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RATINGS: 1522   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Filtered and force carbonated.
Ingredients: Water, Three malts, including a 2-row pale, Northwest Cascade Hops, and Yeast.
This copper colored ale is floral, medium bodied, with a crisp, refreshing finish. Originally our summer seasonal in 1993, it is now available year-round. Harpoon IPA was ranked atop both domestic and imported IPAs by Beer Connoisseur Magazine.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
unclemike (2222) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - JAN 1, 2014
Medium gold color, 3/4 inch head lasted halfway thru, good lacing. Moderately hopped and left a long thin hop taste. Initially seemed hoppier, but that may have been due to a slight lack of malt. Refreshing, though

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fourpack (68) - NORWAY - DEC 19, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 24, 2013 Not that fan of the floral aroma. Looks very nice. Not that much taste. No aftertaste. Edit: had this again. More pleasant than previously described.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
wlittle (18) - Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 12, 2013
Bottle to glass at room temp. Slight citrus smell and slight hoppy taste, but overall quite a bland beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rperez (130) - Florida, USA - DEC 8, 2013
One of my favorite IPA beer out-there, well balanced with a strong hop taste! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mtdewa1 (297) - rome, New York, USA - DEC 5, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 22, 2013 Bottle. Piney aroma with hint of citrus. Taste is mild citrus, orange pineapple. Little bit of pine. Good flavour, little biterness. Good easy to drink ipa.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BOSSbrewer (1582) - Arkansas, USA - NOV 25, 2013
Had on tap at DFW. Pours a clear golden with a nice white head that dissipates. Aroma is mostly pine with some citrus. Flavor is clean and light. Flavorful but not bitter. Finishes very dry. Nice beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Freaky_tiki (515) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 25, 2013
This tastes like an IPA we have back home in the land of crack smoking mayors called Keats. We also call it by its other name: Shit. And this too is pretty damn crappy. I would just call the style A as there’s nothing IPA about it. Swilled at a roadside Steak & Lube somewhere in Ohio. Confused why so many raters below me call it "weak" and "meh" & yet give it a score above 3.0.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
reberiii (317) - Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 23, 2013
Poured from draft, clear copper, grassy nose. Smooth on the palate with a slight hop bitter finish, grassy hop flavors with a mildly effervescent tongue ender.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bellco33 (286) - Willington, Connecticut, USA - NOV 22, 2013
Poured from bottle into pint glass: Pours golden with a two finger white head. Aroma floral and malty, taste is a bit sweet up front and then the hops kick in. It’s a little too malty for the amount of hops. Medium bodied and easy to drink, this is a good basic IPA. A little bitter on the finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ROBC3366 (598) - north reading, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 20, 2013
Draft. Aroma is a fresh hoppy. Appearance is a bronze coloring with a frothy, white head. Taste is sweet then the hops come in, pretty lightly. I would have liked more. I actually think my burps after drinking it taste hoppier. Palate is a little bitter, but not bad for an ipa. Overall, a pretty weak ipa.... Could have been a lot better if they left more hops in

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