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RATINGS: 259   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   IBU: 47   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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Our Hop Knot IPA is made only from American malt and lots of American hops, which produce a big, broad-shouldered, hoppy beer backed up by a character as warm as, well, Mom and apple pie… Hop Knot IPA get its peculiar name from the weaving of four different hops added at four separate times during the brewing process. Including our cavernous hop-back, which gets so stuffed with whole leaf hops that we feel genuine guilt for its excess. Hop Knot is an ale that is to be enjoyed with friends, spicy food or any time you need a good hop fix without the harsh bitterness. We hope you enjoy this pioneering beer made in the bold spirit of Americans everywhere.


3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 9/20
pjaco (27) - - MAR 26, 2014
a pretty good AZ brew ... wanted the double but this will do. Great aroma and appearance. Nice balance

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
radarsock (946) - Vermont, USA - MAR 26, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 22, 2014 12 oz. can supplied by agentzigzag. Many thanks! To oversized snifter, it pours a maroon carrot orange with which a sudsy whitish head 1 finger in length stood. Tastes and smells of hand sanitizer, Dove soap bars, cilantro, wheat grain, and soil. Tastes of everything described above with the addition of limeade, pork salt, duct tape, and vanillin. What is this? Drinkable, but overly weird.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ben4321 (4038) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - MAR 19, 2014
Location: Draft at Che-Ah-Chi, 3/2/14

Aroma: The nose is citrus hops (grapefruit, peach), some pine, and some pale malts
Appearance: It pours a golden color with a decent sized white head and average lace
Flavor: The taste is on-style, with a light sweetness and a medium hop bitterness
Palate: The body is medium, it has an average carbonation, and a smooth, dry finish
Overall Impression: This is a very solid IPA. Since Four Peeks is the biggest brewery in the area, it seems like this is the local, easy to find, craft IPA, and in that category you could do a heck of a lot worse.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fiveacestx (605) - Texas, USA - MAR 9, 2014
Can to shaker - pours cloudy heavy yellow with a nice head and lacing. Has a nice grapefruit hop nose and taste, a medium body and dry finish. Good IPA and one that is local but could complete nationally.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bengibbs6 (53) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - FEB 28, 2014
Draft- Phoenix Arizona. This beer gets me where I need to be. Nice pomelo on the nose, flavor is crisp citrus and lingering pine. It's great. Recommend! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GIJOE (655) - North Berwick, Maine, USA - FEB 18, 2014
Pours golden with a huge, frothy, white head. Nose is a bouquet of flowers; hop heaven. Taste is very well-balanced undercurrent of malt with robust hop bitterness. Medium body, lively carbonation. Quite good IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
icehawk (834) - Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA - FEB 17, 2014
Can, thanks Josh! Pours a clean light hay color with nice foamy white head. Aroma of fresh citrus. Light mouthfeel, with a clean non-bitter finish. Really enjoyable and delicious.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
djd07 (3727) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 16, 2014
Can thanks to Russell. Pours a clear orange gold with medium frothy white head that lasts. The aroma is fruity hop and citrus. Medium mouthfeel with light dry bitter hop. Decent.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kidobutai (391) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - FEB 13, 2014
Very unusual beer. Nice golden hue, great long-lasting head. The aroma is very tangerine citrus, but the taste is almost more like a carbonated juice! Very surprising.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Luvystypotables (710) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - FEB 13, 2014
A rich aroma of citrus and hops with a thick head and a caramel colour. Taste of bread with a hint of grapefruit an a slightly bitter palate of orange.


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