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RATINGS: 2187   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 you’re on.


sandwalk3r's rating

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sandwalk3r (8) - - DEC 7, 2012
Goes well with a strong cigar. Very hoppy and a smooth taste. Enjoyable for an IPA fan. For darkness be thy ally


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Aholmb1 (112) - New Orleans, Louisiana, USA - OCT 31, 2014
Aroma: citrus, hoppy, earthy Appearance:translucent yellow color with nice white foam head that is about an inch Taste: hoppy, grapefruit, citrus Palette: bitter at end, light body Overall: this is a nice ipa, not too overpowering ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bacterial (1640) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - OCT 31, 2014
Light amber pour with a nice white head. Lots of white lacing. Citrus pine nose - very nice. Solid hoppiness in the taste, while the malt is present it does is certainly in the backseat to the hops and bitterness. A fine IPA.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
rodbod (24) - SCOTLAND - OCT 29, 2014
Bottle. A very good West Coast IPA, lighter than some, but still full of fruity flavours and backed up by a load of bittering hops.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
phikus (59) - syracuse, New York, USA - OCT 28, 2014
This beer needs to be fresh and is best on tap. It has a west coast pine zest aroma with some maltiness. Flavor follows suit. When fresh this is perfectly balanced straight to the finish but it doesn’t take much age for this beer to begin to take on an unbalanced sweetness

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
prawlie (1157) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 26, 2014
Bottle at a Wetherspoons in Reading. Typical easy drinking US IPA, though this gets the hops balanced just right. Could make for a good session.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
brewzntunez (12) - - OCT 25, 2014
Reviewed On: (8/4/14): *Glassware: Stemmed Tulip *Serving: 12 oz *Aroma: citrus, grapefruit, pine, tangerine *Appearance: Deep gold with three fingers of off-white head. The head has lots of bubbles. The head slowly receded to a one finger head. There was tons of lace left behind from top to bottom on the glass, after the beer was finished. *Taste: Pine upfront, sweet malt in the middle, and finishes w/ citrus and grapefruit notes. *Palate: Medium body, oily mouthfeel, fizzy carbonation on the tongue. Finishes super dry and bitter. *Overall: A great and easily affordable IPA that that is my go-to because I can it get it for a good price in my area, especially during summertime. Definitely a great buy for the case.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kingstoni (1544) - FINLAND - OCT 24, 2014
Tap. Clear golden color with a thin white head. Aroma of sugary malt and some fruits. Sweet taste with some bitterness. Medium thin body.

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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
isaiah41v10 (3) - Fair Lawn, New Jersey, USA - OCT 22, 2014 does not count
Very complex flavor. Some fruit tones mixed with a bit of spiciness. It finishes with a touch of bitterness. All and all nice IPA with a moderate ABV level that gives a nice kick.

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rproff78 (102) - - OCT 19, 2014
Great IPA! A must try for all hoppy lovers that love great beer!!! Try it try it!

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
airrick2003 (517) - Louisiana, USA - OCT 17, 2014
Appearance: this beer pours with a very large beige head, takes a bit to pour it down, has a very nice density, the beer is a very clear golden color Aroma: bread, egg, kind of faint, Taste: citrus, very light grain, bitter, perhaps some alcohol, some malty caramel Palate: soft carbonation, bitter aftertaste, medium mouthfeel Overall: not bad but not my favorite ipa by a long shot, needs more from the hops than just bitterness, strong malt background but still bitter


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