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RATINGS: 501   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 Brewmasterís 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

scantron's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
scantron (63) - Ontario, - APR 8, 2013
March 30, 2013; 6.5% abv, 355 mL can, BBD: 05/12/2013, shaker Hops dominate with sweet floral and fruity flavours: grapefruit and lychee. Pours amber with a slight pinkish tone. Head is big and frothy, off-white, well retained. Hop flavours as expected, but leaning more towards the herbal/resin side of things. Malts are well balanced, toasty and sweet. Finish is resinous and refreshing. Light carbonation, medium to light body; overall refreshing. Serious alpha hops, overall quite refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
raphael (964) - 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

   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

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
andrewje41 (1107) - 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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6649) - 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.

   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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Seannpc (67) - - 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

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
BunchABeer (30) - Red Deer, Alberta, CANADA - APR 7, 2015
Pours orange-gold. Thick, white sticky head, with some lacing. Aroma was citrusy with a bit of pine. Taste was citrusy with a small malty finish. Somewhat bitter. Good carbonation. Iíd drink it again.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DenverLogan (856) - MileHi, Colorado, USA - MAR 31, 2015
Poured from 22 oz bottle into Lost Abbey glass. Gold orange with head and lace. Aroma of grapefruit rind, orange honey, light malt. Significant carbonation and mouthfeel. Flavors of rich grains, bitter roots, grapefruit rind, minerals. Overall big, bold, bitter.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yourilevesque (191) - Quebec, CANADA - MAR 12, 2015
Drank from a 600ml can. Also poured some in the glass to look what the beer looks like. Lovely clear orange beer with much carbonation of tiny bubbles from the bottom. No head, but this is not a cin, I may not have poured enough. Smell is super refreshing! I get a lot of pineapple - much more from the can than from the glass. Curiously, the beer in the glass smells really dry. I get some fruits and alcohol as well, but nothing really interresting, I will git it a 3. Taste is less complex than the nose: I get fruity bitterness from the hops and a mouthfeel of carbonation - almost sparkling and mineral. Medium body, To me, this is a good beer but more interresting in the nose than on the tongue.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stoned99 (363) - Quebec, CANADA - MAR 5, 2015
UPDATED: MAR 6, 2015 473ml can from LCBO. Thanks Peter. Aroma: tropical fruits, pineapples, a little bit of pines. App: clear copper with small white head with some lacing. Taste and palate: light to medium body, resinous, light to medium bitter finish. Average carbonation. Overall: for some reason didnít expect much from this beer. I enjoyed it, could taste a little more, maybe more fruity, itís a bit watery which is weird for an IPA. It feels like it they only focused on bitterness instead of a combination of fruits/resin and bitterness. Finish isnít the best Iíve had from an IPA but overall a good IPA from Canada

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