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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Hop Slinger gets its golden copper color from the light caramel malts, which provide a solid backbone to support all the great hops. This beer presents with an overwhelming citrus aroma that leads into an unmistakable flavor of grapefruit. Hop Slinger leaves you with a nice dry bitterness that pairs well with spicey curries, salty fried foods and ginger based deserts.

seth_lfod's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
seth_lfod (325) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 18, 2013
Poured from a 22 into a mini snifter. Smells of caramel and a bit of resiny hops. Taste pretty much follows with a nice bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AlainG (1615) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 16, 2015
Une blonde légèrement voilée, ayant une mousse légère, compacte et persistante qui glisse contre la paroi sans s’accrocher. Des arômes de fruits (plus ou moins) tropicaux; ananas, pamplemousse et autres agrumes divers, pêches et du conifère sur un fond malté. Une forte amertume mêlée à un alcool qui voudrait bien se faire discret dès les premiers instants. Les saveurs fruits arrivent en arrière-plan et le malt les accompagne. Merci encore une fois mon frère. (Version à 7%) (1585-150915)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
John25 (1179) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - JUN 24, 2015
Draft. Gold Amber mix. Light Grapefruit and pine. A little caramel. Very very drinkable. More of a pale ale than an ipa. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lukaduke (2737) - Gray, Maine, USA - MAY 31, 2015
Pours a orange golden color with a finger of white foam. Lots of caramel malt on the palate with sticky mouthfeel and a hint of cardboard. Pine and citrus hop profile that has moments of focus but gets a bit astringent on the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dlovell2 (1315) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - JAN 16, 2015
Pours copper with an off white head. Aroma is caramel malt with grapefruit. Flavor starts sweet caramel malt with grapefruit and a dry pine hoppy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mansquito (4356) - Nueva York, New York, USA - JAN 2, 2015
Brattleboro Food Coop: pours copper with a nice white head. Aroma is some citrus, maybe a hint of pine, but overall not a powerful aroma. Taste is lightly bitter with hints of sweetness. Not a very powerful ipa but easy to drink.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dresden (1207) - Saskatchewan, CANADA - AUG 20, 2014
Clear copper with a foamy white head. Aroma is citrus, slightly piney. Sweet and sugary, with some citrus Orange. Decent

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Minderbinder (2693) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 8, 2014
Bottle 22oz. Pours very clear golden with low beige head. Aroma is of pine, citrus, resin. Taste is of pine, citrus, bitterness, grapefruit. Palate: Medium body. Medium carbonation. Overall: Good. Decent hopping. Not too much on caramel, witch is good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
50belair (3031) - Florida, USA - AUG 2, 2014
Bottle. Clear yellow pour with a fluffy white head. Resin hop aromas. Dank resin and piny hop highlights. Good balance with sturdy carmel malt backbone. Average mouthfeel and body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mathieuc (2369) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 31, 2014
Bottle (bomber) shared by Minderbinder, thanks a lot bro! Pours a glowing golden with a thin white head that leaves some nice lacing. Nose is of fruits (tropical or not) and resin. Taste is of slight caramel (not too much), bitterness is moderately high and it is lightly sweet so I say that balance is good. Flavors include some soap, fruits and perfume. Body was medium, carbonation medium-high and there was some alcohol in the finish. Overall a nice surprise, I didn’t expect much from this little known brewery and it was actually solid!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AirForceHops (4820) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Been waiting to find this on draft and haven’t been able to so... I picked up a 22 oz. bottle for $5.99 at my local Market Basket. No bottle date or label marker anywhere, like always. Cloudy gold color with light head retention. Aroma is grain, bready malt and light pine hops.

Flavor is a damn near copy of the aroma. With a light hint of women’s perfume with Dried straw. Bitterness is mild with a lighter side of medium in body. Overall, it’s drinkable for sure but I still hope to see this on draft in the better beer bars in NH.

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