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RATINGS: 137   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Our year round ode to the Pacific Northwest hop. At DEBC, we like hops, but we like American hops most of all. Here we use some of our absolute favorites. However, they might not be used like you may expect, by using varieties with high alpha acid contents (which means more potential for bitterness) and using them in ways to emphasize the flavor and aroma we can render a rather bitter ale with over the top tropical fruit, citrus, pine, floral, and more hop derived aroma and flavor. Style: American-style India Pale Ale Hops: Citra, Amarillo, Chinook, Palisade, and Summit Malts: Pale Ale, Vienna, Honey, and White Wheat Yeast: English Ale


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ramboraffe (586) - SWEDEN - OCT 28, 2014
355 ml bottle. Clear orange with white head. Smell is hoppy pine, grapefruit and floral. Taste is light caramel with hoppy pine, grapefruit and floral. Dry with medium bitterness and medium carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beastmaster (290) - Florida, USA - OCT 26, 2014
Canned. Bottom date 10/14/14 drinking 10/25/14, hoping itís ok. Pours a deep burnt orange with a two finger head. Nice citrus aroma. Sweet candy like palate. Slightly bitter after taste. More malty than Iíd expected.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
acearl (391) - The Ham, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 2, 2014
On tap, moderately fragrant citrus and tropical hop smell, medium body with good malt back bone, overall very drinkable

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beerenberger (1486) - Fischer, Texas, USA - SEP 23, 2014
Nose of tropical fruit and florals. Pours a honey hued amber with a short lived white head and sheet lacing. The taste follows the nose with tropical fruit, citrus and notes of pine. Medium body and medium carbonation. Overall, very tasty and refreshing. Will buy again.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (5985) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 11, 2014
"A nasal blast of tropical fruits, pineapple, orange and grapefruit before even pouring from the can. A follow up of bready malt and pine in the flavor adds complexity. An assertive yet easy drinking iPa. Very very good. Thanks Hannah for providing me with this unknown gem."

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HonkeyBra (3443) - Lemont, Illinois, USA - AUG 23, 2014
12 oz. can from Secret Santa. Thanks man! Pours an orangish amber with a small white head. Lacing peppers the glass. Aroma of citrus, pine, and some doughy malts. Citra really shines through. Flavor is bitter, with lots of tropical hop flavor. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Finishes hoppy. Pretty interesting IPA.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
KamGoPro (93) - Texas, USA - AUG 23, 2014
Faint hoppy aroma. Starts with hoppy light leaf then comes the malts and sugars. Some citrus on the finish

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beergeek23322 (2345) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - AUG 7, 2014
8/7/2014. On tap. Clear amber color with a white head. Floral hoppy aromas with citrus, pine and resin. Bitter flavors, lots of hops, light caramel and a long dry finish. Pretty good stuff.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlowOffTube (485) - Michigan, USA - AUG 2, 2014
Dark murky orange pour. Fruity notes pine aroma . grapefruit and pine and melon taste. Dry bitter finish. Light body little watery moderate carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BlackEyePA (573) - USA - JUL 19, 2014
I really liked it. Dont know the IBUís but its plenty to make me want to drink a few. Its nose is citrus floral hop. Aftertaste on palate lingers with hop resins but not crazy. Appearance is dark amber color with foamy head. Had on tap, tasty brew, overall really nice offering.


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