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Gordon Biersch IPA
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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.4/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 79   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This classic copper colored ale has a pronounced hop aroma to match its assertive bitterness, creating a fragrant and well balanced masterpiece.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Finhead (1589) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - JUN 25, 2016
Cloudy, yellow-orange pour with a white head. The aroma is fruity with citrus hops. It has a medium body with slightly oily texture and lively carbonation. The taste is mildly bitter with a dry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sammy (10882) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 21, 2016
True to style ipa. Very drinkable. Walden location. Brewmaster makes clean effort.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Martinus (4365) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - OCT 3, 2015
Golden colour, white head. Aroma of hops, citrus, tropical fruits. Quite sweet flavour, bitter hops, straw. Sweet and hoppy finish.
(from draught -cask- @ GBBF ’14, London. As Gordon Biersch Sommer IPA)

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
suprchunk (2944) - Crestview, Florida, USA - AUG 21, 2015
Gold pour. Big white head. Little lacing. Spicy, citrusy hop aroma. Taste is bitter with slight malt.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aniela (4207) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 11, 2015
From my backlogg: Sample at Great British Beer Festival 2014. Clear pale golden beer with an offwhite head. Fruity hoppy citrus aroma. Hoppy citrus fruity pine flavour.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cybercat (4984) - Georgia, USA - JUN 7, 2015
Pours clear dark amber with a thick buff head. Aroma is hoppy, resiny and robust. Flavor has a bold hoppy note, fairly but not fiercely bitter, with malty and grapefruit underpinnings plus a woody hint. Mouthfeel has strong and full fizz, and firm body. Hop into a Gordon Biersch and order a crater.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (43243) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2015

Cask (gravity) @ GBBF 2014, Great British Beer Festival, London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, England W14 8UX.

[ As Gordon Biersch Sommer IPA ].
Clear medium orange yellow color with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, pale malt, moderate hoppy, fruity hops, soapy hops, light spruce. Flavor is moderate sweet and moderate to light light heavy bitter with a long duration, caramel, sweet fruit, hoppy. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20140812]

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sammer (1118) - Plano, Texas, USA - APR 23, 2015
On tap at GB. Taste is light citrus, pine, wood, grain, hay and balanced hops. Smooth and easy drinking.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (39962) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 30, 2014
From cask as Sommer IPA. Pours clear and golden yellow with a small white head. Aroma is fruity, peachy and light grassy. Bitter, dry and crisp hoppy. Smooth fruity finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ADfan (815) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 22, 2014
Poured on tap from the Vegas restaurant. It had a golden copper color with a medium hood. Aroma of hops and pine. The taste had some citrus, hops and a touch of hops on the finish. So so beer.


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