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RATINGS: 76   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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This IPA will “wow” those tastebuds and wake up your nose! Fruitiness in the aroma and a mango-like finish from the NZ Nelson hops used are sure to get you to believe in fate!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
badpuppy69 (218) - orange, California, USA - FEB 1, 2014
Pours a clear dark copper with nice soapy head. Aroma is guava citrucy hops mild spices and tangerines. Taste follows the Aroma with a nice spicy hop character lingering on the backend. Good ipa.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
GT2 (8427) - San Diego County, California, USA - JAN 29, 2014
Short: A harsh, overly bitter IPA

[ Mother Earth ][ Tap ][ 2oz ][ Taster ][ $1-2 ][ 1/25/14 ]
Long: Clear light amber pour, good lacing. Decent citrus hop nose. Taste is bitter, dusty, aggressive bitterness. No malt juiciness to balance. Over the top bitter. Harsh.
Flaws: Overly bitter, astringent, harsh
Cause: Oversteeped grain, wrong mash in temperature, too long of hop boil, etc.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
crossovert (7388) - Illinois, USA - JAN 25, 2014
Fairly decent ipa, tastes more like it came form vermont or the east coast than california.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ADfan (539) - Orange County, California, USA - JAN 13, 2014
Poured from the tap it has a nice amber color with a big head. Aroma of malts and some bread. It also has some fruit that blends well. First thing I notice is the malt backbone which stands out. The citrus rounds out the finish with some mango and apricot. Nice finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
RedSox2004 (1252) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - JAN 11, 2014
Cloudy golden orange with a bright white head and very nice lace. Big grapefruit aromas, accompanied by tropical citrus - mango, mostly. Taste follows, with a strong hop bitterness featuring citrus is offset only slightly by a bready maltiness. Medium body, full carbonation, creamy mouthfeel and a crisp bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bergstaden (1246) - Røros, NORWAY - JAN 4, 2014
Golden with a white head - Aroma of hops with citrus and other fruits - Good malt body to support the hops that tastes a lot of citrus - Lingering hop finish that is dry - This was good

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AmEricanbrew (5834) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - DEC 29, 2013
Clear golden color with white head. Mild floral, spicy hop, dusty aromas. Medium body. Spicy bitter, herbal hop flavors with light toast, and grainy caramel---good.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
johnbuck100 (239) - Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 10, 2013
wow, this must be a super-fresh bomber - the hops exploded when the top was popped. incredible citrus and floral grassy hops. everything was right in line. hops off the chart, check, full-bodied hop flavor, check, as as it warmed, nirvana, CHECK! Need I say EXTREMELY highly recommend! one of the best IPAs i have had.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lukaduke (2184) - Portland, Maine, USA - DEC 8, 2013
Bottle thanks to Kipp ! Pours a yellow golden color with a finger of white tight bubbled foam. The nose has some nice tropical fruit up front mixed with some earthy straw, floral hay and a touch of citrus. The palate follows with a full flavorful body but lacks a bit of the tropical punch found in the nose. Decent IPA with nice earthy grain, juicy hops and a touch of chalkiness on the tail end leading into a well integrated bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ABUSEDGOAT (2388) - California, USA - DEC 5, 2013
Amber colored, moderate head, decent lace/retention. Aroma is grapefruit, citrus, tropical fruit, some caramel. Medium bodied, moderate bitterness. Not bad.

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