Serve in Shaker, Tulip


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RATINGS: 83   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   IBU: 71   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Our interpretation of the West Coast IPA is well-balanced and huge in hop flavor and aroma without overpowering bitterness. A blend of hop varietals yields tropical fruit aromatics that give way to flavors of grapefruit and pine. The balancing malt presence brings out a bready character and light caramel undertones that lay the foundation to showcase the hops. Welcome to the endless West-Coast Summer!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
zgaier (1889) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Pours a hazy golden with a white head and hoppy, citrusy aroma. Taste is bitter, hop. Letís with citrus, peach, fruits, and pine with a bitter, dry finish. Very drinkable, refreshing IPA

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jjgmd (1980) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Shared with Zach and Brandon, pours a cooper light orange color with a nice head. Nose is light citrus, pine and resin. Taste is light citrus, pine and resin, somewhat light, refreshing and very drinkable. Ends on citrus notes with a bittersweet ending. Descent WC IPA . Quaff Score 8 / 10

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Blairgus (4105) - California, USA - MAY 24, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 31, 2014 24 may 2014, tap. Yellow, clear, some bubbles. Nose is light lemon hops. Thin body and mildly fizzy. Light lemon, mildly bitter. Okay. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RobertLiley1 (39) - - MAY 11, 2014
Cloudy yellow color very light and pleasant taste leaves a clean taste on your palate not to strong for an I PA

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (16669) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2014
Keg at Ancapa Brewing Co, Ventura, 01/05/14. Hazed golden orange with a moderate off white covering. Nose is floral hops, toasty malts, citric rinds, straw, hint of pear drop. Taste comprises light perfume, citric peel, floral hop, straw. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close with light hop bitterness. So so IPA, a little basic.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kaser (5567) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 3, 2014
Cloudy yellow golden pour. White sticky head. Draft pour from Anacapa taproom in Cali. Fruity Brannan smell taste is dishwater and dull. Fruity and not IPA ish to me at all

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bartzilla (617) - La Mesa, California, USA - APR 12, 2014
On tap at Tonyís Darts Away in Burbank. Not much on the nose but almost tastes a little Belgo. It ask works wonderfully. Looks nice and bright and murky. Tastes like candy with a nice hop blast at the end.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
obguthr (5587) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - APR 7, 2014
Orange peel nose. Cloudy amber, thin head. Orange peel flavor. Some grapefruit notes on the back end. Fairly standard fare, but nicely done.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jackl (7016) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - APR 5, 2014
Bottle @ The WWGT2D? Tasting. The pourís deep gold with a small head. The nose is lemon, herb. A bit of pacific driftwood. The taste is strongly bitter. Lemon tart and cake batter. Some leaf pile. Light body, soft carbonation. OK.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
joeworrall (86) - USA - FEB 20, 2014
poured from a 22 oz. bomber into a tulip glass, it is a hazy, cloudy almost opaque yellow-orange with a nice head. Itís labeled a "West Coast IPA"... Not sure what make it west coast other than the fact that itís brewed in LA. At first I thought it had similarities to many other IPAís: nice citrus aroma, generous head, a touch of bitterness. What makes this IPA different is the amount of biscuit malt flavor it has. Yes, there are the expected grapefruit and pine hop notes, but this has way more malted barley presence than any other IPA I have had in recent memory.

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