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RATINGS: 570   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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Total Domination IPA has a citrusy, floral hop aroma, and big hop flavor balanced with a richness imparted by Carahell and Munich malts. This beer is a big flavorful Northwest IPA that maintains its drinkability, and as such, has garnered great admiration from the novice craft drinker and the seasoned hop-head alike.


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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TrubLoss (10) - - MAR 30, 2014
Poured from a bomber into pint glass Aroma - Floral and citrus hops. Slight caramel on the back end Appearance - orange and hazy. Thin Off white head that lingered and laced the glass Taste - floral and piney hops dominate. delicate malt profile on the back end, but hop forward. Firm bitterness throughout. Mouthfeel - medium carbonation. Medium bodied with light finish. Overall - nice hoppy IPA. Finishes dry and clean. very refreshing ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (3466) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 27, 2014
"not a bad little ipa. medium bodied and a bit chewy. more malt presence than i usually prefer, but the weetness works fairly well. big floral hoppy aroma and a good dose of bitterness in the back end of the flavor."

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gad905 (74) - - SEP 27, 2014
Keg at Zeitgeist, SF. Clear gold, white head recedes to ring and patches, decent lacing. Orange lemon floral and resinous hop aroma, moderate caramel bready malt then decent bitterness, floral and citrus. Good but not outstanding.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
glennmastrange (2274) - hobe sound, Florida, USA - SEP 26, 2014
Bottle. Light to moderate light bread for the malt, moderate grapefruit and orange for the hops, with notes of date and candy sugar. Head is small, frothy, white with fair lacing and is mostly diminishing. Color is hazy medium amber. Flavor starts lightly to moderately sweet and acidic, then finishes moderately bitter. Palate is medium, oily with a lively carbonation. Nothing too abrupt in this tasty and well rounded IPA

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Darkmagus82 (1414) - - SEP 16, 2014
Transfer from BA review on 6-29-13- Poured from bottle into a pint glass Appearance- pours a slightly hazed orange amber color with a rather small fizzy white head. The head fades rather rapidly leaving only a light level of lace on the sides of eh glass. Smell- The aroma of the brew is a mix of lemon and grapefruit citrus hop as well as some notes of grass and pine. Along with these hoppier smells so too are some aromas of a yeasty nature as well as a little bit of a boozy smell. Taste – The taste begins with a citrusy and bready flavor upfront with the citrus being a combination of grapefruit and lemon hop tastes with some sweeter flavors of orange and tangerine. As the flavors advance, some yeast and grassy flavors come to the tongue along with a little bit of caramel sweetness. The caramel fades thought and toward the end the bitterness from the grapefruit and lemon gets stronger and with a light pine hop flavor coming to the tongue as well produces a moderately bitter and slightly fruity flavor to linger on the tongue. Mouthfeel – The body of the brew is on the medium side in terms of thickness and creaminess with a carbonation level that is rather average. The more standard characteristics suit the brews flavor and abv. well and make for a rather nice easy drinker. Overall- A decent IPA but nothing exceptional. Fairly easy drinking and overall rather enjoyable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Salmoniform (672) - Sweet Home, Oregon, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Poured from bottle to glass. Honey orange hue with creamy white head that lingered. Aroma is pine, grapefruit, citrus, melon. Mouthfeel is great with a medium body and zesty carbonation. Taste is dry sweetness followed by a nice hop bitterness that extends well through the finish. Overall this is a really nice IPA.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Listigovers (306) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 6, 2014
Clear, copper coloured, light beige small head. Very fresh smelling, citrusy acidic hops. Bold sparkling mouth feel and bitterness which lasts, aftertaste has solis malt balance and a slightly roasted taste. Fairly interesting flavour, very well done. Slight alcohol heat, as fresh as it smells.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GenDV138 (1368) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 29, 2014
12 oz bottle poured into a tulip. Clear golden yellow with 3 fingers of off-white head. Aromas of grapefruit citrus, lemon lime, floral notes, citrus rind. Tastes of grapefruit citrus, floral notes, pine, bitter hops. Medium body with a semi-dry finish. Juicy mouthfeel.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wheresyourball (517) - El Cajon, California, USA - AUG 28, 2014
Alaska Air served this for free on a flight. Pours a clear amber color with a small head. Nose is dried fruit, citrus, hops. Flavor is mostly fruity with a pithy citrus and bitter finish. Good but not super easy to drink.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mnurda (1133) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 20, 2014
Draft sample at Todd English pub. Orangey colour. Large head that lingers. Boozy flavour. Like a double ipa ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RRistow12 (256) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - AUG 4, 2014
Tasted from draft. Pours a pretty clear gold with white head. Aroma is not as pronounced as some IPAs. Mostly citrus and pine. Taste is a nice clean citrus hoppy bitterness even throughout with malty sweet backbone. Pretty good tasting. Definitely a solid IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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