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Marin Three Flowers IPA
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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.66/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 63   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
3 Flowers IPA is a straw colored Rye IPA. The three flowers referred to are Citra, Cascade, and Chinook hops, which are cast into the brew liberally, and contribute a lovely citrusy, floral aroma and a firm yet balancing bitterness. Malted rye and flaked rye, gently added to the grist of this refreshing brew, bestow an engaging dry spiciness and luscious mouth feel upon the imbiber. Please feel free to have another.


4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
dhunter151 (550) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - NOV 10, 2013
22oz bottle. Pours amber with a white head. Citrus, tropical notes, floral hops, moderate bitterness. I really enjoyed this one. Very drinkable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
XmnwildX12 (2078) - Farmington, Minnesota, USA - OCT 15, 2013
On tap at GABF 2013, light citrus hops aroma and taste, lacks a punch from the hops.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BVery (6419) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Tap at Marin. Fantastic IPA. Light gold pour with a white spotty head. Light crisp body with a bunch of citrus hops and a hint of rye. I could drink this all day.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bule (765) - California, USA - AUG 2, 2013
On tap at the brewery. Pours a pale golden color without much head. A good amount of citra hops but pretty mild overall.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nellycale (184) - Caledonia, Minnesota, USA - JUN 10, 2013
On draft at Marin. Clear yellow with a white head and nice lacing. Aroma of floral, pine, citrus and just a faint toasty malt. Flavor is very bitter with minimal malt character and a light alcohol presence. Light body with active carbonation and a dry, bitter finish. This is really good, super light with a ton of hop character. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SDalkoholic (2146) - Linda Vista, California, USA - FEB 9, 2013
On tap @ Hamilton’s: Appeared as a glowing vibrant golden orange with a thin layer of film head covering. Aroma is mild with only a whiff of oily hops. The flavor is dominated by piney hops that suggest a generous squeeze of citrus. Also has a sugary taste which reminded me of watered down limeade while bringing out a slight hint of spice in the background.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ibrew2or3 (6926) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - NOV 2, 2012
OK, I knew nothing of this beer before trying it and was wondering if it was going to be a floral mess. Boy was I wrong. Gold medal last year!??! Wow. OK, poured up on tap at GABF 2012 with a pale gold body that exhibits a nice yet slight hop haze and supports an off white head of foam. The mild aroma is a little bit sweet and a little bit floral and really not much else beyond that. Smells good though. The flavor is nice, man this is pretty rich with firm floral hop bitterness, a bitter hop spiciness and then a touch of earthiness. Wow, terrific flavor and fully bitter hop forward from front to back but it offers up a touch of backbone to add wonderful depth and richness. Yes.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
brokensail (11008) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 11, 2012
A hazed golden orange pour with a white head. Nose is rather heavy on the bread and rye. Some floral, spicy, and citrus peel hops. The rye really comes out as it warms. The flavor is fairly sweet with a ton of rye flavor. There’s a light hop bitterness, some floral hops, a light citrus note, and perhaps a hint of spice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
badlizard (5538) - Berkeley, California, USA - SEP 16, 2012
On tap. Clear bright yellow with a fizzy white head. Strong earthy hops aroma with notes of grass and pine. Earthy bitter soapy taste with the hops completely overshadowing the tastes of the rye.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
savnac (2391) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - SEP 7, 2012
On draft at Marin. Clear yellow with a white head and nice lacing. Aroma of floral, pine, citrus and just a faint toasty malt. Flavor is very bitter with minimal malt character and a light alcohol presence. Light body with active carbonation and a dry, bitter finish. This is really good, super light with a ton of hop character.


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