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RATINGS: 84   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Heady like the sweet breath of Zephyrus, our India pale ale is redolent of citrus, apples, and pears, balanced by a touch of caramel. We use malted barley grown by local farmers and add a special blend of Cascade, Centennial, and Calypso hops to create this juicy, hoppy ale.


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4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Bulk_Carrier (3430) - Lake Champlain, Vermont, USA - FEB 4, 2013
From the bomber, it pours a beautiful golden copper and yields the same color body. A great two inch foamy white head appears and lasts for at least a good two minutes. There is some spider web lacing speckling the sides of the glass. The smell has a good complexity of hops and malts, some sweet, some bitter, and some spicy. The taste has a peppery yet piney sort of flavor that to me that I really like. The palate is superb as it is not watery nor is it sharp, a perfect feel on the tongue. Overall, I was not expecting this IPA to be this good, but this is really awesome.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (5683) - McLean, Virginia, USA - MAY 2, 2016
From a bottle at home. Pours a clear gold with an off white head. Grassy nose. Flavors of grass and pine with some citrus. Bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bnokk (422) - Lee, Massachusetts, USA - APR 17, 2016
APPEARANCE- Beauty orange dark amber color with a slight turbidity. White head with great lacing. NOSE- tropical fruit deliciousness from the hop. FLAVOR- tastes just like it smells. Nice tropical fruits, light resinous hop (just enough to balance it).

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bellco33 (639) - Willington, Connecticut, USA - APR 10, 2016
Poured into sample glass at brewery: Pours clear golden with white head. Aroma of malt sweetness, lemon, tropical. Taste more of the same with some apple and pear notes, mildly sweet, good hop bite. Medium body, Nice Ipa.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
allistermcg (2) - - MAR 27, 2016 does not count
Very crisp, not too dry, and a nice balanced flavor. This is a very refreshing IPA.

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3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mathieuc (3038) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 25, 2016
Pour a clear golden with a small white head that leaves good lacing. Nose is of bright fruits, citrus and just nice overall. Taste is not too sweet and moderately bittter, offers nice fruits again and pine. Body is medium and carbonation moderately high. A more than fair IPA!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thepatrickman (616) - Durham, New Hampshire, USA - FEB 22, 2016
A nice, moderately hoppy IPA from one of Maine’s lesser-known breweries. There’s a good amount of hop aroma, with some crisp, fruity hop flavor floating around, a light malt base, and a moderate amount of bitterness. Definitely worth drinking while driving around the Maine coast.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jow (3237) - New York, USA - JAN 7, 2016
Last of my Maine package, thanks again cuz. Orangey beer one finger head. Nose is pine and tropical fruits. Tastes of thick pine, mango, pineapple, resin, caramel, slight herbs. Chewy and bitter. Decent stuff

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
kaser (5235) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 1, 2015
Orange with white head. Draft pour as part of a flight at Rising Tide Brewery. Pine, lemon, candy and vanilla notes to this one. Sweet and delicious.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Torrefacto (1321) - Madrid, SPAIN - OCT 3, 2015
Ámbar limpio y espuma marfil compacta. Aromas de pomelo, naranja, pino, menta fresca. Cuerpo medio, inicio maltoso breve y sabor intenso de pomelo y pino con final de amargor intenso y resinoso.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Tonkun (1296) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 23, 2015
Bottle. Cloudy Amber pour with a nice white head. Resin, caramel, citrus, pine, fruits. Very well balanced and refreshing.


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