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RATINGS: 465   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.01   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Our “East Coast” version of a West Coast-style IPA. Intense hop flavors and aromas of tropical and citrus fruits and pine dominate. A subtle malt sweetness brings the beer into balance.


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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
crosamich (431) - Twin Falls, Idaho, USA - NOV 29, 2012
starts out green turning into citrus aromas. just a little biscuit in there with some mouthfeel. balanced approach in bitterness and aromas.


4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ChiGuy68 (433) - Illinois, USA - FEB 27, 2015
Tasted on tap at Headquarters Beercade. It poured a rich, clear amber with a quickly dissipating white head and streaky lacing. Grapefruit aroma with a powerful hop taste, a citrus backbone and a bitter finish. Tasty! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (4172) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - FEB 26, 2015
Pours clear blonde , OK white head . Smell is citrussy , bitter . Taste is bitter , rather dry . Grassy , citrus , fruity tastes light for the ABV . Fresh , fruity, and slightly grainy finish .

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
jflopsu (705) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 25, 2015
Pours a light gold. Has a strong floral and grapefruit aroma. Has a strong dry taste of floral and citrus hops, but rather light. Has a lingering bitter aftertaste.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
VastActiv (3332) - Oulu, FINLAND - FEB 18, 2015
Tap at Mugs Alehouse, New York. Colour is clear light.orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, hops, minerals, hops and malts. Hard to find any fruit or hop profile. This is totally different than any other IPAs I have had before. Very nice in fact. Superb drinkability.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
phikus01 (111) - New York, USA - FEB 15, 2015
Of all the hyped ipas I’ve had this one I found deserving. Balanced to perfection, not boredom (bells two hearted). This uses classic hops for a pine citrus bouquet in aroma and flavor. This would be the perfect IPA to drink everyday. Its too bad that finding it is like winning a kind of lottery and its priced like something that transcends what it is.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DesertDevil (582) - Arizona, USA - FEB 11, 2015
Bottle. Lovely floral aroma of fresh-cut hay, pine, and grass. Pours a clear golden straw with a fresh-white head. Very floral taste of honeysuckle and lemongrass with surprisingly light bitterness when compared with the nose. Extremely clean finish. A good IPA, but, in my opinion, it doesn’t quite merit its high marks.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Handypaul (282) - - FEB 10, 2015
Bottle. Pours cloudy orange with a three finger, white frothy lasting head that leaves excellent lacing. aroma of pine, faint notes of peach, stronger floral notes and citrus. Lightly sweet, medium bitter, flavors of grapefruit and caramel, average to soft carbo, medium body, and a grassy lightly bitter finish. Not as well balanced and claimed.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BucannonXC5 (980) - San Diego, California, USA - FEB 10, 2015
Type: Pint bottle Glass: Figueroa Mountain pint glass From: Beer Advocate’s SteveB24 Price: N/A Purchased: N/A; Received on Feb. 7, 2015 Consumed: Feb. 7, 2015 Misc.: Bottled on Dec. 23, 2014 Thanks Steve! Poured a honey, orange, hazy color with 2-to-3 fingers of rocky, white head. Calm setting underneath the top. Good, uneven, spiderweb lacing on the sides of the glass. Above average retention. (Sight - 4.13) Smelled a nice, potent whiff of flavorful hops. Got floral, Citra, Amarillo, resin and tropical. (Smell - 4.75) Taste wasn’t quite as good as the nose, but still good. Got floral, Amarillo, Simcoe, Citra, tropical, Centennial (I think), grapefruit juice, nectarine rind, mango, orange, faint pineapple and lemon zest. Very tasty. (Taste - 4.50) Medium body. Oily texture. Average-to-lively carbonation. Long, slightly bitter finish. Somewhat refreshing. (Feel - 4.00) This was just a fantastic IPA. Would love to try this again. Great beer. (Overall - 4.50) 4.48 99 A

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Mep3222 (663) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - FEB 9, 2015
Hoppy and malty aroma. More piney hops than citrusy. Taste is malty with a nice piney hoppiness. But it isn’t resiny piney hops. It is very balanced and nice. Generally I don’t like the more piney hop beers, but this one is so balanced with all the flavors it is quite enjoyable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
bmathers (8) - Warwick, Rhode Island, USA - FEB 1, 2015 does not count
cereal, toast, citrus, leaves, orange, hazy, frothy, white foam, medium sweetness, lightly sour, light body, thin feel, average carbonation, long finish. This is the best IPA I ever had, its a true IPA with a splash of sunshine, or I could just have elated senses because the Patriots won Super Bowl XLIX. Woot! Woot!


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