Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 573   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Our “East Coast” version of a West Coast-style IPA. Intense hop flavors and aromas of tropical and citrus fruits and pine dominate. A subtle malt sweetness brings the beer into balance.

AlainG's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
AlainG (1877) - Montréal, Quebec, - OCT 30, 2012
Elle est blonde dorée, coiffée d’une mousse dense et persistante, qui dessine des motifs artistiques aux parois du verre. Le nez est tout en houblon, très floral, fruité, par le pamplemousse rose, de conifères, de façon très distinctive et ce, sans jamais dépasser les limites. La bouche joue dans les même cordes. Elle possède le meilleur d’une IPA, très bien dosée. Une belle et agréable amertume reste sur la langue sans qu’on se sente agressé. Comme si chaque élément est sa place, elle occupe l’espace comme il se doit. Elle est bien ronde. Une orchestration quasi parfaite (C81012-09) (421-231012)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ROGUE (2179) - Lewes, Delaware, USA - JUL 27, 2016
On tap at SLL tasting and 500ml bottle. Pours a slightly hazy yellow capped with a thick layer of soapy bubbles. Aroma is fresh, and hoppy. Zesty citrus, floral hops, peach skin, grass, and, pine. Smooth vibrant hop flavors over a bed of fresh grain...zesty lemon and grapefruit, juicy fruit, herbs, and flowers . Soft, dry, crisp feel - drinks lighter than the ABV would suggest.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AWISLguy (2400) - Wisconsin, USA - JUL 24, 2016
Sampler (8oz pours?) from Appalachian Vintners. Orange copper pour with an off-white head. Terrific nose. Very hoppy. Clean. Sweet fruit and light sweet malts. Taste is of citrus & pine and light sweet malts. Finishes tangy bittersweet, slightly to the sweet side. The blend is very well done. This is very very tasty. 16.2

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
RodeaGueuze (11) - - JUL 19, 2016
Very piney, some citrus but not nearly as much as one would expect from a new england IPA, this is more Pacific northwestern. Smells funky, but not skunky, very smooth, crisp mouthfeel, very crushable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
knickskicks (1142) - - JUL 15, 2016
Orange pour, white head. Nose is grapefruit, hop resin, piney. Taste is grapefruit, other citrus, hop oils. Oily mouthfeel with a bitter finish. My first thought was this is very much like a west coast IPA, so it was no surprise reading the description. Thanks Thim!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jhamp9 (1613) - Corinth, Texas, USA - JUL 13, 2016
Hazy yellow orange pour with a lasting white head. Lacing coats the glass. Strong peach, orange, floral and pine aroma. Taste is peach, citrus zest, floral, pine, and light spicy hop. Lingering orange peel aftertaste. Soft carbonation. Medium body. Really easy drinking. Awesome.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
joeneugs (5486) - Livermore, California, USA - JUL 9, 2016
On draft at Caps & Taps. It pours a lightly hazed yellow/orange color with a thick white head. The aroma has soft melon and peach with hints of flowers and dank. Nice. The flavor has some strong hop spice along with the peach, pine and some grapefruit. Definitely more spicy and dank than the fruity aroma. Soft, creamy mouthfeel and well carbonated. It has a light graham cracker malt character in the background supporting a pretty dry beer with strong spicy bitterness. A bit more bitter than I like my IPA’s, but this one was very strong in every other category.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Blairgus (4046) - California, USA - JUN 28, 2016
28 June 2016, tap. Yellow and a tad hazy/dirty. Nose is sweet, orange, grapefruit, lemon citrus. Med body and mildly fizzy. Dry citrus and mildly malty. I think an east coast IPA should be sweeter and a bit more body. But this is a "blend." Still, very good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oRos (1516) - sacramento, California, USA - JUN 26, 2016
On tap at capitol beer. Pours orange copper with white head. Taste is lots of citrus and has a crisp finish

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
wombat23 (531) - Texas, USA - JUN 24, 2016
Shared 16.9 oz. bottle. Hazy gold with a white head. Aroma of citrus and tropical fruit. Taste is citrus, tropical fruit, malt and pine. Great balance. Really good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gurthnar (4787) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUN 23, 2016
UPDATED: JUN 23, 2016 Bottle kindly shared by Cuso, thanks! Very very easy drinking and refreshing, well balanced. Well attenuated, clean clean hoppy flavours and aromas, fruity, resiny, citrusy, berries. Juiciness and character richness typical of the best examples. Real pleasure to drink.

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