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RATINGS: 454   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 54   EST. CALORIES: 140   ABV: 4.65%
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Sometimes you want a beer, then you realize how much crap you need to do before you call it a day. This is it. Nicely dosed with Big, Round Hop Flavors and a Toasty Malt Foundation to satisfy your every need. But it still lets you stay in the game to do what needs to be done. Yup.


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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jb (2158) - Rochester, New York, USA - NOV 10, 2012
A rare lower alcohol IPA in bottle at Stoneyard. Really tasty offering from start to finish. Not as overpowering as some. Pine + tropical notes in the nose. Tropical feel to the palate along with some malty notes. Really nice.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
revolution2718 (214) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 31, 2014
Pours a light straw with a nice sappy head. Nose is lots of citrus, floral hops, grapefruit, tropical fruits. Taste is citra hop flavor, citrus, tropical fruits, a bit of resin, almost salty/oceany, light bitterness on the finish, a bit grassy. Very light easy drinking beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
adrian910ss (2333) - philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 31, 2014
12 oz bottle. Pours a light gold yellow with a medium white head. Aroma of crisp hops, pine and onions. Taste of hops, light watery grapefruit and hay.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ineedbeer (666) - Oakland, California, USA - JUL 27, 2014
Poured from a 12 oz bottle. Aroma is very hop forward with big citrus and tropical fruit aromas. Lighter notes of stone fruit and resin. Light cracker malt background. Pours a very clear, yellow gold with a big, thick white head that exhibits above average retention. Fairly high lacing without any legs. Flavor is slightly sweet with a bit of cracker character. Medium bitterness with a moderately strong hop flavor. Notes of citrus and resin with lighter tropical fruit character. Dry finish. Mouthfeel is medium light bodied with medium carbonation. Low astringency and low alcohol warmth. Overall, a pretty nice, easy drinking IPA. I wish the hop flavor matched the aroma more, but this is still a great beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HighlanderOne (989) - Bergen County, New Jersey, USA - JUL 27, 2014
Poured from bottle. Don’t know why the big citrus hop / ocean aroma surprised me. Pale-ish gold with white head. Tasting pine and citrus hops, barley and hay. Dry feel. It is exactly what it says on the bottle - A Fractional IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rocbyter (1895) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - JUL 26, 2014
Lightly sweet and strong citrus hop aroma. Hazy yellow color with a large white head. Light sweet beginning with a moderate bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
beerfest5 (1146) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 26, 2014
Big pine hop bitterness, some grapefruit, fuller mouthfeel than most session IPA’s nice bitter finish.

3.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Garry_Evans (28) - HONG KONG - JUL 25, 2014
12 fl oz bottle. Clear almost lemon colour with white head that disappears quickly. Aroma is hay, light spices. Taste is light malt with sweet highlights and moderate dry hippiness at end. Eminently drinkable and refreshing. A good session IPA ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
John25 (380) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - JUL 23, 2014
Bottle. Clear yellow gold with a huge fluffy head and a lot of lacing. Aroma is sweet oniony hops and citrus zest. The taste adds grapefruit, lemon, and peach. Very refreshing and light. A top notch session ipa! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JaBier (4834) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - JUL 21, 2014
Bottle sample at the Lagunitas tasting at Blacklick Wine & Spirits on 7/10/14. Clear gold pour with a thick white head. Aroma of piney and oniony hops with some malt. Cracker malt flavor with pine and onion before a grapefruit finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Changed (352) - Ithaca, New York, USA - JUL 19, 2014
Bottle. Straight from. Hoppy aroma. Flavor is just a toned-down Lagunitas IPA. Refreshing, obviously. Sessionable. What more do you say?


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