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RATINGS: 144   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   IBU: 90   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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200 Meter IPA is a true Northwest IPA. Light and golden, almost orange in color, with a primary focus on hop flavor and aroma. 200 Meter is brewed with 8 ingredients: Horizon, Amarillo, Centennial and Simcoe hops and balanced with Northwest Pale and Munich malts, Free Range Coastal Water and Top Fermenting Pacman Yeast. 16 degrees Plato, 90 IBU, 75 AA, 6 degrees Lovibond.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
5000 (6241) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - JAN 15, 2011
Bottle:   Dark dirty straw, slightly hazy, moderate white frothy head, nice lacing.   Soft perfumy aroma, slight hop presense, pale malt aroma.   Slightly bittersweet perfumy start, moderate hop bitterness.   Has a biting resiny aspect, minor grainess.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Slightly astringent finish.   Okay IPA, but a little harsh overall.   Seems somewhat clean, but has a perfumy aspect that makes it seem hotter than normal.   Its like it tries to hard to be much bigger.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
VertBaconStrips (2069) - Assat, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 6, 2011
Drank this back in the summer of 2010. Poured out a light orange brew thatís a bit hazy with a big thick solid white cap with tons of lacing - amazing. This is the perfect looking beer. Fresh and fruity aroma, somewhat malty, nectar, nectarine, apricot, a bit floral, light caramel and quiet fragrant. Plenty of caramel flavour, light pine and very very bitter. Citrus, grapefruit bitterness and a touch of heat... not sure what that is about. Nothing crazy but just plain old goodness. Medium carbonation, hardcore bitterness with a long finish on a medium body.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
paco (527) - Regina, Saskatchewan, CANADA - DEC 19, 2010
Bottle from trade with Savvy1982. Pours orange with a small head. Aromas are pine and sweet citrus. Flavors are full pine, citrus, honey, resin and more bitter hops. Awesome, wish i could buy it here.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sask89 (417) - Regina, Saskatchewan, CANADA - DEC 16, 2010
Pours a golden yellow colour with a small white head, slightly cloudy. Aroma is of citrus fruits, hops, and pine. Taste is a little sweet at first then becomes quite strong and bitter throughout the finish. Average carbonation, medium body, smooth on the palate. Overall a nice IPA.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
swoopjones (5726) - Buffalo, New York, USA - NOV 2, 2010
GABF 2010, ok, wierd pumpkin like spice. cinnamon? sweet malts & medium bitterness, nothing special, will re try

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hobbersr (690) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 9, 2010
Pours a hazy yellow with a nice head. The aroma is piney and has a ton of grapefruit. The flavor has grapefruit, orange, pine, resin, honey and a long bitter finish. Not bad.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheHulk (486) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 24, 2010
Hops have a definate sour/citrus grapefruit aroma, smells like the hops used for preservation took a backseat to nicer, softer aromas. Some head on pour, alright lacing, really nice orange colour, somewhat hazy. The taste is dominated by the same bitterness as the aroma, the malt have a slight appearance but then the hops fade out the palate. Itís a bit too concentrated on the bitterness, which isnít my favourite flavour. Whereís the Cascade?!? Sorry, I had to. Not bad really, but not too my preference. I should note I had a 1000 IBU earlier today.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Cole (967) - , Alberta, CANADA - AUG 16, 2010
Pooks great. Amber with a thick white head. Once the bottle is opened the smell of hops fills the air. On closer inspection the nose is very complex and bring out the strong hop notes. Flavour is great. Now this is an IPA. I taste the amarillo right off the bat which then gives away into deep rich organic flavours. Strong bitterness in the finish. The yeast works perfectly for this IPA. What a great beer!!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SamGamgee (2452) - down the whirlpool, California, USA - AUG 11, 2010
Bomber brought back from the brewery by larryLSB. Opaque gold color with some chunky sediment and a thick white head that has good retention and lace. Papaya, lime, pine, and mango aroma. Fruity and sweet flavor, though mostly hop fruity and not yeast fruity. Thick pineapple and papaya hop flavor. Bitterness is firm but doesnít stick out. Orange creeps in there as well as sweet pale bready malt. Medium body with lighter carbonation. Hop candy that isnít super pungent but gets all tropical and fruity in a fun way. No way this is 90 IBUs. Definitely a standout "Rogue" beer.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
pintbypint (2593) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 10, 2010
650ml brown bottle. Colour is a deep golden with orange hints. Beer is hazy. Decent fluffy white cap on top. Foamy, clingy, thick lacing. Aroma has some pineapple fruitiness and a bit of light pine spiciness. A lot of hop flavour - spice and pine, also some fruity notes, again pineapple, also some sweet orange. Dry and hoppy bitter finish with grapefruit coating the tounge. Also notes of grass in the aftertaste. Fairly strong carbonation, medium bodied, good drinkability. Found this one to be a bit of a quaffer. Nice.


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