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RATINGS: 316   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.69   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Originally developed for British sailors stationed in India, IPAs were aggressively hopped to help prevent spoilage on long ocean voyages. Now that spoilage isnít as big a problem, weíve eased up on the hoppiness just a hair to let the caramel malts shine through. Itís a big beer with big flavor that really lets you appreciate hops in all their glory.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Lunchb0x (20) - Prestonsburg, Kentucky, USA - MAY 24, 2013
Another great IPA! I've not found one I've yet to enjoy. This is the first I've tried from this brewery and I'll definitely go back for more! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Gription79 (2293) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - MAY 24, 2013
Poured from a 12 ounce bottle. The aroma is earthy, floral, slightly skunky, caramely, bready. The flavor is bready, skunky, floral, woody. This sucks, it has harsh bitterness, watery thin, grain astringency. This is also the 4% version. Footbalmed.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
coyforce (616) - Virginia, USA - MAY 23, 2013
Nice refreshing little IPA. Pours an amber color with a minimal head that disappears quickly. taste is mildly hoppy and barely passes in my book for an IPA.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
glennmastrange (2311) - hobe sound, Florida, USA - MAY 22, 2013
Bottle. Light to moderate grain and cereal for the malt, light herbs for the hops, faint soap for the yeast, with a hint of wood in the background. Head is average size, creamy, white, with good lacing and is mostly lasting. Color is slightly hazy yet quite sparkling. Flavor starts faintly sweet and lightly acidic, then finishes faintly acidic and has a fairly long light to moderate bitterness. Palate is medium, watery with a carbonation between soft and lively. Not such a great IPA, but itís still an okay drinking beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
NikkTwist (1708) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 22, 2013
Draft at Fado. Top of a keg. Poured a mostly clear medium orange amber. Large off-white head quickly reduced to a foam ring. Looks ok but tastes dreadful. Earthy woody mix of hops that does not work for me. An ascetic wheat aroma. More flavor than most commercial IPAs but no complexity.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
MarkBarnes (378) - Waterville, New York, USA - MAY 21, 2013
May 21, 2013; 12 oz. btl.; tumbler. Clear amber/yellow pour. Head disappeared quickly. No lacing. Faint grassy aroma. Unpleasant metallic taste/palate. Struggled through this one, which is very rare. Avoid.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jbruner (2419) - Athens, Georgia, USA - MAY 15, 2013
Pours a clear golden yellow from the bottle with thin pay ring that sticks nicely. Aroma of pale malt and slight piney hop. Taste is more modality than hoppy, but not horrible. Decent when it warms so good fit drinking by a pool in the summer and itís readily available.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
cfrancis (2461) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 13, 2013
Pours amber orange with a small white disappearing top. Aroma is earthy hop with biscuity malts. Taste is biscuit malts, some small earthy hop bitterness with a small caramel finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
trapped (869) - New York City, TURKEY - MAY 11, 2013
Drought. Light amber color with small foamy whitish head, light hops aroma, sweet hoppy taste, mellow finish. Very smooth but a bit weak.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
beaz1591 (238) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - MAY 6, 2013
IPA glass. Odors of wet hay but sadly almost no hops are detected. A decent looking beer, brownish gold color, thick white head and plenty of lacing. Probably the worst tasting IPA Iíve ever had. A very poorly done IPA

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