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Mountain State Seneca Indian Pale Ale

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Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 109   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A highly hopped, moderate bodied beer which comes in at 5.2% ABV. The hops schedule includes healthy doses of Chinook, Cascade, and Amarillo, and is tuned perfectly to provide the hops bitterness explosion that IPA fans seek without a lingering bitter aftertaste.


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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
jsporrer (711) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 7, 2016
Sample at the brewery. Pours a very light caramel brown with a thin white head. Dry Rye taste with a lot of bitterness. Finish is fairly smooth. Woody earthy finish and aftertaste. OK

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nickls (2374) - Alexandria, Virginia, USA - SEP 4, 2016
Tap. Darker brown orange, thin offwhite head. Some pine, citrus and caramel in the aroma. Flavor is the same only with some grassy bitterness and cereal grain. Medium body.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jcr (2554) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - AUG 11, 2016
Draft. Deep golden body with an off-white head. Aroma of grapefruit, toasted grain, dirty feet. The flavor is moderately sweet and lightly bitter. It finishes lightly sweet and moderately bitter. Medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation. Some citrus flavor. Some grapefruit. Muddled hop flavors, unfinished malts. Dirty. Unpleasant.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
GTAEgeek (1927) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - AUG 10, 2016
UPDATED: AUG 11, 2016 12 oz. can, thanks to weihenweizen. Pours a murky, brownish orange color, with a medium, dense, cream colored head. The nose is wet grass, aluminum foil, mud, and pine. The flavor is bitter and off. Medium body, astringent and clingy. This can is old, I think and I hope. Didn’t finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
GenDV138 (5978) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUN 5, 2016
12 oz can poured into a Spiegelau tulip. Courtesy of a friend, thanks Mike! Hazy amber orange with a finger of bubbly beige head. Aromas of citrus, malt, floral, biscuit. Tastes of citrus, biscuit, toast, floral. Medium body with a dry finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
trapped (2237) - New York, TURKEY - MAR 24, 2016
Bottle, thanks to Weihenweizen. Cloudy dark orange with small foamy whitish head, faint citrus aroma, low carbonation, lightly bitter orange peel taste, thin body, medium bitter finish. Decent IPA, nothing special.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
OnTheTrail (353) - Virginia, USA - JAN 21, 2016
Pours hazy copper. Medium off white head. Aroma of citrus, pears, some pine. Flavor is more resiny, some grapefruit.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
vipinvelp (3825) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - OCT 9, 2015
Orange, big lasting, lacing off-white foam head. Hoppy aroma, bitter taste (not too strong) with floral notes. Short aftertaste. (Cleveland 201510)

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
queenholly (3623) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - OCT 2, 2015
Bottle. Biscuity caramel malt and herbal orange hops aroma. Hazy copper with a small off-white head. Citrus peel, herbal hops, and biscuity caramel malt flavor. Body on the light side of medium, lively carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drsordr (2332) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - AUG 23, 2015
Can pour slightly hazy dark orange gold with thin white head. Nose sweet fruit hop, floral, mild powder. Taste moderate bitter up front then some fruit and pine hop. Watered down flavors mid palate. Light bitter finish.


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