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RATINGS: 11   MEAN: 3.62/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   IBU: 85   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
We took our Missile IPA and turned it up to 11. A double load of hops lends intoxicating citrus aromatics to balance high alcohol heat. Finishes with smooth residual sweetness. We have liftoff.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GenDV138 (3366) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - MAR 1, 2015
4 oz pour on draft at Spacebar. Clear amber with off-white head. Aromas of soapy notes, citrus, floral. Tastes of grapefruit citrus, floral notes, hop oils, tropical fruit. Medium body with a dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (4561) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - FEB 13, 2015
Pours clear amber . Smell is fruity . Taste is bitter , pine , fruity . Nothing really different than many other IPA’s

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (15868) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 13, 2015
Draft. Clear deep golden amber. Huge pineapple and grapefruit aroma. Taste is very bitter resinous pine and citrus.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
radagast83 (5657) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - JAN 31, 2015
Draft at spacebar in Falls Church. Poured a clear copper color, nice solid medium sized white head. Aroma was lots of pine resin. Light caramel, nice tasting pine needles, some light orange. Alcohol is present, but not overpowering. Pretty solid in my opinion.

3.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
Westchesterco (1389) - mclean, Virginia, USA - JAN 23, 2015
On tap at spacebar it is a light golden clear color with no head. The aroma is grapefruit the taste is strong citrus with white grapefruit overtones

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (4437) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JAN 23, 2015
On draft at Spacebar in falls Church. Pours a clear copper with an off whir head. Piney nose. Flavors of grass, some orange and caramel. Bitter boozy finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
obguthr (4589) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - NOV 12, 2014
Overripe orange nose. clear amber, medium head. Overipe orange, triple sec. Quite strong, alcohol evdent, medium body. Boozy, but not bitter. Good intensity. Decent DIPA.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RABinCO (1399) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - OCT 7, 2013
Poured from a fresh growler @ home. Still nice carbonation. Pours deep golden amber, persistent white head, moderate lacing. Huge fresh citrus and pine aroma that can be smelled across the room. Taste is a nice balance of sweet malt with super resiny, piney hop bite. Finish is a bit sticky, but pleasantly dry.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jackl (5804) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - SEP 28, 2013
Keg @ Champion. The pour’s medium amber with a small head. The nose is punctuated by strong sweet malts, toffee. Pissy hoppy funk, lemon. Similar flavors. Pine needle, sherbet. Toasty sweet malty body in support. Easy to drink, medium body. Fairly solid.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Emeister84 (1556) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAY 1, 2013
Aromas of citrus fruit, some pine, and toast. Hazy orange with a lasting, white head. Dry, bitter, savory, and somewhat nutty. Medium body with average carbonation, and a bitter finish.


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