touch thinner than I like, but pretty good.

4.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ekinskofer (17) - - APR 18, 2015
First off, this is my local brewery so my opinion is biased :) great brew, a staple. Pour is clear copper. Aroma is citrus,hops. Tastes of massive dry hop awesomeness, citrus, pine. Medium mouth feel awesome finish. A masterpiece.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Seannpc (75) - - APR 15, 2015
Hoppy aroma on this. Medium cloudiness with a burnt orange color. Smooth start and finish also ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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