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RATINGS: 1557   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Are you a hopinista? Thank our Beer Rangers for inspiring (and begging for) this well-balanced Simcoe, Cascade and Chinook hopped IPA. 70 IBUs

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MosesMendoza (30) - South Carolina, USA - APR 25, 2010
This is a solid IPA very bitter, light sweetness, oily feel, floral, resin,

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dm9831 (1512) - Monee, Illinois, USA - APR 25, 2010
clear gold color, slight white head, some lace. good looking beer. mildy hoppy nose with a trace of caramelly creaminess. only mildly hoppy, trace of grain and caramel in the flavor. medium bodied, light bitter finish. a bit of fun, but ultimately i found it a little too mild.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
ocdrinker909 (33) - USA - APR 24, 2010
12 oz bottle. amazing smell of hops! floral, amber, clear, frothy, medium sweetness, medium bitterness, full body, sticky, lively, bitter,

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Guerde (1221) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - APR 24, 2010
(bottle) Clear orange pour with a large white head that retains quite well and leaves lacing all the way down the glass. Aroma is a bit muted to start, with some light floral notes, lime, slightly earthy and herbal as well. Flavor is rather pleasant, but the malt is very subdued, with just a hint of sweetness to begin things before the hops kick in. The hop flavors here include some tangerine-like fruitiness and lime zest which carries for sometime before begin replaced by a spicy and well-balanced bitterness. The finish really sets this beer apart while the weak aroma and subdued malt character keep it from being a truly top tier IPA. It is still above-average however.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Barrios (1243) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - APR 24, 2010
Pours a deep golden body with an off-white lacing head. Aromas are floral and mango. Flavor is grainy, tropical fruit, and floral. Finish is bitter, dry, and floral.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
can8ianben (1403) - State College, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 23, 2010
A really solid IPA attempt from NB. Big citrus notes waft out of the glass - clearly some Cascade going on here. Appearance is a clear golden orange with a thick foamy white head. Certainly a classic dry bitter finish, but just enough sweet body to hold up to the monsterous hop presence. Mmm - this is another beer from NB that is solid enough to keep a six in the fridge all the time.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hoppopotamus (260) - Santa Cruz, California, USA - APR 20, 2010
A nice clear copper beer with a healthy off-white head that lasts and leaves lace. Aroma is vague hoppiness, maybe some citrus and other fruit sticking out. Flavor begins with hops, got a subtle caramel maltiness atop decent hop bitterness. This is a fine example of what an american IPA should be, although by no means a standout in the category.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
patrick767 (3728) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - APR 18, 2010
Indiana winterfest - Pours copper with a very good grapefruit hop aroma. The citrus hops are big and really tasty in the flavor too, lending a crisp bitterness backed by the more mild malt body. Excellent IPA.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
IndianaRed (2959) - Boise, Idaho, USA - APR 17, 2010
BottlePours out a crystal clear light orange/amber with a small off white head. I did sneak it in tothe glass though. Classic pine and citrus hop aroma, but not the overpowering, in-your-face strength that a "Macro-Micro" like NB would dare. Light malts and modest hop flavors. I had hoped for a little more. Slightly astringent and bitter. Papery, woody and not the fresh classic west coast IPA style I expected. Actually am surprised to see the hop bill on the comm. description. I wish I tasted more of the Simcoe and Cascade that I typically love. Nice long lasting bitter bite trailing. Pretty light bodied, and dry, which is good for the style. Decent but I didn’t expect anything crazy from NB

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
branspra (293) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - APR 17, 2010
Bottle. Pours a clear amber color with a larger, frothy white head. Aromas of grapefruit, citrus, and malts. Very crisp start on the palate and very refreshing, such a nice IPA for the summer. Flavors of malts more than hops but a nice refreshing finish. Very good summer beer!

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