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RATINGS: 3253   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.06   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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India Pale Ale style well suited for Hemingway-esque trips to the Upper Peninsula. American malts and enormous hop additions give this beer a crisp finish and incredible floral hop aroma.


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4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Bulk_Carrier (2227) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - FEB 7, 2013
It pours a clear, bright orange and gives the same color body with a decent foamy one centimeter white head and has some nice spider web lacing along the sides of the glass. No carbonation is seen rising. The smell has the orange up front with some hops tingling in the background. The taste has the previously mentioned flavors balanced really well. The palate is about a light to medium with nothing sharp on the tongue, thoroughly smooth. Though a fairly high ABV, there is a drinkable quality to this beer. Overall, this is one of the best American IPA’s on the market!


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
siennaemerson (21) - New York, USA - NOV 25, 2014
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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
stef73 (240) - - NOV 24, 2014
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4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
cmq103 (8) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - NOV 23, 2014 does not count
An aggressive pour resulted in a nice 1/4 inch off white head. The aroma is outstanding. The taste is even better. One the best IPA I've had. I'm surprised it took me this long to track down a 6-pack, which I was able to get at The Beer Store in Southampton, PA. I have to track down this in a 1/6th keg.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
aumentm (100) - North Carolina, USA - NOV 22, 2014
Top 5 favorite beer. Amazing taste and color. Love the crispness and finish. Great aroma. Pretty hoppy.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Joakgust (932) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 21, 2014
Bottle. Clear golden amber beer with a large white head. Aroma is fruity with notes of oranges, citrus, peaches, pineapple and apricots. Flavor is fruity with notes of caramel, toffee, citrus, peaches and mangos. Well balanced and easy to drink.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rnalette55 (4) - Troy, Michigan, USA - NOV 21, 2014 does not count
Very nice IPA from a top notch brewery. Great hops flavor and a laid back alcohol kick.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rayaron (300) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - NOV 20, 2014
Can sample at a tasting at Beer & Beyond, Tel Aviv. A bit hazy light copper with small off-white head. The aroma is hoppy, citrus, a bit cheesy, some maltiness. Nice hoppy flavor, grassy, citrus, rosemary, a bit malty, medium bitterness, "green". Light carbonation, medium-bodied.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Steverus0 (193) - Shreveport, Louisiana, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Pours copper with a beautiful, lazy and foamy white head that clings well. Sweet aroma with a mild soapy essence, pine and just a hint of citrus. Very mild effervescence and hoppy bitterness are well in tune with the malted sweetness evident here. This is a brew ahead of the hop craze, with plenty of true hop strength but still very drinkable and well in balance. Finishes rich on the tongue and lingers. A great brew without the excess of some other IPAs (although there is certainly room in the world for them too :) ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Obfuscate (64) - Minneapolis, - NOV 10, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 12, 2014 Really excellent crisp and refreshing IPA. It had been a long time since I had one of these and I’m very happy I did. For 7% the alcohol is well hidden.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
SDalkoholic (2173) - Linda Vista, California, USA - NOV 8, 2014
Aluminum can from SBL: Poured with a thick frothy layer of foam head while a golden brass colored liquid rested below. The aroma is mild with enough earthy hops and bready malts come through to please my nose. The drink is bitter and fruity and taste like a well balanced IPA between the bitter grapefruit and pine flavors combined with a sourdough bread spread with butter which harmonizes the beer. Really happy to any Bells in so cal that I haven’t seen before.


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