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RATINGS: 72   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   IBU: 90   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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We present the official Let it Ride IPA description: Riding a bicycle is all about freedom and discovery. You never know what you’ll experience or where your two wheels might take you. We like to think the same could be said about our Let it Ride IPA. Brewed with Calypso, Mosaic and El Dorado hops, American Crystal Malt and German Dark Munich Malt, this is an IPA with adventurous tendencies. Enjoy the aromas of pear, tropical fruit, and blueberry and ponder where your next ride might take you. (6.8% ALC. by VOL., 90 IBU)


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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
crowderm (382) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - APR 5, 2013
Nice copper pour with a persistent off-white head. I didn’t really believe the description before trying the beer, but I think they nailed it. A little pear and blueberry (??), lots of tropical fruit. Quite dank, too. Taste is equally good, but fades a little more quickly than I would like. I picked this up in the Day Tripper as well. Note sure where that comes from. Nice, relatively sticky mouthfeel. Very good IPA, and I have to say that it is great to see something brewed in the Twin Cities that approaches Furious.


4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beersmithbacon (111) - San Luis Rey, California, USA - MAY 26, 2015
Starts out as a mellow hopped IPA. Poured clear and orange. The hop flavors and palate were great. Floral hops, no earth some pine. Great finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pushkinwow (2228) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 12, 2015
Can from Thomas Hall. Clear mahogany with a tan creamy head. Malty and fairly pit fruit IPA with an overlay of resin and citrus hops, only upon reading the description would I identify the blueberries but they are there and add an odd earthiness. Moderate carbonation and body, bitter but with a caramel malt undertone, somewhat dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Steve_0 (3304) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 8, 2015
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.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wedgie9 (2507) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 6, 2015
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.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
wchesser (1433) - Denver, Colorado, USA - APR 17, 2015
Deep copper color. Nose of citrus pine, tropical fruit, light spice. Fairly malty and full bodied, but hops balance it out. Crushable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
GJF (1364) - Mount Vernon, Iowa, USA - APR 15, 2015
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.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vikingguy (916) - Chaska, Minnesota, USA - APR 4, 2015
Dark Amber color with foamy head. Fresh hop aroma. Taste- a very malty IPA. Caramel, citrus, pine, grass. Good but not great IMO. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
johnnymusky (544) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 30, 2015
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)

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
kaser (4005) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 24, 2015
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.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
Christpuncher (1872) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 24, 2015
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.


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