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RATINGS: 753   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Hi.P.A. is a medium-bodied groove with a fresh and fruitful nose of tympanic temptation. It begins and ends with a big hop bite that is itself forever balanced on the brink by a steady rhythm of malt. Dry-hopped for extra quenching in the face of heat and beat, it’s an ideal accompaniment to chilling out, turning inward or sailing onward through the music of the night toward the dawn of the mind. It’s the liquid way to say be here now lest you never come this way again.


jimmie65's rating

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jimmie65 (330) - Texas, USA - SEP 7, 2012
Slightly hazy golden pour with a small head. Aroma of pine and spices. Lightly sweet, nice bitter. Flavors of pine, grapefruit, other fruit. Despite the bitter kick, rather easy to drink.


2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
samsmith33 (575) - - JUL 26, 2015
.4 magic hat ipa’s side by side. 1 Electric Peel, 2 Encore (odd notion, wheat), 3 Lucky Kat, 4 HIPA. Taste has a bit of vinegar and maybe pepper. Pine. Hops. Not pleasant. Sour and bitter mix.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
dmac (4678) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - JUL 25, 2015
12oz bottle via mixed 12pack. Poured a clear deep rusty amber with a smaller mostly white head. Aroma/flavor is loads of grains, lightly sweet, dough, some citrus rind, flowers. Sort of bland overall. Meh.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jkwood04 (4771) - Connecticut, USA - APR 30, 2015
12oz bottle. Looks light. Aroma of floral and lightly bitter hops, some pale and caramel malts, and some dough. Flavor the same. Average texture. Not terrible.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DedicatedToFun (3935) - Santa Monica, California, USA - APR 29, 2015
Tap orange pour white head, nose and taste are Citrus, grapefruit. Decent ipa overall.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
aumentm (439) - North Carolina, USA - APR 24, 2015
This IPA is on a world tour with a lot to show. Fresh tasting and good look.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BunchABeer (30) - Red Deer, Alberta, CANADA - APR 22, 2015
Pours a cloudy dark orange with a large white head. Hoppy aroma. Tastes of hops, citrus and pine, sweet malt and spices. Mild bitter finish. Thin bodied and a bit watery.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
damzz (344) - Massachusetts, USA - APR 19, 2015
Pours a slightly hazy medium gold with a white head that leaves spot lacing. Nose is hops with some malt. Body is medium. Taste is malt with hoppy long lasting after taste.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
rob6239 (676) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 11, 2015
From bottle. Ok. Everything about is okay or medium. Aroma is subdued and taste is a bit grassy and body seems thin. There is a very slight tang of citrus bitterness but pales in comparison to many hop bomb ipa’s

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
terefere (277) - Durham, USA - FEB 23, 2015
Pours yellow, clear, rocky head. Faint aroma of yeast, citrus, bread. Taste: malty, some hoppy citrus, diacetyl. Not very drinkable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Johnsense (997) - - AUG 25, 2014
Decent enogh ipa. Have had many times but picked up a loan bottle in vt to rate. Hazy gold pour with 2 fingers head. Pine and citrus aroma. Pine and citrus... Namely orange peel. Not overly bitter but still fruity. Cracker malt. Medium body. Wuld probably be better fresh from the brewery.


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