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RATINGS: 166   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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Made with hops grown in the good ’ol USA... you’ll proudly support American farmers when you drink beer! Light copper in color, it has an intense hop aroma and strong hop bitterness. Our hopback process uses fresh hop cones to take this IPA to unexpected placed. Prepare for a mouthful of flavor.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
colinize (317) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 15, 2012
Served at gabf 2012. hazy gold thin head nice hop aromas fruity hop flavors smooth tasty.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
radio_nowhere (917) - Maryland, USA - OCT 14, 2012
UPDATED: JUN 12, 2013 Draft at the brewery. Hazy copper color, white head. Aroma of bready malts and citrus/grassy hops. Taste is grassiness, smooth with some ending bitterness. Pretty good.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CPDalton (67) - Boone, North Carolina, USA - OCT 4, 2012
Bottle. Hazy orange, no head. Very plain smell for an IPA, lots of bread and yeast. Taste is similar, a little hop bite in there too. Not much to see here folks.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mixmasterob (883) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - SEP 19, 2012
Hazy amber with a decent white head. Left some lace. Aroma was very laid back, full of bready malt, light grassy hops, a faint citrus if you hunt for it. Flavors were grassy and bitter, good touch of caramel from top to bottom. Mouthfeel was nice, on the medium to full side with nice carbonation. Overall this was decent but very forgettable at the same time.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ChainGangGuy (4423) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - SEP 9, 2012
12 ounce bottle - $1.99 at Total Wine & More in Kennesaw, Georgia.

Bottled on: 07.25.12.

Appearance: Pours a hazy, golden-copper body with a moderate-sized, white head. Not too much lacing going on here.

Smell: Pale, bready malts but not overly effusive; fairly subtle, then, the citrusy, leafy, grassy hops with its implied bitterness.

Taste: Pale malts, touch of brioche, with a low, low caramel quality. Large amounts of citrus, heavy on the grassiness, light on the resins. Moderate bitterness. Growing, raw grassiness on the back half carrying the bitterness through to the smooth, bitter finish.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied. Medium carbonation. A scant bit oily, but also a bit creamy.

Overall: Good if you like’m grassy.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rrauth (1196) - North Carolina, USA - SEP 1, 2012
Bottle. Very bitter. Hoppy that taste like pine. Nice tasting. Would drink again. Takes care of the thirst. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wedgie9 (2101) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 14, 2012
Bottled on 06/20/12
Tasted on 8/14/12 from a capped 12oz bottle purchased at Bruisin’ Ales. Pours clear orange with a thick and fluffy white head that slowly recedes to rocky lace. The nose is dried citrus peel hops with some resin and a bit of caramel/bread malt. The flavor is the same, very dry and bitter, herbal citrus hops, with a light bread and caramel malt backbone. The body is fairly light with average carbonation and a long bitter herbal and citrus hops finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
budznsudz (581) - Audubon, New Jersey, USA - AUG 9, 2012
Drank from the bottle, aroma of citrus and pine. Taste is adequate, some bitter hops and light malt. Not too impressive. It’s actually quite bland.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
PintMate (2) - Plymouth, USA - AUG 3, 2012 does not count
Hazy golden pour. Light floral aroma. Nice carmel malt backbone and crisp bitter hop finish. Some citrus in the nose and finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DiarmaidBHK (3581) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 25, 2012
Bottle from Appalachian vintner. Pours dark orange without much aroma. Had about 1/4 inch of white foam that leaves some lacing. Los of citrus and pine on the tongue. Finishes clean. Solid for style.


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