Brewed by Phillips Brewing Co.
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Victoria, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 200   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
This locally handcrafted ale is unfiltered and unpasteurized to enhance its character It is brewed with the finest Canadian Barley, hops, pure water and our signature yeast. Because this beer is naturally carbonated, it may have a light dusting of yeast at the bottom. Pour it slowly to leave the yeast in the bottle, or pour it in, it tastes great!

TChrome's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TChrome (1448) - Bedford, Texas, USA - JUN 26, 2012
Bottle bought in Wistler, BC. Beer pours clear golden color with an off white retained head. Aroma is very hoppy with citrus and pine notes. Taste is very bitter. Bitter, bitter, bitter and I like it!!! Quite an excellent IPA!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RhetoricalAns (666) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 25, 2015
Draft. Great IPA, general amber pour and standard caramel / pine resin hop aroma profile but balanced nicely. The taste is also nicely balanced. Some citrus notes throughout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
chrisardcath (4) - - OCT 7, 2015 does not count
One of my favorite IPA’s. Surprisingly subtle aroma for it’s taste with minor notes of caramel, grass and spruce/pine. Pours clear, deep golden-brown in color with medium body and tasteful bitterness. Slick, yet lively on the palate with a long finish in which you can still taste it’s hoppy essence several minutes later. Beautiful.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Amcoleman5 (2) - - JUN 27, 2015 does not count
Malty, vanilla, chocolate, sweet, creamy head, black color, smells like vanilla and malt

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ryanhunter_4 (131) - La Crete, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 13, 2015
Pint poured at schanks. Pours an amber color with minimal head. Nice aroma; strong smell of flowers and citrus. Bitter aftertaste. I like it. Drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
a_sully (346) - - MAY 30, 2015
Clear yellow orange with a frothy white head. Aroma is floral, taste is floral and sweet with a bitter finish and a taste of caramel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (8692) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - MAY 23, 2015
Can from Andrew - thanks! Very slightly hazy golden orange pour with a white head. Malty, citrus and a hint of pine. Medium carbonation. Not bad.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
YigSvartka (240) - Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 5, 2015
Translucent gold with many bubbles and a mid sized white head. Wonderfully fragrant aroma containing notes of malt, caramel, mango, pineapple, citrus, and marshmallows. Mid bodied and slightly creamy. Tropical fruit, caramel, and citrus are supplemented with a vigorous bitter finish. Fantastic.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
raphael (1062) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 5, 2015
a bit too piney for my tastes, strong, with hints of caramel & lemon. pine not as dominant in aroma, but still leading, with caramel & hint of maple..

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cmacklin (516) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - APR 26, 2015
341 ml bottle. Pours a clear, pale golden colour with a medium, frothy, off-white head that laces. Hoppy, citrus aroma with grass. Sweet flavour of citrus fruit, malt and pine with a dry, bitter, hoppy finish. Medium body with an oily texture and soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GraffitiVandal (150) - Manitoba, CANADA - APR 1, 2015
ENG: 355ml can from Liquor Mart in Winnipeg, poured into the Teku. Light-golden to straw color, big, tan head and some lacing. Floral aromas with citrus notes. A bit skunky. Tastes fruity, floral, grassy, citrusy, with huge piney hoppy bitter. Bitter, piney, tarty aftertaste. Medium carbonation and low to medium body. Overall very drinkable, refreshing, hoppy IPA.

PL: Puszka 355ml kupiona w Liquor Mart w Winnipeg, przelana do Teku. Barwa jasno-złocista, nieco słomkowa, ogromna, jasna piana i nieco lejsingu. Aromaty kwiatowe, cytrusowe. Nieco skunksowe. W smaku owocowe, kwiatowe, trawiaste, cytrusowe, z ogromną sosnowo-chmielową goryczką. W posmaku goryczka, sosna, nieco cierpkie. Średnie nasycenie, niskie do średniego odczucie w ustach. Podsumowując bardzo pijalna, orzeźwiająca, mocno chmielowa IPA.

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