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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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An intriguing, complex Ale with medium-copper color, it is the ultimate expression of an IPA with hearty spice aromas and extreme hop flavors.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
obguthr (4101) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Caramel, grass, and pine needle nose, hoppy but almost buttery. Crystal clear amber, medium head. Toffee and dandelion flavor initially. Finishes with grass and burned biscuit. Nice use of British malt and hops to balance it out. While it doesnít all come together so well and itís a bit of a mess, who can complain for the price?

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dwyerpg (4656) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - JUN 2, 2014
This wasnít too bad. The amount of hops really tastes more like a pale ale than an IPA, but itís decent.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
dnstone (2165) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAY 5, 2014
Pours a golden color with a nice white head. Aroma is an off bitter floral. Taste is also off, lightly skunky stale hop bitter character and def not ipa-esque, pretty bad, Iím dumping it now.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
alexsdad06 (5934) - Ohio, USA - APR 5, 2014
16 oz can. Pours a slightly hazy orange golden color with a medium sized off white head. The aroma and flavor have some citrus, herbal and dank hop character that seems a bit muted with some caramel and toasted malts. Nothing else is really going on with this and I will likely not revisit.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmagnus87 (2732) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - DEC 27, 2013
12oz bottle poured into a shaker. Pours a slightly cloudy dark amber with 2 fingers of thick off-white head. Aroma of citrus and grapefruit with a hint of pine. Taste is light bitter. Mostly citrus with a hint of caramel. Light bodied with an oddly creamy texture. Lively carbonation and a decently long finish. Overall, not bad. Not "extreme" by any means but simple and enjoyable.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Frank (3046) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 24, 2013
This pours a nice orange color with a long laying head of medium bubbles. Noise is hoppy with a pretty strong white grape character. There is a rough of sweetness and sort of a strange cereal grain character one you taste it as well bit of a metallic taste in the finish. This is a drinkable beer but flawed.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
hellcamino814 (12) - - DEC 17, 2013
Does not resemble an IPA in my opinion. Aroma means more on the malty side. Not that impressed.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
EtTuCthulhu (1143) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - NOV 29, 2013
The appearance combines a medium whire head and a clear orange color, and the aroma blends caramel malts, dough yeast, and a hint of generic hops. The taste combines a slight sourness and a touch of sweetness, but the lack of hoppy bitterness is surprising and inappropriate for the style. The mouthfeel fuses a medium body, soft carbonation, slick texture, and an abrupt finish.

1.3
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Noodle (14) - Ohio, USA - NOV 21, 2013
If Pabst made an IPA but it would taste like this. No wait, it has even less taste than that. In fact, the bad aftertaste is stronger than the flavor while actually drinking this stuff. Aroma? Ha! I guess all I can say is that the aroma is not objectionable since there is no aroma. Letís see, think positives. Well, itís quite clear and has a nice light copper color. Itís also 6.9% abv, so I suppose you could get drunk on it faster than most beers if thatís what youíre after. And the label is sort of interesting. But letís be real. This is the worst excuse for an IPA I have ever tasted.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
drowland (6174) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - NOV 16, 2013
10/28/13. 16oz can from Jenís and Friends while chilliní in Savannah. Amber pour with a small khaki head. Malty aroma, earthy hops, lots of bread and caramel. Similarly malty flavor, almost no hop to speak of - an earthy or floral sense, but nothing else. Meh.


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