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RATINGS: 1125   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Enter, if you will, all the glorious aromatic complexity of the hop. This big, bold IPA’s intense multi-hop kick gets a subtle dose of restraint from select Crystal and Carastan malts. For discriminating hop heads.


DrnkMcDermott's rating

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DrnkMcDermott (2776) - Downers Grove, Illinois, USA - NOV 23, 2013
UPDATED: APR 9, 2014 Bottled. Quite brown in body for an IPA. Fizzy head, a mildly hoppy nose. But a big, fresh hop taste, with plenty of resin and pine. There’s a lot of malt in this bottle, but the hops have taken it over, which is no small feat.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Panzuriel (1283) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - JUL 13, 2014
Inversion is rich deep amber colored beer with a small head of white bubbles. Nose is definitely evergreen hops with a hint of sweetness. Taste is tangy at first but finishes with a bit of sweetness and bitterness on the finish. a really nice IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
whoisghost (14) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUL 11, 2014
Dark amber colour with a off white almost pale yellow head. Lace stays for days. Unique aroma, mostly bannana, nice though. The bannana follows through into the taste, with hints of malt and toffee in addition. Not as dense in the mouth as I like, but good carbonation and reserved dryness are the saviour here.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Smurf2055 (1394) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUL 10, 2014
Pours darker golden, min white head Smell light resin hoppy Taste light, powdery, slight bitter hops Light body Ok

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mkel07 (3031) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 9, 2014
330ml bottle from Archive Beer Boutique. Rating from December 2013. There is a big hop wallop in the hose and a big piney resinous flavour. Long finish that is a touch dry. Overall very good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Howlader (700) - - JUL 5, 2014
Served at JL Beers in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Served in a pint glass. Good IPA

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rdixon77 (602) - Georgia, USA - JUL 5, 2014
Pretty good bitter IPA. Big lasting bitterness after a heavy pine resinous start. Nothing especially stood out hopwise for me. but nice and chewy.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ComradeK (979) - The Vale of Dundas, AUSTRALIA - JUL 4, 2014
355ml bottle. Pours a clear deep amber, with a moderate off-white head, which lasts fairly well and leaves decent lacing. Banana, resin and grapefruit hops and a little toffee malt make up the aroma. Pine and grapefruit hops up front give way to toffee malt in the mid-palate. A touch of banana leads into a pine hop finish. A decent IPA, but it doesn’t really stand out from the crowd.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Troupis (32) - - JUL 3, 2014
Day 4 of my IPA Advent calendar. Straight down the middle safe but fine IPA. No distinct hop. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madchemist83 (32) - USA - JUL 1, 2014
Aroma of pine, citrus, malt caramel, hop dank. Pours copper with white head. Smooth up front with medium body. Lingering bitterness in the aftertaste. Not the typical IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sfukut0mi (11) - - JUN 28, 2014
Bottle,Bangkok, wishbeer. Grapefruit, pine aroma with caramel feelings. 飽きずに飲め&#


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