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RATINGS: 835   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   IBU: 67   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
We heap the hops into each batch of our Thunderhead IPA. A golden nectar with a striking floral aroma, Thunderhead holds a harmonious balance between its bold hop bitterness and subtle malt backbone.

2-Row Pale Barley, Munich 10L, Caramel, Carapils

Nugget, CTZ

OG: 16.7

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ferris (12427) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 7, 2012
Draft - Mild nose with fruity citrus hops. Clear gold with thick persistent head. Punch of bitterness and grapefruit hops. A long but entirely unpleasant finish. The mild nose masks the strength but a decent IPA.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
aleph (231) - - AUG 23, 2012
Draught @ Pyramid, Berkeley. Golden pour with disappearing head, no lacing. Hoppy, piney, some florals, dry, slight bitterness, remarkable tastelessness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
crazyvin (2026) - New York, USA - AUG 20, 2012
A nice amber-orange body thin white head that had some retention but no lace. Aroma was a mix of caramel malts and some mild pine hops. Flavor was similar. Mostly two-dimensional. Finish was slightly dry and the carbonation seemed a bit elevated. Nothing really wowed me about this beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maxwelldeux (4343) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - AUG 13, 2012
Pours a dark gold with a smallish head. I get pretty much no smell off this one, but I found the taste pleasantly hoppy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
keepersj12 (3058) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - AUG 11, 2012
Kind of bland for me. Has a bit of a floral aroma and a malt base. The flavor has a bit of malt up front and a moderate hop presence. The finish is dry and is a bit thin.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rocbyter (2072) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - AUG 9, 2012
Moderate floral hop aroma. Light orange hazy color with a large white head. Light bitter beginning building to a moderate finish. Creamy palate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
AdamGott (386) - Idaho Falls, Idaho, USA - AUG 2, 2012
This is a pretty solid beer with a great hops/malt balance. One of my go to beers in the summer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Arayaga2 (2114) - portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 20, 2012
Mildly hazy yellow with a white head. It doesn’t really smell like anything- just faintly sweet, and the same is true of the taste, almost to the extent that I question if they bottled the right beer. Very slight bitterness in the finish. $1.8/12oz

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Scrapersnbeer (1532) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 16, 2012
Malty caramel aroma, which is a surprise given the 67 BUs. Orange with a film of haze. Sharply bitter, not nuanced in terms of hops, with an aftertaste of dried orange peels and pine tar. Medium and slick body. Best by 7/28/12. Okay. thats next week, but this is not the IPA.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
reebtogi (5593) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 12, 2012
355ml bottle pours a golden orange color with a finger of white head that leaves a few spots of lacing on the glass. Aroma is piney with some citrus and light caramel. Taste is piney and citrus hop bitterness with a caramel malty sweet backbone. Light to medium in body and moderately carbonated for a nice tingle on the tongue. Not one of the best IPA’s out there, but this is still a tasty brew and I enjoyed the experience.

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