Steve_0 (3730) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 8, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Can at home picked up in Minneapolis. Pour is amber with a big egg-shell colored head. Citrusy, herbal hoppy, some grass, caramelly, bready, and goopy aroma. Taste is grassy, orange peel, bready, some caramel, lights grapefruit, and piney with a medium bitter finish. Medium body with carbonation. Pretty good - but would be a lot better with a lighter malt profile.
wedgie9 (2565) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 6, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tasted on 5/3/15 from a 12oz can received as an extra in a trade. Pours clear, but considerably darker amber than a typical IPA, with a thick, off-white head that slowly recedes to thick, rocky lace. The nose is very dry, somewhat fruity, piney hops aroma, with just a nice hit of very dry, almost spicy malt. The flavor is super dry, plenty of fresh pine, lemon peel, and fruity hops, with some spice from the dry malt. The body is medium with lively carbonation and a long very dry and somewhat spicy, bitter hops finish.
wchesser (1778) - Denver, Colorado, USA - APR 17, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Deep copper color. Nose of citrus pine, tropical fruit, light spice. Fairly malty and full bodied, but hops balance it out. Crushable.
GJF (1465) - Mount Vernon, Iowa, USA - APR 15, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at the brewery. Copper pour. Big white head, lots of lovely lacing to it. Rich, creamy hop flavor. Semi-dry finish with good dose of hop at the end. I am so glad to see this new brewery in my old neighborhood. No doubt I would have spent a lot of time here had it opened back in the day.
vikingguy (1023) - Chaska, Minnesota, USA - APR 4, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark Amber color with foamy head. Fresh hop aroma. Taste- a very malty IPA. Caramel, citrus, pine, grass. Good but not great IMO.
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johnnymusky (825) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 30, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
UPDATED: APR 5, 2015 purchased a six pack of cans....pour is almost copper in color....head is huge and long lasting...great lacing ....nose is all hops...taste has a great balance between hops and malt maybe a tad more on the hop end...another very solid indeed brew...top notch brewery which may be moving ahead of summit as the best brewery in this fine state and summit has been my go to for 20 years....there is no doubt in my mind that indeed can brew a great beer....(#431)
kaser (5113) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 24, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Reddish and clear pour with a tiny ring of white from can from my buddy Chad. Cherry and vanilla aroma. Mild hops, fruity like a punch, berries. Super tasty beer.
Christpuncher (2553) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 24, 2015
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 19/20
a very orange flavored / grapefruit flavored ipa. just crushable and slightly bitter on the finish. smells dank and hoppy. pours reddish copper in color with a thin cream colored head. nce balance on this one. excellent beer.
BucannonXC5 (1305) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 22, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Type: 12-oz. can
Glass: Karl Strauss pint glass
From: My cousin Sam
Consumed: March 21, 2015
Misc.: Canned on March 6, 2015 at 11:59 a.m.
Poured a caramel, honey, hazy color with four fingers of frothy, khaki-white head. Nice serene setting underneath the head. A decent amount of uneven, foamy lacing on the sides of the glass. Great, thick retention on the top. A nice-looking beer. (Sight - 4.25)
Smelled wet Cascade, blueberry, elderberry, honey, light menthol, pine, strawberry, tropical, mango and pineapple. (Smell - 3.88)
Tasted different than the nose. Got earthy rye, sweetened iced tea, sharp tropical, bitter mango, menthol, herbal, honey, elderberry and faint pineapple. Definitely can taste the 6.8 pct. ABV. Reminded me a tad of Modern Times Blazing World. (Taste - 3.88)
Medium body. Creamy texture. Average carbonation. Long, bitter finish. Grew on me a tad. (Feel - 4.13)
This was a pretty good IPA overall. Grew on me as it went down. Lots of different flavors work well together. (Overall - 3.88)
3.92 88 B+
briandwagner (23) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 21, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Really good. Nice full body and a nice crispness. Pretty hoppy, but not over powering. Overall, pretty good.