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RATINGS: 184   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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Dream Machine, an India Pale Lager or IPL, is a melding of varied visions of an India Pale Ale and an Amber Lager. Once poured, its light copper color delights the eyes and a citrusy hop aroma flows through the nose. Upon first sip, a smooth hop bitterness reveals itself - fresh, bold and slightly spicy - before subtle hints of mild maltiness appear. A big hop bite and a crisp, clean lager finish combine for a beautifully balanced beer. Take Dream Machine for a spin and let your reverie begin.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AirForceHops (3645) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - MAY 18, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Slightly hazy copper color with some lasting head in the lager glass. Aroma is grainy with some mild grassy hops.

Flavor is light lager yeast and grain followed by light caramel. Floral and grassy hops are found in the finish with a short abrupt bitterness. Light body with a dry texture. Not bad for a grocery store six pack but no need to go out of your way to try it. Serviceable.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
raradel (342) - Atlanti Beach, Florida, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Aroma is inviting and intriguing. Has a nice look and keeps some silky froth with a peach color. Good flavors but not incredible and palate is light but not too light. Overall this is an interesting beer I would drink again

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dmac (4274) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - MAY 16, 2014
12oz bottle from Wine Academy. Poured a clear deep bronze under a smaller off white tight foamy head. Aroma of grains, penny, green grapes, older citrus meat, fruit skins. Fuller bodied, lively carbonation, average duration on the aftertaste. Flavor is grains, tonic, dry citrus rind, dry toast, grassy hops, hay. Not sure why but I like this one.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerdedone (2785) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 15, 2014
Bottle. Pours a cloudy golden color with a thin white head. Aroma of pale malts, corn, citrus and had some herbal notes. Flavor of citrus, earth, corn, light caramel, herbal, grassy hops and had a clean crisp finish

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jflopsu (683) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 14, 2014
Pours a light gold. Has a malt and hop aroma. Taste is a nice mix of a lager and an IPA - malts, grains, but a light bitter hop taste.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tmoney99 (11224) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 13, 2014
Bottle shared by Dr Silverworm. Poured a clear golden color with an average frothy white head that was mostly lasting and produced good lacing. Moderate citrus hops and small malt aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. Soft brew and but good for style.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
steve1966 (121) - Florida, USA - MAY 13, 2014
Amber color decent head.Slight piney aroma floral too. Taste grainy mineral water bitter hop bite. Not sure about the IPL thing this seems like a cluster@@@ of styles rolled into one, amber beer, English ale.Basicly it tastes like a good attempt at a cheap basic american amber lager at a premium price. Best thing about this is the bright attractive label burned again by magic hat.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ontape (389) - Valley Village, California, USA - MAY 12, 2014
Bottle. C’mon, this ain’t so bad! I think this is a pretty fresh bottle. Pours amber, does look a bit dead in the glass. Nose is pretty typical for a hoppy lager, bready with light fruit notes. Not quite as hoppy as I like but you get some hop action, especially on the finish. It’s no Humulus Lager but it’s hard out here, I need more hoppy lagers!

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
robloc303 (268) - Erie, Colorado, USA - MAY 12, 2014
Pours reddish amber, basically no head. Nose is faint hops, lemon, brown sugar. Very light in body, mild caramel flavors followed by a hint of bitter lemon on the end. This beer would be a good summer party offering, but nothing else.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DandyWolfFloyd (641) - Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 11, 2014
Aroma - is piney, with some citrus a little lemony, nice floral quality Appearance - amber color body; nice and clean; head is about 1/2" and white Taste - is piney with a little floral and citrus quality and crystal malt Palate - body is medium; texture is approaching oily; carbonation is lively; the finish is bitter and lengthy.


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