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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.11/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06   IBU: 58   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Serving as an ancient navigational pointer and constructed from unworked stones in the likeness of a human, INUKSHUK means, “you are on the right path.” Watch Man IPA keeps the bitterness firm, but in check, and is accented by floral and citrus notes from the hops. Pair with flaky grilled fish, creamy pastas and hearty salads. Brewed with 2-Row and Maris Otter malts with Nugget and Amarillo hops then Cluster and Sterling dry-hopped. Original Gravity: 14.3


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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jcnielsen (2125) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 25, 2013
On tap at Lazlo’s in Lincoln. From Notes 9/29/2012. Pours a golden color with white head. Hoppy, piney, resiny flavors.


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
ellolovey (455) - Georgia, USA - AUG 5, 2014
Bottle. Pours a hazy with a frothy white head. Aroma of citrus rinds and leather. Very harsh bitter taste. No sweet balance. Rough citrus rinds. One dementional. Not enjoyable bitterness. And I love my IPAs

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TXBadger (1398) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 3, 2014
Pours a clear orange color with off-white head. A little pine and citrus on the nose; follows onto the palate. Not real strong as I would like an IPA to be, but ok.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arnold931 (554) - Iowa, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Bottle. Pours a clear copper-orange with off-white head. Nose is caramel and some pine. Dry and hoppy.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MrRomero (1976) - Nolanville, USA - JUN 25, 2014
Bottle from Happy Harry’s in Grand Forks, ND. The beer poured orange with a medium sized white head. It had a mild skunk smell. The taste was unusual in that, in my opinion, there was no citrus or pine notes in this IPA. It is pretty dry and bitter. Not a real good example of an IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
drjay44 (2648) - Salida, Colorado, USA - APR 30, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Pours a thick , very well retained ivory head, with heavy lacing, over a hazy medium amber (SRM 12) body.....nose is light floral honey notes, cereal, mild hop spice.....taste is slightly sweet, cereal, mild hop spice, finishing with a light lingering hop bitterness......mouth feel, medium body, slightly sticky, no alcohol, carbonation adds light acid, minimal tingle. This is a gentle take on an IPA. It is rather simple in both the malt and hop backbones in both aroma and flavor, and for the hop heads the bitterness is quite low. It is nicely balanced however, contains no technical flaws, and tastes good. BJCP 7/3/14/5/6

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
fiercepanda (574) - Missouri, USA - APR 5, 2014
A hazy orange beer with a small white head. The aroma is light bread and resiny hops. The flavor is citrus and pine with a malty backbone.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
vandc01 (79) - North Branch, Minnesota, USA - MAR 27, 2014
Poured out of a 12oz bottle into a pint glass. Light copper color, half a finger of head that dissipates quickly. Aroma - slight piney aroma, faint - not overwhelming Taste - Flat and dry...nothing special Palate - Very light, flat tasting...bitter at the end. I like better, but not like this. Nothing special

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ajnepple (2219) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - MAR 10, 2014
12 oz bottle from Tipsy’s. Orange and pretty hazy with a large, lacy white head. Aroma of toasted malts, citrus fruits, zest, floral notes and peppery spice. Flavor is medium bitterness, resinous hops, pine, light spice and minimal sweetness. Medium body with a crisp and kind of dry feeling on the palate. Ample carbonation and a lingering bitter finish. Pretty bold.

2.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
boydmarq (48) - Bloomington, Illinois, USA - FEB 27, 2014
12 oz bottle. I have a cold right now, but I should be able to detect SOME hops in the aroma. This is just a lifeless and utterly forgettable brew.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
shrubber85 (7644) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - FEB 20, 2014
Bottle. Caramel malt and light orange peel aroma. Hazy golden yellow with small head. Sweet, lightly earthy toffee malt and moderately bitter grapefruit peel flavor. Light tinny aftertaste.


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