Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 313   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.69   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Share this beer with friends!
Originally developed for British sailors stationed in India, IPAs were aggressively hopped to help prevent spoilage on long ocean voyages. Now that spoilage isn’t as big a problem, we’ve eased up on the hoppiness just a hair to let the caramel malts shine through. It’s a big beer with big flavor that really lets you appreciate hops in all their glory.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
SudsMcDuff (5824) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - OCT 2, 2012
12oz bottle- single from K Roger’s House .. . pours a medium dark honey gold .. light foam, light lacing .. . slight hops, but as with the other HW’s- non offensive .. but this is more of a light english pale .. . . beating people in the crowd, not a bad idea..

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maxwelldeux (3661) - Everett, Washington, USA - OCT 1, 2012
Bottle. Pours a light amber color with a small head. Little bit of hoppiness to the nose, but not much. Not a lot of taste to the beer, but there is a little bit of hop taste in there as well.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
BrownALEx (266) - Portland, Michigan, USA - SEP 30, 2012
Bought for $1.10. Not expecting much. Here goes. Not a bad aroma, can smell some hops. Color is clear, golden. Nice head. Taste is about what I expected, kind of bland, not much taste. Does not even taste like a pale ale. Although for a $1.10 OTD I might buy again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
robiannelli (591) - West Deptford, New Jersey, USA - SEP 29, 2012
12oz bottle pours clear amber with a thin white head. Aromas of some pine lemon and grapefruit. Body is medium light and carbonated. Finish is weak but bitter citrusy

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jmohno (1074) - Iowa, USA - SEP 29, 2012
UPDATED: DEC 29, 2012 Light copper medium gold.Some short head.light lacing.Poured into a Piraat tulip glass. Aroma is somewhat hoppy,decent and more than expected. Taste is good mild but fairly hoppy,buttery carmel malts,very smooth and slick,solid bitter. A bit more buttery like Shipyards than I like ipa’s but decent. Fair price and better than I expected.Ok ipa.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
unclemike (2222) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - SEP 29, 2012
Poured golden in color with a touch of amber. Small head quickly diminished to a lingering white band of bubbles around the glass. Aroma of piney, and floral hops. Tastes of mild hop bitterness, an underlying mild caramel sweetness

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cbfobes (2293) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - SEP 25, 2012
Poured from 12oz bottle, pours a clear golden with a bubbly white head and some lacing, aroma was a mixture of soap with a little bit of citrus, older hops are coming through, might be an older bottle, the flavor has more of a malty front end with a slight hop finish, if tasting blind I wouldn’t put in the ipa style, not bad for a $6 six pack but nothing I would buy again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dmschefke (568) - Macomb, Michigan, USA - SEP 24, 2012
Pours a nice gold with medium white head, minimal lacing. Aroma is obvious of citrus hops, honey, and not a whole lot else. Very thin, overly sweet, and just bittering. Only thing it really has is the price.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
eelbasher (285) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 24, 2012
Sample. Pours a lighter amber with small white head. Slight citrus/pine hops aromas and a little bready malt. Not much going on here except a slight hop note in the finish. Ehh light bodied and simple....could drink a ton of these and not be pissed at the price tag. Decent but nothing to seekout

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dlbeer (778) - Wisconsin, USA - SEP 23, 2012
Tap at Townies Grill. Orange pour. Thick creamy head with a lot of lacing. Hop aroma but not strong. Light hop biterness. Very drinkable but not enough bitterness. Decent. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 « 22 23 24  25  26 27 28 » 32

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50