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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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The discovery of the true I.P.A. (India Pale Ale) made right here in Slippery Rock. The British added hops to oak barrels to help preserve the beer for its long voyage to British-controlled India. Brewed in the same English tradition, we dry-hopped our ale, giving the beer a very aromatic quality as it travels to your mug.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tcane7 (1668) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Draft at the brewpub. Pours an golden orange with just a wisp of head and some soapy lace. Nose of grapefruit, tangerine, grass. Medium body, mild to moderate bitterness. Decent hop flavor with a slightly off-putting finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
LilBeerDoctor (3505) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 27, 2013
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a hazy orange with a thin white head. Aroma of citrus, light fruits, jam, pale malts, grassy hops. Flavor of lots of bready malt, bitter grassy hops, hop oils. This is an IPA with lots of bittering hops (versus citrusy or fruity IPAs). Very drinkable. This is a really solid IPA, I’m surprised it doesn’t get better ratings. It is fairly similar to Smuttynose IPA. 8/4/8/4/15 (3.9/5)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerbill (3541) - Laurel, New York, USA - JUN 23, 2013
On draught at the brewpub. Arrived a cloudy gold with a thin white head that lasted through the first quarter of the glass and laced the glass well. Pleasant citrus aroma with grapefruit most notable. The flavor is malt followed by some moderate hops bitterness. The bitterness is not overdone and lingers briefly beyond the swallow. Medium bodied. Nice solid IPA.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
redpooba (401) - New York, USA - JAN 15, 2013
Orange-ish hopped yellow with a soft white head. Citrus is on the nose, and there are notes of hot lemon grass on the tongue.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
JStax (3245) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - DEC 10, 2012
Poured on draft at the source. Pours a hazy copper with a white head of foam. Aroma is citrusy and grassy. Smells nice and tastes just as good. Fruity and bitter. Probably one of the better beers sampled this day.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 8/20
Prezverno (2) - - JUN 21, 2012 does not count
This is my favorite brew they serve. Aroma is inviting, great taste, smooth finish. Highly recommend

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DiarmaidBHK (3581) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 2, 2011
Pours with a slightly orange tint and an inch of white foam. Nice floral quality on the nose. The tongue has a bit of bitterness as well as some nice grapefruit. Finishes clean.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hophead22 (2879) - Redlands, by way of Wisconsin,, California, USA - APR 3, 2011
Hand bottle. Rating #21. Hazy orange/yellow pour with a thin white head. Muted pine aroma and a touch of maltiness. Flavor is pretty mild, sappy pine and a pretty nice clean finish that leaves a little bitterness on the tongue. (1574)

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
LetsGoState (617) - Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 4, 2010
I.P.A. is not my style of beer, but this one is better than average. Pretty strong bitterness in the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Reed415 (16) - Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 28, 2010
Pours a cloudy dark orange color. Big earthy hop nose. Flavor is nice and hoppy up front then turns somewhat fruity. Very drinkable IPA.

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