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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.


5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
hopgurl46 (4) - Clinton, Massachusetts, USA - FEB 20, 2012 does not count
Pours a rich golden color with thick tan head. Smell is intense citrus & hop aroma with taste being the same. Extremely drinkable IPA!

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Rupert_Rising (5) - West Rupert, Vermont, USA - JUN 14, 2013 does not count
this is a perfect beer for the ipa connoisseur. gentle floral nose with a citrus undertone. pours a deep golden, slightly cloudy color with a creamy off white head. citrus dominates the front of the palate with earthy pine bringing up the finish. i get giddy when i can have this beer. absolutely one of my all time favorites.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Oilspot (5) - Atkinson, Maine, USA - SEP 19, 2013 does not count
Almost beyond words. A good punch in the nose greets the drinker at first, pours just slightly hazy, a bountiful dense head quickly forming as the brew swirls into the glass. Piney citrusy hops and a strong alcohol content dominate, but don’t overwhelm. As the beer approaches becoming a fond memory it retains a mound of head to the bottom of the glass and leaves a nice lacing down the sides. Practically perfect in every way.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
stevendoel (34) - Massachusetts, USA - JUN 15, 2014
An intense hop aroma and nice light pale color. It's bottle conditioned so it pours with a nice frothy smooth head. The taste starts out quite dry and finishes with a perfect blend of hops and malt. -- rated via 'Find A Beer' for Blackberry 10

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Ionlyrate5s (100) - New York, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Huge tropical hops in this big boy. I could smell is right when we cracked this. The flavor has a nice malt backbone with all the ctrus pine and tropical hop flavors punching through. This is a fantastic brew.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
nicky (5) - boston, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 14, 2013 does not count
Foamy, light orange color, nice balance hops, excellent finish, truly one of the best IPA’s you will ever try, a beer that is extremely hard to get, not if you live in Maine.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
LKay (116) - Maryland, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Completely resembles another one, with a little less hops and less of a citrus kick.

4.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
HellesBunny666 (214) - Virginia, USA - APR 3, 2014
Pine, hay, cut grass, dry aromas. Honeysuckle, floral, tropical fruits, specially pineapples and peaches. Light body, crisp carbonation, spicy finish.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
gnomungus (82) - - JUL 28, 2014
All the best characteristics of East and West coast IPAs. A big burst of floral hoppiness is slowly supplanted by an extremely pleasant bitterness. There’s just enough sweetness to temper the bitterness without the cloying effect of many a West coast IPA. A gold standard.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Theydon_Bois (9930) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2012
Tap at the Ginger Man, Manhattan - 29/05/12. Slightly hazy golden orange with a medium cream head. Citrus hops and pine dance out of the glass. Hops in the taste, pine, well balanced sweetish malt and caramel. Spot on ! Lighter end of medium bodied and matching carbonation, very smooth drinking, great consistency with a medium bitter finish. Excellent beer probably the best IPA I’ve tasted !


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