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RATINGS: 1764   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89/5   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
An instant classic, Union Jack is the recipient of numerous awards including back to back wins at the Great American Beer Festival. Union Jack is abound with hop aroma and character. In fact this well balanced, west coast IPA is dry hopped 3 separate times, each lot giving it more and more of the grapefruit citrus hop aroma and flavor it is known for. Overall it utilizes over 4 pounds of pacific northwest hops per barrel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zlotta (2270) - Hagen, GERMANY - SEP 17, 2016
0.355 l bottle at ’Food Lovers’ (Dortmund), best before June 2017. Sweetish, very fruity, resiny and slightly grassy aroma of orange, grapefruit, tangerine and some pine. A bit sweetish, slightly bitter, very fruity and a bit resiny taste of mango, orange, grapefruit and some pine, followed by a medium long, rather bitter, resiny and dry finish. Medium body, quite effervescent mouthfeel, average to lively carbonation. Very nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Martinus (4541) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - SEP 13, 2016
Clear warm golden colour, white head. Hoppy aroma, light candy, floral notes, straw. Light bitter flavour, light sweet malts, candy. Bitter finish, hops, malt.
(from 35cL bottle @ home)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
matty (365) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 9, 2016
12 oz. bottle. Pours a hazy gold color with a thick off-white head. Aroma is mostly pine hops to me. Medium body, taste is good balance between the hops and malt, a little bit of caramel in the mix as well. Dry finish. Great! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
SeniorZozo (1293) - Budapest, HUNGARY - AUG 31, 2016
Purs a clear golden with a white head, amazing. Aroma is tropical fruits hops. Taste is slightly sweet, pretty similar to aroma. Dry, piney hops aftertaste. Very good, refreshing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nsanders (1017) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - AUG 28, 2016
Tap at Old Chicago. Golden color with a lasting white head and plenty of bubbles. Grapefruit, a little citronella, sourdough bread and corn syrup aromas. Light sweetness followed by a heavy citrus bitter finish. Heavier body with a foamy feel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
josanguapo (1159) - SPAIN - AUG 28, 2016
From Beergium. Kin Teku glass. Watching Los Soprano 2x04. Very fruity (pineapple) with the adequate amount of bitterness to compensate. Improves the more you drink

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beerclubsa (96) - Strand, SOUTH AFRICA - AUG 28, 2016
Enjoyed from a 33cl can. Mango, guava, citrus & pine resin on the nose. Solid bitterness with a biscuity backbone & dry finish. Perfectly balanced IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
weordie (874) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - AUG 27, 2016
Pours golden with a fluffy head. A great malty aroma. A very malty ipa. I like it a lot but I’m not sure everyone would.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HuskerTan (1715) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - AUG 26, 2016
Bottle. A- Caramel, subtle citrus, slightly malty. A- Copper color, hazy liquid, beige head. T- Caramel, malty, subtle bitterness, pine. P- Medium body, average texture, average carbonation, malty finish. O- The caramel malt base definitely took the forefront here. Not overly bitter or citrusy. Decent stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
joejames (486) - Jacobus, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 26, 2016
On draft, Crazy Tomato, Lancaster,PA.,served in a shaker glass. Arrived with a 1 inch head, copper hue, awesome lacing and retention. Aroma was citrus and a bit piney. Taste is predominately bitter but had a real solid caramel malt base. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, slightly sticky mouth feel. Finished bitter that dried nicely. This is a world class IPA!

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