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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
The Brother is a beast. Weighing in at 8.5% ABV, featuring Pale Roast Malt, White Wheat, Vienna Malt with Chinook, Centennial, Columbus and Cascade Hops. Won’t You Hook A Brother Up!.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Reimer96 (1597) - Alberta, CANADA - OCT 8, 2015
A big imperial ipa with a gorgeous Aroma. Taste is is quite nice with a big complex malt bill as well as a big hoppy bitterness to balance... Unfortunately too bitter as it slaps you in the face and then kicks you in the ass on the way out... Tone down the hops and this baby is a gem!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DaDewds (3) - - SEP 18, 2015 does not count
Very enjoyable. Deceptively easy drinking with a great body. Can’t wait for Sister.

---Rated via Beer Buddy for Android

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
3fourths (8701) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - SEP 17, 2015
Lightly hazed honey amber with a short white head. Hoppy aroma is floral, tropical, green pine, perfume, alcohol. Medium-full bodied, highly bitter, semi-sweet, silty / pasty texture, quickly drying. Sharp and angular.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stevoj (3028) - Boise, Idaho, USA - SEP 8, 2015
Bottle brought to bottle share from Safeway in Ephrata, WA. Nice to know you can get superb stuff at Safeway! A hit of hops was what was needed after sampling sours, stouts and ciders all evening, and this did not disappoint. Typical big bold NW IIPA, but right on target for palate adjustment.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BuckeyeBoy (3865) - Boise, Idaho, USA - SEP 6, 2015
22oz bottle thanks to stevoj. Pours out a crisp golden topped with a small sand head. Nose is pine citrus hops caramel malts and a nice kick. Taste is more of nice hop kick and a nice malt.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
CapFlu (4860) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 5, 2015
Pours a large white frothy head atop of a clear orange Amber body. Nose and flavour of Amarillo hops. Decent malt base. Nice... Heavy... But nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (12440) - Washington DC, USA - SEP 2, 2015
Draft. Medium off-white head atop hazy amber body, nice lacing. Aroma is moderately sweet, tangerine, some orange. Taste is moderately sweet, grapefruit, tangerine, light orange/orange rind. Light-medium body, alcohol well concealed.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mstrcrwly (732) - New York, USA - AUG 22, 2015
can poured into a snifter..golden hue with a fluffy white head..aroma of resin,pine,florals,citrus..tastes of caramel,pine,resin..some citrus..sticky and a little dank..very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
That1Guy (2090) - Greeley, Colorado, USA - AUG 14, 2015
12 oz can packaged it looks like 7/20/15. Says the IBUs are at 1 billion. Prompts a good laugh. Pours hazy golden with a white head. Good amount of citrus on the nose with some passion fruit/mango notes in there as well. Medium mouthfeel. Bitter flavor with some grapefruit rind and a hint of nail polish. Pretty dry finish. The abv doesn’t show too much. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Wombata (550) - Kobe, JAPAN - AUG 12, 2015
UPDATED: AUG 13, 2015 Can from The Beer Shoppe in Yakima. Aroma: Expansive piney and grassy hop and passion fruit plus tropical fruit. Palate: Lively carbonation accentuates the piney hop flavor and bittering without going overboard. Flavor: Pine and grass attack with full on passion fruit, apricot and tropical fruit onslaught. Comment: Big malty body is well matched with the hop flavor bitterness. This succeeds and I prefer it to Fremont’s Pale Ale and IPA which IMO have a few problems.

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