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Hop House pays homage to the historic hop farm that stood on the brewery grounds over 100 years ago. Hop House combines the delicious aromas and flavors of a Belgian-style ale with generous hopping, including dry-hopping. A well-balanced, yet ample, hop character defines this fine pale ale, bringing Belgian-style beer lovers and hop-heads together to enjoy our Belgian-American love child.


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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheLevi4000 (63) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - DEC 31, 2013
Pours a huge thick foamy head. It is as advertised, Belgian spices/yeast flavor meets a east coast IPA. Very hoppy with out being to bitter.


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
euniceradio (76) - Colton, California, USA - MAY 5, 2015
Pours hazy orange with heavy sediment. Foamy white head. Aroma of tropical fruits, light pine and floral hops. Taste is same with sweet bready malt backbone, super sweet OJ, grapefruit, banana, sugar cane and hop spice. Sweet nose, dry bitter finish with a bit of sugary tart. Good carbonation. Medium-oily mouthfeel.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mabel (7060) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 2, 2015
[7026-20150122] Bottle. Hoppy orange grass and mild peat hints in the aroma. Murky, orange tan body with a medium-lasting foamy white head. Bitter cereal orange peel flavour with a dry leafy finish. Medium body is quite bitter. Tasty! (8/4/8/4/16) 4.0

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
damzz (322) - Massachusetts, USA - APR 30, 2015
Pours a hazy yellow with a slight hit of brown and a big white head that lingers and leaves heavy lacing.. The nose is hops. The body is full. The taste is hops with upfront light malt.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DedicatedToFun (3608) - Santa Monica, California, USA - APR 26, 2015
Tap, orange pour, white head, nose is hops, taste is citrus, grapefruit, hops, awesome

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
PhillyBeer2112 (2604) - Oviedo, Florida, USA - APR 24, 2015
Ha, it took me a minute to realize what I had here, presupposing it was just an IPA, I thought, oh man, its old. No, its a Belgian IPA. And its fine. Nice light banana wheat citrus zest phenol that I would otherwise not like but is balanced by the fruitiness and spicy hopping, resiny bitter finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ughsmash (7283) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - APR 19, 2015
Bottled. Poured medium orange with lots of sediment and a sticky white head.. lots of carbonation too. The aroma picked up mostly biscuity malts with white pepper, clove, and dried herbal hop accents. The flavor found biscuit and bready malts at the core, with Belgian-y yeast spices, a heavy dose of bitter hoppage (earth, herbal, and pine), and carbonation throughout.. finished dry and spicy. Medium-bodied with high carbonation on the palate (a bit heavy for me).. tasty.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mile (3320) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 16, 2015
Bottle. Golden, hazy, average and mostly lasting head. Moderate, malty - lightly wheaty and lightly sweetish - sweetish aroma, light caramel and floral fruitiness with light citrus, light - some citrus hoppyness, light yeast. Body is medium, malty - some wheat and lightly sweetish flavor, light caramel and floral fruitiness with light - some citrus hoppyness, Finish is average, malty - lightly heaty and lightly sweetish, light floral fruitiness, some citrus hoppyness, light yeast. Floral fruitiness and bitterness just do not work here together. Just a mongrel.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Headbanger (3491) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - APR 13, 2015
12oz bottle 4/13/15 (Binny’s Glen Ellyn)-38° in Shaker-Pours a hazy goldenish orange with a big white head. Aroma of hops, yeast, orange, and citrus. Taste of the same with more hops and Belgiany taste. This light to medium bodied brew is well balanced and is quite tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AWISLguy (1622) - Wisconsin, USA - APR 8, 2015
Bottle from Antioch. Unclear orange pour without much head. Nose has some orange, some bread, some grain and light tang. Taste is bready grapefruit and orange, some tangy Belgian yeast. Light to medium bodied, little alcohol presence. Finishes bittersweet and fruity. Nice tasty effort. 13.7

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BroadestTom (82) - - APR 3, 2015
Aroma bread, cereal, citrus, dough, banana, Appearance golden, hazy, cloudy, frothy, white foam, Taste medium sweetness, Palate medium body, creamy, lively, Overall a great beer that I would suggest to a friend


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