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Funky Buddha Crusher Single Hop Session IPA

Funky Buddha Crusher Single Hop Session IPA
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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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This poundable session IPA is brewed with 2-row barley and a touch of caramel malt for depth, accented with loads and loads of late-addition Citra hops. The hops provide an IPA-sized dose of intensely fruity hop aroma without an overly bitter finish.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
smith4498 (3009) - Miami, Florida, USA - AUG 2, 2014
Growler from the brewery. Pours clear amber color with white head. Citrus hop and caramel aromas. Grapefruit and pine flavors with a hint of grass and maltiness. Medium body with average carbonation. Decent.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
glennmastrange (2240) - hobe sound, Florida, USA - JUL 21, 2014
Tap. Moderate malt aromas of roasted and caramel, harsh hops of pine and turpentine, moderate soap for the yeast, with slovent, medicine and faint dried fruit in the background. Head is small, creamy, white with good slippery lacing and is mostly lasting. Color is clear medium amber. Flavor starts faintly sweet and lightly to moderately acidic, then finishes lightly to moderately acidic and heavily bitter. Palate is light to medium, watery with a lively carbonation and a tart finish. This Session IPA is just a little hampered by the harsh hop profile.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MrSquash (35) - Florida, USA - JUL 13, 2014
Golden in color with good head retention. Noise is citrus and sweet. Citra hops linger on the back of the tongue.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
50belair (2205) - Florida, USA - JUN 24, 2014
On tap at the Buddha. Clear yellow pour with a white head. Citrusy hop aromas. Light and crisp with citrus and grapefruit hop notes. Good body with nice malt backbone. Good mouthfeel and body. Nice.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
sloshgator (413) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Funky Buddha Crusher has the fresh delicious goodness of Citra hops. Aromatic nose of tropical fruit coming from an amber pour with just the right head. More tropical fruit flavors in the taste with a hint of pine and only a mild bitter finish. Crusher goes down easy and lingers on the palate. Give it a try; its great!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ThirstyBird (1506) - Düsseldorf, GERMANY - JUN 12, 2014
On tap at the brewery in February. Pours golden yellow with a slight haze and an off-white head. The smell is fruity hops, mild malt. The taste is mild hops though fruity with a slight bitterness. Light body and nicely carbonated. Not a great session IPA, a bit muted but OK.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mike5326 (847) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - JUN 10, 2014
Poured from a tap. Clear golden color, small short lasting white head. Light smokey hops aroma. Light body with a medium flavor and nice finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aurelius (4104) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Smells like bongwater. Outside of that major flaw, a very light and sessionable AIPA. On tap, Proof Production facility with LuckyDog.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
egajdzis (5290) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Golden color with a small, white head that left light. Lacing on the glass. Aroma of citrus, pine, floral hops, toffee malts. Taste of toasted malts, grass, citrus, tropical fruits, buttery toffee, grapefruit finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
keepersj12 (2673) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Lots of fruity and citrusy hops in the aroma and flavor. A little thin is the only hint it's a session ale. Very easy drinking and well done. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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