Serve in Shaker, Tulip


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RATINGS: 180   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 95   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
This American IPA is brewed with nothing but base malt and the highest alpha acid hops available. Special release, pilot batch brewed in early summer, and served on tap at the brewery in July 2010.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
FatPhil (14122) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 21, 2016
330ml bottle (Alko Arkadia, Helsinki)
Very sweet caramelly aroma. Full palate, sweet, but OK carbonation. Sweet caramelly malts and extreme bitter bite. Finish bitingly resiny and bitter. Modern strong IPA, works just about.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (13606) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 23, 2011
Draft nitro. Poured hazy copper color with an average creamy off-white head that lasted with excellent lacing. Moderate to heavy creamy hop aroma. Medium to full body with a slick texture with soft carbonation. Moderate to heavy bitter flavor with a moderate to heavy bittersweet finish of medium to long duration. Very good brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ratman197 (13420) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 24, 2012
Bottle poured a hazy gold with a small lasting white head. Aromas of biscuit, skunk bud, earthiness, grapefruit, tangerine and light pine. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of biscuit, grapefruit and pine with a crisp dry bitter lingering grapefruit finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lubiere (12970) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 27, 2012
A hazed blonde IPA with a thin off white head. In aroma, a nice herbaceous malt with floral hops, catnip notes, very nice. In mouth, a nice challenging IPA with catnip hops, resinous, menthol coolness, very nice. On tap at Istmus Beer and Cheese Fest, Jan 21 2012.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Scopey (12711) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2015
Bottle at ChrisOs Pre-Christmas Tasting. It pours clear golden with a thick white head. The nose is fresh, floral, green, grassy, herbal, lemon verbena and lime. The taste is crisp, bitter, spicy, grassy, floral, herbal, dirt, green hops, green tea and mild acidity with a dry finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. Pretty novel and enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borup (12049) - Albertslund, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2016
From tap at Taphouse. Hazy golden colour with s white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, citrus, pine, peach, hops and bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Drake (11937) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 9, 2015
12 ounce bottle shared at the July MDF tasting. Slightly hazy golden, large creamy off-white head, good retention. Aroma of sticky resin and earthy hops, caramel malt. The taste is bitter piney, citrus, resin hops, grainy and caramel malts. Medium bodied, low carbonation, moderate lingering bitterness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
crossovert (11423) - Illinois, USA - MAR 13, 2011
UPDATED: JAN 12, 2014 I tasted summit hops in this one, I had it fresh on tap. Too much Garlic//Onion. Bottle is better, less acidic. bumped up.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sammy (11242) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 29, 2013
Excellent IPA. Big IBU yet tangy, very drinkable stuff well crafted. A generous amount of lasting head.. A little cloudy golden. Mango, grapefruit, resiny. Bottle from 20 West Wine and Spirits.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rosenbergh (10657) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 5, 2013
12 oz bottle. (Rileys) Madison, WI.
Cloudy yellow golden colour with a big fluffy off-white head. Citrus, pine, sweat, mild bitterness, mild sweetness in a light but fresh aroma. Citrus, grapefruit, moderate bitterness and malty sweetness in the flavour. Very drinkable.

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