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RATINGS: 87   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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An India Pale Ale of ample strength with an assertive hop compliment. Named after Nevada's state fossil. Just say, "Gimme' an Icky!"


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3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BoltonDK (561) - Copenhagen, - NOV 10, 2012
Bottle at Burger Bar Mandalay. Aroma; Abricot, rubber. Color. clear amber ,white head .Strange taste of rubber. Maybe it is just me, but could be different...


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
callmemickey (3021) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 15, 2014
Dark golden colored body with a medium to large white head and soapy lacing. Florals, misc. ,citrus and pine. Light crackery malts. Relatively mellow in every aspect. Medium bodied with moderate to gentle carbonation, muted bitterness, a touch of malty sweetness and a somewhat mutes finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6088) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 17, 2014
"very hoppy, in the nose and flavor. a local favorite. darker orange, great strong aroma and hoppy (cascade and others) bitterness. similar hop profile tho Hop Ottin IPA from Boonville. 2011-finally bottled, but it’s mellowed, to a fault. a little to tame and a touch watery. 3.4-5 on tap, <3 in the bottle (and now can). oh well..."

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AmEricanbrew (6008) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Clear amber color with ivory head. Mild dank, skanky hop aromas with tropical fruits. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Spicy, floral hop flavors with a stale pale malt base brew____drying finish----a bit bland.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
coachd (147) - Missouri, USA - SEP 5, 2014
Smells sweet for an IPA but I like it. Tastes unassuming up front but the hops kick in afterward. Highly drinkable IPA. Had to dock a point for the aftertaste, it's a little funny.

1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Bulk_Carrier (2269) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - AUG 26, 2014
Reviewed from notes. This was poured into a pint glass. The appearance was a hazy orange color with a one finger white foamy head that dissipated within about a half minute. There was some light trickling lacing sliding into the beer. The smell was a burnt breadiness with a burnt citrus hops. The taste was exactly the same with a slight cardboard aftertaste. On the palate, this sat about a light on the body with not much of a sessionability about it due to the off taste. Overall, this "highly evolved" beer maybe is devolving. I went through an entire sixer just so it wasn’t just the one beer, but it was all the same. I didn’t care for this at all.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
skoisirius (1763) - Earth, Washington, USA - AUG 7, 2014
Draft at Jernigan’s. An average West Coast IPA heavy on the sweet malt side of things. Bit of tropical citrus, a bitter finish. Not too exciting.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
EdInSaltLake (672) - Salt Lake City, Utah, USA - JUN 25, 2014
Earthy, fruity, sweet and cracker-like malt aroma. Cereal, sweet, cracker malt flavor; citrus fruity hops, with subtle pepper.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tmoreau (2570) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - JUN 25, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 26, 2014 On tap at Pour 24 in New York, New York, Las Vegas. Displayed a clear, amber/gold, with billowy, soft white head foam, and very frothy, spiraling rings of clingy lacing. The nose was perfumey citrus, mainly grapefruit, with slight dankness, and a touch of pine. Light bodied, with decent carbonation, the taste was basically dry, lingering, moderate astringency, with the citrus somewhat diminished in the flavor, no malt sweetness, and texture that was a bit. thin & watery. Started strong, but waned into the finish. Still a decently drinkable, basic IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
drsordr (1237) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - JUN 18, 2014
Draft pint poursdark gold with brownish hues. Nose light floral and dank hops, sweet malt, hint of fruit. Taste light bitter up front, then the hop flavors, similar to nose. Late palate sweet fades to pleasing bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
krumbum (523) - truckee, California, USA - JUN 17, 2014
Clear light yellow amber. Light hop aroma with a slight cream to the smell too. Nice hop bite that the malts balance and then leave a little of the bitter grain taste behind.


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