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RATINGS: 653   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Named after Coronado Island, our original India Pale Ale is a liquid expression of hometown pride. Cascade, Chinook, and Columbus hops combine to provide an explosive burst of piney bitterness and lucioius notes of apricot, grapefruit, and mango that are sure to envoke imagery of swinging palms and sun-kissed shores.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
PhilJackson80 (307) - Oklahoma, USA - JUN 24, 2014
12 oz bottle. Tasted on 6/24/14. Beer from Total Wine Tampa, FL. The aroma has more of a floral note more east coast than west coast with very little fruitiness. The beer isn't too sweet but has a strong malt backbone with a dry finish. More of an English style ipa. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jabic (417) - Brigantine, New Jersey, USA - JUN 24, 2014
Ar: Big pineapple and mango - some orange juice, a little lemon and pine. Ap: Pale orange with a medium off-white head - clear - moderate retention, leaves a bit of foam on glass sides, a ring of suds, and a thin, almost complete cover. T: Pineapple and bitter tea leaf - lemon and orange - some clean malt, very little sweetness - high bitterness with a soft edge - finish is pine and lemon. P: Medium-light body with high carbonation - finish is dry. O: Pretty good IPA - the bitter tea leaf quality is the only downside - otherwise, lots of great tropical fruit, citrus, and pine flavors and a supporting, but not obscuring, malt backbone.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mkel07 (3300) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUN 18, 2014
Bottle from Archive Beer Boutique 120513. Bright orange colour with a decent white head and big punchy floral hop aromas. Great taste and easy drinking.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
djaquay (114) - Ephrata, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Beautiful golden/orange pour under a light tan head. Crisp, nicely hoppy flavor, medium texture. On tap at Viva’s.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
humlelala (962) - DENMARK - JUN 12, 2014
(35 cl bottle from local supermarket; bbd: May 30th 2014 allegedly; consumed in August 2013) Pours a delightfully clear, golden with ample, creamy white head that sadly fades leaving a thin layer on the surface and some decent lacework. Some regeneration comes from swirling the liquidmin the glass. Initial aroma has a quick and quite pleasant hop burst aroma of fresh, citrus hops. Unfortunately, this fades rather quickly - presumably,due to the age of the beer - leaving a somewhat more subdued and earthy expression with malty hints of biscuits. Medium to light bodied despite the 7% abv, soft carbonation, somewhat watery texture and a bitter finish. Flavour is moderately bitter with little sweetness in the west coast style, which I find appealing even if the bitterness could perhaps have been somewhat more appealing (it properly is when fresh).

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
diego_molmay (1) - Santiago, CHILE - JUN 11, 2014 does not count
Aroma limpio a lúpulos florales y resinas. De color rubia y transparente, con sabor con buen balance, agradable. Una buena cerveza!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ibrubeer (88) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - JUN 9, 2014
Draft. Nice carbonation. Perfect pale IPA color. You could taste the citrus flavor from the hops, and also a little of the piney flavor. Pretty good combination of the two. Nice and drinkable!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BrewDad (4890) - Olympia, Washington, USA - JUN 9, 2014
Amber in color, clear with a thin head. Nice IPA flavor and finish. Good piney flavor and easy tropical fruit flavors. Good Beer

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mverity (265) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Pours a pale gold, with good white head, great lacing, great head retention, thick collar. Aroma is pale malt breadiness, citrus hops (orange and lemon) and pineapple (maybe a hint of mango). Taste is very lightly bitter, the citrus and tropical fruits play well together, with the orange taking center stage. A bit watery in the mouthfeel - light body and medium carbonation.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
holdleder (170) - Kongerslev, DENMARK - JUN 6, 2014
35,5 cl. 7,0 %. Amerikaner med bitterhed i eftersmagen. Ikke helt min kop the. Købt i Super Brugsen


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