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RATINGS: 371   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   IBU: 66   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Our India Pale Ale exhibits a complex hop aroma, largely due to the generous usage of Cascade and Centennial hops, as well as a subtle malt character from the various malts used to achieve the wonderful balance exhibited in a world-class IPA. San Diego has become world renown for the wonderful and flavorful beers produced here – and India Pale Ales are no exception. Our national award winning interpretation of the style reflects both the history of IPA and the American variation of this distinct beverage. We hope you enjoy it! 66 IBU


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3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tomer (1622) - Rishon Le Zion, - NOV 17, 2012
At a tasting, thanks DSG, a little hazy lightish orange colour, orange blossom, slightly overipe oranges, herbs and tobbaco, malty sweetness with some citrus and herbal bitterness which is quite short, overipe oranges aftertaste. Nice but not too exciting.


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rosenbergh (6493) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 12, 2014
12 oz bottle. Konttori, Tampere, Finland. Clear pale golden colour with a tiny white head. Tropical fruits, pineapple, mild bitterness and sweet malt in the aroma. The flavour is sweet fruits, resiny hops, moderate bitterness and sweet caramel malt. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lusikka (5950) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 11, 2014
330 ml bottle @ Konttori, Tampere. Pours a cloudy golden colour with a small head. Aroma of sweet caramel, herbal notes and peach. Flavour is quite juicy with peach, herbal bitterness, wood and grass. Medium bodied and soft carbonation. A very juicy IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
rosshudgens (3) - - JUL 5, 2014 does not count
Strong hops that linger on the after taste. Not much aroma on the nose, drinkable and solid but nothing I'd write home about. A beer I'd drink again but probably not with lots of other options on tap.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hermod (3005) - Vantaa, FINLAND - JUN 29, 2014
Bottle@ Kitty’s, Hki. Deep amber, hazy, thick white head. Fruity aroma, mango, pineapple, citrus, some woody notes perhaps. Flavor has citrus, blood orange, sweetness, some herbal notes as well. Smooth, high drinkability. Tasty, feels fresh as well. Nice.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjs (4438) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 25, 2014
(Bottle, 0.355 l, at Kitty’s, 20140625) The beer poured golden and clear. Its head was medium sized and white. Aroma had sweetness, resin and fruitiness. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were sweetness, tangerine, fruitiness, malts and bitterness. Aftertaste was fruity, sweet and bitter. The excessive fruitiness resulted in an unbalanced brew. Easy to drink.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VastActiv (2542) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUN 25, 2014
Bottle 0.33l at Kitty’s, Helsinki. Colour is slightly cloudy light orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, hints of citrus, hints of grape, piney, hops and malts.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
njnut (200) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - JUN 23, 2014
Poured into tulip glass a hazy amber with small quick head that receded to the edge of glass. Aroma was grapefruit as is the taste. A small amount of bitter in the finish. A little lighter than many of the current American IPA’s was perfect with the pizza I had it with. Mouthfeel was thin.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zach8270 (3370) - Henrietta, New York, USA - JUN 21, 2014
(bottle - 12 oz) Hazy orange pour with a fluffy white head. Piney and slightly citrusy aroma with a good amount of hop bitterness under it. Flavor is malty and citrusy at the start with a nice blast of peppery hops in the middle. Lingering bitter finish.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TBone (12333) - Pori, FINLAND - JUN 19, 2014
Bottle at Beer Hunters. Slightly hazy orange color, small white head. Pineapple and citrus in the nose. Medium-bodied. Sweetish fruity, pineapple sweetness. Rough bitterness. Ok.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pyrmir (3198) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUN 13, 2014
On tap at O’Connors. Hazy golden with white head. Aroma of pine, marmalade, perfume and slight tobacco. Taste is sweet, marmalade, pine and resin with a long bitter finish


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