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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.27/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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This American style IPA is the pioneer beer for the Geneva Lake Brewing Co. As a long-time favorite of the co-owners; this IPA delivers on all the flavor and finish we’ve come to expect of a good IPA. Whether you are cruising the lake or docked at home; throw your gears into idle, slow down and enjoy!


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2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ughsmash (7387) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - APR 27, 2013
Bomber. Poured clear lighter orange with a sticky whitish head.. looked good. The aroma picked up honey and lesser pale malts with mild fruity hop accents.. not very IPA-ey, and I didn’t much enjoy the malt bill. The flavor found similar stuff.. honey, light toffee, and pale malts at the core, with grainy nondescript bitterness and mild tanginess around.. finished grainy with sticky, adjuncty malts. Light-medium bodied with fairly filling carbonation on the palate.. just not a great flow.


3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Christpuncher (2093) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 22, 2015
malty and hoppy is the best way to describe this beer. light in flavor and hopps. was a random i bought at foremost liquors in antioch. smells maly and hoppy. pours light yellow with a white head. average beer.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vandc01 (198) - North Branch, Minnesota, USA - JAN 20, 2015
Poured from a can with no date on it. Aroma - some hints of tropical aroma, but not too much. Appearance - pours a golden hazy color. some particles in the glass, not a whole lot, but they are tehre. Taste - crisp, nice tasting. Palate - I can notice a nice taste at the back of the tongue. Overall - the ratebeer ratings on this are pretty accurate. Some room for improvement but not a bad IPA at all..

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
dlbeer (845) - Wisconsin, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Tap. Orange/yellow pour with a good amount of white head. Smells of malt and hops. Tastes sweet at the front with an unpleasant tasting bitter finish. Not a lot of hop flavor ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Headbanger (3543) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - AUG 28, 2014
22oz bomber 7/31/14 (Woodmans-Waukesha)-Pours an orangish amber with a small off white head. Aroma of citrus, pine, and malt. Taste of the same with some bitterness coming in. This light to medium bodied brew was not bad.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
nsvorp (23) - Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Had on tap at a restaurant in Lake Geneva. Don’t know why all the negative ratings. Very refreshing with good hop character. I thought the hop was well balanced with earth and toffee flavors as well. Enjoyable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TXBadger (1969) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 1, 2014
Reviewed from notes, had at Christmas time: Pours a hazy golden color with white head, very light and foamy. Citrus, pine, and earth tones on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with some hop resin.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ryanfolty (2115) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - APR 11, 2014
April 11, 2014 - bottle shared by Brian. Orangish yellow pour with limited head. Earthy and slight citrus hops in the aroma. Taste was an earthy / dirt hop and mild bitter finish.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BVery (8065) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - APR 11, 2014
Bomber. Slightly hazy golden yellow pour with a small white head. Slight pine and herbal aroma. Thinner palate that is quite bitter. Not great.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drsordr (1598) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - JAN 19, 2014
Bottle pour hazy dark gold. Nose dank hop and caramel malt. Taste lots of bitter up font,nit much aromatic or flavoring hop. Minimal sweet. Astringent bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Atom (1821) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 27, 2013
Bomber pours a very clear copper with a thin khaki head. Aroma is malt forward, caramel and toffee, fruity borderline cider like. Taste like aroma is malt forward then drives into very bitter hops. Ok.


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