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RATINGS: 396   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.91   IBU: 131   EST. CALORIES: 338   ABV: 11.25%
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Simtra Triple IPA delivers a punch in the face with its very danky hop aroma derived from Simcoe and Citra hops. You wanted more hops you got them.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
FunkyBrewster (1518) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 22, 2012
Bottle. Pours a deep golden with a fluffy white head. Aroma is sweet and citric. a bit tropical, a touch oxidized as well but I wont hold it against them, not sure when it was bottled but I can tell its a nice aroma of citric fruit and simcoe. Flavor has a burst of tropical and citric character stay throughout with a slight piney bitterness with a touch of dank. Medium body and a crisp carbonation.


3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
annunz123 (918) - Taunton, Massachusetts, USA - APR 26, 2015
Very nice aroma with citrus, pine, and some alcohol. Very bitter flavor with some citrus and heavy alcohol. More bitterness and more alcohol in the finish. I like imperial IPAs, but this was a little over the top and probably could have used a few less ABVs, Still a really good beer though.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
sderenne (3) - - APR 18, 2015 does not count
This is an awesome beer. Get this fresh if possible. Knee Deep is my favorite brewery, period.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BRW (1328) - Barcelona, SPAIN - APR 12, 2015
Bottle. Dark amber colour with white head. Citric, tropical fruits, pineapple aroma. Sweet, caramel, tropical fruits, pineapple, citric and resinous taste. Medium to full body.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
pchoate (27) - West Sacramento, California, USA - APR 10, 2015
Should be called Death by IPA. Got this at the brewery on probably the best flight I've ever had. They pour 4 five ounce doubles and triples if you ask, for $6. All the knee Deep beers have great lacing and aroma. They are very hop friendly, especially the Simtra. - Snowboards and IPA

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
euniceradio (67) - Colton, California, USA - APR 10, 2015
Pours cloudy orange. Head is thin and filmy in nonic pint. Aroma of bread and HOPS! Fresh squeezed orange and pine. Same taste and big dank backbone. Alcohol taste on finish means business. Pretty good; pretty strong.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beerbaaron (1546) - Arizona, USA - APR 8, 2015
Draft. Unclear deep orange amber with a lasting, sticky head. Big hop flavor and aroma as you would expect. Strong bitterness but balanced by enough sweetness. Full body. Alcohol hidden well. Oily and a bit sticky. Surprisingly easy drinking. Its a mouthfull of hops.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
c1raider (58) - New York, USA - APR 3, 2015
Citrus, hoppy bitterness, wet on the palate but dry aftertaste. I wonít to like this IPA but it does nothing will and barley makes the rank of marginal. Citrus, wet, bitter, dry fully summarizes the experience of this beer. Not again

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
badhack (380) - San Francisco, California, USA - APR 2, 2015
You canít tell the 11% at all. Very strong citrus/pine hops. Bitter finish. Malt to balance, toasty.

4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
trancecyclist (46) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 1, 2015
On tap at the Perch Pub in Philadelphia. Golden color, decent head and carbonation. Hard to think of another beer of comparable alcohol that hides it so well. Even the high IBUs are well balanced in this really impressive beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
keanex (1597) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - MAR 30, 2015
Bottled March 2, 2015.
Glass: Tired Hands wine glass.
Appearance: Crystal clear amber body with a beautifully messy white dense head on top.
Aroma: Nice mixture of marijuana, earthy notes, floral notes and a bit of grapefruit and orange. This is a unique combo that I havenít really come across yet. Booze shows though.
Taste: Not even close to being overly bitter, though not really malty either. This is the lightest 11.25% beer Iíve come across. A tad boozy, toasty malts, bits of earthiness and maltiness by the end, but overall a bit boring.
Palate: Medium bodied, moderately carbonated.
Overall: Drinks way lighter than the ABV and drinks way milder outside of the booziness by the finish. Maybe my palate is a bit soaked up from the mead before but this lacks hugely.


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