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RATINGS: 34   MEAN: 3.52/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Our hoppy, refreshing session drinker. This bright golden colored brew offers aromas of tropical fruit and pine, along with a juicy citrusy blast on your palate. Finishes with a lingering dry bitterness. Peace, Love and Hoppiness.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bytemesis (2607) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - APR 19, 2014
UPDATED: APR 20, 2014 Bottle. Thanks Alan! Pours hazy butterscotch, small white head, good lacing.aroma is light citrus, dank, pine. Flavor follows, little sweetness, light bitterness, a bit spicy. Light body, a bit watery. Nice for a 5% session beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewHaMeister (101) - - APR 19, 2014
12oz bottle pours a straw amber with a thick head and thin lacing. Hop forward aromas of citrus, grapefruit, dough and resin. Flavor is medium bitter with a peppery finish. Nice session beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hopsythe (44) - - APR 18, 2014
Bottle pour. Dark orange white head. Notes of citrus and cat piss. Reminds me of headhunter. Just a nice easy drinking brew without the side effects of big abv's. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
b33r (638) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - APR 17, 2014
Bright gold color with medium sized white head and moderate lacing. Aroma is huge and citrusy. Flavor is strong and rich, nice citruses, a bit grassy, light toasty malts, with a slight bitter finish. Very good overall- would be better at $8.99/6pk instead of $10.99 though.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blazin_buddy (4) - - MAR 11, 2014 does not count
Very pleasant aroma containing nice tropical & citrus notes. Good taste with a slightly over carbonated mouthfeel for myself. Nice session IPA.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
marquisalex (167) - Surrey, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2013
Draft, as part of Wetherspoonís ale festival. Contract brewed by Batemanís in Lincolnshire. Slightly hazy straw with a white head. Aroma is piney. Very balanced flavour, quite east-coast with the sweet malt backbone. Texture a touch oily, but works well with the very creamy head. OK beer, interested to see how the contract version stands up against the original.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
merc7186 (1751) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 14, 2013
A: Hazy Golden Straw Hue, Passes Some Light, White Head, Great Lacing S: Grainy Malts, Mild Citrus, Mildly Floral T: Grainy Malts, Mildly Floral, Mild Lemon Zest M: Great Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Semi Drying, Mildly Bitter Overall, a pretty decent IPA...nice balance of hops and malt flavor.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ReggieDunlap (2931) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 18, 2013
Pours a clear golden/orange with a medium white head. Aroma has light grainy malts and some earthy hops...a faint buttery note. Flavor is more earthy/herbal with good bitterness. Mouthfeel is light and the finish is dry and bitter/slight pine.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
brewsandfutbal (12) - Ohio, USA - JAN 16, 2013
On draft at Milanoís in Beavercreek. Aroma and flavors of citrus, tropical fruits, and somewhat grassy hop profile. Beer was a nice golden color and very clear. I think I was expecting more after having their Head Hunter. This IPA is just ok for me.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
alexsdad06 (4545) - Ohio, USA - JAN 3, 2013
Draft. Pours clear amber in color with a big fluffy off white head. The aroma has a nice hoppy citrus, pine and tropical fruit blend with some sweet bready malt. The flavor has more citrus and tropical fruit, light resiny, mild toasted sweet bread and grass. Moderate bitterness to the finish. Pretty good at 5%.


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