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RATINGS: 56   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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American session beer.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BVery (9514) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - JUL 25, 2016
Tap at Renaissance in Foxboro. Clear gold pour. White dense head. Mild citrus hops. Juicy sweet taste but not too sweet. Very easy drinking. Yum.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
LilBeerDoctor (3716) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 23, 2016
Can. Pours a clear light orange with a thick white head. Aroma of citrus, caramel malt, bitter hops. Flavor of light fruits, citrus, grapefruit, bitter finish. Light, not super hoppy, but drinkable. Decent session but nothing special. 6/4/7/4/14 (3.5/5)

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tricksta_p (3362) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - JUN 18, 2016
Can at home, unfortunately more than a year old. Aroma is fruity hops, tropical fruits, citrus, grapefruit, some piney notes and a soft touch of pale malt. Flavour is light sweet and medium bitter. Body is light to medium. Despite the oldness the hoppiness has been surprisingly conserved. Note: Must try a fresher sample some day.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ClarkVV (5704) - Allston, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 20, 2016
Draught and cans since debut, most recently at Middle East Upstairs on 5/11/16.
Deep copper-golden beer is clear with a big white head showing modest retention.
Light pine, caramel, sourdough and grapefruit show a pretty straightforward, west coast IPA but the aromatics are strong for its size. Clean, with some grassiness and pepperiness.
Moderately sweet, with caramel, pine and grapefruit all mirroring the aroma. Gets almost too bitter but then relents, leaving honey in its place to slowly return to balance. Brief interludes of juicy pineapple but mostly lots of grapefruit, grass and pepper. Strong carbonation with a malty texture and no alcohol or flaw. Quite intense for its size.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ShivanDragon (3255) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - MAY 4, 2016
blikje, 33cl, schenkt oranje en ongefilterd met witte kraag. aroma van veel fruit, citrus, grapefruit, den, stro, zoet, gras, hoppig, smaken zijn wat dun/waterig, citrus (zuur), fris, redelijk fruitig, matig zoet, licht bitter, matige body, licht zure frisse afdronk, beperkt hopbitter.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwood04 (5261) - Connecticut, USA - MAR 12, 2016
Can in a shaker. Pours golden with a white head. Aroma of lightly citrusy and resinous hops with some pale malts and dough. Flavor the same. Average texture. A pretty standard session IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Douberd (4752) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - MAR 6, 2016
(Notch Left of the Dial IPA) Can 355 ml at home, served into a shakeer, ABV 4.3% Orange coloured body, slightly hazy, with a huge and thick off-white head on top, very good retention. Aroma of light caramel malts, tangerine, somrthing like dust, biscuit. Taste is more sweet than bitter, with orange, caramel malts, tangerine, hints of tropical fruits. Medium thin body, nicely carbonated. Nice.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarcoDL (3980) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 8, 2016
Can. Orange golden color. Aroma of orange, citrus and grapefruit, nice. Taste of orange zest, caramelly malt and citrus. Nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fombe89 (2066) - Asturias, SPAIN - DEC 14, 2015
Lata del @Señor Lúpulo. Despacho de cervezas, Gijón 13/12/2015 Color amarillo, sabor frutal, caramelo, carbonatacion ligera.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
WillRunForBeer (2247) - Massachusetts, USA - NOV 25, 2015
Pint at Stoddards. Waiting for the BCS to flow, taking it easy now. Pours copper with an off white head. Aroma is mango and grapefruit. Flavor follows. A little sweet and a little thin, flavors of mango and citrus. For what I want right now, this works.


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