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RATINGS: 328   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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This time of year in the Rockies, one day can span all four seasons. Morning snow gives way to afternoon sun, sending fresh snowmelt into our rivers and into our mash tun. With a complex malt backbone dry hopped for notes of citrus and pine, it’s almost as surprising as the season itself.


4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
George999 (228) - Colorado, USA - MAR 9, 2015
From the tap the color is auburn with an off white head, the aroma is citrus and hops with floral, taste is citrus crisp hoppy with a slightly sweet finish. Solid IPA not overpowering hops

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Garrold (2345) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2015
Tap. Black Swan, Leeds. Dark red. Messy, off white head. Chewy sweet strawberry. Orange rind. Blood orange. Toffee malts. Taste is spicy, and pithy bitter.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheJestersBeer (2200) - SWEDEN - MAR 8, 2015
Tap @ Odell Tap Room. Deep amber, slightly hazy, white head. Hoppy, resiny aroma, caramel, apricot, orange peel, spruce. Off-dry, medium to full body, mid to high bitterness, creamy CO2. Hoppy, resiny taste, caramel, apricot, marmalade, orange peel. Very nice. (2014-04-06)

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kdm1984 (783) - Missouri, USA - MAR 6, 2015
Big grapefruit and pineapple aroma. Grapefruit and juicy pineapple taste. Slightly boozy and mildly resinous finish. Very tasty. Exceeded my expectations. High quality IPA.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Strife21 (223) - North Wales, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 25, 2015
Pours dark red with white head. Smell is hops, pine and resin. Taste is citrus, hops and resin. Medium body, medium carb.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jake65 (2873) - Boise, Idaho, USA - FEB 24, 2015
Bottle: Pours a bright amber color and topped with a thin creamy beige head. Nice lacing throughout. Nose is on the sweeter side; citrus, caramel, and light pine. At first I’m picking up vanilla, but it goes away as it warms. More pine in the taste, along with a healthy dose of citrus. Bready malt backer. Good stuff.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gkeh (302) - Texas, USA - FEB 24, 2015
Bottle to glass. Pour is beautiful ruby red. Aroma is caramel, toffee, citrus, pine. Taste is earthy tones, spice, toffee, malt notes. To malty for an IPA IMO

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maekchu (2607) - Hirakata, JAPAN - FEB 23, 2015
Bottle from Zipp’s. Pine/citrus mix aroma, light roast malt. Reddish/orange rocky pocky head. Caramel, some earthy notes, blend of pine hop and tropical fruit, some light berries. A little bit minerally in mid and final. Medium body. Nice, well-balanced stuff.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
StuartC (56) - Lochgilphead, Argyll, SCOTLAND - FEB 23, 2015
Bottle from Fyne Wines, Argyll. Dark orange colour with amber hues, clear, no head; Rather ’festive’ aromas of mixed dried stone fruits & citrus peel - almost as spiced mince pies, and with hints of sweet, nutty peshwari nan bread; Good weighty body with a bit of alcoholic bite giving impression of more alcohol than it actually has; Flavours on the palate again delivering balance of exotic and darkly spiced citrus fruits and a long lingering finish. Will drink many more of these!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TChrome (1440) - Bedford, Texas, USA - FEB 22, 2015
Beer pours an attractive reddish amber color with a big, fluffy, totally retained off white colored head. Aroma is big with excellent sweet caramel notes and big hoppy resin and citrus. Flavor is a wonderful amalgam of sweet and bitter. I have to say the balance on this beer is delightful. Not a hop bomb, but delicious nonetheless.


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