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RATINGS: 2136   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   IBU: 55   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Our IPA recalls a time when ales shipped from England to India were highly hopped to preserve their distinct taste during the long journey. The result, quite simply a hop lover’s dream. And this classic ale adds a fruity aroma, set off by a dry malt middle, to ensure that the long hop finish is one you’ll remember.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RRistow12 (395) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - MAY 18, 2015
Tasted from draft. Pours a clear gold with fluffy white head. Aroma is citrus fruit with some pine and a little bready malt sweet smell. Taste is very well balanced. Moderate clean bitterness throughout with a nice mild sweet malt backbone. Citrus, caramel, pine, biscuits, grass flavors. Very solid IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bendrixian (1298) - Canadiana, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 16, 2015
Pint. Muted aroma. Sort of funky hops. Medium body sort of hoppy but has a fast flavour profile and is rather forgetful as an IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
berntholer (1316) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - MAY 16, 2015
dense light beige head leaves structured lacing. light amber colour. aroma is bit grainy, passion fruit, mango, caramel. taste like aroma with a bitter sligh resinous finish. medium body and cabonation. much better than expected. bottle 33cl / bbf jan-2016

1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 1/20
at_the_hop (57) - Worcestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 15, 2015
Golden with a generous head. Smells very wheaty and sour with gooseberry. Taste is acrid pine and earwax bitter. It’s all wheat and little else. I love bitter bitter beers but for some reason I find this really challenging (read as unpleasant) and have had before so not a dud. For me the bottle should say wheat beer, nothing like the English IPA promised.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wolffish (329) - Saint-Donat, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 14, 2015
Ce n’est pas un produit très palpitant à déguster mais somme toute respectable. Au nez, je sens plus les céréales que les houblons, ce qui n’est pas typique pour le style. Ce qui lui nuit le plus est son apparence...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Savage_Night (60) - California, USA - MAY 14, 2015
Pours a clear light orange with a nice white head. Head retention is ok. Aroma: Not much on the aroma but some slight citrus, light hop bitterness, faint peppercorns and light malt. Taste: Very light on taste as well. Hop bitterness is more pronounced, citrus is mellow, very light peppercorns, faint tropical fruit and malt. Finishing with a crisp, slightly dry, feel in the mouth. Overall I was somewhat disappointed. I was expecting a very aromatic, fruity, bitter and spice filled beer. However, I am comparing this to the West Coast IPA?s and I think that is a bit unfair. Reading the label I see that the alcohol and IBU?s are not as high as the West Coast style. I believe they only used one style of hops and that is what might causes the lack of aroma and flavor. Considering all this, I do believe this is a good IPA. Sure it won?t destroy your palate but it is a great everyday go-to brew. Cheers! Kanpai! Salud! Prost!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mixmasterob (944) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAY 12, 2015
Clear golden pour with a frothy white head. Aroma was mild citrus fruits, bready malt, grass, touch of pine. Flavors were sharp with good citrus and grassy hops, biting bitter finish. Tingly carbonation. Overall a pleasure to drink. Well executed, balanced, classic.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cosmo6644 (65) - Illinois, USA - MAY 14, 2015
Aroma is a little mild fruity and citrus, taste is similar, nice and drinkable ipa ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
robinvboyer (3418) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 14, 2015
6er from the lcbo. Clear copper pour, with a small white head. Very bready aroma, light toasted nuts with alot of pine resins. Full mouthfeel, subtle carb. The finish is fruity, and slightly citrusy, wirh some more beady malts. Not bad, not great.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Maxbier (655) - Maryland, USA - MAY 13, 2015
Yellow pour with white head. Grassy hop aroma, pine bitter up front, pleasant malt palate with grassy finish. This beer does not taste offensive but I still feel offended by it.


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