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Revolution The Whip
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RATINGS: 21   MEAN: 3.72/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A Wheat IPA that lashes the tongue with with a blend of hops including Japanese Sorachi Ace which taste a bit a like lemongrass. A bit different than the normal IPA.


4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
golfmanmike (1) - Illinois, USA - SEP 17, 2014 does not count
Good, would recommend. Great representation of the style I am now adding words to hit the minimum character limit even though my first 2 sentences got my point across

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
crossovert (7721) - Illinois, USA - SEP 25, 2013
Cocnut and dank weed form this one. Ample bitterness. Fuck yest its awesome.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rosenbergh (7238) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 5, 2013
Draught at the Revolution Brewpub, Chicago, IL.
Hazy deep golden colour with a small foamy white head. Strong citrusy and resiny hops and strong bitterness in the aroma. Balanced. Delicious. Wheat, mild yeast, resiny and piney hops and moderate bitterness. Very tasty. Highly drinkable. Wow! I liked this one a lot.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pantanap (3366) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 30, 2010
Sample from revbrew...pours a semi-hazy medium amber brown pour with a thin white head... Aroma of fresh and assertive citrus on the sweeter side with tangerine and other fruity notes... Flavors are much of the same with a good sweet citrus tangerine moreso than the wheat aspect. Very nicely done overall.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheAlum (5833) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JUN 30, 2010
Draft on tap at the brewpub (Chicago, IL). Pours a nice glowing orange amber, good fiery glow with haze, small offwhite head dies to a small head, laces small. Aromas are a big blast of grapefruit and peach, mango and juicy fruits with decent florals and citrusy hop bite. Some malty biscuits and bread, pale malts with a light wheaty ester. Initial is medium bodied, a huge peach and grapefruit feel, moderate fruity bitterness, citrus and florals, very juicy with good bitterness and pale and bready. Dry florals and a touch of flaked wheat does indeed peak through. Nice bitterness, good balance, a lot of juicy fruit especially and more sessionable than say other IPAs. Very nice, fresh, "juicy". These Revo IPAs have some great hop flavors. Cheers.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
NobleSquirrel (3437) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 2, 2010
Draft at Revolution. Pours a slightly hazy gold with a billowy, fluffy head. Nose is a bit grassy, distant lemon and orange-blossom. Also a bit of a bready note as well. Not really much lemongrass in there compared to when I’ve brewed 100% SA beers in the past. On taste, there is an astringent note that comes through, along with citrus peel and a light and clean bitterness. Also perceiving some alcohol. Nice full body and round mouthfeel. Decent.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
chicagodri (1683) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 7, 2010
Draft at Revolution. Pours a cloudy gold with a decent size off white head. Nose of lemon and other citrus, and grass hops. Good citrus flavor, light wheat character and a really well done and rounded IPA. Keep the beer coming.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
FunkyBrewster (1518) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 30, 2011
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a bright golden with a small white head. Aroma is very peachy and nicely citric, very fresh with a nice grassy character to it along with some sweet caramel note. Flavor is also very peachy, nice and juicy fruitiness. The wheat is barely there, but it tastes quite refreshing and clean, again grassy and citric, finishing with just a moderate bitterness. Medium body and a moderate carbonation. Nice IPA

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
LilBeerDoctor (3506) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 31, 2011
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a clear light orange with a thick white head. Aroma of lots of citrus, grassy hops, hop oils. Flavor is very citrus with hop oils and wheat malt. Crisp and quite rich in hops. Interesting and tasty IPA! 8/4/8/4/14 [3.8/5]

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaser (2990) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 18, 2014
Cloudy orange pour with white foamy sticky head. Draft at revolution brewery. Tropical fruity hoppy delicious aroma. Mild bitter citrus lemon and grapefruity taste. Lighter than expected. Very good. Poundable


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