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Fort Garry Portage and Main IPA

Brewed by Fort Garry/Two Rivers (Russell)
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Winnipeg, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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A west coast style IPA brewed with high quality barley, whole west coast and Manitoba flower hops! Brewed especially with whole hops to give it a solid 60 IBU and a strong, refreshing aroma of citrus fruits.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ljthiessen (164) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - FEB 5, 2014
Can. A nice and tasty IPA, with more bitterness and flavour than I was expecting, especially from Fort Garry. One of their better offerings.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gramity (1301) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 7, 2014
Pale amber in colour with medium to borderline strong carbonation. Aromas are a blend of pine sap and fresh cut pine, along with pale malt and a bit of caramel. I get more grapefruit and herbs along with more of the cut pine in the mouth, Fairly assertive and slightly woody (sort of Chinook hop-like) bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Howlader (422) - - DEC 26, 2013
4.75oz taster served at Barley Brothers in Winnipeg (which has gotten much better) - very tasty and hoppy IPA

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
houblonchien (78) - CANADA - DEC 16, 2013
Citrus on the nose. nice amber hue and fine head in the glass. A touch bitter, which it promises as an IPA. Best Fort Garry beer Iíve tasted but a tad pricey for what you get.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
taylorderek (9) - - NOV 1, 2013 does not count
Pours a hazy copper with a thick off-white head. In a tankard it looks like the most appatizing beer Iíve ever poured. A faint smell of hops does not prepare you for the bitterness promised from a 60 IBU brew. On the pallate the long lasting bubbles from the head provide a nice contrast to the smooth, medium thickness of the drink. The bitterness has less of a bite part way through. Only major downside is the aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mnurda (1085) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - OCT 2, 2013
Canned sample at Peasant Cookery. Piney tasting with good amount of Hops and citrus. Best offering to date from Fort Garry ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Mucca (27) - - AUG 21, 2013
The smell of hops is immediate with this IPA. Nice amber/copper colour with a frothy creamy head. Smooth hoppy finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dresden (730) - Saskatchewan, CANADA - JUL 31, 2013
Pours a dark ruby,,, reddish brown? Aroma is pine, vegetables, some citrus. Taste is pretty harshly bitter, citrus is lacking, too malt heavy for me. Not a bad effort. Thanks andrew!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pushkinwow (1842) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 2, 2013
Bomber from Ted in CANBIF. Amber with a nice beige head that lasts throughout. Slightly resiny hops with a nice malt backbone, some cereal and grains. Moderate carbonation and body, a hint of sweetness then become mildy bitter and some an interesting bittersweet finish. Quite liked this.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hoppypocket (408) - Trois-rivieres, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 1, 2013
Pours a dark hazy copper with a beige fluffy head that leaves good lacing. Aroma is piney, citrusy, some caramel malts are present here. Taste starts with strong bitterness, citrus, a bit resinous, big caramel malts here. Medium body and medium carbonation. Not bad.

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