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RATINGS: 2117   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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This is our unique version of an ancient style. A style as old as the ocean trade routes of the last centuries Great Ships. Not as old as the equator they had to cross twice enroute, nor as old as the 10,000 or so miles of Di-Hydrogen Oxide and Sodium upon which they sailed, but older than the Circulithium-4 Lentloid that binds the Lupulin Quartnate onto your taste buds. Weird. Think about it. Now stop. OK, go again, now stop. Think again, and stop. But we digress. Made with 43 different hops and 65 various malts, this redolent ale will likely float your boat, whatever planet youíre on.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hangover (1057) - Atlanta, Alabama, USA - AUG 23, 2006
Clear golden copper pour wiht a lasting white head. Nice, fresh hop aroma. Floral. Taste is a little lighter than I prefer. Hops are there, probably the 43 of them I guess, but nothing really *bam*. Very dry, moderately bitter finish. Nice, slightly resinous and bitter finish. Nothing extraordinary, but itís an easy drinking and good tasting ipa. I liked it.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
buckybeer (666) - Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 22, 2006
( Thanks to realale420 ) for a awesome trade. Pours a medium clear amber with a nice fluffy head. The aroma is wonderful. Hoppy, grapefruit, pine. Taste was bitterish (not in a bad way).

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mgmike4 (30) - valencia, California, USA - AUG 14, 2006
very good...alot of carbonation...i like it. notes of pine and citrus aromas and flavors. Not overpowered by bitterness as many IPAs can be. would def. buy again.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ilikestuff (224) - Irving, Texas, USA - AUG 5, 2006
UPDATED: DEC 7, 2006 Wonderful golden color with a nice white frothy head that doesnít last long. Has a fruity, citrus, toffee aroma. Not too bitter, has a unique clean fresh taste, probably from all the different hops. Has a very nice palate, not too carbonated, but it tingles your tongue a little. All of the flavors mix very well, but you can still pick them apart. An overall very nice brew, but it does have a lot of crap floating around in it.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
snowden719 (130) - USA - AUG 5, 2006
Pous dark golden-orange with a small white head. Aroma is dominated by hops, but a bit of maltiness. Hops are mostly citric. Flavor is similar, bit of sweetness from the malt, but mostly citric hop flavor. Finish is a bit overly bitter, and has a sort of metallic taste to it.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (10259) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 4, 2006
Bottle. Dark golden colour with a beige head. Aroma is sweet fruity hop. Flavour is sweet fruity hop and citrus. Bitter finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
hopson (635) - Williamsville, New York, USA - AUG 4, 2006
excellent...slight floral aroma, and nice big hop flavor...Not too bitter, and you wont be tasting it too long after...Great ipa..

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
holdenn (2078) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 4, 2006
UPDATED: AUG 30, 2008 12oz bottle: pours brownish orange with an off white head. Light notes of cascade? hops and spice. The flavor is well executed different hops with different spices and bitterness. They cover the palate rather nicely. Itís no IIPA so the hops arenít intense but they are very well balanced with each other.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yngwie (13191) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 4, 2006
Bottled. Golden, almost clear, with an off-white head. Citrus, malt, sweetness and pine in the aroma. Malty, sweet flavor with citrus and pine. Full body, and a lot of bitterness in the finish. Bitter but pleasant. (060720)

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GeneralGao (3614) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - AUG 1, 2006
Draught. Clear copper color with off white head. Pretty standard IPA. Big citrusy hop nose and flavor with assertive bitterness at the end.


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