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RATINGS: 267   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A full-bodied, American-Style I.P.A. that is bronze in color, Castaway IPA is "dry hopped" (aged with liberal amounts of whole hop flowers after fermentation) for assertive hop flavor and aroma. The bitterness is balanced by the malty body of the beer.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thorongil2 (1277) - , Ontario, CANADA - SEP 7, 2014
(bottle) clear yellow colour with a medium tall white head; aroma of citrus; lightly bitter flavour with a long medium bitter finish

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerdedDave (444) - - SEP 7, 2014
slightly cloudy gold-light amber color; citrusy hop aroma; a bitter, grapefruit, hoppy flavor on a light bodied malt base

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dutch23mp (281) - Mount Prospect, Illinois, USA - SEP 7, 2014
A nice refreshing IPA nutty fruity aroma, with a pure white long lasting head on top of a golden body. Medium bitter taste with just the right amount of sweetness. Medium body for an IPA but would par well with many foods and a long finish. Gave this an above average but not killer score.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
greenhorn1 (816) - Mission Viejo, California, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Bottle. Pours hazy straw with thin head. Both the aroma and flavor have tropical fruit aroma, and actually works for this style. Dry bitter finish and it’s crips and refreshing. Not bad for a bad brewery.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BierMeHoos (119) - Maryland, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Bottle. Gold clear lasting thin white head. Fresh hops aroma. Fresh tasty tropical fruits too. Malts are there and fine and keep the hops in check. Some mild bitterness on the finish. Lovely fresh hoppy IPA. Really good IPA.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - SEP 4, 2014
Bottle:   Soft IPA, very little bitterness, clean, more of a PNW Pale Ale type.   Orangish, soft foamy white head, little lacing.   Musty IPA nose, soft, a little sweaty.   Citrusy on the tongue, but bitterness is minor.   Tiz clean tho.   Moderate body and mouthfeel.   Mild to moderate sweetness.   Not much punch, sweeter than most.   Pedestrian example, but clean.   Easy drinking at least.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madmitch76 (15309) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 2, 2014
12th August 2014
GBBF Day 1. Bottle share. Almost clear gold beer, small white head. Palate is light, semi dry and crisp. Light pale malts. Floral tones. Nice lemon led citric hops blend well with floral flavours. Light crisp finish. Nice.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
suprchunk (2266) - Crestview, Florida, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Hazy golden color. Big white head. Plenty of lacing. Citrus and pine aroma. Dry malt flavor and grain. Bitter dry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Alanthebeerguy (159) - - AUG 31, 2014
At the brewery pub. Pours a darker amber. Smells of smokey fruit and pine. Taste is pine, mango, smokey fruit. Some caramel sweetness for balance. An average IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tonkun (874) - New Jersey, USA - AUG 30, 2014
Tap. Light clear amber pour. Pine, caramel, grapefruit, pineapple. Medium body. Slight caramel sweetness. Not a lot of bitterness. Different than expected. Easy to drink


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