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RATINGS: 221   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Trestles IPA is light bodied, clean, and pleasantly hoppy. With every sip this tasty IPA will take you back to your escape, such as local surf spot Trestles. Its strong copper color and clean finish on the palate are created by brewing with a 2-row malt and light imported crystal malt. We use CTZ and chinook hops and follow it up with the addition of dry hops of chinook and centennial in the fermenter bringing out a citrus aroma. Find your escape.
2012 vintage: 6.8% abv


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (7941) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - JAN 24, 2014
Bottle. Pours a clear copper color with a thin head. Aroma of piney, spicy hops. The taste is bitter resin hops, caramel malts. Medium bodied, slight lingering bitterness.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
baraciisch (1523) - USA - JAN 23, 2014
Gold in color, light foamy white head... Aroma of citrus, floral hops... Flavor is pleasantly citrus, grapefruit, caramel malts, notes of toffee throughout, gentle bitterness on finish... Really sessionable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TURDFERGUSON (3912) - Carrboro, North Carolina, USA - JAN 5, 2014
bottle from sams. pours clear orange amber with a super thin white lace, fading quickly. nose is not as hoppy as I want. Lots of crystal malt sweetness up front, similar to an aged arrogant bastard. Flavor has some bitterness, but its mainly sweet and old tasting. Meh, down the drain it goes.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
LKay (104) - Maryland, USA - JAN 3, 2014
Great taste, with a definite hop. Very similar to Green Flash beers (which are my favorite).

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
badpuppy69 (182) - orange, California, USA - JAN 1, 2014
Pours a clear dark gold orange with thick frothy head. Aroma is sweet caramel malt upfront. Taste follows the Aroma with the caramel malt upfront followed by some floral notes and some hop bitterness on the backend. Pretty good brew but a little thin/watery.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
Patrickctenchi (3093) - Coxs Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - DEC 30, 2013
Bottle: Pours cloudy amber-orange with a frothy, off-white head. Citrus, orange-grapefruit aroma. Taste is leafy, resiny bitter...malty. A decent IPA, wish the citrus showed up as much in the flavour as the nose, though.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chacobella (42) - Colorado, USA - DEC 26, 2013
More in a traditional ipa style than west coast style, the copper color clearly demonstrates its maltier than average ipa body.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bookman10 (586) - Osseo, Minnesota, USA - DEC 24, 2013
Pours a copper-gold with minimal head. Aroma and flavor are both very floral-grassy, with some citrus and a lot of malt present. Not bad but not real great, either.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Itzjerm (1000) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - DEC 17, 2013
Very nice IPA with correct hop profile a bit thin but lower abv than many ipa, better than average. Nice lasting head.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Elwood (2960) - Leesburg, Virginia, USA - DEC 16, 2013
Serving: Bottle from State Line Liquors. Nice copper pour with plenty of carbonation. Off white head with pretty decent retention. Very citrusy nose. Nice malt to hop balance for an IPA. Light caramel notes but lots of citrus and lighter pine notes. Medium bodied and easy drinking. Solid brew.


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