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A straightforward malt body supports the distinctive bouquet of Columbus and Falconers Flight hops that impart citrus, grapefruit and pine notes characteristic of the West Coast style. F5 is a belligerent hop reckoning.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
twgordon (39) - Oklahoma, USA - OCT 5, 2014
This is not for the hop haters out there. Strong, pine aroma and taste. Very stout palate that sticks with you. Despite it's hoppy nature and high alcohol content, a very smooth and easy to drink beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TylerGreenDC (468) - - OCT 3, 2014
On draft. Aroma of pine, citrus and honey. Flavors of orange, peach, guava with a faintly chocolate malt presence. Sophisticated and layered.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bwa5879 (772) - Portage, Michigan, USA - SEP 29, 2014
Can given to me from some fine folks passing through Bell’s Eccentric Cafe from Montana/Oklahoma. Medium copper pour with small amount of effervescent bubbles rising to a quarter inch of white head. Scent is light, full of toffee, grain, florals. Soft carbonation, pillowy mouthfeel, tacky finish that leaves teeth dry. Taste is predominantly pine mixed well with floral and citrus zest, really soft and subtle, milky sour with toffee as well, grain is indistinct in flavor but very apparent in mouthfeel. Nice IPA with some regional uniqueness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (4420) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - SEP 28, 2014
16 ounce can thanks to Angelo. Super balanced malt build. Nicely hopped with just the right citrus flavors coming through. Really well done.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nuplastikk (4878) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 16, 2014
16oz can. Slightly hazy orange body, steady off-white head. Oily, resinous hop aroma..some pink grapefruit..mostly pine. A pretty decent IPA. The hops aren’t that exciting, tastes like a run of the mill IPA from ten years back. Not one I’d go back for more of. Surprised this hit 100 IBUs. Nothing super off, but mediocre and not that desirable either.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
haddon90 (1539) - Denver, Colorado, USA - SEP 14, 2014
Draft at TapWerks. Pours a clear orange color with a thin head. Thick, hoppy aroma with some citrus notes. Dry, hoppy taste with some tart notes. Really good IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
IndianaRed (2711) - Boise, Idaho, USA - AUG 7, 2014
16oz can from pinkzambia Hazy orange amber with a small white fine head. Nice malty citrusy hop aroma. Some papery malt flavors but plenty of pithy juicy west coast hop flavors. Good IPA

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pinkzambia (1566) - Boise, Idaho, USA - AUG 4, 2014
Can: cloudy lemony orange color with a small off white head. Hoppy aroma with notes of freshly ironed polyester and grapefruit rind. Tangy and citrusy hop flavors with a crisp bitterness. Average body and pretty nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Salmoniform (1182) - Sweet Home, Oregon, USA - JUL 26, 2014
Poured from tallboy to glass. Slightly hazy orange hue with fluffy white head that lingered. Aroma is super fruity with essences of mango, pine, cantaloupe, papaya, grapefruit, ripe lime, mandarin orange. Mouthfeel is fantastic with x medium body and zesty carbonation. Taste is nice malt sweetness throughout with a great hop bitterness in the hollowing and rounding out through the finish. Overall this is a great West Coast style IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jackl (5343) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 12, 2014
Keg @ Andolini’s. light amber with a small head. Big tropical fruit salad. Sticky mango and sea salt rubbed cantaloupe. Cotton candy rubbed in someone’s underarm. Very nicely balanced flavor. Just a bit of caramel malt backbone to allow the tropical citrus fruit flavors a platform to shine. A bit dank. Dry finish. Active carbonation. Ok, this is legit.

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