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RATINGS: 86   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
Contract brewed by Shipyard Brewing Co. for bottled distribution. Also available on tap at the brewpub. This Classic English India Pale is our best-selling ale! Deep golden in color with an intense hop bitterness, flavor and aroma.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gws57 (1275) - Saint Charles, Illinois, USA - JUL 10, 2009
Had this one bottled in Glens Falls, New York. Hazy, medium yellow pour with some mild citrusy hoppiness in the nose, and a nice balanced flavor of spicy hops, grapefruit and bready sweetness. Very good!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ron (3424) - Rochester, New York, USA - APR 29, 2016
Bottle. Pours a golden amber with a thin white head. Light pine and citrus notes. Thin to medium bodied with flavors of honey, citrus and pine. Ends a little bit sweet, but with a nice grapefruit bitterness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Eructoblaster (3661) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 30, 2015
On tap at Timberwolf Pub (Schroon Lake, NY). Limpid, amber body with an average off-white frothy head. Fair malty/hoppy aroma with weirs leather hints. Taste is slightly dominated by hoppy flavors. It also carries malty, woody, and grainy notes. Ends with a decent bitter/woody finish. Drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
polo_marco (228) - milton, Vermont, USA - APR 12, 2015
I’m an IPA guy love the aroma and that taste is something completely different then most other ipas so I teed to enjoy this ale very much way to change the game Davidson brothers.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
pcshotsauce33 (61) - Columbus, New Jersey, USA - FEB 13, 2015
Tap at Johnny Rockets in Queensbury on my Topper trip to Vermont. Man this is not really good at all tasted like dish soap. Very malty and off balance. Would never try this again if I had a gun to my head. Bluhhhh

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jow (3237) - New York, USA - JAN 13, 2015
At the brewpub for quick lunch stop. pours orange with nose of piney yet slightly stale hops. Tastes of pine, grapefruit, honey, florals, light caramel, and earth. standard brewpub ipa but well done enough to get by

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mike67 (1044) - , New Jersey, USA - DEC 14, 2013
On Tap in Albany. Pours amber with white head and some carbonation. Body is full and crisp. Taste and aroma is of bready malt, buckwheat, earthy hops and some fruity esters. Finish is long and earthy. Nothing special IPA.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PhatB420 (830) - Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 1, 2013
12oz into a 16.9oz stemmed belgian. Pours a sloppy brown, muddeled with tree bark, tan hues and bulky twigs. Aroma is musky pine hops, harvest soil, dry dirt, some coca beans, and faint citrus. Taste is dirty hops that are not yet ready to be added to a brew, but sprn in their own right. Heavy caramel flare, lemon, pine sap and cones, and hops round out the rest. Chewy mouthfeel, sweet at times, then somewhat bitter in the end. An ok brew. 5.9 fits it well.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
crossovert (10770) - Illinois, USA - NOV 28, 2013
Really shitty ipa, tasted lik butter, stale, no hop character whatsoever, it sucks.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mep3222 (1137) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - OCT 12, 2013
Bready and malty aroma with a flavor that follows. Almost no hop aroma or flavor. Good beer but not as an ipa. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
merc7186 (2842) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 7, 2013
The beer pours very medicore with a reddish orange (almost copper) hue to it, almost no head to it at all (even after trying to swirl it after drinking some) and no lacing on the glass. The beer smell is weak with a very mild floral smell but very faint and nothing else to go with it. The taste is average as you get a blend of malty, mildly hoppy taste but not an IPA. The mouthfeel is mediocre as the beer was poorly carbonated and the mouth is mildly dry. Overall, if it was called a different beer, may be an average beer but a very weak, poorly carbonated IPA.

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