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Drakes Aroma Coma IPA (6.7%)

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RATINGS: 197   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.78/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 202   ABV: 6.75%
Aroma Coma is our summer seasonal India Pale Ale. We’ve brewed it annually since 2009 for a local IPA festival, where it was selected one of the top three beers in the competition. The malt bill consists of almost all 2-row barley malt, with a touch of Caramalt for body - leaving you with a delightfully hop-forward experience. Generous amounts of Cascade, Chinook, CTZ & Citra hops create the citrus, pine, and floral notes. Breathe ’Em in and enjoy!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
batneil (619) - - SEP 24, 2016
Pretty decent beer. A little bit of fizz, but still quite smooth. It’s tasty enough, without being remarkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fordest (2470) - Santee/San Diego, California, USA - FEB 24, 2016
Bottle shared at Bottle Share. Another IPA. More hops. More flowers. More grass. More grapefruit.... wow.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fiulijn (19387) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 31, 2015
Bottle from Whole Foods SoMa, San Francisco<.i>
Hazy golden color with compact head. Nice hop aroma, pungent, a bit resiny. The mouthfeel is dry and lean, there is no notable malt flavor; strong bitterness, with some resins, but not much hop quality, hence the final is rather boring.
The hops are not bright enough, the malt doesn’t contribute enough; ok beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
MattH (788)
- California, USA - NOV 13, 2015
Medium yellow pour. Amarillo and citrus hop aroma. Flavor is light lemon, lime, tangerine and grapefruit, with a little sugary sweetness. Finish is slightly bitter. Body and level of carbonation are light. Pretty easy to drink. Good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Daytonbeer (726) - Ohio, USA - OCT 6, 2015
Pours yellowish orange with white head and some lacing. Aroma of citrus and pine. Strong and pleasant. Taste is the same with a solid malty backbone. Great brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
johnbuck100 (292) - Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 30, 2015
Bomber from whole Foods Santa Barbara - no dates so I have no idea when bottled - pours a lighter yellow - ok aroma but I expected more - nice hoppy citrus flavor with malt in background just like I like it. A good but not great IPA - would like to taste this fresh from brewery ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
zgaier (1891) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - SEP 30, 2015
Bomber. Pours a clear golden orange with a white head and aroma of hops and citrus. Taste is bitter sweet, with citrus, hops, pine, and floral notes into the dry, bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jjgmd (1998) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - SEP 30, 2015
With Z, pours a light rusty golden color with a white head. Nose is sweet hoppy citrus with softer pine and resin. Taste is strong bittersweet delicious citrus with lighter pine and citrus . Finish is bitter sweet and dry and finishes on the delicious strong citrus notes . Quaff Score 8 / 10

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
badpuppy69 (320) - orange, California, USA - SEP 2, 2015
Pours a semi hazy orange gold with creamy head. Aroma is light citrus and light bread note. Taste follows the aroma.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
badhack (534) - San Francisco, California, USA - AUG 30, 2015
Loads of flavor and bursting with flavor. Pineapple, citrus, floral, pine. Orange with a frothy head, soft, slightly sticky.

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