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Great Dane Texas Speedbump IPA
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RATINGS: 92   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   SEASONAL: Winter   ABV: -
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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (11940) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - SEP 14, 2009
(Draught) Pours a hazy burnt orange body with a medium white head. Aroma of citrus, grass, and nuts. Flavor of nuts, earth, caramel malt, toasted grain, grass, light pine, and citrus with a bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Date: 06/22/2007
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub, Madison

clear amber, fine dirty white head, lots of lace, sweet caramel and citrus aroma, creamy body, sweet caramel malt flavor with lots of tasty citrus hops,

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 7/10; Overall: 13/20
Rating: 3.4/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: **+/4

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopdog (8867) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 23, 2007
On tap at the Great Dane Brew Pub (Downtown Madison Location). On cask. Poured a medium and cloudy / murky orange color a small sized off white head. Aromas of citrus, light caramel, and some pine. Tastes of caramel, citrus, and lighter pine. Nicely balanced.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
3fourths (7978) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JAN 6, 2008
Pint at the downtown Madison location. Fitting orange hazy appearance with a velvety white head, it looks delicious. Fresh cut grass and citrus orange juice greet the nose, with some floral hop cones as well. Flavor is similar but with a pretty large twang all over the mouth, suggesting something isn’t quite right here. Cardboard creeps in along with the wet hop oils, and over time there’s flavors of medicinal lip balm and gauze. Low carbonation, almost cask-like but this is CO2, and it finishes with a bit of a vegetable note. Started well, ended poorly.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dogbrick (7959) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Sample at the downtown brewpub. Clear pale amber color with a medium thin bone white head that recedes quickly to an outer ring. Spotty lacing on the glass. Aroma of hops, fruit and malt. Medium body with flavors of grassy hops, pithy citrus and grainy malt. The finish is moderately bitter with an astringent hops aftertaste. Slightly above average overall.

1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
crossovert (7302) - Illinois, USA - AUG 10, 2014
Draft at the source. Jsut a pitiful excuse for an ipa, sweet, oxidized, stale, exactly what you don’t want.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CaptainCougar (7129) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - NOV 18, 2007
On tap at the brewpub on 6/22/07: Pours a transparent bright copper with a well-lacing froth of white head. Aroma of sweet caramel malt and big fresh grapefruity presence. Body starts full with nice caramel sweet balance with good citrusy bittering and flavor hops before a smooth, bittersweet finish. A nice IPA.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ughsmash (7124) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 6, 2005
Poured a very cool reddish-orange color with a moderate creamy-white head. Citrus hops were certainly present in the nose (notably grapefruit and orange). These hops were also present in the taste, and mouthfeel was somewhat creamy and carbonated. Full-bodied, well-balanced, and a very nice hoppy aftertaste.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
phaleslu (6397) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 5, 2014
Draft at the Great Dane-Downtown Madison, served in a 10 oz. glass. The imperial pints had already gotten the best of me. Downgraded. Pours a clear orange-gold color with a small, slightly off-white head. Notes of grass, herbs, straw, pale and toasty malts, and some citrus. Light-medium bodied, with moderate carbonation and a dry, bitter mouthfeel. Very fresh. Nice IPA.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DrSilverworm (6305) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 9, 2014
5oz on tap at Great Dane brewpub. Clear orange amber color. Thin off-white kind of greyish head. Leaves good thicker lace. Caramel malt, some spicy rye type aroma. Some mild citrusy fruity piney hop, more malt forward. Moderate sweet taste. Light bitterness. Pretty mild and sweet for an IPA. Medium body. Smooth, kind of crisp light carbonation. Slick texture. Not great.


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