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O’Connor El Guapo
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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.26/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
An aggressively hopped India Pale Ale brewed with the sweet nectar of the Blue Agave cactus, El Guapo, translated "the handsome one," looks sexy, smells beautiful, and feels great! El Guapo has a grassy citrus nose, notes of sweet caramel, and finishing with a smooth but strong bitterness.


3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
AKORN (145) - Virginia, USA - SEP 2, 2014
Nice hop aroma and some sweetness mixed in. Lite amber in color with good head. Good citrus bitterness with some sweetness of agave. Slight malt and caramel flavors in there also. Not to strong. Good beer

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Westchesterco (962) - mclean, Virginia, USA - AUG 21, 2014
From notes: It is an amber color with a slight head poured from a bottle. The aroma is citrus and the taste is grapefruit with some bitterness

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rrauth (1196) - North Carolina, USA - AUG 1, 2014
carried over from untapped to try and organize my beers for syncronicity’s sake.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerdedDave (350) - - JUL 13, 2014
amber color; floral hop aroma with light caramel malt notes; grassy, floral hops; slightly sweet, medium bodied caramel malt with notes of agave nectar; bitter finish

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (3301) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JUN 28, 2014
From a 12 oz bottle shared at the Beer Head BBQ in Falls Church, VA. Pours a clear copper with an off white head. Fruity nose. Flavors of mandarin orange with grassy notes. Light bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kidobutai (371) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - JUN 2, 2014
Poured from a tap at taste unlimited. Beautiful reddish hue, slight head with brownish tint, great lacing, rye aroma, grapefruit taste.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gmellison (423) - Colorado, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Pours a clear orange, with a thin off white head. Aroma is grapefruit, some pine. Taste is a little citrusy, goopy, some grapefruit, some prickly pear taste that must be the agave. Ok.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
arminjewell (6217) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Pour out of 12 oz bottle, clear orange-red pour with thin white head, aroma brought notes of butter, veggie, hints of biscuit, caramel, toffee, hints of earth, slight caramel. Taste is a mix of caramel, agave, butter, veggie, finishing with some bitter grass, bleh.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
adnielsen (9122) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Bottle with friends. Pours a golden orange appearance with a tan head. Butterscotch, honey, lemon aroma. Decent body. Kind of sweet flavor with some diacetyl, caramel, and honey. Not very good.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ratman197 (9864) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 13, 2014
Bottle poured a clear tarnished gold with a small lasting creamy amber head. Aromas of bread, earthiness, light grapefruit and a hint of pine. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of bread, grapefruit zest, light earthiness and light pine with a crisp dry lingering bitter finish.


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