Columbia River Hop Heaven IPA
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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.6/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   IBU: 78   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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Another Great American IPA with five malts, five hops additions and two dry hop blends. Classical citrus aroma and light in color.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
riversideAK (5625) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - MAY 8, 2013
Nose of nice citrus hops up front some floral and pine notes caramel dough toast. Pours hazy amber Orange nice head an lace . Flavors of toast and dough caramel with bright citrus and floral hops. Piney dank and citrus chewy finish. Lingering caramel and dough. Balanced fruity sweet dry and hoppy. Good shit.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (1550) - Reno, Nevada, USA - AUG 29, 2014
"Citrus peel is the main player in this juicier than the standard ipa. Pretty good stuff, though the War Elephant double was the preferred hop monster. Well balanced."

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
swoopjones (5887) - Buffalo, New York, USA - MAR 10, 2014
22oz bottle, golden orange pour, medium body. pretty solid IPA, citrusy, orange rind & pith, piney notes, malty backbone. good bitternes, decent

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AmEricanbrew (5834) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - JAN 11, 2014
Bottle. Clear amber color with fleeting head. Grapefruit, pine, citrusy hop aromas. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Hoppy bitter pine, grapefruit flavors with a light pale malt base___drying finish----good

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
douglas88 (6009) - Portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 22, 2013
Bomber from Whole Foods. Pours a very bright and cloudy orange color with a large white head. A toasty marmalade nose, lemon and oranges. Mellow, dusty, big caramel and toast, more marmalade, tea, low bitterness. Just not my thing. Smooth, but very soft in the sense of being too bland. No major offensive charterer, but not great either.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
johnbuck100 (239) - Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 5, 2013
UPDATED: JUL 8, 2013 22 oz bomber from whole foods Portland. This ipa lives up to its name. Truly hop heaven . Fresh clean full bodied hop flavor - lots of citrus, not overly bitter. Great flavor . Extremely highly recommended ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (11046) - Woodland, California, USA - JUN 13, 2013
Bomber from Malt & Vine. Pours hazy orange gold with a foamy white head. Aromas of citrus and roasty malt. Med + body. Flavor is citrus, caramel, and arguably some earth and fire (just kidding). Earth and floral. Itís strongly flavored, hop-wise, with a detectable hop burn. Finishing citrus/floral/fruity - earth has escaped. Nice bitter ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - MAY 31, 2013
Bottle: † Orangish peach, a little fiery, thin to moderate sudsy white head, spotty lacing. † Candyish citrusy nose. † Moderate hops up front, candied citrus peel, slight pith and pine on the tongue. † Seems a little dank, basement like. † Body and mouthfeel are moderate. † Not a bright example, but has a decent balance, and isnít overly hoppy. † Iím enjoying the candied citrus peel aspect. † Solid, well balanced, and enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
after4ever (6125) - Brier, Washington, USA - MAY 30, 2013
22. Pours a cloudy medium amber with a dense and creamy white head that sticks around. Orange rinds and wet bread dough on the nose. Creamy medium body with soft carb. Lightly toasted caramel malt with some orange rinds on the mid palate. Mild finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ratman197 (9792) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 30, 2013
Bomber poured a hazy golden amber with a lasting ivory head. Aromas of biscuit, dankness, grapefruit zest, pine and a hint of lemon zest. Palate was medium bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of biscuit, dankness, grapefruit zest and light pine with a crisp dry bitter, lingering grapefruit finish.

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