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RATINGS: 1417   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   IBU: 44   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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The distinctive India Pale Ale style was developed by British brewers in the 1700s in order to create a sturdy beer that could survive long sea journeys to far-flung colonies where troops eagerly awaited the arrival of this sublime liquid refreshment. Long Hammer takes the traditional IPA brewing process one step further by dry hopping, or adding hops at the end of the brewing process with Cascade hops to give a wonderful hop aroma but not the overpowering hop taste. Long Hammer IPA is the beer you find yourself reaching for again and again, no matter what the occasion. Long Hammer pairs nicely with grilled meats, seafood, Mexican, Indian, Thai or other spicy ethnic foods. Available year round.

Style: India Pale Ale
ABV: 6.5%
Malts: Pale, Caramel, Munich
Hops: Alchemy, Cascade, Willamette
Color SRM: 8.5
Bitterness Units: 44.0 IBU
Original Gravity: 14.40 degrees plato
Brewed Since: 1984


jehoey's rating

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jehoey (765) - Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 25, 2009
Aroma of cirtus hops with touches of peach and a little malt showing through. poured light in color with a white head only a little darker than a pils. flavor was up font bitterness with some citrus and light peach notes. lean bodied and easy drinking. an okay beer.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Simonsen (701) - NORWAY - NOV 23, 2014
Flaske fått av esp0r. Sløret, kobberfarget, moderat karbonert med hvit skumtopp. Smaker malt, blomster,granbar, karamell. Ingen kraftig ipa dette. Helt grei

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mike5326 (982) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - NOV 23, 2014
Poured from a bottle. Clear golden color, small white head. Medium floral hop nose. Medium body with a light floral flavor and a light finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
tonypreto (51) - Akron, Ohio, USA - NOV 21, 2014
12 oz bottle poured into pint glass. Subtle hop aroma, absolutely no head, no lacing. Didn’t care much for the taste. Many better options available, wouldn’t suggest.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ramboraffe (677) - SWEDEN - NOV 20, 2014
355 ml bottle. Clear orange amber with white head. Smell is citric and floral hops. Taste is caramel malty with citrus, floral and pine hop finish. Dry with medium bitterness and medium carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
sinte (353) - Udine, ITALY - NOV 18, 2014
Bottle 0.335L. Slightly hazy deep golden body with small, fizzy, white head, fully diminishing with virtually no lacing. Heavy hoppy (flowers, citrus) and light malty (grains, some caramel) aroma. Moderate-to-heavy bitter flavour with light-to-moderate sweet character. Light-to-medium body with watery texture; flat carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Desverger (2266) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 16, 2014
Can@The Social, Copenhagen (25DKK weekly special) - golden pour with a good white head. Aroma and taste is sweet fruity and malty, some biscuity caramel malts, citrus fruits, some pine and grassy notes, good thirst quencher and easy drinking for the abv. Nice.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
sandybeerme (1) - - NOV 8, 2014 does not count
Nice strong IPA. Does the trick effectively for the 195 calories. A fantastic bitter finish makes for a very enjoyable drink. No abundance of carbonation like some which means I can drink it faster. Love this bitter!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zekada (231) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - NOV 8, 2014
Bottle from beermerchants.com. Smell has a lot of citrus grass and fresh hops. Taste has some maltiness and some nice fresh hops, though it dosen’t taste very much. Palate is fresh and easy, quiet nice. Overall an oaky beer. Drinkable and easy, though it isn’t very tasteful.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
klk343 (73) - - NOV 7, 2014
Very clear golden. Lots of citrus hops. Higher carbonation level. Well balanced. Light.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bergstaden (1333) - Røros, NORWAY - NOV 1, 2014
Golden with a white head - Good fruity hop aroma - Good malt to support a good hop profile with fruits and some pine - Long hop finish that has fruits, some pine and it ends dry This was good


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