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This one's a beauty; a rich and full bodied India Pale Ale with complex malt character blended with cascade and noble hops. The end result is a beer that satisfies the "hop head" out there and won't chase away the newcomer. Drink it. It's good.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Johnsense (758) - - SEP 28, 2013
Orange pour with a huge head. Citrus floral aroma. Bitter up front, pine, grapefruit, citrus peels, and biscuit malt. Medium body.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Shaskitt (5) - - SEP 27, 2013 does not count
Really good. I think it's better canned than in tap. Very bitter! The nose is incredible off the foam. A little heat for this low abv. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Boutip (4646) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 6, 2013
Can: Poured a deep orangey color ale with a large foamy head with good retention and some lacing. Aroma of citrus hops with light dry floral notes is quite nice and refreshing. Taste is dominated by solid notes of fresh citrus hops with some dry flora notes also noticeable with a solid malt backbone with well-balanced sweetness level. Body is quite full with good carbonation. Nice mix of hops flavours with nice refreshing features.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sonnycheeba (3363) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Can. Pours hazy amber with creamy white head. Aroma is fresh grassy and piney hops with floral notes, biscuit and cereal malts, light citrus, and light toast. Flavor is hop bitterness throughout with a dry malt base and light grapefruit; dry finish with some lingering bitterness. Medium body and low carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tectactoe (1494) - Michigan, USA - AUG 23, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 27, 2014 Can: Muddled and a lighter colored apple cider; opaque with rising bubbles and a beige skin and collar that leaves some lacing web. Aroma is some botanical, lightly spicy hops, and some resins. Spongy citrus and orange with just a hint of lemon pledge. Taste is substantially more bitter than the aroma; some pungency with light pine, herbal hops, hint of grapefruit juice and some bitter orange peel with a potent, rosy aftertaste. Very mild malt, some toasty bread and crackers. Smooth and slick mouth feel with low carbonation and a medium body. Pretty good IPA. In all honesty, not far behind Gandhi-Bot (for me, at least). Very drinkable, nice bitterness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jbdpsu82 (95) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 16, 2013
Vigorous pour into Alchemist stemless glass. Pours a cloudy amber color with a very thick foamy head that lingers for a long time. A very strong hoppy aroma that is quite pleasant. Unfortunately the flavor doesn't back it up. It's there, but more subtle. Mouthfeel is pretty smooth with a nice biting finish. Heavy lacing left behind on glass.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niko100 (1940) - Illinois, USA - AUG 9, 2013
Hazy amber color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of pine hops, some caramel malt, & citrus; Flavor of malt, pine/resin hops, caramel, and citrus (notably grapefruit); Finish is bitter; A little aggressive - but not bad.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
snoworsummer (1932) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - AUG 4, 2013
Can. Tastes pretty bitter, like pine, grapefruit, citrus hops. Malty, dry, tangy aftertaste. Light body and low/medium carbonation. Citrus pine hop aroma.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deekyn (1134) - San Francisco, California, USA - JUL 18, 2013
A - hazy glowing golden. High fluffy white head. S - goat hints, musty, grasses, resin, weed. Floral notes. M - med body, med palate. Balanced and uninspired. T - skunky, wet hops, pine resin, over ripe citrus. Caramel malts and must. Must. O - simple musty ipa. 3.3

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Tylerbp6 (40) - - JUN 30, 2013
Drank in a can. Very smooth subtle IPA with a great hops taste. Tastes very close to the ghandi bot. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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