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RATINGS: 241   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.78/5   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Workhorse is a true West Coast IPA, featuring over-the-top hop flavor and aroma. Three separate dry hop additions in the fermenter make this one of our hoppiest beers to date. 7.5% ALC by Volume. 17º Plato O.G. 3º Plato T.G. 80 IBU


BeerNeedy's rating

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerNeedy (126) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - SEP 7, 2011
22 oz bottle. Aroma is powerful yet disturbing. Very hazy pour with visibly obvious chucks of something in the base. Tastes of citrus and more citrus. Drinkable but only occasionally.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bulldogops (2040) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 22, 2016
Rating #1981 - 2015.09.26 - #CraftTakesSeattle Day 3, Beer 82 - Pours a deep golden with a bubbly white head. Aroma is grapefruit, sweet caramel malt, light pine. Medium carbonation, medium body. Flavour is light citrusy sweet, moderate bitterness.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
alexsdad06 (8914) - Ohio, USA - JUL 30, 2016
22 oz bottle from Tavour shared with drsordr. Pours a clear golden color with a medium sized off white head. The aroma and flavor have pale toasted malts, grassy, earthy, floral hops, hops seem old, some bitterness but I expected this would be better.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drsordr (2269) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - JUL 30, 2016
Bottle shared by alexsdad06 pour avg to dark gold with moderate white head. Nose grassy, soapy, dank. Taste moderate bitter bite up front, then dank hop and light vegetal. Not as floral and aromatic as most Oregon IPAs that I’ve had.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rxeight (2515) - Illinois, USA - JUL 30, 2016
12 oz bottle. Dated 8/13/16. Assuming that’s "best by" since its 2 weeks in the future. Very cloudy, slightly dark yellow/orange. Overly floral hops. Slight bitterness, especially on the aftertaste. I would say it tastes way too old, but within the stamped date range so I’ll assume it was always subpar.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
CDA (2) - Muko, JAPAN - JUN 23, 2016 does not count
Found in 12 oz bottles in Hanshin dept store in Osaka. Pine, floral, and citrus explosion. Like French kissing a two thousand year old bristlecone pine in the knothole. Great pucker with quick finish. Wham bam thank you mam. God I feel great!

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
sulawang (1004) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 11, 2016
4oz taster at VCBW 2016-Day 2. Lightly toasty, almost rye-like with plasticky notes. Hint of saltiness-grassy. Orange marmalade, thicker body, darker hops. Just average, was expecting a lot more based on the average high rating.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hungover (84) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 3, 2016
On tap. Burnt dark orange with heavy pine aroma. This is a hella floral tasting ipa bursting with flavor. Instant pine and floral notes with extravagant hops. Short finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tiong (6390) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 26, 2016
Draught @ Laurelwood, PDX Airport, Portland, OR. Pours dark yellowish orange with a smooth head. Aroma of grassy hops, citrus, herbal notes and caramely malts. Taste is crisp, hoppy and grassy with some pine and citrus. Finish is crisp, sweetish and grassy hoppy with some lingering bitterness and citrus. Good one.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
teamsale (155) - Washington, USA - MAY 14, 2016
12 oz Bottle. Smells of pine and catpiss. Pours a golden amber. Tastes a bit sweet but pleasant, lots of sweet hops in the flavor. Lasting aftertaste with ideal bitterness. This is a solid IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
djd07 (9748) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 2, 2016
On tap at Sassy’s. Pours a clear copper with medium frothy white head thst lasts. The aroma is floral and citrus. Medium mouth, earthy hop, light citrus, resin finish, good.


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