ROGUE (2182) - Lewes, Delaware, USA - AUG 13, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
22oz bottle. Pours a cloudy copper color with a thick creamy off-white head that lasts and has nice lace. Aroma is piney floral hops with a sweet malt background. Taste is rich, creamy and slightly grainy malt with tropical fruit and a citrus, floral and mildly earthy hop finish. Nice lingering bitterness. Medium bodied with a rich creamy mouthfeel and good carbonation.
Mora2000 (6154) - McKinney, Texas, USA - JUL 21, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hay orange-amber pour with a white head. The aroma is full of pine and orange. The flavor is similar with some bitter pine, light orange, caramel and medium bitterness. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.
Beergeek23322 (2602) - Chester, Virginia, USA - JUL 16, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
February 2012. Sampled at the brewery. This is probably my favorite Full Sail IPA so far. Big on flavors and aromas with pine, caramel, citrus and plenty of hops. Bitter and dry finish, just like it should be.
Strykzone (6630) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - MAY 12, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bomber from Hayduke. We had this together via facebook chat. It poured very hazy mid brown and had a nice frothy beige head. A little lacing was left. I smelled citrus and pine hops with caramel and a little spice. Both of those hops were tasted. Grapefruit left a big bitterness. The after taste was long and was grapefruit bitterness. Pine was tasted less so. Caramel was big. This reminds me of a double IPA in that it has big flavors. The ABV is not big enough for a double but the flavor is. A little cinnamon spice is tasted. This is quite a nice IPA with big flavors in a reasonable ABV beer.
Landmonger (155) - USA - MAY 9, 2013
3.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Poured into an english pint glass,the color is a cloudy amber with minimal head, the aroma is very nice with hints of fruit, citrus, taste is citrus, some sweetness and was seems to be nutmeg or cinnamon.
EdInSaltLake (727) - Salt Lake City, Utah, USA - MAR 14, 2013
3.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Fruity, herbal hop aroma; a little soapy at first, but that went away. Some caramel malt aroma. Citrus hop flavor; really nice tangerine-like finish. Herbal, spicy hops--a little cinnamon-ish in aftertaste. Fair amount of the Full Sail caramel flavor (not too much), with some bread crust. Substantial bitterness.
beernovice39 (3270) - Idaho, USA - MAR 5, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap. Clear amber/ copper with a thin off white head. Scent is pine, citrus and bread. Taste is caramel, pine and fruit.
hoptimus_prime (73) - Utah, USA - FEB 27, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
bomber. pours a hazy copper, white lacy head. nose is resinous grapefruit like, malty. mouth is upfront, grassy, bitter, and resinous, malt profile just keep hopping rate in check. overall is a grassy, herbal, and bitter thing. interesting hop profile, strong bitter and resins at work in tandem.
jcnielsen (3180) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JAN 30, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Thanks to adnielsen for sending. Pours a reddish color with off-white head. Piney, caramel, earthy, hoppy aromas. Piney, caramel, grainy, hoppy flavors. Pretty good.
zoucrew102 (1330) - - JAN 19, 2013
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Aroma is hoppy. Dark amber color with light head. Smooth to start with a very hoppy finish.
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