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Glaucus is the mythological existence of a being, both man and fish, a deity amongst mere mortals. The only beer fitting of such a name marries bold and spicy Belgian yeasy with bright citric American hops in a way even the gods would adore. Savor this golden beverage that can calm even the harshest seas.

Batch #015 bottled: 5/23/12
Batch #020 bottled: 6/27/12

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
swoopjones (5333) - Buffalo, New York, USA - MAR 5, 2013
bottle. solid Belgian IPA, citrusy hops, fruity yeastiness. medium bodied, solid flavor. Impressive beers so far from Pipeworks

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheAlum (5205) - Lisle, Illinois, USA - MAY 27, 2012
Draft on tap at the Revolution Brewery Grand Opening Party (Chicago, IL). Pours a rich glowing golden orange hue, healthy haze and glow preach some nice dulled glow. A big cakey whitish head atop laces well, sticks around pretty big overall. Aromas are mellow yeast and touches of white pepper, gentle mellow pear and apple, richer touches of citrus, mellow spicy yeast. Bready malts, dough, and gentle earthy hops move into a spicy cidery element. Initial is medium bodied, a bit lighter with growing carbonation, mellow sweetness of apples, touches of spice, white peppercorns, and lemon peel. Touches of mellow grass, florals, and doughhy sweetness. Light bodied and refreshing, despite some firmer yeast based flavors. Touches of sweetness, bread, mellow citrus into the middle with a spicy, Belgian yeast accented finish which dries up a bit more. Pretty solid well hopped Belgian. Interesting flavors, good balance. Not my favorite style though.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jredmond (5029) - Manhattan, New York, USA - JAN 30, 2013
Bottle courtesy of max. Awesome Belgian. Citrus notes with fruit dominate throughout. Light spice and yeast in the aroma.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DrSilverworm (5025) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 12, 2013
22oz bottle, shared by b3shine. Mostly clear orange / yellow / amber color. Thin off-white head. Decent lace. Good citrusy fruity nose, light belgian yeasty funkiness. Really nice interesting flavor. Maybe it’s the label, but I immediately thought "coastal". Medium-plus body, light smooth carbonation, good spicy finish. Light bitter, more sweet taste. Good spicy hop / yeasty fruity aftertaste. Interesting, tasty stuff.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
thedm (4887) - Fort Wayne, USA - JUL 27, 2013
This bottled brew from a bottle shop poured a head of foamy with a frothy top medium to large sized white colored bubbles that were mostly lasting and left behind a uncarbonated hazy dark orange colored body and a poor lacing. The mild aroma was floral. The mild citrus mouth feel was tingly at the start with a mellow finish malty aftertaste. The nice flavor contained notes of softly acidic wheat sweet floral and hops. A decent one but not one that I would consider drinking again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alexsdad06 (4535) - Ohio, USA - DEC 2, 2013
22 oz bottle shared by b3shine. Pours a slightly hazy dark golden color with a medium sized white head. The aroma and flavor have a good fruit character, Belgian yeast, spicy notes including white pepper, some sweet mal, mild bi tterness to the finish. This is nice enough, but lower the abv a bit, keep the flavor and can it and I would be all in.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
b3shine (4440) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 10, 2012
Bottle to pint (thanks mikem409). Looks good; orange with some lacing. Smells good too; nice and hoppy. Tastes like it smells with a good mouthfeel. Good stuff!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
markwise (4310) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - OCT 5, 2012
Thanks to the kind soul who shared this at the recent Tampa Crew Tasting. Pours a hazy yellow-orange with a white head. Nose is some light malt, tropical fruit, Belgian yeast, and some herbs. Flavor is similar with malt, Belgian yeast, and spices. Light to medium in body and overall a nice Belgian IPA.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JCB (3999) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - JAN 28, 2013
Bomber from cjacobsen on BA - thanks, Chris! Have to say that for my first (I think) Pipeworks I was hoping for a bit more. Slightly under-carbonated pour, like iced tea or apple juice. Nose was very strongly soapy, with loads of sweet and vaguely artificial fruit obscuring most of the hops. Body was reasonable full, palate a bit waxy. The flavors continued to disappoint, though, as there was relatively little in the way of a hop profile or yeast complexity. Strange, possibility even an off bottle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hotstuff (3953) - Indiana, USA - AUG 2, 2013
Rated on 7-27-2013. Batch #122 (Bottle) This beer pours a small white head that mostly diminished, hazy body, no visible carbonation, and a golden hue. The Aroma is malty, spicy, grapefruit, pine, and floral hops. This beer taste malty, lightly spicy, and citrus and pine hops. The Palate is semi-tingly and this beer is medium bodied. All-in-all, this beer is very quaffable, not overly hopping tasting and worth trying.

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