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Kane Overhead
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RATINGS: 46   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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Overhead is an American-style Imperial IPA. This beer is loaded with our favorite hops; Amarillo, Columbus, Centennial and Simcoe. It’s bittered with a gigantic charge of Columbus and Simcoe early in the kettle that is followed by several rounds of late kettle and whirlpool hops using Amarillo, Centennial and Simoce. In the end, Overhead is brewed with over 5 pounds of hops per barrel which includes two rounds of dry hopping to create a cascade of pine, resin and citrus hop flavors that consume your palate. Although we brew Overhead with the same imported Pilsner and light crystal malts as Head High and ferment it with our house ale strain to produce a dry crisp finish, this blend of different hops creates an entirely new experience all its own.

Style: American Imperial India Pale Ale (IIPA)
Malt: Pilsner, Light Crystal, CaraPils & Wheat
Hops: 5+LBS/BBL
Kettle: Columbus & Simcoe
Whirlpool: Amarillo, Centennial & Simcoe
Dry Hop: Columbus & Simcoe
Yeast: American
OG: 18° Plato
ABV: 8.2%
Color: 6.8
IBUs: 100+


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nimbleprop (4973) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 26, 2014
32oz growler from the brewery pours a clear orange with some creamy, white head. Nose is solid, quite old school, big sticky pine, orange peel, some soap, some honey comb, mild herb, grapefruit. Flavor is a good mix of malty/honey sweetness and juicy citrus, pithy too, orange and grapefruit mostly, some pine but less than the nose, a little dried grass. Full bodied, bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dorwart (2378) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - AUG 30, 2014
Growler. Poured a thin white head of varying sized bubbles. Lots of white sediment settles out of the brew while standing. Not sure if it is yeast, grains or hops. Interesting hoppy aroma with some rubber, oranges, stinky feat and caramel malts. Color is a very cloudy golden orange. Primarily hops in the flavor with some roasted grains, dried orange peel and some string beans. Noticeable alcohol presence and warming. Finishes dry and bitter with a bit of pastyness. A decent brew with some strange flavors and aromas.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gooball201 (39) - Parsippany, New Jersey, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Tasty jersey brew in the west coast style. Augie and the Kane boys are Rockin jersey.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ernesto987 (3768) - Connecticut, USA - JUN 19, 2014
draft at a bar in jersey, malty, tons of piney hops, bitter finish and boozy. There is jet fuel aromas in there, and the body is thin making the alcohol even more prevalent. Oof.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
arminjewell (6293) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Pour is clear orange with white head, aroma brought notes of grapefruit, orange, hints of grass, grain, touch of caramel, toffee, slight spicy hop notes as well. Taste is a mix of caramel, toffee, grass, hints of white fruit, grass, orange, grapefruit, finishing fairly bitter, slightly sweet.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
adnielsen (9247) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Pours a golden orange appearance with an off white head. Fair amount of tropical fruit, smarties, slightly herbal aroma. Kind of juicy, dry herbal / grassy, mango, pineapple flavor. Light to moderate sweetness. Moderate bitterness. Not all that bad.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Chalsk (1065) - North Caldwell, New Jersey, USA - JUN 13, 2014
On tap at Tap House - Wayne. Continue to be impressed with Kane. Best brewery in Jersey. Pours a hazy golden color with orange hue and white foam head. Aroma of grapefruit, caramel and earthiness. Sweet citrus taste with excellent hop hit and refreshing crack end. Boozy. But the perfect level for a DIPA. Very enjoyable.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MrChopin (3347) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUN 8, 2014
hazy gold, thin white head. Peppery orange and light rye spice dominate nose, sticky orange and sugar front palate, mid papery oxidation with light bread before sticky, juicy orange end. Too much sugar but the yeast spicing keeps it from tooth decay.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GT2 (8507) - San Diego County, California, USA - JUN 8, 2014
[ Keg ][ 8oz- ][ The Cambridge Philly ][ $5.50 ][ Mini Snifter ][ 6.6.14 ]
>> Thanks Kevin and Joe for the share. Clear orange golden pour with good white foam. Nose is sticky, dank, mild sugar, sweaty, West Coast IPA style. Taste is clean, juicy, mild booze, mild paper, spicy alcohol. Reminds me of something Pizza Port would make.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Skullit (14) - - MAY 28, 2014
Superbly hoppy tons and tons and tons and tons and ons and tons of hops seriously it’s hoppy


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