RateBeer
overall
100
100
style
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
available

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 148   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.95   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cette bière rend hommage aux arômes puissants du houblon de la côte Ouest, cultivé à l’est de la chaîne de montagnes des Cascades. Nous en ajoutons plusieurs variétés à différentes étapes du brassage. Leurs arômes d’agrumes, accentués par le houblonnage à cru, viennent joyeusement égayer la rondeur des malts utilisés (pâle et Munich). //// This beer is a celebration of the mighty West Coast hop, grown east of the Cascade mountains. Multiple varieties are used in this ale, at several different points in the brewing process. With emphasis on late hop & dry hop additions, we serve up tropical fruit and citrus flavours & aromas on a bed of pale and Munich malt.


5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
nabob81 (3) - - SEP 6, 2014 does not count
Voila la meilleure IPA au Quebec un vrai chef d’oeuvre tres resineuse, floral et les note d’agrume wow

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mabel (6820) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 6, 2014
[5464-20130601] Cask. Buttery citrus tangerine aroma. Slightly hazy, orange body with a quick foamy off-white head. More sweaty buttery orange in the flavour with a pleasant bitter aftertaste. Medium body is quite bitter. Lovely. (8/3/8/4/16) 3.9
(@ Benelux, Montreal, QC)

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OOKPIKABLE (118) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 6, 2014
Pours golden with thick, dense, white head. Strong aroma of pine and citrus. Tastes of the same, perhaps with a slight lemoniness. Oily mouthfeel with peppery aftertaste that ends up tasting throughout. A bit too peppery.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cards04 (1848) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 31, 2014
Thanks chad! This is so good. Pours light yellow with big marshmallow head. Aromas are great tropical fruit and citrus. Flavors are similar with a nice hoppy bite at the end. Beautiful.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
northropfrye (2317) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 29, 2014
Rating 2200. Thanks Tommy for this one! Glad I finally got a chance to try this. In some ways it reminds me a bit of the Toppling Goliath pseudoSue, but without the melon element. Body is beautiful golden yellow with lasting white foamy head and nice lacing - more or less perfect appearance-wise. Vibrant citrus aroma, a touch of resin and vanilla. Taste is initially quite a nice grapefruit with a strong aftertaste of bitterness, though it comes and goes. Very nice IPA from Quebec.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dreamflower (600) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 29, 2014
Bottle shared with northropfrye. It’s the colour of sunshine with a light meringue-y head. It has the most intense bitter grapefruit taste I’ve yet experienced in an IPA. It’s bracing and would be great for a hut sunny patio.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Alexd8 (40) - Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 24, 2014
Jaune doré, reflets verts. Mousse fine. Arôme puissant de sapinage, de sève et d’aiguilles de pins. Superbes odeurs herbacées. Citron, zeste de citron, orange amère er pamplemousse se rajoute au tout. Attaque franche et corsé, finale sèche et croquante. Une pure IPA comme on s’ y attend. Une autre SVP!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (2398) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle from La Fromagerie Atwater. A big glowing copper pour with a thick off-white head of foam. Quite a huge aroma, pine, nutty, pine needles, fresh, peach, apricots - juicy. It is medium-full bodied with a roundish carbonation that is just a bit rough. A well balanced flavor profile bitter, biscuit, pine then mellowing into fruitiness that matches the aroma. A really pleasant finish + aftertaste. A wonderfully satisfying IPA. 

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
neuromatt (1169) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 16, 2014
22 oz bottle courtesy of Chris, served in a stem glass. Pours hazy golden-straw with a large off-white head that remains and laces well. The nose has big citrus, pine and grapefruit, along with pale malts and a touch of tropical fruit. The flavour is fairly sweet with huge lemon, grapefruit peel and tropical fruit. There is a slightly spicy, herbal hop quality that builds through the middle and lingers into the finish, which is medium long and moderately bitter. On the palate it is light-medium in body with a slightly dry texture and soft carbonation. Overall, a nice light IPA with a refreshing citrus character. 2014-08-16

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mjakopa (220) - Maribor, SLOVENIA - AUG 11, 2014
Pours a brighter hazy yellow with quite a bit of head, creamy like and medium retention. Aroma is exotic fruits, some sweetness, but mainly citrus and hops. Taste is a bit dryer with some bitterness attached, and quite a bit of citrus and hops. Aftertaste is soft and grassy finish. A well balanced, unobtrusive, drinkable IPA.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2  3  4 5 6 » 15


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50