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RATINGS: 139   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   IBU: 44   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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Pale golden color with soft lemon and melon esters and a bready malt body. Dry hopped with Centennial and experimental hops from the Yakima Valley. If you like a hoppy IPA, but don’t always care for the higher alcohol, try an El Conquistador XPA.


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3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bartzilla (565) - La Mesa, California, USA - NOV 6, 2013
I got one of those giant cans because I like a lot of beer in one canister. That’s why I liked 40’s in high school. This is pretty good, for what it is. Al respectably low ABV pale. No need to get into the guts of the profile. It’s tasty and refreshing and holds it’s own in the style category. Compared to the price of a bomber of the same, it’s a clear steal. The fresh taste is pretty profound, making one wonder how the IIPA Shipwreck would fare in a huge can like this. (Mission: please make this happen) It’s also on sale at Costco, which has me pondering the idea of going over there with a pallet jack and stocking up.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
djd07 (5885) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 16, 2015
On tap at World of Beer Pensacola. Pours a hazy gold with medium frothy off white head that lasts. The aroma is floral and citrus. Thin mouth, sweet honey malt, citrus, easy to drink, good.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JimmyBoy74 (394) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUN 12, 2015
UPDATED: JUN 14, 2015 33 cl systembolaget. En eftetfestsöl som är helt ok Saknar dock en del fruktighet som oftast hittad i andra iPod.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
SlimHabib (295) - Redondo Beach, California, USA - JUN 10, 2015
Bottle pour. Clear light golden with a large foamy white head. Lemon, melon, and grass aroma. Light body. Vey light bitter and salty taste.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarkSachon (723) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 21, 2015
12 oz bottle. Dry on the first and final... Hops overwhelm. A nice label but not much else.

2.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 6/20
grubypawel (233) - - MAY 18, 2015
Bottle from SB. Pours hazy golden with some white head. A strong aroma of cooked vegetables overpowers my impression of this beer. The taste is ok with some good bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Jahe (96) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 8, 2015
Bottle pours golden with Tony white head. A lot of hops in the aroma. Taste melon very small body nice bitterness

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Palidor19 (3064) - Brandon, Florida, USA - MAY 1, 2015
Had a definite quality of malty and bitter hops. After the initial sip the bitterness was a primary taste of grassy hops while the malts feel flat. Still it was refreshing and tasty ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
SPDickerman (1047) - Texas, USA - APR 27, 2015
Pours pale orange with a small white head. Smells of pine with hints of citrus. Taste is bitter, piney, slight woody, drying. Medium-bodied with a wet texture and average mouth-carbonation, Mission El Conquistador Extra Pale Ale finishes with a soft lingering dryness.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Leini (1267) - SWEDEN - APR 19, 2015
355ml bottle, consumed straight out. Some fruit botes, but mainly pine. A hint of butterscotch in the aroma but not in the flavor. Finishes grassy. Light palate.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
smaynard6000 (766) - Apopka, Florida, USA - MAR 31, 2015
32oz can. Pours a slightly hazy golden color with a large foamy white head. Citrusy hoppy aroma with a bit of lemon. Bitter, highly citrusy flavor. Lingering bitter finish. I enjoyed it.


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