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RATINGS: 1857   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   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.

ipaordie's rating

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
ipaordie (4) - USA - FEB 3, 2006
Light malt; moderate hops, average head (lasting, white, w/excellent lacing); sparkling clear; no particles; beautiful amber color; excellent flavor -- not over the top like Red Hook; light-to-medium body; soft carbonation; my personal favorite!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
budedou (256) - Villemandeur, FRANCE - APR 15, 2014
Très bonne IPA! Gout prononcé des houblons, moins fleuri sur la fin mais reste agréable

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Paincane (87) - Georgia, USA - APR 10, 2014
Clear golden body with off-white head & excellent lace. Malt and floral aromas. Hefty malt backbone with crisp hop bitterness. Balances well

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RickFifty (162) - Fredrikstad, NORWAY - APR 8, 2014
Amber color, off-white head with good lacing. Resin and peach nose, floral notes. Resin taste, fruity, malty, hint of caramel and alcohol. Moderate bitterness. Soft carbonation, medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BenH (2014) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 7, 2014
Bottle. golden with white head. Aroma is quite floral with some grapefruit and pine. Similar flavour. Medium body with a medium bitterness. All well balanced. Have drank plenty of times pre-Inbev and now post, can’t say I notice any difference, still good

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
KL (42) - Bergen, NORWAY - APR 1, 2014
Again a good beer from the yankees. Light orange brown.Translucent/ cloudy.Lightly hoppy,sweet,floral and fresh nose.Carboniced and sweet with a medium body. Will probably buy this again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ARH (152) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 31, 2014
On tap poured into a shaker. A citrus and bubblegum aroma are noticeable before the first sip with a faint floral or spicy note to it. As it settles, a toasted caramel malt aroma comes through, although nothing too strong. The gold-orange beer is topped by a light, off-white head that leaves a, likewise, light lacing. This beer strikes a really nice balance between medium levels of sweetness and bitterness. A soft carbonation gives this beer a creamy smooth texture. The medium body is primarily bubblegum and citrus with a slight floral spiciness and some caramel mid-sip. It finishes clean and dry with a resin-like quality and a mellow aftertaste that combines a light, sweet citrus with a light pine, maybe floral / grass, note that has an average staying power.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
hallinghansen (1736) - Odense S, DENMARK - MAR 31, 2014
Bottle @ home. Hazy amber body with a medium offwhite head. Lots of hopds, tropical fruit and malt in the nose and mouth along with some perfume flowery notes. Lovely, long bitter finish. Nice and refreshing ipa.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
hockeybeerguy (909) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Reviewed from notes. The appearance had a golden colored body with a small white head that immmediately died. The lacing was spotty and left no rings. There wasn’t any surfacing carbonation. The smell was mostly floral with some pine in the background. The hops were mainly balanced with some light malts in there as well. The taste was basically the pines and the malts with the hops coming back very faintly. On the palate, she sat at medium, had a light carbonation, and was pretty sessionable. Overall, this wasn’t a bad beer, but wasn’t anything spectacular but I was hoping for better.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
closey22 (647) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Amber with bubbly off white head; aroma is mild hops ; Flava is mild bitter hops; feels light and very fizzy; finishes dry bitter hoppy with some tanginess

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lothore (451) - California, USA - MAR 29, 2014
A- Pours a clear orangey color with a 1 finger, off white head. S- Light, piney hop notes T- Light pine, slightly bready, extremely crisp. M- Thin to medium bodied with ample carbonation. D- A very mild interpretation of the style but solid none the less.

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