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RATINGS: 418   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This English-style I.P.A. features a deep golden color, plenty of hop bitterness balanced by malt sweetness. Dry hopping results in a floral and herbal hop finish. HopFish is then lightly filtered to maintain the appropriate body and flavor. The beer features a combination of European malts to balance the hops, making this quite drinkable and quite versatile in pairing with food.

Malts: Two-Row Pale, English Medium Crystal, and Munich
Hops: Nugget, Palisades, Cascade, Columbus
Yeast: Chico
Original Gravity: 14.7 plato


Lightrider's rating

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lightrider (344) - Bristol, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 9, 2013
Bottle into a ale glass. Pour is a light Amber with a head that drops off to nothing. Aroma isn?t as bitter as a ipa should be. Taste is a nice hoppy and sweet malt mix. Finish is a warm bitter.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bartzilla (609) - La Mesa, California, USA - JUL 13, 2016
Decent. Not bad. Good enough to be in the store, I guess. Standard east coast ipa. Run of the mill. Id buy it again in the pick-6 shelf.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Larry_Duffman (343) - - MAY 22, 2016
I had it on tap. It pours golden with a white head and some lacing. The aroma was slight hops. There was something off about the aroma. The taste was hops, earth, and lemon. This was a decent but forgettable IPA.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Voodoo (546) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 16, 2016
Pour is a clear amber with a light white head which lingers and laces.....aroma of lemon and grass......taste is malt sweetness, touch of lemon then tails off into slight bittering with a remnant of earth at the end.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HoppyScallywag (288) - Butler, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 30, 2016
Malt and molasses for days....too much. It starts out with heavy malt notes, gives the hops very little time to shine and then goes straight back to the overwhelming malts. Disappointed. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stevoj (3774) - Boise, Idaho, USA - FEB 26, 2016
On tap at Tir Na Nog. Malty English IPA, sweet malts first, hops in the back seat. Leads into a dry, chalky finish. A darker shade of gold also hints at the bigger malt profile. Pretty true to style, but not the norm when using the letters IPA

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
boozedude (2228) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - DEC 29, 2015
bottle shipped to me from my UMI buddies for christmas, had at club w, shared with lamont and hakes drive, amber pour with a white head...floral, citrus and malts. similar in taste, its ok

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nimbleprop (7201) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 6, 2015
12oz bottle, not sure how it looked because I sucked it right down from the bottle. Nose has lemon, pine, grass, a little honey, some light cardboard. Flavor has honey comb, pine and soap. Slick finish. So so.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (39989) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2015
From tap. Pours clear and golden yellow with a small white head. Aroma is fruity and slight pine hoppy. Bitter, fruity and crisp hoppy. Crisp hoppy finish.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tillmac62 (679) - Gaffney, South Carolina, USA - NOV 11, 2015
BBD 12/27/15. Pours a clear medium amber. Normal head volume, outstanding lacing and retention. Very light nose of biscuit, caramel and slightly spicy hops. Im surprised the aroma is so light. Light body that has a smooth texture. Perfect carbonation with an effervescent middle that never really ends. It just rolls into a nice prickly finish. Good flavor profile that lacks a bit of intensity for the style but is quite tasty. Very well balanced with enough complexity. It begins with malt (caramel and biscuit) that is noticeable but not sweet per se. The middle is slightly bitter. As the finish approaches mild hop flavor arrives - pine and rind. The finish is a touch grainy and the hop flavors slowly fade.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BierMeHoos (546) - Maryland, USA - NOV 5, 2015
Where: Old Line Fine Wine Spirits & Bistro. How: 12 ounce bottle. Appearance: Poured a slightly hazy golden-orange color with off-white head. Aroma: Rich malts and floral hops, citrus. Taste: Malty with floral and spice hop flavors, bready taste and well balanced. Palate: Thin. Overall: A very good beer, enjoyable.


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