Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 584   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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.

TaktikMTL's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TaktikMTL (7068) - Montréal, Quebec, - AUG 22, 2012
Bouteille de 1 pinte achetée chez Beverage Warehouse (Winooski, VT). Arôme: Forte odeur d’houblons. Apparence: La couleur est blonde voilée avec une moyenne densité de bulle. Présence d’un moyen col mousseux et d’une large dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Goût d’agrumes avec une pointe de mangue et de caramel. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement minérale. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Présence d’agrumes en arrière goût. (Rating #4305)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarcoDL (4227) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 23, 2016
Bottle at tasting. Aroma of hop, citrus, malt and pine. Taste has fresh fruit, citrus, grassy fresh hops and mild pine. Nice stuff, bit overrated though.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Welley_Alves (241) - Sao Paulo, BRAZIL - OCT 5, 2016
Maine Beer Company Lunch. Espetáculo de cerveja. Belíssima IPA, frutado absurdo, final limpo, ZERO harsh. Como toda IPA deve ser. 4.5/5 ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Voodoo (575) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 2, 2016
Poured a slight hazy golden with a fair white head which lingered......aroma of citrus, nothing but citrus......taste is clean, crisp, sweet bread, sweet malt, pine, clean, wonderful mouthfeel. Well built.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
bavarian81 (150) - Massachusetts, USA - OCT 2, 2016
It poured a deep gold color, with finger width head. It smelled like citrus and floral hops. Also smells very "clean" if that makes sense. It is super smooth and has a very nice hop/malt balance. Possibly, a perfect hop/malt balance. The hops linger on the tongue just a little bit in the finish, but not too bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
5000 (6862) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - OCT 1, 2016
Bottle:   Thanks to Sloth for this one.   Cloudy straw, orangish, big fluffy white head, nice lacing.   Hoppy nose, but not bitter.   A little sweet and citrusy, slightly candied.   Similar on the tongue.   Very smooth.   Nice hop profile without being overly bitter.   Citrusy start to finish, but without the bitterness.   Moderate to full body and mouthfeel.   Clean finish.   Really easy drinking IPA.   It could actually stand to have a bit more bitterness, HAHAH.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
LouisP (238) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 13, 2016
Une bière ambrée, avec une bonne carbonatation et petite effervescence. Au nez, les odeurs d’houblons sont puissantes - ananas, oranges et pamplemousses, ce qui est tres prometteur pour la suite. En bouche, c’est tout autant houblonné, avec un petit côté résineux qu’on ne trouvait pas au nez. Les saveurs ressenties au nez sont un peu moins présentes en bouche, dû à l’amertume assez solide en bouche. En bref, une IPA assez classique de ce qu’on voit de la west coast - bien faite mais en même temps, pas aussi extraordinaire que sont "hype" le veut.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Runenman (5) - New Jersey, USA - AUG 25, 2016 does not count
Love this beer!! The only reason it’s not my top beer is that I prefer the MO better!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
jc1762 (852) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 24, 2016
Tap into a snifter showing a finger of clean white foam and lightly filtered dry orange peel. The nose shows sharp notes of cannabis and tart kiwi with steel tank notes in between. The palate is light bodied and fully carbonated. Flavors of juicy kiwi, pineapple and lighter notes of mango. Moderate hoppy bitterness that balances the fruit flavors and a light zesty spice on the linger. I had this in a bottle before and have to say, having it fresh on tap is completely different.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Purdyd (20) - Fairfield, Connecticut, USA - AUG 1, 2016
Maine lunch is a damn good ipa. Crisp a hoppy and citrusy. The aroma was fantastic. Love this beer! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bigben873 (212) - Virginia, USA - JUL 29, 2016
Very smooth hoppy, non malty flavor. Slightly cloudy blond. Good but I don’t get all the hype.

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