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

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RATINGS: 131   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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!


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pintbypint (2696) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 31, 2011
650ml brown bottle. Dark gold-orange in colour. Displays a nice creamy, full looking off white head. Nice clinging lace. Sweet orange aroma with some spicy pine and grapefruit notes. Has a bit of candy sweetness up front, but has decent malts and juicy orange notes. Soft lingering graefruit-like bitterness, dryish finish, fairly clean. Medium bodied, medium carbonation. Decent tasting, tamer and less intense than a lot of IPAs on the shelf in Alberta right now but very drinkable and definately the direction Mt Begbie should head in.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yngwie (14008) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 17, 2011
Bottle, 22oz, thx to Enjoyit. A clear, amber beer with a small, off-white head. Pleasant aroma with some lemon peel and a good dash or tropical fruits. Not much on the malty side. The flavor has some bitterness, but is a bit one-tracked on the lemon-peel side. Grapefruit notes and a grassy touch too. Full-bodied and dry, a bit low on carbonation. A decent one, but lacks on most things. 110129

1.4
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
breweryguy (1) - British Columbia, CANADA - APR 27, 2011 does not count
Pours clear, with a fine white head. A hint of citrus and pine in thee flavour. Aroma is citrus. A dry finish with little aafter taste.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thepegjett (1260) - Cambridge (via Winnipeg), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - APR 2, 2011
A - Sweet malt and citrus A - Golden amber T - Sweet wiand a little hoppy M - Medium body and soft O - Too malty, not enough hops

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JoeZasada (291) - Beaumont, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 27, 2011
Bomber bottle. Pours a slightly hazxy reddish amber with a thin but lasting white head. Floral aroma. Tastes of hops - some citrus, spruce, with a warming malt sweet undertone. Finishes with a citrus/grass bitter hop taste. Very very good...

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Strangebrewer (900) - Chatham, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 18, 2011
bottle. Poured hazy amber with a lasting egg-white head. Strong citrus-pine aroma. Full crisp tart mouthfeel. Flavours of grapefruit, caramel malts, and a bitter resiny floral hoppiness. Medium hopped beer and quite refreshing, the alcohol is perfectly hidden inside this beer but delivers a nice warming feeling. My suggestions...drink this beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tomthompson89 (1905) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 9, 2011
Liked this, well balanced, amber pour, beige head. flavor is again well balanced with malts nicely backing up the hops. really tasty. could drink a few of these.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
JoeMcPhee (8551) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 8, 2011
Deep amber-golden pour with a thick, sticky white head. The nose is a little bit of orange marmalade and some light spiciness as well. Fairly light bodied with a little bit of pale malt sweetness. There is a bit of orange flavour with a very light soft hoppiness. Minerally bitterness on the finish. It’s a simple IPA - more pale ale really.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (35959) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2011

Bottle 650ml.

Clear medium to dark orange color with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, orange - citrus, dusty, dry grass, light grapefruit. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, peel bitter, light acrid bitter. Body is medium, texture is o oily, carbonation is soft. [20110129]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (8121) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 29, 2011
Bottle 650ml @ fonefan
Pours clear amber with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of caramel and fruity hops. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.


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