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RATINGS: 609   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72   EST. CALORIES: 303   ABV: 10.1%
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A full-bodied Triple IPA, Green Bullet combines New Zealand grown Pacific Gem and Green Bullet hops. Significant pine and citrus hoppiness hit the palate at first sip, accentuated by tropical notes of mango and pineapple, ending with a moderately aggressive, bitter finish.


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4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
drtbrewster (40) - Arizona, USA - JAN 12, 2014
Great beer, well balanced hop for such a strong robust triple. One of my favorites, had it from the brewery, growlers, and bottles and it never disappoints.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jgentgesdo (673) - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA - OCT 19, 2014
Pours oily, dense peachy golden with a thin off white head with some lacing. Nose is a little meaty, very strong citrus and floral hops, actually smells like hops rather than citrus or flowers, balanced but fiercely bitter flavors, oily dense mouthfeel, long bitter aftertaste, quite acidic, pretty good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Emeister84 (1038) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - OCT 19, 2014
Aromas of strawberries, tropical fruit, mango, pineapple, peach. Clear deep orange, nicely retaining white head. Malty, boozy, candied fruit flavors, hops for days. Medium bodied, sticky.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nimbleprop (4981) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 17, 2014
12oz bottle pours a clear orange with lots of frothy, sudsy, lacing white head. Nose is kind of like cutting open a pouch of hop pellet, really fresh/dank green cut grass, a little lemon curd, some soap, sort of a wet aloe thing happening too. Flavor has more of that lemon curd, sweet and bitter at the same time, some soap and more of that aloe character, but mostly just grass, like the stuff that clumps to the bottom of the mower. Crisp finish. A different take.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
darb85 (67) - Canton, Michigan, USA - OCT 17, 2014
Hops aroma. Smooth a bit off hops. Very malty finish with citrus.good stuff. Drinks light

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (1354) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2014
Aroma: floral and grass hops, some sweet grains. Appearance: clear gold, small, white, creamy head. Taste: medium bitter. Palate: sweets are coming up, dry bitters remain in the background, grain, grass. Overall: OK IIPA, nice aroma. Pint at Green Flash Brewing Company, San Diego.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hair6a11 (1366) - Illinois, USA - OCT 15, 2014
A Fresh Bottle - the pour is clear, medium gold, with a fine bubbled off white head into this glass - it retains on the average side, with some sticky lacing presence here. The nose is cream, dank hop notes with grass and earth, moving to the pine notes, marriaged with the tropical feel you’d expect. Lime, Graham cracker, orange notes - the new zealand hops are impart a different feel. The flavor profile is creamy, robust, bittering hops masked by a stronger than expected malt bill - caramel, grahm cracker, moving to orange, lime juice, and grassy notes moving forward. It’s a robust feel - It’s also a little muddled honestly - However, it does mask the alcohol fairly well here. Anyway - a different take on a heavy hopped brew that brings a decent change of pace .

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (9766) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - OCT 15, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours clear and sparkling amber with a medium, creamy off-white head, long retention with light lacing. Aroma is sweet honey and biscuit malt, apple and pear esters, tropical and herbal hops. Flavor is moderate tropical hops and hop bitterness, sweet honey malt and fruity esters with a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
ElCapitan22 (79) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 13, 2014
Taste the mango straight away, and it wasn’t as harsh as a triple should be. Was very pleased with how easy this drank. Nice lacing and glorious aftertaste.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
evergreen0199 (2074) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 13, 2014
Bottle from Whole Foods Market, Bowery, New York, NY. A dark amber/golden coloured pour with a medium white head on top. Hoppy, citrus fruit, pine aroma. Tastes similar, hoppy, citrus, pine, some tropical fruit, quite a bitter finish to this one. Still very good.

2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
pkbites (693) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 13, 2014
Hmm. Copper pour, off white head is sticky as hell. Aroma is non-existent. Alcohol content is not detected. Some lacing on the glass. Bitter after-taste is okay Give it a try I say! Bottle.


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