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RATINGS: 758   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
A massively hopped strong pale ale brewed to celebrate our anniversary each year. Anniversary Ale is light gold to pale orange in color and offers a potent aroma of fresh pine and citrus with some warming alcohols present.The taste is a thick, chewy hop presence only barely contained by balancing malts. The finish is pure hop expression with a moderate warming alcohol sensation. Hops – Columbus, Amarillo and Simcoe; dry-hopped with Columbus and Amarillo. Body – Medium.
Availability – Late Spring / Early Summer Release. Formerly 10.5%.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tandembrauer (618) - Stavanger, NORWAY - DEC 30, 2014
Bottle at home, birthday present from sister & parents. Pours hazy orange-amber. Aroma of malt and pine, coffee, caramel, honey; subsequently some cat piss. Taste sweet, with pine needles, roasted nuts, grass; long lasting hop bitterness and sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Braudog (6024) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - DEC 14, 2014
Bomber. This is a butt-kicker. Thick and meaty, with a full-on assault of American hops, and viscous alcohol. Delicious. (#5886, 12/14/2014)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (4189) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - NOV 16, 2014
bottle. hazy deep golden orange with one finger head. medium body with west coast hops. quite a bit of sweet citrus. pretty big and boozy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
AndyW68 (1219) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - NOV 13, 2014
Very enjoyable. Hazy orange pour with a thick yellow hued head. Aroma is citrus and pineapple and pine. Taste adds a malt hint to the nose. Liked it.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
snoworsummer (3334) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - NOV 7, 2014
From a bottle. Pours opaque amber with a thick, frothy beige head. Smells like biscuit and toasted malts, light caramel, citrus, light pineapple, and pine hops. Tastes smooth, like a nice balance of sweet, bready malts and fresh hops with some light citrus and toast. Medium body and carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sonnycheeba (4284) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 30, 2014
Bottle. Pours bright, hazy amber with thick, frothy off-white head. Aroma is biscuit and toasted malts, light caramel, citrus, light pineapple, and pine hops. Flavor is a smooth balance of sweet, bready malts and fresh hops with some light citrus and some toast. Medium body and carbonation.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Lore (1516) - Budapest, HUNGARY - OCT 25, 2014
cloudy golden colour, moderate sized yellowish off-white head; very complex aroma of tangerine, tropical fruits, pine resin, biscuit notes and hints of citruses; taste is the very same with herbal notes, some honey and spicy aftertaste - cool IIPA

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 7/20
Cool_Bond (2039) - KUNG_AV_OL @ Instagram, SWEDEN - OCT 10, 2014
Fruity, alcohol and bitter aroma. The taste is fruity but not really more bitter and difficult to drink according to me. A heavy bitterness that fills the mouth forever. This beer was really nothing for me. Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Torrefacto (956) - Madrid, SPAIN - OCT 3, 2014
Color cobrizo, espuma marfil. Aromas de frutas tropicales, miel, azúcar moreno, pino. Cuerpo denso, textura melosa, sabor dulce de miel y frutas tropicales con final seco con presencia de alcohol. Muy rica.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Imaena (2086) - Maputo, MOZAMBIQUE - SEP 29, 2014
Bottle. This is a nice big hop bomb of an IPA that sits very nicely. Would get again.

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