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RATINGS: 134   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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This big, glowing, powerful IPA is packed with assertive Northwest hops that are floral, citrusy and resinous. A healthy dose of Munich malt helps to provide backbone and balance against the hoppy attack. The result? Explosive! Brewed with Gambrinus Organic Pilsner and Munich Malt, Centennial and Cascade hops. 7.0% ABV, 75 BU


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2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
UnionBeerCzar (81) - Michigan, USA - JAN 21, 2013
Bottle to tulip glass. I think this must have been waaaay past it’s prime, if I ever get a chance to score a fresh one I will re-rate. Pours golden cloudy orangey with a lot foamy white head. Munich malts on the nose, no hop presence whatsoever, this smelled like a run of the mill APA. Taste was more of the same, this has to be long past it’s time of goodness. Bitterness is quite low, the malt presence is pretty much all I’m tasting. Based on all the other characteristics of this beer you can tell its well made, the mouthfeel and carbonation are both very pleasing and again probably quite nice when fresh. This came across the country in a car and was one of the last beers I got after. Better luck next time methinks!


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kermis (6141) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 9, 2015
Bottle shared. Pours hazy amber with a white head. Aroma of caramel malt, light grapefruit and fruity hops. Flavor is over moderate sweet and moderate bitter. Caramel malt in the foreground of the palate with the hops a bit hidden behind. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
deanso (6187) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 9, 2015
bottle shared. Thin creamy white head. Very hazy blond pour. Nice citrus bitterness. We shouldn’t have drunk thus after Hill Farmstead.....

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Benzai (9548) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - APR 8, 2015
Bottle @ home shared with Abijen. Clear golden color, medium to full sized thick white to off-white head that lasts for a long time. Aroma is dull: malts, hay, hayish bitter. If it was a pilsener it would be quite crisp and hoppy. Tastes the same: malts, hayish, hayish hops, malt bitter. Huge disappointment. Crappy IPA or a crappy bottle.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Abijen (1612) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - APR 8, 2015
Schenkt een gouden helder bier met een goede witte schuim kraag. Ruikt mout, hoppig. Meh. Proeft oud, klein beetje hop en mout.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjik83 (798) - - APR 5, 2015
0,50cl flesje via Het Bierhuis, Breda Alcoholpercentage van 7% Uitgeschonken in blanco 0,5l glas Uiterlijk: goudoranjekleurig met flinke schuimkraag Aroma en smaak: fruitig als grapefruit, straffe bitterheid, weinig bloemig en hoppig Conclusie: niet mijn soort IPA, maar niet slecht. Voornamelijk bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
liquidhedonism (284) - Beaverton, Oregon, USA - APR 4, 2015
16.9 oz bottle. Aroma: malty, with hints of barnyard. Taste/Palate: crisp; starts sweet; finishes bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
olio (7018) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 28, 2015
50 cl bottle. Bottled on 26.11.2014.
Pours clear orange color with a large white head, leaves some nice lacing. Sweet caramel and malts on the nose, resinous hops with orange and mild piney notes. Bitter malts and resin on the flavor, some hops, orange, bready notes and hay. Sadly not that fresh anymore, feels more like an Amber Ale, decent anyway.
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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Countbeer (5034) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - MAR 26, 2015
Bottle (50cl): Served in a Duvel glass at 13 degrees Celsius: Creamy head. Hazy orange beer. Aromas of floral tonea, creamy fruit, some hops, hints of wheat and yeast. Soft and smooth aroma, different but very nice. Flavour is a creamy mix of herbal tones, fruits, hops, yeast, wheat, vanilla, floral.. Aftertaste is specially bitter with some herbal fruity hop tones. Low carbo, creamy mouthfeel, more than just medium bodied. Great mouthfeel, good taste, interesting beer!

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
That1Guy (2025) - Greeley, Colorado, USA - MAR 11, 2015
500 mL bottle split with a friend. Bottled 01/22/15. Pours a hazy golden with a white head. Fucking hell. A total mess. Pretty oxidized to start. Also smells like baby puke. Cardboard and baby puke beer. Washing it down with a High Life or 5. Drain pour. Bummer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DedicatedToFun (3557) - Santa Monica, California, USA - FEB 27, 2015
Tap at Other Room in Venice, orange pour, white head, nose is citrus, taste is citrus, good ipa


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