Keg Creek IPA
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RATINGS: 11   MEAN: 3.36/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   ABV: -
The spirit of the India Pale Ale these days seems to be in-your-face bitterness. Keg Creek has steered away from this philosophy and has gone back to the drawing board, creating an American IPA centered around hop flavor. With a medium-light mouth feel and a caramel presence, the body becomes a literal palette for our hoppy creation. Not as bitter as some and darker than most, you will not be disappointed with this IPA, as Columbus, Cascade, and Chinook hops come together to dance on your tongue. What music are they dancing to? Well, that’s up to you.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
wlajwl (5841) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAY 6, 2016
Aroma is citrus, pine and mild caramel malts. The flavor is citrus, pine needles, grapefruit, malts and a very dry/bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AirForceHops (6302) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 17, 2016
Draft at Keg Creek. Amber color with a nice amount of carbonation. Aroma shows me plenty of caramel, light earthy pine hops. Just maybe a hint of floralness.

Honestly, a very classic example of a single IPA. With the roughly 6 percent it has a nice citrus and pine profile. The Casacade and Chinook speaks out to me in this brew. Bitterness is not abrasive and it really is a IPA that was brewers made 20 years ago. I love the fact that this is a classic example, I enjoyed this!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (21680) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 23, 2015
Draft at Great Nebraska Beer Fest. Hazy golden color, white head. Nice aroma of grapefruit and pineapple. Taste is bittersweet fruit, nicely balanced. Solid.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ads135 (4254) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - AUG 9, 2015
Light orangish IPA. Not particularly on the bitter side. A decent session IPA. Jess and I tried it at the Gridiron Garage in 2015.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (13432) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUN 28, 2014
Bomber poured a clear reddish amber with a small lingering amber head. Aromas of caramel, grapefruit zest, lemon zest and light tangerine. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of caramel, earthiness and light grapefruit zest with a crisp dry moderatly bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
MacBoost (1775) - Penfield, New York, USA - MAR 11, 2013
Pours a clear deep amber with a small white head. Aromas of some citrus, some pine notes. Taste is soapy, buttery hops. Solid malt back bone. Tin mouthfeel, low carbonation. Meh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcwattsrugger (12198) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 30, 2012
on tap-thin offwhite head with trailing lace. A-pine, med malt. T-resin hops with some bite, med malt-caramel. Was close to a 3.8, by the end of the pint, a still enjoyable 3.6

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Jndubbs (120) - Austin, Iowa, USA - AUG 1, 2012
Qualifier: I don't like IPAs. But it smells like a weed patch and tastes like poison ivy. Not good at all. Nice caramel color though...

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
boozedude (2228) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - AUG 1, 2012
Wow..never heard of before... on tap at kegstand ..pleasantly suprised... very easy drinking...pine..grapefruit.perfect hopps.. love it!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
heemer77 (5297) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - APR 16, 2012
Tap at el Bait Shop. Copper body with a light kahki head. The nose has grapefruit and caramel. The taste is bitter bread crust, with some peanuts. A bitter citrus bite. Absolutely solid IPA.

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