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RATINGS: 71   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
Vallejo, an India Pale Ale we brewed with coastal spirit. This 6.7% hop crasher sharply dives into the very deep waters of bitter beers.

17thfloor's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
17thfloor (2436) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 26, 2012
Thanks for the Growler guys! Aroma is killer! Maybe the best or 2nd best nose Iíve had on a HA. Simcoe and Nelson play so nice together! Flavor is bright, mostly piney simcoe, with a touch of grapey nelson, somewhat hollow finish, ultra dry, moderately bitter, crazy good as is, but would be even better at 5% ABV in the summer heat! Excellent work here.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pailhead (5654) - Plymouth, Michigan, USA - AUG 1, 2015
On tap: The aroma consists of moderate citrus, orange marmalade, grapefruit, pineapple, and a hint of dank hops. Itís a slightly hazy dull golden-orange with a one finger white head that fades to a thin film outlined by a thicker ring. The flavor starts with a tropical fruits, orange marmalade, and citrus. The finish has grapefruit, pine, and a touch of dank hops. Itís light-medium bodied with light-moderate carbonation and a somewhat soft mouthfeel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
commonshawn (662) - Minnesota, USA - JUL 30, 2015
Tap at Jakes in Chicago. Light gold with thick white head and great lacing. Subtle hop citrus aroma. Floral and subtle hop, then some sweet, then very palatable clean slight citrus grain taste. Light feel for this style. Good beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rosskyle (177) - - JUL 30, 2015
Orange color with a white head. Citrus hops aroma. Medium light body. Citrus pineapple hops flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
commonmac (675) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUL 30, 2015
On tap at Jakeís in Chicago on Lolla Eve. Pint glass. Great lacing with a minor head. Light and golden. Aroma sings with citrus serving as the melody and hops as the harmony. Taste feels a little bit wheaty with a decent citrus rind bitterness. Quality IPA that fulfills the primary goal of the style serving as a refreshing citrus influenced beer. Good work Half Acre. Vallejo!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Homer321 (2755) - Melboring, Florida, USA - JUL 26, 2015
Draft at the half. Nose is super fucken dank and tropy brah. Light orange marmalade too. Hazy light orange. White head. Great lacing. Taste is moderately bitter followed by s menthol cigarette quenching mintiness. Damn good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sawbuck (440) - Round Lake, Illinois, USA - JUL 25, 2015
Nice aroma of fresh citrus. Notes of lemon....slightly catty in a good way. Nice light yellow color, with a frothy white head. Rich sweet malt up front. Citrus tones, quickly absorbed by hoppy bitterness. Piney bitterness mellows sweetness nicely. Balanced finish. Nice IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerBunker (930) - Burbank, Illinois, USA - JUL 18, 2015
16oz can. Pours golden yellow with a frothy off-white head. Aroma is of hops, tropical fruit, caramel, and pine. Taste starts off with a bitter hop burn. After a few sips, there is a juicy hop character with lots of tropical fruit. Has a bready malt backbone, with a fair amount of caramel. Lingering tropical fruit taste. Mouthfeel is very carbonated, and slightly soapy. Body is very carbonated and light. Drinks very easy, and it tastes really good. Damn good beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
peterschreurs (108) - Illinois, USA - JUL 14, 2015
Half Acre is rarely disappointing. This is another solid IPA. Not my favorite, but a solid IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wduncan (1) - Lindenhurst, USA - JUL 13, 2015 does not count
Good citrus flavor. Easy drinking, almost like a session IPA. Alot of carbonation, gives it a foamy mouth feel. Almost like drinking an IPA-flavored soda. Pretty good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
vtafro (4836) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - JUL 10, 2015
Can. Yellow pour with white head. Herbal, citrus and grassy aromas. Grassy, herbal and earthy hop flavors.

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