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RATINGS: 561   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67/5   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Brewmaster Matt Brynildson went to the mountain and returned with a vision for a different kind of Session IPA, one that would be brewed and dry hopped with a globetrotting selection of new hop varieties from Europe, New Zealand and North America. He foresaw a beer that would deliver massive hop aromas, a signature malt balance and an empty glass before you knew what hit you. And so the newest member of our Jack IPA family was born.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tricksta_p (3528) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - JUN 17, 2016
Can at BeerTemple, Amsterdam. Aroma is fruity hops, tropical fruits, pineapple, citrus. Flavour is moderate to medium bitter. Body is light to medium. Light and crisp Session IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
berkshirejohn (5988) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 16, 2016
12oz can from beer52.com. A pale amber pour with a billowing white head; grapefruit aroma; crisp bitter grapefruit taste; goes down very easily and quickly. A light and refreshing session beer.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
fedesilvia (3) - - JUN 11, 2016 does not count
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3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ciocanelu (1318) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - JUN 10, 2016
Clear golden color with white head. Aroma is really hoppy and bright with floral and tropical fruit notes. Taste starts hoppy and bitter up-front but not too intense, just the right amount to be easy drinking. Light body with medium carbonation. Overall its a really aromatic IPA just the taste is not that intense. But hey, its a session IPA, it is what its supposed to be.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
__Rb81 (650) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 7, 2016
Bottle at home (bottled 02/19/16). Pours clear golden with a white head. Aroma of light fruity hops, orange zest, malts, tangerine. Taste is light to moderate bitter, light sweet, fruity hops, tangerine, malts, grapefruit. Malty, light bitter aftertaste. Bit thin, not that bitter, maybe bit too old already?

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
davidezdonz (312) - Hong Kong, HONG KONG - JUN 7, 2016
On tap at Owl and Pussycat Taproom and Kitchen (Busan) into a Firestone pint glass. It poured a clear straw gold colour with a one finger white puffy head that had good retention and good lacing. Aromas of citrus grapefruit, light lemon, lime, honey and biscuit malt. Tastes of light citrus, candy grapefruit, biscuit malt, honey and light caramel. Light bodied with moderate carbonation. Overall an easy to drink Session IPA, but perhaps the flavours are not quite my favourite.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (9997) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 6, 2016
Can. Pours a clear gold with a white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma combines tropical fruit and grass with a bit of hay and a light int of onion underlying. Flavor has light tropical fruit, some sweet onion, a decent amount of grass and a bit of sweet grain backing.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlackHaddock (6336) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUN 4, 2016
12oz bottle into a La Chouffe tulip glass on 27th May 2016 while sat in the Californian sun. Looked good, clear golden pour with a white head that wanted to hang around for a while. Nice hop blend in both the nose and flavor with a decent malt base for balance. Liked the alcohol level, afternoon drinking does not need high boosts and this fitted my needs beautifully.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
seymour (1895) - Maplewood, Missouri, USA - JUN 2, 2016
Poured from 12oz can into Spieglau IPA glass, a clear golden colour with huge sudsy white foam, long-lasting with lace. Awesome aromas: honey, flowers, ripe honey dew melon, orange, lemon, grapefruit, pineapple, mango, black currant, pine resin, strawberry. Taste was less good. Thin, almost neutral grainbill, nothing but dank, resiny pot in in the middle...so, if youre into that... Super-light body, weak mouthfeel, lingering hoppy aftertaste, dry finish. Crisp and thirst-queching, but not as satisfying as Id hoped. This Mandarina, Huell Melon, and Mosaic hop combo smells much better than it tastes.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
MetalNHopHead (1424) - Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - JUN 2, 2016
It was only yesterday that I purchased my 3 cans of Easy Jack. Now Im out. Fuck me, right? I like my Session IPAs so that theyd be easy to confuse with regular IPAs, just with less alcohol. Easy Jack is my shit. Wet sexy hops everywhere in this brew. Guava, pear, pineapple, grapefruit, orange, lemon, lime, mango, tangerine, and subtler notes of pine and caramel malt. Both juicy and zesty fruit notes. Lovely balance of bitterness and malt backbone. This might become a summer mainstay for me... assuming I can keep it around.


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