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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
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Our search for a location to start this brewery took us across much of Lower Bucks County, many times traveling down the well known divider between northern Philadelphia, southern Bucks, and Montgomery CountiesÖ.County Line Road. One of the original names we thought of for the brewery was that of County Line Brewing Company. I donít know how or why we didnít settle on that, but in recognition of our location so close to Philadelphia and that potential namesake, we decided to pass the name on to our flagship IPA that comes in at 6.63% ABV and is chock full of Warrior, Chinook, Simcoe, and Zythos hops. Itís got a bready, slightly cracker-like malt backbone to counter some of that hop bitterness, but not so much that this four hop combination wonít put a smile on your face (or a giant pucker). Itís got a huge citrus-grapefruit note with a nice lingering hop bitterness showing a complexity that few hugely hop forward IPAs lack.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Strife21 (112) - North Wales, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 13, 2014
Pours hazy amber with a finger of white head that laces glass. Smell is citrus, mango, resin and hops. Taste is bitter hops with a touch of citrus and a dry finish. Pretty one sided. Medium body, medium carbonation

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dogbrick (7586) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUL 3, 2014
Sample at Kurtkeller 014: Almanac-tastic 01 on 06/27/2014. This brew is a slightly hazy copper color with a medium white head that evaporates steadily. Strings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of floral hops and malt. Medium-bodied with flavors of herbal hops, fruit and grainy malt. The finish is mildly bitter with a floral hops aftertaste. Decent overall.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcartamdg (1864) - Spring Hill, Florida, USA - JUL 2, 2014
Pours an orange gold with a thin white head. Aroma of citrus and pine, slight malty backbone. Taste follows, average ipa nothing too exciting.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (4872) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - JUN 6, 2014
Gold pour with creamy white head and lace. Bready maltiness with caramel malt notes and citrus hops on the nose. Flavor is dry malty start with some resiny bitter. Medium body with good carbonation. solid IPA

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
solidfunk (3605) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JUN 2, 2014
Pretty nice with fruity head and some tangerine on top. Pours cloudy amber with good head and lacing. Medium bitterness, comes together well. Good IPA. Tap somewhere on pub crawl.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lightrider (300) - Bristol, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 9, 2014
22 oz bottle into a tulip glass. Pour is a haze light amber. Aroma is a citrus bitterness and low grass malt mixture. Taste is a bitter assault, full on the nose. Finish, well bitterness to make you pucker up

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrinkinWell (231) - - MAR 27, 2014
Pours gold, decent lacing. Hoppy, earthy aromas, hints of grapefruit. Bready, hints of nuttiness, very hoppy. Ends on a very bitter note. This IPA is alright.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mike67 (768) - , New Jersey, USA - MAR 17, 2014
22 oz bottle. Pours copper with tall, long-lasting, fluffy white head. Aroma is of citrus hops and biscuit malt and tropical fruit. Body is full and crisp. Herbal, citrusy, piney hops, bready malt and tropical fruit fill the mouth. Finish is long and grapefruity. Drinkable, nice IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bth122 (1226) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 5, 2014
Bomber bottle. Golden color. Good head retention with bubbles still rising up. Nice tropical citrus notes. Grapefruit and pineapple notes. Medium bitterness. Tropical hop notes. Average carbonation. Slight pine notes. Some bready malt notes in there too. Pretty good ipa.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
WanderinCelt87 (155) - Hamburg, New Jersey, USA - JAN 3, 2014
Pours a nice light amber with a thin white head. Has a soft citrus aroma with a hint of pine. Taste is a piney with a lingering bitter after taste. Not a bad beer.


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