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RATINGS: 66   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34/5   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
This whale of a brew begins with a huge grain bill, consisting of American two-row malted barley. Plenty of the finest American-grown hops are then introduced at every stage of the brewing process. Massive additions of hops in the boil kettle produce a smooth yet assertive finish.

bonbright7's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bonbright7 (181) - Jacksonville, Florida, USA - OCT 31, 2010
After pouring this dark golden IPA into my merlot glass to observe its interesting features, I noted the strong aroma of a grapefruit type of hops and swirling unique malt characters I noted later in the taste. The first taste was a vocabulary lesson in hops and as I slowly tasted more of it, the spicy taste seemed to change its personality to illicit more fruity esters which I would usually attribute to heavier double IPA names. Like a circus bear riding a small bicycle, the Massive IPA packed a large taste that did various tricks as its slowly warmed up in my glass. I was impressed with its volume and weight as I thought it paired well with sharp cheddar cheese and would make a good beer to tailgate with in the company of good friends.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DocLock (9350) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 9, 2016
Bottle from Caponeís. Pours turbid and bright orangy/straw colored with off-white head. Nose is resiny hops, orange marmaladey fruit, florals, honey. Tastes fruity, hoppy, with notes of orange, lemon, florals, black pepper. Smooth finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
N3lson1 (862) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - MAR 27, 2016
Drank from a pint glass, poured from a twelve ounce bottle, thank you brother Bob! Pours a nice orangy, yellow color with a bit of white head. Smells of floral hops, tastes strong on the hops, but well done with the IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Underdogs88 (314) - New Jersey, USA - JAN 24, 2016
Moderate citrus, fruit loop like hop aroma. Appearance is a light gold with small white head for an IPA. Flavor has a similar hop character in the flavor as in the aroma. A slight grassy flavor is noticeable. Bitterness is high. High alcohol flavors are present. Malt has notes of cracker. Mouthfeel is medium with a medium level of carbonation. Overall, it's a below average. Wouldn't buy again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
r464 (2250) - Earth, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 13, 2016
Golden color with a whitish head. Trashy, hoppy, some earthy notes. Fairly dry. Not a great IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ron (3415) - Rochester, New York, USA - JAN 2, 2016
Bottle. Pours a clear orange with a thick white head. Aroma of citrus, floral hops, tropical fruits with little malt. Flavor of citrus, mango, banana, and grassy hops. Nice hop presence. An average IPA.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
keepersj12 (3045) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - DEC 13, 2015
My first from this brewer at the Boathouse in Conshohocken. Pours a light amber with a thin head. Cites in the aroma with a bit of floral hops. The flavor has a bit of sweetness and then the hops come on. Nice dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerathon (1679) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 25, 2015
Golden pour with great clarity and semi-creamy white head and plenty of lacing. Itís well balanced, but nothing stands out. Floral nose with orange in both aroma and flavor, a bit soapy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
klaing (234) - Florida, USA - SEP 25, 2015
Orange pour, moderate head and lacing. Grapefruit upfront, sweet with the malts and then combines with the tropical fruit nature of the hops. Damn good beer! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kayres (753) - , Georgia, USA - JUL 6, 2015
Hazy orange. No head. Sweet floral citrus aroma. Medium bodied. Dominate citrus and pine hop flavors and well balanced. Hops taste a bit stale ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
salvaticas (558) - - MAY 9, 2015
On tap at Mission D. A bit bland. Little on the nose. Slightly hoppy with weak palate. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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