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RATINGS: 252   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   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.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ctplt777 (251) - - JUL 12, 2014
This is the best session IPA I have ever had. Lets just get down to it. Grapefruit, Tropical fruits dominate the aroma. You can smell it as your popping the top. It’s perfect. The taste is just nuts. So much grapefruit, so many tropical fruits. It’s just so damn good. I could drink like 40 of these.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tom10101 (3368) - Quebec, CANADA - MAR 27, 2015
Bottle (12 oz) bought @ Cambridge Wine & Spirits. Bottled on February 5th 2015, so 1½ month old. Hotel Room Tasting.

Appearance: Clear bright golden with a small easy to revive white head and little lacing.

Aroma: Fruity notes (passionfruit, grapefruits, melon) with spruce, grains and mild spiciness.

Taste: Spruce at first followed by grapefruits and passionfruit. Light malty presence, but enough to support. Light bitterness.

Palate: Light body, but never watery. Moderate carbonation. Citrusy and spruce finish. Moderately dry.

Overall: As flavorful and aromatic as FW Union Jack but with 3% less abv? I’m in! Super drinkable and quenching. One of the really good session IPA out there. I loved it.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Marheb (2756) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 26, 2015
Ce liquide est dans une classe à part, autant d’aromatique qu’une ipa et une présence en bouche qui ne laisse aucun vide. Un mélange d’agrumes, de miel de fleur et d’herbes fraiches. Un classique dès la première gorgée, content de la revoir.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
whitehotg8 (71) - Illinois, USA - MAR 26, 2015
Can into the ipa glass. Golden in color, almost like a pilsener with a frothy true white head. The aromatics of this tiny ipa are huge; melon fruits, honeycomb cereal, tangerine, peach and easy going hops. Taste is satisfying with sweet fruits, slight grains and just a pinch of those hallertau buds in there. I’m loving this session ipa. Stacks up easily against All Day ipa IMO. Try it, you won’t regret it.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
puboflyons (2340) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 25, 2015
From the 12 fl. oz. can marked 02-27-15. Golden yellow, heady pour. Lovely aromas of floral, citrus, grass, and pine with a vague cereal, toasted biscuit character behind it all. Mostly medium body. Floral, citrus hops abound in the taste with a lingering bitterness at the end. It is done right.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mathieuc (1725) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 25, 2015
Pours a clear golden with a small white head that leaves good lacing. Nose is really fruity and loaded with litchees. Taste is dry, fruity and moderately bitter. Body is light to medium and carbonation light. Overall a really nice session IPA, I could drink a lot of that!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
obxdude10 (2099) - Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 23, 2015
This didn’t seem like a session IPA. To me, the Easy Jack was more like a regular IPA. Brewmaster Matt musta done one hell of a job! This session-style IPA has got to be the best one I’ve sampled so far. The Victory 19 would be second. Anyway, I sampled a pint of this beauty in Harleysville at the Butcher and the Barkeep. Easy Jack poured a bright and clean light golden color with a substantial white head. The head left some really nice lacing around the glass, as well. The nose was abrasive and spicy. The hop profile and flavors were aggressive and delicious. The pine and citrus notes made this beer into a huge winner! Maybe I can find some cases of this stuff around my neighborhood!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rick_91709 (209) - USA - MAR 21, 2015
Poured from a can. Hazy gold. Small white head. Lots of lacing. Nice citrus aroma. Nice bitterness. Good session IPA. Great on a hot day. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JulienHuxley (3799) - Trois-Rivières, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 20, 2015
Bottle, hotel room tasting. Clear pale gold pour with thin (almost non existent) white head. Aroma is nice and sprucey, dank, grassy hop aroma, lightly soapy. Taste is bitter, really nice, great flavor, fruity notes, light tropical, lichi fruit. Palate is light, super dry, nice and refreshing. Good stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
czar (5013) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 20, 2015
pours unclear pale yellow, gold tint, with a small white cap, some retention and lacing. spicy grapefruit, vibrant strawberry candies, lean pale and spicy maltiness, crackery, pepper, very soft resin. light carbonation, light body - watery; balanced spicy-citrusy finish. very good session ipa.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
chuckstout (294) - Washington, USA - MAR 20, 2015
Pours a brilliant golden with a big loose white head and good lacing. Faint star fruit, citrus aroma. Nice bitterness with a bit of resin/pith nice tropical citrus. Excellent session IPA a bit on the high side of the alcohol spectrum 4.7% for the still, but still a good beer

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