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Mountain Sun FYIPA
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RATINGS: 113   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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F**k Yeah! IPA.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
TronnyJenkins (92) - Texas, USA - DEC 27, 2012
Last (6th) sample here at M.S. quite good. Almost musty, piney aroma. Smooth mouth, full and bitter flavor. Finishes bitter like any strong IPA should!

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Brouwerij (957) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - NOV 30, 2012
On tap at Mtn Sun. Pours a hazy copper with a half finger of offwhite head. Good retention, especially for an IPA, some lacing. Hoppy, citrus, fruity aromas. Mild hop bitterness up front, builds a little, Fades into a malty, almost fruity finish. Moderate carbonation and medium carbonation. Delicious and drinkable, but could be a little hoppier for an IPA. An awesome beer.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jredmond (6296) - Manhattan, New York, USA - OCT 13, 2012
Draft at vine street with Andrew and Moreau. Pours an amber body with white lacing. Aroma is fresh citrus hop and light dank herb. Mouthfeel is medium and very sessionable with dank herb, citrus and light garlic.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
gnoff (8741) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - OCT 9, 2012
Draught at Mountain Sun in Boulder, on October 8, 2012
Clear copper color, white head. Hoppy, citrus taste. Smooth mouthfeel, high bitterness. Hoppy citrus scent.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Steve_0 (3346) - Denver, Colorado, USA - SEP 14, 2012
On tap at Vine Street Pub. Pour is golden orange with a one-finger white head and great lacing. Big grapefruit, pine, resin, and dank weed aroma. Taste is grapefruit, orange peel, big pine, weed, caramel, and grass with a heavy bitter finish. Sticky mouthfeel with high carbonation. Really nice IPA. Well-done. 

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bleeng (1579) - Houston nowhere near Beersel, Texas, USA - JUL 17, 2012
Draft at the Vine Denver. Pours dark gold. Nice citrus nose. Taste is soft hops with a medium bitterness. Soft body. Decent ipa.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
high_on_hops (785) - Burlingame, California, USA - JUN 23, 2012
On tap. A slightly cloudy gold color with a foamy white head and lacing. It has a great citrus and pine aroma. The same hop notes show up in the flavor, and there is just enough malt to mellow the bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
nsquishee (630) - Richfield, Minnesota, USA - JUN 21, 2012
Lots of dry hops, dark orange color, and nice hoppy orange aroma. Very hoppy flavors of resinous hops, citrus, grass, and light malts. Very solid, bold ipa.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drjay44 (2966) - Salida, Colorado, USA - MAY 1, 2012
Sampler at Vine Street. Pours a thin off white head, with a bit of lacing, over a clear, copper (SRM 15) body....nose is light pine, grapefruit....taste is light pine, grapefruit, toffee/caramel, with slight floral tones...mouth feel medium, carbonation low. This is a nicely balanced, but thoroughly typical IPA> BJCP 7/3/14/4/7

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dnstone (2364) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAR 24, 2012
Solid fruity-dry hop aroma. Poured a cloudy amber in color. Those fruity hop notes carry through the flavor with a bit of an earthy finish. Notes: GABF ’09 visit


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