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RATINGS: 11   MEAN: 3.19/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This IPA is named in honor of proud heritage of the 39th Airlift Squadron. The original Squadron patch was designed as winged coffin. Apparently the powers that be in higher headquarters were not amused, and the squadron was directed to submit a new design. According to Bud Tuley, the units 3rd Commanding officer, they just added wheels and a cover to made it a flying covered wagon - or a flying, wheeled coffin - take your choice. The beer is created using caramel and pilsner malts for a rich golden red color and brewed Zythos hops for a strong aroma.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (12141) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 23, 2016
On tap-retaining tight lt tan-gold. A-resin, lt/med malt-toasty. T-follows with some caramel. Leans to the malty side. Had just left a previous brewery that said open till 9, they were still serving at 9:30. Arrived here 10:08pm, their website says open till 12am. The lights were turned down, all chairs were flipped up on tables, the open sign dark, 6 servers were ready to leave. Oops.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
oldrtybastrd (5003) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - MAY 4, 2016
Pours a cloudy medium amber color. Floral hop aroma with some caramel malts. Flavor is citrusy, could use more hops.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RABinCO (1508) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - JAN 31, 2016
Draft flight pour at the brewery. Deep ruddy amber pour. Heavy lacing. Aroma is slightly sweet and grassy. Taste is bitter, grassy, sticky resiny hops. Faint caramel malt backbone. Pretty nice. Easy drinking.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Braudog (6290) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Draft at the brewpub. A very dark, rustic-looking brew. Well bodied. This is a chewy one. Itís super malty and more Continental than the newer breeds of American IPAs; definitely not for the "Westies" but a good drink. (#5968, 5/14/2015)

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
suprchunk (2949) - Crestview, Florida, USA - JUN 28, 2013
Deep, dark amber colored pour. Big off-white head. Some lacing. Big hoppy aroma. Some notes of malt. Taste is a nice hop explosion. Some malt. Some caramel. Not bad. Not that balanced, and lacking a bit.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ogiergrove (120) - Lakewood, Colorado, USA - MAY 19, 2013
At the brewery. Pours a clear pale copper. Vigorously carbonated but no head. Unusual hop aroma, crisp clean palate with decent ephemeral bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drowland (7876) - Georgia, USA - MAR 22, 2013
3/22/13. On tap at the brewpub. Mostly clear light amber pour with a small khaki head. Lightly dank, citrus, and pine aroma with touches of caramel. Nicely hopped flavor with more citrus, dank, a bit of bitterness, and lingering caramel. This is actually quite nice!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Westmeister (2129) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 1, 2013
Draft. Pours a clear amber. Smell is citrus, some pine, clean malts. Taste is not aggressive, medium citrus hops, malt backbone but the hops still shine. Nice.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
SHIG (4501) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - DEC 9, 2012
Draft: Poured a copper color with white head. Aroma is light hops. Taste was a nice soft hops with balanced fresh grain. Very drinkable and could be sessioned easily.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
markwise (5168) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - DEC 4, 2012
On draft at Props. Pours a medium orange-copper with an off-white head. Nose is a nice malt backbone with some citrus hops, some citrus pith, and a bit of tropical fruit. Flavor follows with citrus and mild pine with some mild fruit. Light in body, and no idea itís 6.5%. A nice, easy-drinking IPA overall.


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