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Hollister Hippie Kicker IPA
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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.61/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16390) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 6, 2013
Draft @ the brewpub. Pours a golden color wit ha small white head. Has a fruity malty grapefruit hoppy aroma with weak piney hints. Fruity malty piney grapefruit flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter grapefruit finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (11933) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 14, 2012
(Draught) Pours a clear orange body with a medium off-white head. Aroma of grapefruit, pine, grain, caramel, and orange. Flavor of caramel, orange, pine, and earth with a dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (10635) - Orange County, California, USA - FEB 1, 2012
The beer is a clear orange color with white foam. Definitely some citrus aroma to it, particularly grapefruit aromas. There’s a little bit of pine and maybe some bread, too. The flavor is nicely balanced (and that isn’t a pejorative). Good grapefruit and pine with a soft sweetness of bread and caramel. Moderately bitter, too.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
daknole (8914) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUN 15, 2012
Clear apricot color with a bright white head. Simpe aroma of grapefruit peel and christmas trees. Flavor is hoppy, resinous and a slight amount of bready malts.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BMan1113VR (7832) - Los Angeles, California, USA - OCT 25, 2010
On tap at Pizza Port San Clemente’s Hoptoberfest (and a small sample at Hollister the last time that I was there). Pours with a clear golden body and a large white head with great lacing. Aroma is catty, herbal, dank, and dry with tons of dry hopped, vegital, spicy hops. Flavors of orange and dry fruit, tons of citrus and bready malts. Lively bubbles, and a very dry finish. Very good!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
marcus (6339) - Sacramento, California, USA - AUG 19, 2010
On tap at the brewpub. Pours clear golden with a decent white head and a crisp pale malt flavor. There is a dry bitter finish that clings to the palate. Very flavorful.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
badlizard (5539) - Berkeley, California, USA - NOV 7, 2011
Clear yellow with a fizzy white head. Nice grapefruit and light hops aroma and taste. Nicely balanced.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (3843) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - OCT 15, 2012
Sampled at GABF. Malty double IPA with the breadiness of such beers. Sweet but muted as well.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaser (2530) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 2, 2014
Had this from draft at the Hollister brew house. Pours golden and clear I think. Dark in here. Tons of foamy head. Bitter and pine needle citrus taste. Great nose on this

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SamGamgee (2452) - down the whirlpool, California, USA - APR 28, 2010
Draught at the brewpub. Gold with a creamy white head. The aroma is a blast of tropical fruit and piney hops. The flavor has much of the same bright fruit character. Lots of grapefruit and mango, with a nice evergreen accent. Dry and mild malt character. Medium-light body. Bitterness is mild compared to the hop aroma. A touch lighter on the malt and bitterness than the Pope, with more tropical fruit in the aroma. Nice and dry in the finish, which makes the hops pop. Fantastic IPA.


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