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RATINGS: 1430   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86   IBU: 101   EST. CALORIES: 282   ABV: 9.4%
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"San Diego-style IPA, as it has come to be known by many, is a super-hoppy, high gravity, yet highly quaffable ale. Green Flash Imperial IPA is created in this new tradition, with intense hop flavors and aromas from a unique blend of Summit and Nugget hops. Itís all about the hops!" -- Brewmaster Chuck Silva
101 IBU

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
nathan30533 (649) - Dahlonega, Georgia, USA - JUL 23, 2014
Just another perfect beer. Iím enjoying out of a snifter. Great look, taste, aroma. Awesome all around beer. "Itís all about the hops. "

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
BierMeHoos (148) - Maryland, USA - JUL 20, 2014
Served in a mason jar from Spacebar in Falls Church, VA. Pours clear gold with white head. Nose is resin, pine, and citrus. Taste is nice hop flavor. Really good IPA.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
arnold931 (609) - Iowa, USA - JUL 16, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear gold with white head. Nose is resin, pine, and citrus. Taste is nice hop flavor. A good one.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Funkatrocious (99) - - JUL 16, 2014
Pour from bottle in San Antonio Texas. Tiny head but attractive orange hue. Hoppy kick with a complex delicious palate. Awesome. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bubbleflubber (1850) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - JUL 15, 2014
An orange-amber pour into the glass, with a minimal head that leaves trace lacing. The nose is of caramel, citrus and spruce. Flavors are bold, with lots of orange, pine, and slathering bitter peppering hops to finish. Full-bodied and a bit boozy, but oily on the palate, this goes down slick as a great nightcap. Great stuff!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
TroyCarpenter (1) - - JUL 6, 2014 does not count
I wasnít an IPA guy until recently but this is outstanding. Some try too hard and over hop but the aroma and balance in this San Diego blend is a new bench mark for me.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dfearnley (1047) - Alberta, CANADA - JUL 5, 2014
Bottle to plastic cup (Iíll try not to let that affect my rating). Aroma of grapefruit, something akin to malt, but perhaps a bit fruitier, cherry, spruce, and peach. Clear light amber with a long lasting thin, creamy, off white head. Taste is very tropical fruity, with pepper, grapefruit, some red pepper, a touch of chili, and a whole whack of bitterness. All that fruitiness balances the huge hoppiness quite well.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cleverlobo (318) - Connecticut, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Bottle; orange with small beige head; aroma-grapefruit, pine, pepper; taste- mild sweetness, heavy bitterness, full body. Not their best but very good

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ccex (946) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 29, 2014
Bomber pours a hazy golden orange with one-fingr white head and some lacing. Aroma it that of the usual suspects for a DIPA: lots of grapefruit and pine resin, Taste is bitter with lots of caramel sweetness in the middle, and definite dankness in the finish, at least until it warms up a while. Body is full,with a sticky mouthfeel. This one exceeded my expectations.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrewBoxer (2096) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 26, 2014
Bottle at keg 229 NYC. Pours a tan brown color with a light look but the taste is extremely hoppy and potent. Wouldn't say it's well balanced but for hop lovers

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