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RATINGS: 312   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.01/5   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Did someone ask for hops? Tired of beers that promise a full lupulin experience, but never deliver more than richly malted bitterness? It’s no secret that this is what we excel at. We’ve been brewing world class IPAs for years. Our flagship is the culmination of a decades worth of studying and brewing. Take a step above and acclimate to what an IPA should be.


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4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
fiver29 (1036) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - DEC 1, 2012
Can courtesy if mike. Thanks! Pours orange light amber color with off white head that dissipates quickly. Aroma is awesome. Bitter citrus, a touch of garlic, sweet malt in there, and more bitterness. Medium mouthfeel. Flavor is ultra smooth. Bitter citrus resinous hops balanced by sweet caramel malt. This is an awesome brew. Thanks again mike!


4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
marcus (9007) - Sacramento, California, USA - AUG 18, 2016
On tap at Falling Rock Tap Room. Pours amber with a foamy clingng white head and a magnificent toffee and citrus aroma. There is a full-bodied mixd malt flavor with rather dank tasty bitter finish. An excellent brew.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
weihenweizen (3082) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - AUG 2, 2016
Refrigerated 16 oz. aluminum can poured into a tulip. Translucent orange with medium white head. Aroma is juicy grapefruit, medium body, medium carbonation, and good small-bubble lacing. Taste is some grapefruit, herbal hops, pine hops, and bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
CObiased (296) - Bayfield, Colorado, USA - JUL 10, 2016
Have had this gem of an IPA many, many times - cans, brewery tap and growlers....always so good. It has consistency, great hop bouquet and malty goodness. One of the best things to come out of Albuquerque.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Percy0103 (613) - MEXICO - JUN 18, 2016
Can, 473ml. A clear golden beer with a small white head. Floral aroma with lots of hops, resin and a hint of alcohol. Taste is bitter with a smooth hoppy character. Medium bodied with fizzy carbonation and a floral aftertaste.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sdaniel90 (894) - Mexico City, MEXICO - JUN 18, 2016
Can, 473ml. Clear amber with a medium frothy offwhite head. Aromas of citrus hops, caramel, resin. Medium bodied with moderate to fizzy carbonation. Smooth and creamy. Medium sweet, medium to heavy bitterness. Delicious hoppy and roasted character into an astringent hoppy bitter finish. Exquisite IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drjay44 (3369) - Salida, Colorado, USA - JUN 16, 2016
16 oz. can. Pours a medium thick, well retained, tiny bubbled, light ivory head, with moderate lacing, over a clear amber (SRM 9) body.......nose is heavy pine, resin, citrus peel, light apricot, light allium, mild toasted malts with light floral honey, balance heavily to the hops.......taste is lightly sweet with mild toffee/caramel notes, strong pine, resin citrus including orange and tangerine, slight allium, finishing with a moderately strong, lingering hop bitterness....mouth feel, medium body, moderate alcohol warmth, lingering astringency, medium carbonation. This is a quite typical American IPA, which is hop dominated in both aroma and flavor. The mild allium contribution seems a common fault in these hyper hopped beers, perhaps a bit more malt would hide this minor flaw. BJCP 8/3/14/4/7

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
BroadestTom (374) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 1, 2016
Aroma citrus, pine, tropical fruits, Appearance orange, clear, white foam, Taste medium sweetness, Palate medium body, Overall not my favorite ipa. I don’t know what it is but there is a flavor that is not agreeing with me. I would not suggest this beer to a friend.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Duchammer (186) - Eagle river, Alaska, USA - MAY 26, 2016
Poured orange with lingering white head. Aroma was super grapefruit and tangerine light floral notes. Taste was very bitter piney resiny with large amounts of tangerine

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
notalush (5716) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 22, 2016
Can - well-executed American IPA - floral, citric, and dank - clean, medium sweet malt base allows the hop character to pop but keep it from being overly bitter or abrasive, while still being assertive - my neighborhood brewery (Station 26) is still my go-to for my IPA fix, but this will certainly go in the rotation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Danjo312 (107) - Hamburg, GERMANY - MAY 21, 2016
Sehr interessant. Geruch wie Geschmack kaum zu definieren. Fruchtig, nicht tropisch, leicht nach Molasse und Weintrauben! Sehr erfrischend. Genossen aus der Dose, daher kaum Optik wahrnehmbar. Extrem erfrischend und schnell bitter werdend im Abgang. Leichtes Bubblegum Feeling. Richtig spannend und wirklich innovativ! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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