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RATINGS: 655   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.96/5   IBU: 87   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Uncivilized and aggressive this west coast styled IPA packs wicked hop flavors and aroma. Savage amounts of Simcoe, Columbus, and Cascade hops define this brews signature pine and citrus notes. Try with our smoked wings in the Killer sauce and run the risk of a shrunken head!

Great American Beer Festival Silver Medal Winner 2010 & Bronze Medal Winner 2011! Brewing News National IPA Challenge Champion 2010 & 2012. Bistroís West Coast IPA Gold Medal 2009 & Honorable Mention 2010. Draft Magazineís Top 25 Beers in the World 2009, Silver Medal at the 2012 World Beer Cup in the American IPA Category. 2014 World Beer Cup Silver Medal.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Campy877 (188) - Michigan, USA - AUG 10, 2013
Bottle. Pours a deep orangish god color with a medium thick head. Tropical fruit scents and strong hops. Taste is very very crisp but with a very clean after taste. Awesome. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
closey22 (1663) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - AUG 10, 2013
Amber with foamy beige head; aroma of sweet floral caramel maltiness; Flava of hops spice onionish; feels medium thick slight fizz; finishes dry not overly bitter

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ryanscourt (1362) - Latrobe, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 8, 2013
Probably my favorite ipa so far. Reminds me of Sierra Nevada pale ale, the beer that got me into craft beer. I think this one tops it though.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
S_Side_Smitty (707) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - AUG 5, 2013
Pours gold with a medium white head. Aroma is off the charts! - pineapple, mango, guava & faint pine. Taste is almost perfect (this may become my highest scoring beer) with sweet mango and tropical flavors followed by a supremely easy bitter finish. You can taste the sun in this beer. Wow!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
portableparty (2281) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - AUG 3, 2013
12 oz. bottle, thanks DalzAle for grabbing a 4 pack for me! Pours hazy orange with a nice soapy sudsy off white head that settles to a thin wispy foamy film and some sticky lacing. Aroma is bright bitter resinous pine grapefruit and subtle pineapple citrus scents with a candied malt backing. Taste is bitter resinous hops that consist with the above and has a great malt balance. Palate is medium with good carbonation and a slightly chalky dry finish. Very enjoyable and shows awesome flavor.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
BMMillsy (1788) - Florida, USA - AUG 2, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 10, 2015 Says bottled July 30, 2013, enjoyed August 2, 2013. That is fresh, and I am impressed that it got to Florida within a day from Ohio (arrived at shop on July 31!). Pours a yellowish orange, hazy, with a very small white head. Aroma is big mango and pine hops, grapefruit, pineapple, lots of citrus. Flavor is a nice big bitter with beautiful mango flavor with hints of lime zest. High carbonation and medium mouthfeel. Good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jcos (1784) - Maryland, USA - AUG 1, 2013
Location/Date:Bottle on August 1st, 2013. Happy IPA Day!

Appearance: Pours an orange cloud.
Aroma: Aroma of a lot of pine, grapefruit.
Taste: Medium bitterness, clean, grapefruit, pine.
Palate:Medium light body, faint stickiness, quick aftertaste.

Summary: I canít believe I never had this when I visited Westlake,OH as North Olmsted is just south of there. Anyway, a really enjoyable IPA that is accessible and not overbearing. Nice stuff.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
One2remeber (245) - Jacksonville, Florida, USA - JUL 31, 2013
Bottled on 07/20/13. Vibrant copper, orange hue. Off-white, light beige head, average retention, nice lacing. Fresh hops jumping out of a glass, could smell when pouring. Hop notes of white cane sugary candy, pine, tropical (mango) fruit, reminiscent of CC Jai Alai for hop profile. Solid caramel malt bill, enough sweetness to carry juicy pineapple hops. Resiny aftertaste. Hop flavor is fresh. Highly recommend HH. This is an eye-opener brew as a personal first from Fat Headís. One of the most well-balanced, over-the-top hop flavors while remaining in check.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
godfroyj (12) - - JUL 31, 2013
Great beer. Love the taste. Great if you let it warm up a bit. I will definitely get this again

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Boutip (5898) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 24, 2013
Bottle: Poured a bright clear orangey color ale with a large foamy head with good retention and some a good lacing. Aroma consists of fruity ester with some citrus hoppy notes and light sweet malt notes. Taste is also dominated by citrusy hops with fresh sweet fruity notes and some lightly sweet malt notes with limited level of bitterness. Body is about average with good carbonation. Definitely above standard IPA from those guys.

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