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RATINGS: 120   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Stash IPA is defined by the hops. 7 additions of 4 different varietals, Columbus, Galaxy, Nugget and Cascade create a hop explosion that finishes clean. A dank, resinous and enlightening hop trip. Itís got mad hops.
Head Brewer Michael Waters: "The Stash is a reincarnated beast. It makes sense to go to the source, and IPA for me is defined by the West Coast. Three pounds of hops per barrel, 100 IBU, and a large dose of Columbus hops so the aroma matches the name."


4.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
glenD (30) - - MAR 26, 2013
12 oz bottle. Pours white head with a nice orange body. Aroma of banana and citrus followed by a creamy hop taste with a nice punch of sweetness before the resinated aftertaste. Great local beer for other people from the Austin area. Great beer in general. Compare this to a Pedernales classic.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
eddymatt (2) - - MAR 23, 2013 does not count
Really good nutty smell and taste. True IPA taste, from what little I know. Not one to try first, due to the bitterness, but thatís a preference to me.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
sawbuck (248) - Round Lake, Illinois, USA - MAR 16, 2013
Nice citrus and hop aroma. Orange flavor up front but then bombarded with bitter hops. Long aftertaste.

3.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ozarkspops (311) - - MAR 15, 2013
Very hazy copper orange pour. Medium white head. Very dank aroma. Pine and citrus from hops as well. Medium to thick mouthfeel. Flavor follows the aroma. Dank hops come out first. Mid taste is more mild citrus hops, and finish is actually somewhat sweet given the amount of hops. ---Rated via iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jsmerig (1143) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 5, 2013
Bottle in Austin, TX. Taste sweet and hoppy. Citrusy floral hops. Smooth mouthfeel with a balanced yet bitter finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JakeSparks (124) - Alvin, Texas, USA - JAN 21, 2013
fantastic brew! when it was first released it was one of the sappiest beers on earth, has toned down a bit in bottle

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
drsordr (892) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - JAN 18, 2013
Great hop nose. Initial moderate aromatic hop followed by bitter, but quickly disappears. Initially no malt, minimal as warms up

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
amc528 (1) - Oklahoma, USA - JAN 13, 2013 does not count
Very dank on the nose.. just a dank pine needle smell. Dankess follows though to the taste slightly.... not horrible but not the best ipa ive had light to medium mouthfeel. Poured an orange amber color into a snifter with about a finger of white head. Id drink again but dont know if id buy a whole 4 pack again.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
alcaponejunior (438) - Texas, USA - JAN 6, 2013
Orange and hazy, pretty good one finger head, and nice lacing. Smells a bit light for an IPA but not bad at all. Itís a bit malty, with some hops aromas and a bit of citrus. Tastes pretty malty for an IPA, but quite tasty. Thereís some hops and citrus, a touch of pine, and a light sweetness despite being slightly dry. Feel is light to medium bodied, moderately carbonated, and lingering light bitterness with a hint of sweetness. Iíd certainly be happy to consume it again, itís pretty good, if not outstanding.

0.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
jschmiedekamp (8) - McHenry, Illinois, USA - DEC 26, 2012 does not count
Very skunky beer. I very excited to open up this baby, but heart broken with I poured and found it was bad. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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