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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Medium-bodied deep golden ale with moderate fruity-ester flavor balanced by quality American hop aroma and bitterness.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Derek881 (1017) - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA - DEC 7, 2014
Poured from the bottle into a pint glass to drink. The beer had a pretty hazy straw-amber color with a mild gold hue and a good-sized foamy white head that had fairly short retention to go with average cling and lacing. Its aroma featured scents of barley and grain along with some fruit and floral tones, a bit of yeast, and a sour effect. The taste was a good citrus and grainy bitter flavor with a mild sour grain effect too and some modest floral components. It was a fairly lively beer with good carbonation, a full and slightly watery body, and a somewhat dry character.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chinchill (2145) - South Carolina, USA - NOV 7, 2014
On tap. Leaves excellent lacing. Remarkable simulation of oranges and orange peel in both the flavor and aroma. Mild bitterness for style. Medium body and carbonation. O: a very fruity (citrus) and appealing IPA.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rosenbergh (7416) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 27, 2014
12 oz bottle. (Chip’s Wine & Beer) Kill Devil Hills, NC.
Clear deep golden colour with a medium size foamy white head. The aroma is strong pine, citrus, soap and resin hops, moderate bitterness and some maltiness. The flavour is very strong dark bitterness with some sweetness.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Maverick34 (2364) - New York, USA - OCT 25, 2014
Pours golden from bottle. Big fluffy white head . Floral and citrus. Medium bodied. Not too bad

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
GTAEgeek (1286) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - SEP 22, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Pours light gold, with a medium, foamy, beige head. Bursting floral and citrus aroma, with some notes of pine, caramel, and some light cinnamon. Sweet and malty, with some significant bitterness. The aftertaste is long, bitter, and a little off. Light to medium body, sticky, and fairly astringent. Overall, this is mediocre IPA. Slightly off flavor, and unpleasant, metallic mouthfeel.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SpringsLicker (3170) - Tennessee, USA - SEP 21, 2014
Clear gold with generous mostly white head. Leaves sticky webbing on the sides of the glass as it slips below. The aroma is light flowery citrus hops. The flavor is lightly bitter with a sweet malt support that says hello and then steps aside to let the hop bitterness close the show in a long bitter finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
scotchzombie (367) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Pours hazy straw amber with a massive foamy white head that laces like mad. Aroma is jammy lemon-orange-floral citrus. Taste is quick to the piney hops and then flows into some rich orange-grapefruit citrus. Backbone is semi-sweet and the aftertaste is bitter. Very atypical but enjoyable and drinkable AIPA. Wish this were a regular from Natty G - it's one of their best.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BucannonXC5 (935) - San Diego, California, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Type: 12-oz. bottle Glass: Boulevard pint glass From: Total Wine & More in Ballantyne (Charlotte), N.C. Price: $6.99 for a 6-pack Purchased: Sept. 9, 2014 Consumed: Sept. 9, 2014 Misc.: Born on date of July 2, 2014 Poured a yellow, golden, semi-clear color with 2-to-3 fingers of creamy white rocky head. Good uneven layered foamy lacing on the sides of the glass. Good retention on the top all the way down. (Sight - 4.11) Smelled citrus hops, floral hops, wet Cascade hops, soap, pine, caramel, slight resin hops, some tropical hops, orange rind and mango. (Smell - 3.97) Tasted similar to the nose. Caramel, tropical hops, mango, wet Cascade hops, resin hops, citrus hops, floral hops, soapy notes, bitter melon rind, orange zest, pine and lemon. Reminded me of a Manzanita IPA. (Taste - 4.07) Medium body. Creamy texture. Average-to-lively carbonation. Long, bitter finish. (Feel - 4.00) Really liked this IPA, but the first one of the five I had was the best. Maybe overrated it a tad. (Overall - 4.06) 4.04 90 A-

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Mr_Hops (116) - Michigan, USA - SEP 12, 2014
Really didnt enjoy this IPA it has a strange hop palate and was not sticky or smooth, just kind of flat all around. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
terefere (237) - Durham, USA - AUG 27, 2014
Bottle. Pours golden, nice creamy head. Aroma: malts, spruce, sweet fruits, citrus. Taste is malty, citrus, caramel, pine.


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