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RATINGS: 122   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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As the British Empire expanded, English brewers added extra hops to keep beer fresh for increasingly long sea voyages. The beer on board the Mayflower shared this trait. Mayflower IPA puts a descendant’s twist on this style, with a powerful hop profile balanced by plenty of malt character. We use the freshest hops from the Pacific Northwest to give this beer its distinct, piney flavor and delightful, fruity aroma.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ernesto987 (3611) - Connecticut, USA - MAY 4, 2013
Malty and piney, clean with a bitter finish, decent but not balanced and odd

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rocbyter (1895) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - MAR 27, 2013
Very light floral hop aroma. Cloudy light orange color with a small white head. Moderate grapefruit bitter beginning that fades a little in the finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sammer (1028) - Plano, Texas, USA - MAR 22, 2013
On draft. Taste is citrus, pine needles and lemon zest. Mild bitter finish. Nice

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pilgrimoutlaw (764) - Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 30, 2013
Draft pours light gold with two finger tan head. Pine, floral, biscuit, aluminum. Moderately bitter. Lively body. Ho hum.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JuliusCaesar (162) - New Hampshire, USA - JAN 27, 2013
Decent beer. Light citrus sent. Pine and grass flavors. Pretty good but to sweet.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
masheriff (4) - - JAN 25, 2013 does not count
Nice IPA, a little on the sweet side in my opinion. I wonder if they are using an english ale yeast. Try it, you will like it.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
scarletfire65 (924) - Rockaway Park, New York, USA - JAN 14, 2013
Bottle from Mayflower Compact Variety Pack, bought in P-Town, drank at home. Pours a hazy golden amber with a huge fluffy head. Aroma of pineapple juice. The taste is sweet with dank earthy hops. Plenty of tropical fruit flavors as well. Lightly hopped, barely enough to be categorized an IPA.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thedm (4928) - Fort Wayne, USA - DEC 25, 2012
This bottled brew from a bottle shop poured a very large sized head of foamy finely sized yellow tan colored bubbles that were long lasting and left behind a softly carbonated transparent orange colored body and a thick foamy lacing. The mild aroma was hoppy. The mouth feel was weakly tingly at the start and at the finish. The deep flavor contained notes of hops. A decent one that I would consider buying again. Quite quaffable it is.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Treebs (872) - , Illinois, USA - OCT 4, 2012
Poured from bottle into my Founders snifter. Got this as an extra in a trade, Thanks Gushue! Bottled: 6/13/11 A: Poured a perfect amber with great clarity. Pinkish tones come through when held to the light. Even after a light pour a close to three finger head still sprung up. Off white with good retention. Slowly bubbled away leaving a wonderful webbing along the glass. S: Some pine-like citrus hits the nose. Some caramel pokes through the malts that are through the middle. T: Some nice grassy hops with a nice caramel backbone. The malts are present with a nice mix of bitter citrus. M: Light to medium bodied nice oily mouth. Highly carbonated. O: More malty than I expected, but still a decent IPA. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 06-29-2011

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jow (2017) - New York, USA - SEP 30, 2012
Draft at Roo bar in Plymouth, MA killing time prior to a wedding. Pours copper with fluffy head and nice hoppy citrus nose. Tastes of grapefruit, pine, malt, caramel, grass, and floral. Medium bodied and we’ll carbonated, a nice straightforward ipa with 7% abv as a bonus.


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