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Lone Pint Yellow Rose
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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.72/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   IBU: 62   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Initially Pioneer I: Yellow Rose, later on became a regular.

A SMaSH, Single Malt and Single Hop, IPA using a caboodle (technical term for a large amount of malt) of malt and a new hop released in 2012 called Mosaic (HBC 369). It is a daughter of Simcoe (YCR 14), one of our favorite hops. Whole cone Mosaic is used for bittering, flavoring, and aroma in the kettle; it is also massively dry hopped. The beer is named after a Texas Heroine.

Tasting notes: chalk-white head with a very clean malt backbone. The hops impart strong grapefruit, pineapple, and blueberry flavor and aroma. A strong beer that is extremely quaffable.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
gkeh (218) - Texas, USA - APR 15, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 14, 2014 Straight white head, nice lacing. Orange, grapefruit, sweet mango, pineapple, biscuit, breast malt notes. This is really good IPA. Wow. Nice coating of bitterness in the mouth. Dry finish. I?m a fan.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TXBadger (1421) - Dallas, Texas, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Pours a clear bright golden color with white head. Very aromatic, citrus, and lots of it, not much pine, sweeter notes; follows onto the palate. Finishes with a bittersweet hop note.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jackfrost9p (289) - California, USA - AUG 20, 2014
Really enjoyed this one! Very strong and delicious grapefruit flavors and aroma.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MaltOMeal (1092) - Land of Sugar, Texas, USA - AUG 24, 2014
On tap at Flying Saucer Sugar Land. Pours a clean, clear amber with a white head. Nose is of potent citrus, especially grapefruit. Taste is if citrus and sweet malt. Mouthfeel is medium with bitter bite, but not overpowering. Balanced well. Love this IPA! One of my top 5 IPAs. Will buy often.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
carboloader (674) - Houston, Texas, USA - OCT 18, 2013
Canít believe I forgot to rate this one the past several months. It has become my favorite session IPA in the Houston area and I seek it out intentionally. The single-hopped approach with Mosaic is what this IPA lover has sought in an almost perfect blend. Itís a citrus bomb with a whole lotta dank, and a clean, balanced merging of the malt. All grapefruit and berry to me, with a lot of resin. The closest thing in flavor, to me, is Founders All Day IPA, except that I prefer Yellow Rose for the 6.5%! Damn near perfect for my tastes. What will these folks be doing once they quit their day jobs and go full-time?? I canít wait to see.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
roxtersoxter (321) - McKinney, Texas, USA - OCT 17, 2014
Pours hazy yellow with large tan head out of bottle. Amazing aroma of grapefruit, flowers, and tropical fruit. Flavor matching smell. Very smooth for an ipa. One of the best in my opinion. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - MAY 11, 2013
Tap. Pours a rich cheddar orange with a nose of grapefruit and pine. Flavor is grapefruit rind and body odor. Decent mouthfeel. NICE IPA.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dixonian (1562) - Plano, Texas, USA - SEP 9, 2013
On tap @ Untapped Fest. Bright golden pour with a fluffy white head. Smells great - grapefruit, pine, tropical fruits. A bit surprised this is a single hop brew as itís quite complex. Slight bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SudsMcDuff (5866) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - FEB 19, 2014
such a solid pale ale .. . yellow gold .. medium head, sticky lacing .. . mosiac hops all the way .. . solid mouth, sweet bold finish .. . .
Marijuanaís no joke man. My friend Larry smoke weed once, then 5 years later, BOOM, hit by a train.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dmac (4080) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - AUG 1, 2014
Growler via trade. Poured a solid bright yellow with a smaller creamy bright white head. Aroma of tangerines, apricot, citrus, honey topped bread and arm pit. Medium body with softer carbonation and a lingering flavor. Flavor of limes, tangerine, some juicy ruby red grapefruit, fresh breads, juicy oranges, lemon. Great beer.


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