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Brewed by Brouwerij Maximus
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Utrecht - De Meern, Netherlands
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
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RATINGS: 170   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deanso (6575) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUN 23, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 6, 2014 On tap at the doerak beer festival. Thick creamy white head. Clear golden blond pour. Lovely bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (6470) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 31, 2014
Keg at Arendsnest. Pours orange, nose is piney, taste is pine fruit, sweet, bitter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnar (6403) - Sandnes, NORWAY - MAY 24, 2015
Bottle from Getränkepartner Bierzwerg. Pours clear dark golden with a big creamy white head. Strong fruity hop aroma, oranges and flowers. Taste is light sweet rose and flowers, slick mouthfeel, dry bitter fruity lingering finish, very tasty IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tderoeck (6212) - Gent, BELGIUM - AUG 29, 2014
11/VII/14 - 33cl bottle from Biernavigatie (webshop, NL) @ home - BB: 22/I/16 (2014-808)

Clear orange beer, creamy white irregular head, pretty stable, bit adhesive. Aroma: lots of exotic fruits, some alcohol, bit grassy, passion fruits, pineapple, sweet caramel malts. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: bit of sweet malts, bitter hops, some citrus, grassy, bit medicinal bitterness. Aftertaste: very bitter and dry, bit of grapefruit, grassy hops, not balanced enough, fruity, nor piny, just dry and bitter finish. Ending could have been much better and was expecting way more from it, given the aroma.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
larsniclas (6115) - Billdal, SWEDEN - APR 19, 2014
Draught at Arendsnest, Amsterdam Slightly hazy amber with a medium, white head. Strange aroma of cookie-dough and wet crackers along with grassy hops. Grassy, citric flavour. Some toffee. Dry medium to high bitterness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (5802) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - APR 8, 2014
Bottle at Rootz at the Harbour, Den Haag. Poured a crystal clear medium amber with a frothy white head. The aroma is citrus hop. The flavour is medium to strong bitter with a huge grassy hop, light pepper spice, light citrus, light metallic palate. Medium bodied with average carbonation and a bubbly mouthfeel. One of the better IPA’s being brewed in the Netherlands. The big Belgian yeast aroma is not there and they threw the hop bucket into this. Well done guys!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
caesar (5792) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - JUN 2, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 29, 2014 Tap @ Maximus. Clear golden color, short head. Aroma of piney hops, grapefruit, bit floral, soft malt. Quite bitter in taste, bit dry. It has some spicy yeast notes. Crisp. Nicely balanced.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BoBoChamp (5758) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUN 1, 2014
33cl, as Maximus Highhops 6, new exclusive Dutch brew Anno 2012, brewed at De Proefbrouwerij, from Biernavigatie Webshop, complex bitter brew, malty/floral/fruity and slightly bitter/woody, balanced, clear, good head, nice brew

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
McTapps (5716) - Ruhrcity, GERMANY - MAY 15, 2014
Pours out of the bottle in a cloudy amber colour with steady low head and smooth body. Aroma hops and herbs. Taste of fresh hops, mild herbs, pepper, thyme, citrus and grass. Hints of Belgian yeast. Nice one.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MichaelAwesome (5676) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - MAY 25, 2014
Really classy IPA with that yeasty background and belgian hops upfront. Thick, high carbo, some citrus and pineapple. Good and recommandable.


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