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RATINGS: 244   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85/5   IBU: 81   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Hop, Drop Ďn Rollô IPA For us this is where it all started! The rich golden color comes from a blend of English and American base malts accented with substantial amounts of Victory and Wheat malt. The American citrus hops take center stage with emphasis on late boil additions of Citra and Amarillo. This signature ale is hopped before, during, and after the boil!


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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
OldGrowth (3138) - the Containment Area, North Carolina, USA - FEB 5, 2013
Pint at Tylers Apex. Good aroma, Bittersweet. Grapefruit, orange, caramel. Hazed brownish orange color. Boy initial head, faded to a soft cover. Bittersweet flavor. Medium body creamy mouthfeel,bitter finish . Good, nothing distinguishable from many other ipaís.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
demondeacon09 (60) - Tennessee, USA - JUN 13, 2016
16 oz can poured into an IPA glass. Hazy light orange color with a medium off-white head that mostly dissipates. Aroma of citrus, pine, bread. Taste is pretty well balanced with tropical fruit and hop bitterness working in tandem with biscuity malt. A bit thinner in body than I was expecting. Finish is bitter and lingers. A very tasty IPA and one of the better ones Iíve tried from NC.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
djd07 (8764) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 9, 2016
Can. Pours a cloudy orange with medium frothy off white head that lasts. The aroma is floral and hay, Medium mouth, light fruity hop, earthy malt, light bitterness, very good.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
booneducharme (1) - - JUN 3, 2016 does not count
Poured from can orange in color medium aromatics , malty w citrus notes piney west coast style beer

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Duchammer (178) - Eagle river, Alaska, USA - JUN 3, 2016
Can: poured orange with white head. Aroma was tangerine earthy floral musk. Taste was orange floral pine

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RRistow12 (632) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - MAY 30, 2016
Tasted from a can. Pours a hazy amber with a nice thick white head. Tons of lacing. Aroma is citrus, mostly grapefruit and some orange. Taste is a nice moderate to heavy bitterness. Pine, citrus, caramel flavors. Very tasty and well done. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
AndyReynolds (1085) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 15, 2016
Can. I kinda quit rating, being in the industry has changed my perspective. However, this is an excellent example of an American (West Coast) IPA. Piney, citrus, grassy, everything you want. I wish I could find these guys in Cincy.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Braudog (6219) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - MAY 14, 2016
Draft at CLT airport. Golden orange and moderately frothy. Nice tart aroma followed by a downright citric-acidic amusement park ride for your tongue. Quite nice. (#6190, 5/14/2016)

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ByTheirLimpin (263) - New York, USA - APR 16, 2016
Stumbled on during a layover in Charlotte. Can poured to shaker. Honey gold in the glass. Fluffy white head held up. Nose is all about the hop resin. Big sock in the tongue of an IPA. Grapefruit, pine, really well balanced and the hop board is ridiculously complex. Thanks for making my layover enjoyable.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fsbw21086 (449) - New Jersey, USA - APR 7, 2016
High class hop bomb. Medium bodied with fluffy pillowy head. Big juicy hop upfront with explosive citrus and resin lingering from the dry hopping. Pretty bitter finish but extremely full flavored. Great fresh one!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SG111 (1088) - New York, USA - APR 4, 2016
Tap at Charlotte airport, NC. (rated while having a cold, such a shame for a beer this good but hey, I have a layover in NC and you donít skip trying a beer like this under any circumstances). Pours slightly hazy straw, creamy white head, prominent lacing. Aroma is lots of lemon drop, big citrus, bit of tangerine, mild spot of grapefruit and dankness I notice if look for it. nice malt backbone. Flavor is lemon, citrus, grapefruity, ooh, floral and lots of pine, solid hop bite, but also a decent malt backbone. Good mouthfeel, kinda soft, a bit dry. It reminds me of two hearted. Itís a well-balanced citrusy ipa. Itís not a big tropical fruit punch or a West coast ipa, but it is damn balanced.


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