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RATINGS: 741   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Elegantly traditional and rich in its’ hop character, this India Pale Ale is thirst-quenching and soul-satisfying. Each sip delivers a bounty of herbal and floral hop character, balanced by the fruity signature of our house yeast.


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4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
cleverlobo (315) - Connecticut, USA - FEB 23, 2012
bottle; clear pale orange with small off-white head; aroma-pine, grapefruit, resin; tastelight sweetness, very bitter, full body, oily feel, fizzy, bitter and long finish, Great beer


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ktwse (1966) - SWEDEN - AUG 28, 2014
Pours cloudy orange amber with low white head. Aroma of pine, citrus, grapefruit, light blood orange and tropical fruit. Taste is resin bitter up front, low sweetness, lingering bitter finish. Body is light and somewhat oily, soft to average carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
quartshy (3) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 24, 2014 does not count
This has a very watery mouth to it. Me no likee. It is complex like it says. Not subtle at all.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jrwhitney6 (303) - - AUG 23, 2014
Had in NYC at Saxon & Parole. Pours a gold color - lighter than typical pale ale. Wonderful nose - citrus, pine. Taste is hoppy, but not too bitter. Very good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dr_Fellini (393) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Bottle to glass. Pours a mostly clear golden yellow color with an off white head. Aroma is sweet, grassy, light fleshy fruit. Flavor is a well balanced citrus and fleshy fruit bitter sweetness. Light to medium in body with a nice fruity finish. Slight bitter lingers. Very tasty.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Luvystypotables (618) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - AUG 9, 2014
Aroma of citrus and hops, pours a clear golden colour, not much head a pleasant citrus and dried fruit taste with a slightly bitter finish. An oily feel with a mild grapefruit rind palate.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
60minuteman (721) - Frazer, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 6, 2014
Hazy orange-yellow. Fruits, orange peel, lemon, spice, hay, hops and pale malt. Good balanced IPA. Hay hits the tongue initially and quickly replaced by hop and fruits. Sugar content is too high for me. Medium body, mild carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Darkmagus82 (978) - - AUG 6, 2014
Transfer from BA review on 9-21-12 - Poured from bottle into pint glass Appearance – Poured a hazy golden color with a two finger white head. The head had a decent retention, fading over time to give a moderate amount of lacing. Smell – The aroma is heaviest of tropical fruits and citrus with a lighter bready aroma. As the name implies, mixed with these are aromas of a more floral nature with light hints of pine as well. Taste – The flavor starts out more bready and sweet with some of the fruit flavors present up front. Right at the start there is some citrus hop flavor which complements the tropical fruit flavors well. As the taste advances the pine hop enter he taste profile bittering the beer a bit. As the flavor rolls forward a mellowing herbal hop comes to the tongue and with an increase in the citrus hop in the end leaves a lightly bittered yet rather smooth flavor to linger on the tongue. Mouthfeel – The body was rather creamy with a level of carbonation that was on the lower side. Overall it was very nice for the hop and sweet flavors and made for a easy drinking feel. Overall – A pretty easy drinking and refreshing IPA even at 7.5 % abv. Slighly on the mild side in terms of hoppiness, but delicious none the less.

4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Eberndt (173) - - AUG 3, 2014
Nice piney hops aroma with lots of carbonation. Pours pale and hazy with a frothy head. Very good.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
strongpieman (1479) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - JUL 26, 2014
Draft. Clear gold with a foamy white head. Strong floral hop aroma, medium body, assertive bitter finish. Very good ipa.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
joejames (124) - Jacobus, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 25, 2014
Bottle to English pint glass. Pours hazy golden, two finger head, lacing galore. Aroma of wildflowers, pine, tropical fruits and a sour note. The taste is somewhat bitter, slightly sweet with more sourness. Medium body, faint observable carbonation, soapy mouth feel. Finishes mildly bitter with grapefruit, lemon, orange notes, slightly sweet. This is different for an IPA, very complex and quite interesting. I’d drink it again!


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