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RATINGS: 983   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
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This liquid dream pours a hazy golden orange straw color with a large puffy white two-finger head. First sip of this beer rewards with a super juicy hop presence bursting with fresh orange and lemon citrus then continues to introduce toasted malt undertones.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Inabil1ty (25) - - NOV 11, 2013
The term "wet hop" apparently refers to the use of hops when they are fresh off the vine, prior to being dried. For that reason, wet hopped beers are only available in the fall. This one seems to be the best one. It's very good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
migwell (209) - Northampton, Massachusetts, USA - FEB 1, 2016
Poured into a tall tulip, this pale orange filtered brew produced a half-inch, pretty persistent head with lots of tiny bubbles shooting up. Aroma of (surprise) hops and malt. I like the wet hopped style, and this is a really good example, with a bit of a brief bitter finish. Got some orange, a bit of caramel and it is a bit resinous. I think wet-hopped could be a style of its own, since this, and others (Tree House Julius, for example) are pretty different from standard IPA’s. Anywho, this is a good brew, and per the sub-style, can only be a seasonal, following the hop harvest. Salud!

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
TOberon33 (2) - Indiana, USA - JAN 29, 2016 does not count
My 250th beer drank! This doesn't mean anything for anyone else, but this is for my own reference. However, it was a great beer. A bold IPA that has a kick of flavor in ever drink. Smooth bodied and smells fresh. Some of Grand Rapid's finest.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
HuskerTan (1271) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - JAN 24, 2016
Bottle. A- Juicy, pine, pineapple, orange, tropical citrus. A- Golden color, clear liquid, white head. T- Pine, bitter, juicy, citrus, orange. P- Medium body, average texture, average carbonation, balanced finish. O- The deScription basically sums it up. Smells and tastes of very juicy tropical fruits with a bit of juicy pine. The more you drink the more it fades into a piney bitterness. Not too shabby at all.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bb (7915) - Alamo, California, USA - JAN 16, 2016
Draft. Amber beer with a cream head. Grapefruit aroma. Pine and grapefruit flavor. Medium bodied. Good bitterness. Grapefruit and pine lingers with light earth.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
k0mpsa (2106) - Tuusula, FINLAND - JAN 9, 2016
Bottle from local liquor store, orlando. Golden color, white head. Aroma has fresh hops, some sweet malts. Nice fresh hoppy taste, fruity, some sweet malts.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jahshuwuh (537) - USA - JAN 7, 2016
A hazy orangish color with finger of white head. Smells of citrus, honey, malt. Taste of mango, pineapple, apple, a little cardboardy (it is pushing four months old though), lot of caramel maltiness throughout, the hops are a little spicy but well distributed, grassy, a touch of dank. Medium carbonation, alcohol well hidden. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rjplumer (835) - Foxboro, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 6, 2016
The aroma is citrus and pine mixture, A golden amber body that has a light haze. A pillowy white two finger head. Medium bitterness.Light citrus base with a light roasted malt for balance.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
samsmith33 (772) - - JAN 3, 2016
Bottle to goblet. Aroma is pine, hops, citrus. Look is pale yellow, small white head, fades. Taste is soapy, with some pine, some citrus. Ok....starts off ok, but. Wears thin on you.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
daleharshman (1010) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 28, 2015
12 ounce bottle purchased at Hy-Vee in Cedar Rapids just a few blocks away from my in-laws’ place while visiting for Christmas ($2.99). Pours a slightly hazed golden hue with only a half finger of white foam (despite the label promising two fingers). AROMA of sweet toasted grains, fresh-cut grass, herbal hops, and lesser notes of dank, citrus, and stone fruit. FLAVOR of lightly honeyed cereal grains, some sweet-ish citrus, some spicy and herbal hops, and earthy pine. Low to moderate bitterness and light in body means this is readily drinkable. Not overly impressed, but I suppose this had been sitting on the shelf for a while when I purchased it...would like to try again when the fresh hops are even fresher in the bottle. (975, 997)

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GenDV138 (4571) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - DEC 26, 2015
12 oz bottle poured into a Spiegelau tulip. Bottled 9/30/2015, forgot about it in my stash. Hazy golden yellow with a bit over a finger of off-white head. Aromas of citrus, tropical fruit, light floral, some malt and slightly aged hops. Tastes of citrus, floral notes, light citrus peel, a little stone fruit, light malt. Medium body with a dry finish. Juicy mouthfeel. Definitely better fresh but not bad given the age.


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