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RATINGS: 55   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.63   IBU: 52   EST. CALORIES: 213   ABV: 7.1%
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The Hopothesis IPA is the first of many cerebral drinking experiences. Our India Pale Ale is specifically formulated to be balanced, flavorful, and approachable. It can be easily paired with a variety of food and you can drink more than one and still feel quite lucid. Enjoy. Centennial & Cascade Hops 2-Row & Vienna Malts


1.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
pepsican (1452) - @ $13.99, Iowa, USA - MAR 29, 2013
[:39] Fucken a bro this shit is some garbage. Pour an amber red with an off white head. Bitter soap, heavy caramel malt, and loads of unfermented sugars round out this filth. Bitter sweet finish. U jokin?

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
b3shine (5825) - Indiana, USA - MAY 10, 2013
Bottle to snifter (thanks jmborggren). Looks good; a murky burnt-orange with resinous off-white lacing. Smells and tastes semi-sweet and hoppy with a solid mouthfeel. Enjoyable.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
monkeychugg55 (910) - Joliet, Illinois, USA - MAR 10, 2013
Mediocre IPA at best. Nothing really stands out and there isn’t a lot of hops or malt. Some light off flavors as well.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
tomquinn (1) - - FEB 17, 2013 does not count
The best IPA on the market today. Very well balanced, just a delight to drink!

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Narnad (1472) - Wonder Lake, Illinois, USA - MAR 4, 2013
Pours a very hazy, deep orange color with a quick falling white head. Aroma has a very strong lemon profile, light bitterness, strong toasted malts at the tail end. Flavor starts off with a strong lemon, mild tropical fruit with a light touch of a grassy, stale bitterness followed by a mild grainy ending. Body is light and very fizzy. Overall all a definite "meh" IPA. Flavors don’t work very well together and lack any smooth transitioning seen in a solid IPA. Definitely not something I will have again, albeit a very neat label as anything with Avogadro’s number is going to pull my eye in instantly.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hombrepalo (1853) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 10, 2013
Had this at Elwoods tap. Pours deep golden, close to amber. little to no head, but a swirl produces a nice, light-tan film of foam. mellow aroma with malty caramel and light pine. taste is a bit more aggressive, with alot more bitterness than was evident from the aroma. medium body and carbonation.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Christpuncher (1390) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 15, 2013
An average ipa. Very hoppy with a bitter aftertaste. Not bad for a craft beer but not one I woul get again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
esoxangler (100) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 18, 2013
UPDATED: APR 14, 2013 This beer sucks. Its not an IPA as far as I am concerned. Its another Minhas brew, which I cannot believe how bad everything they make sucks. There is absolutely no hop presence, just an artificial and "twangy" taste and a sticky mouth feel. Horrible, dont buy even just to try it.. it sucks

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
wlajwl (4053) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAR 8, 2013
UPDATED: MAY 6, 2014 Aroma is citrus, mildly sweet malts and a hint of wheat/fruit. The flavor is citrus, biscuit malts, fruit, mild chemical off notes and a bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 6, 2013
Clear amber with a large tan head. Aroma is mega floral with caramel and grains. Taste is floral as well with sweet malt and moderate bitterness.


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