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RATINGS: 474   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
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Dry and floral, with the beautiful aroma of fresh hops and a sublime maltiness from gently roasted barley.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
IndianaRed (2426) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUL 10, 2004
Bottle Pours an unfiltered light brown with little head and just a trace of lacing. Agree with earlier reviews, hoppy aroma and taste are matched by and with, the bitter rind and pith of grapefruit. Fairly complex medley of flavors. Hops are pretty strong but balanced. Malty as well. Low carbonation here too. The finish is cleaner and quicker than other IPAs I've had. Interesting.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - JUL 9, 2004
Bottle pours a slightly hazy caramel, nice frothy off-white head, sticky lacing, but extremely low carbonation.   I also notice fine bits of yeast floating about.   Aroma is slightly hoppy, but very citrusy and floral!   WOW, a nice bouquet of flavor up front, hops, malts, floral, and grapefruit.   Quite a complex IPA this is.   Very floral I am noticing.   Finish with a nice hop bitterness.   Mouthfeel and palate are medium to full.   Did I mention floral?   Not overly bitter, slightly malty... yeah, I can dig it!


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
cstuartj (973) - Washington, USA - JUL 8, 2004
Good Solid IPA, had this one and their Kilt Lifter Scothish Ale. I think I like the Kilt lifter a bit more, but both are solid beers.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 19, 2004
Tap@Pike. Pretty solid stuff. Some lychee and grapefruit. A blend between English and American style IPA’s. Soft, lightly bitter and generally pretty tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hopdog (8933) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 18, 2004
Poured a hazy dark amber with an averaged size off white head. Citris and piney aromas. Piney tasting. Medium bitter finish. An OK IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (8133) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUN 11, 2004
On draught at Winking Lizard. Pours a lustrous orange/amber color with a medium ivory head and nice lacing. The aroma is floral hops with some citrus. Medium-bodied with floral hops, tropical fruit and malt. The finish is dry with a bitter and lingering hops flavor. Overall there are very few shortcomings with this IPA.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brewshthereen (316) - Oregon, USA - JUN 9, 2004
Fruity, hoppy bitterness greets as you open the bottle. carmel malt, with toffee flavors. Thankfully, hearty malt strength can keep up with the hop sharpness. Nice, well done IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Drew (2411) - Kent, Ohio, USA - JUN 6, 2004
Copper body, thick head and good lacing. Citrus and fruit aroma. I thought this was a nice, balanced, IPA. A medium amount of sweet malts and just enough resiny hops to qualify it as in IPA and give it a long juicy finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
aracauna (3084) - Georgia, USA - JUN 5, 2004
Good orange-copper color with thick white head. Light hops in the aroma. The flavor has an odd candied spruce character.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
NVBeer232 (467) - Reno, Nevada, USA - JUN 2, 2004
Light copper color. Soft citrus leaning towards tangerines on the nose. Not overpoweringly aromatic, but pleasant. Lightly sweet with flowery and slightly piney hop flavors. Finishes clean and dry. Very balanced and easy drinking. A refreshing change to a lot of the over the top IPA’s on the market right now.


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