Brewed by Mt. Begbie Brewing Company
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Revelstoke, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 135   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
A generously hopped IPA, balanced by a diabolical blend of rich specialty malts and pure mountain water. A wicked ale that leaves you lusting for more!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JRock72 (605) - - OCT 28, 2010
Pours light amber with some head. Most of the taste is up front as the finish is a little watery. Good IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
probstblueribbon (3354) - Nepean, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 26, 2010
Bomber from LCBO, served at cellar temperature in a tulip glass.

App.: Clear orange-amber with a decent light-tan foam. Aroma: Great grapefruit and pine, quite American with good crunchy caramel malt as support, berries, a little burnt sugar, dark rye bread crust. Palate: Medium body, elegant effervescence. Flav.: A nice mixture of strawberries and grapefruit, marmalade and berry jam, some pine/resin, with fairly good caramel malt backing; lightly sweet with decent bitterness and a pleasant fruity orange malt finish.

There is nothing nasty about this habit.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Spab (2888) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 22, 2010
650 ml bottle from LCBO. Pours a dark amber/copper with small off-white head. Aroma has big caramel malt and citric/floral hopping. Taste is quite hoppy, somewhat earthy with solid caramel malt. Moderate bitterness in finish. Simple but pleasant and drinkable IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DerWeg (1567) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 21, 2010
Coppery-gold color is limpid, head of white fine foam, small. Aroma and tastes bestow both classic noble and citra hops, quite delicious. I actually taste some candy lemon. Softly grassy, but rounded hops. Expect a shocking number of Ontario ratings... and a gushing of appreciation for nods to the American styling. Very good!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Elkas (213) - Cambridge, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 20, 2010
650ml bottle from the LCBO. Dark amber pour with a thick head that left great lacing. Nice citrus aroma from the hops. Nice malt body, the hops taking over in the finish. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
pootzboy (1665) - Hawgville, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 19, 2010
UPDATED: OCT 24, 2010 Bottle. Pours an amber ale with a puffy cap. Aroma is all PacNW- citrus, floral fruity big caramel malting. Rich mouth feel. Big crystal malting meets big Yakama hopping in good balance..some fruits, citrus, earthyness....bittering increases to the clean bitter finish that ends with a tangerine bite. One of Canada’s best MIcro IPAs....a superior Anchor Liberty clone.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sammy (9837) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 18, 2010
very drinkable beer. It pours a medium yellow with a minimal white head. There is a good C-hop aroma. Middling mouthfeel. A little lace in the glass. It is not over the hop bitterness, but very tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Beer Snob (501) - Ontario, CANADA - OCT 18, 2010
Fantastic, if a bit expensive. Nice hop blast with a touch of citrus on the nose. The taste is rich and bitter, but the hops are under control. A beautiful tang on the tongue and even in the 650ml bottle, this one disappears quite quickly and smoothly.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (23262) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 17, 2010
Bottled (shared by brunnsbe, thanks!). Amber colour ,medium small slightly off-white head. Aroma is bready malts, some mild hops, mild grassyness as well as some mild fruityness. Flavour is fruits, caramel malts, some mild floral notes and crisp crystal maltyness as well. Actually a quite balanced and pleasant IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
robinvboyer (3620) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 11, 2010
Wicked bright citrucy hops aroma. The aroma is right up there with some of the better IPAs. The flavor though was a little odd. There was some nice hops in there. Good citrus, notes, touches of piney resins, but there was next to no bitterness in the finish! It was quite odd, it was a semi sweet finish with zero bitterness. Not sure how they managed to do that!

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