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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.67/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DedicatedToFun (3608) - Santa Monica, California, USA - APR 26, 2015
Tap, gold pour, white head, nose is citrus, taste is oranges, lemons, hops, bitter, pretty good session

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bacterial (1981) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - APR 15, 2015
Draft at The Lab near USC. Slightly hazy pale yellow pour with a slight white head. Massive tropical fruit nose. Very low bitterness in the taste - nice mango and kiwi fruit hops. Quite excellent.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BucannonXC5 (1021) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 1, 2015
Type: Draft Glass: 10-oz. skinny glass From: West Coast Barbeque & Brew in La Mesa (San Diego), Calif. Price: $3.25 Purchased: March 27, 2015 Consumed: March 27, 2015 Misc.: N/A Poured a golden, pale, clear color with 1-to-2 fingers of white, rocky head when I got it. Some bubble streams coming up from the bottom of the glass. Nice looking layered, foamy lacing. Below average retention. (Sight - 4.00) Smelled Mosaic, Citra, spicy Simcoe, light grapefruit, tropical, light mango, peach and pineapple. (Smell - 4.25) The taste wasn’t quite as good as the nose. Got tropical, Mosaic, grapefruit juice, Citra, pineapple, light mango and floral (wishful?). (Taste - 3.75) Light body. Thin-to-oily texture. Average carbonation. Abrupt, bitter finish. This grew on me somewhat as it went down. (Feel - 4.00) Not a bad session IPA. I’d have it again for sure. (Overall - 3.88) 3.91 88 B+

4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
beastmaster (363) - Florida, USA - MAR 26, 2015
on tap at karl atraus la jolla. Pour looks golden yellow and has little carbonation to see and only a little head around the rim. aroma is light and fruity. Taste is slight bitter, mellow, light, little malt, light citrus. This should be what a light beer tastws like. excellemt flavor and nit heavy.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
dsnow23 (4) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 22, 2015 does not count
Ok. I’ve had this 4 times now. 3 of which, it was one of the best beers I’ve ever had. The other time, it was about a week older, and it was still very good. I live in San Diego county, and over half of the beers I drink are session IPA style beers. This stuff is as good as it gets. And I’ve never had another Karl Strauss beer that I thought much of. Not trying to knock Karl Strauss. I haven’t had much of their beer. But, my go to breweries are Alpine, Societe, Ballast Point, Modern Times, Russian River, and Pizza Port. And this Karl Strass Mosaic is on par with my other favorite breweries.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
highibus (750) - Vail, Arizona, USA - MAR 16, 2015
Lightly cloudy with th I n white head. Nice aroma of mango and peach. Decent body for a session ipa. Which i dont like much. But this is ok.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
snoworsummer (2968) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 12, 2015
Draft at the brewery. Pours Almost clear amber with a fizzy white head. Tastes like hop resin, grapefruit, dry malt, caramel, smooth booze. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like grapefruit, hop resin, caramel, and smooth alcohol

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sonnycheeba (4105) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 7, 2015
Tap at 4S. Pours clear gold with fizzy, white head. Aroma is citrus and tropical fruits, subtle malt notes, floral notes, and very faint dank. Flavor is hoppy throughout with good citrus esters, light sweetness, and faint pine; dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerandBlues2 (10542) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 5, 2015
Tap at Karl Strauss - 4S Ranch. Pours clear pale gold with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is fragrant tangerines, orange, and lemon hops and crisp pale malt. Flavor is moderate citrus hops and medium bitterness, light malt and a dry finish. Light body and moderate carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ADfan (648) - Orange County, California, USA - NOV 23, 2014
Pours a golden amber color with a nice head. Aroma is floral with wild flowers and some melon. There is some sweetness like berries and sweet malts. Easy drinking beer, very tasty.


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