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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.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
callmemickey (3566) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 19, 2011
UPDATED: JUN 9, 2012 A: Dark amber body. 2 finger off-white head. Good retention and lacing. S: Generic caramel malt and non-descript earthy hop bitterness. T: While decent, this could be the IPA at any mediocre brewpub. Its got a generic caramel malt base, somewhat bready in parts and mildly bitter earthy, piney hops. M: Somewhat thick and chewy. Lively carbonation. Muddled finish. O: Eh. Not bad. But I don’t really want to drink "not bad." I am spoiled, I guess.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jhamp9 (1276) - Corinth, Texas, USA - JAN 21, 2012
Poured orange with a film of head and little lacing. Aroma was floral and some pine. Taste was very floral almost perfume. There was some bitterness.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mnurda (1188) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 7, 2012
On tap at McCormick and Schmick in national harbor. Pale straw colour. Not my favourite ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lawman834 (255) - Texas, USA - JAN 17, 2014
Not a very impressive IPA. Pale golden. Minimal hoppiness, instead there is a slightly unpleasant bitterness on the finish, maybe a hint of lemon peel. Overall the taste is thin and watery with the primary theme being pine rosin and alcohol. Meh.

2.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
loaded_chef (7) - - MAR 11, 2014 does not count
When I walk into a dive and I see bud light, bud heavy, miller, coors light, and Stella on tap this beer is on too. Good thing it is too because in that situation I would order that. But that’s the only time that would happen.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
thiesen (178) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 21, 2014
Classic American IPA with cascade apparent. Well balanced though, with a fresh dry finish

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mfroseth (17) - 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

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Kavu (2814) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 30, 2014
8 fl. oz. on tap @ Bukowski’s, Dalton St. Pours clear golden with a low head. Aroma is slightly fruity malts. Flavor is malts and fruits with a hoppy finish. Pretty ordinary IPA. No major complaints.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Piw (374) - Rüsselsheim, GERMANY - APR 5, 2015
12 fl oz Flasche. Klar und golden. Minimale Schaumkrone. Fruchtiges Aroma. Milder Abgang.


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