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RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3.32/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Runway I.P.A. is our first flight into the wild blue yonder of ales. While we thought that we may keep our feet firmly planted exclusively in the world of lagers we have been producing since 2003, over the years customers have been imploring us to brew a Dale Bros. version of an I.P.A. We are happy to say their wait is over. Runway I.P.A. takes off with four hop additions in the brew kettle, then brings it in for a landing with multiple dry hop additions. The flavor and aroma are courtesy of Summit, Galaxy and Cascade hops. Place your tray table in the upright and locked position -- here we go!


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3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
bs476 (80) - - NOV 4, 2012
Fun IPA, a little malty, more bitterness than aromatics but overall an easy drinker. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DedicatedToFun (3026) - Santa Monica, California, USA - APR 5, 2014
UPDATED: APR 13, 2014 Decent IPA, on tap at the los angeles beer festival, lots of hops so pretty drinkable, golden pour, small white head, hoppy aromas, orange flavors, lemons, bitter.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexanderj (3334) - Branson, Missouri, USA - DEC 28, 2013
Bottle; poured a murky amber color; big whitish head. Aroma of malty caramel, earth and yeast. Aroma was a bit bland. Touch of sweet vanilla in the finish and a bit too malty throughout. Touch of fruit and earthiness, some off putting dry yeastiness. Not great.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
GT2 (8741) - San Diego County, California, USA - JUL 14, 2013
Tap at the brewery in Upland, CA. Clear amber orange pour. Decent lacing for once. Catty bright hop aroma..a tad sharp but nice. Taste is orange peel bitter, heavy nut shell bitter. Palate is dusty and again tannic. Gets overly harsh coupled with the heavy IBUs.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (13304) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 14, 2013
Draft at the source. Cloudy golden amber color, white head. Aroma of fruit and light citrus. Taste is fruity lemon, moderately bitter finish. Not bad.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
brokensail (11550) - Orange County, California, USA - MAR 8, 2013
Orange pour with a slight haze and a white head. Sweet orange and tangerine hop aromas. A bit of pine, grass, and flowers. Some sweet bread and toffee notes, too. The flavor is on the sweet side for an IPA. Bready malt, grass, and some citrus peel. Mild pine bitterness, some floral notes, and some hints of soap.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Blairgus (2728) - California, USA - JAN 18, 2013
18 jan 2013, tap at dale bros brewery. Orange Metamucil color and hazy. Nose is bitter lemon rind, peaches. Thin/Ned body and mildly fizzy. Grapefruit rind, mild sweet malt. Okay. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dcschiller (2207) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - APR 20, 2012
(22oz bomber from Saarlander!). Pours a hazy orange-amber color with off-white head that leaves some sticky lacing. Aroma has some malt, resin and a bit of tropical notes. The taste is sweet with dried apricot coming through. Medium bodied and a creamy mouthfeel. Pretty decent and Iíd be able to drink a couple pints of this in a sitting and be quite happy.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
nightrider (754) - encinitas, California, USA - JAN 13, 2012
Pour from a bomber thanks to Tim. Golden and murky orange in color. Modest white head. The aromas were actually very nice with probably the dry hops of galaxy etc. Some good lemon, orange, grapefruit on the nose. Flavors were mildly bitter and balanced sweetness. Mouthfeel maybe on the thin side and a quick finish. A bit more of a bitter hop blast would have been nice. Overall pleasantly surprised.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hophead22 (2879) - Redlands, by way of Wisconsin,, California, USA - DEC 24, 2011
22oz bomber. Rating #3. Clear, dark brown/orange color with a nice white head and moderate lacing. Light hoppy aroma, but what aroma is there is big grapefruit, juicy grapefruit at that, very pleasant. Light bitterness with more sweet grapefruit and a mild aftertaste, pretty nice actually. (2066)


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