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RATINGS: 1525   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.


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2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mhyzdu (11) - - JAN 9, 2013
Simple and smooth ......................................... .......................................... ......... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
RRistow12 (242) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - AUG 24, 2014
Tasted from bottle. Pours a clear orange with white head. Nice tropical fruit and floral aroma. Taste is moderately bitter. Kind of thin mouthfeel for an IPA. Floral and piney bitter tastes with a little bit of orange peel. Average to above average IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sinfull (815) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - AUG 23, 2014
Golden color , medium off -white head . Tropical fruits hoppy aroma. Malty taste with strong hoppy notes and moderate bitterness. Good , but nothing extraordinary .

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Berard (295) - Salem, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 23, 2014
Draft. Pours deep orange with thin white head that dissipates. Mild hop aroma over medium carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
vipinvelp (2136) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - AUG 18, 2014
Clear dark orange, small fluffy lacing foam head. Bitter aroma, little floral. Strong bitter taste. (Houston 201408)

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Strykzone (4912) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - AUG 18, 2014
Bomber I picked up on an East Coast trip. Clear golden with a smallish off white head. I smell cracker malts and little else. First sip is sticky sugary and the beer is a bit fizzy. Only a little pine and fruit. Not really all that much going on here. Crackers and graham crackers with some indistinct fruit. Kind of a disappointment, actually. However, I am sure this beer was a hit in 1993 and shows how far we have come.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
gschrade (613) - Collinsville, USA - AUG 16, 2014
I had this at Atlantic Beer Garden. Pours gold with white head. Taste citrus, floral, crisp. I thought this was good. I would drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
closey22 (868) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - AUG 14, 2014
Amber with lasting offwhite rimming head; aroma is mildly floral hoppy; Ava is lightly hoppy ; feels medium wih decent fizzy foam; finishes dry and mildly bitter

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Humlehode (78) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 8, 2014
Pours golden, almost no head. Some citrus and pine aroma. Overall an OK IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mfroseth (14) - NORWAY - AUG 7, 2014
Fin gyllen farge. Frisk, men bitter med passe varighet. Litt kort i smaken. Lite fyldig og svak ettersmak. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bookman10 (637) - Osseo, Minnesota, USA - AUG 3, 2014
It wasn’t bad, but not particularly memorable, either. Fairly typical IPA. Had with lunch at Fire + Ice restaurant in Cambridge, MA.


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