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RATINGS: 857   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.77   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Ready to buck convention? We took the traditional IPA, originally shipped from Englad to India in the 1700s, and made it bolder and more flavorful - American style. We've added new varieties of highly aromatic American hops to create a distinctive bitterness profile and an incredible hop character. Hop on, hold tight, and enjoy the ride!


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hayden1215 (321) - Ohio, USA - DEC 6, 2008
Golden in color with an ample white head. Aroma is hops, grass, and citrus, perhaps grapefruit. Flavor is slightly sweet with hops, grain. Moderately bitter finish. Good hop notes.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Enniskillen (2044) - Salinas, California, USA - DEC 4, 2008
Light amber with a nice tight white head. Aroma is a piney and citrus hoppiness, light honey. Taste is a light honey, light malt, light hoppiness- watery.

2.8
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - DEC 2, 2008
butt rack love thing somethiong over hills and butter fudke. simuatled mother milk in testy tandem.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GMCC2181 (1554) - Newark, Delaware, USA - NOV 27, 2008
Bottle: Wow... nice aroma of grapefruit. Light golden yellow color, ok head. Taste was a nice little IPA, nice balance of hops and malt. Average texture and carbonation. The nose teased the tounge on this one... Still a good a beer overall.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
aplusbreaks (330) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - NOV 27, 2008
12oz bottle. pours a light amber with a 2 finger sticky white nicely lacing head. Aromas of pine, hop resin, citrus, grapefruit. Flavors are initially just hops but balnces out nicely with a good malt backbone.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
presario (4901) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 18, 2008
Foamy white head on amber. Funky "dirty water" hop aroma. Tasty soapy hop flavour. Hops really hit the back of the mouth with delicious flavour.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mar (5025) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 15, 2008
bottle thanks to acrdz. golden amber with a thin layer of cream head. grapefruits, hops and floral notes. good thickness and a very smooth hop flavor with an almost perfect bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (39393) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 3, 2008
Bottle 12fl.oz. @ home.
Clear medium orange color with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, grapefruit, orange. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. (210808)

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
zombywoof (457) - Overland Park, Kansas, USA - OCT 31, 2008
Very pronounced aroma of spruce, grapefruit and sweet malt. Delicious and balanced. Not too bitter or too sweet with a nuanced blend of piney hops, malt, citrus, nectar and spice, Nice lacing-gold color. It has very vibrant hop profile without being excessively bitter. Mental note-drink more of this.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Skinnyviking (7905) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 21, 2008
Draught. Low but lasting creamy off-white head. Hazy amber body. Powerful hops aroma and flavor with high carbonation and a long dry bitter aftertaste.


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