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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   IBU: 130   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Belgian-Style Double IPA (100ish IBU, 9.0% ABV)


4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BoulderOnTap (8) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - SEP 2, 2013 does not count
Been seeing this around Boulder a lot more often lately. It pours a good-looking, light orange and a light and fluffy head rests on top. The hops are strong on this one; grassy in the nose with a slight citrus aroma and flip-flopping in the flavor to citrus (mostly orange) with the grass lingering in the background. Light in body, with a slight tickling carbonation, this is a bitter, hoppy, yeasty treat.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mms222 (9) - Colorado, USA - AUG 30, 2013 does not count
Thing white lacing and golden in color. First smell is boozy. Tastes amazing... fruity, grassy, crisp hoppy and bitter. Nice change from the everyday IPAs in the market! Definitely worth trying this beer!

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
cornfed (16) - Colorado, USA - AUG 30, 2013
True Belgian IPA. I guess I donít understand why this isnít rated higher? Do the IPA geeks realize this isnít meant to be a 100IBU monster? I like the fact that RiNo sticks to traditional styles and doesnít get caught up in the hype of "Americanizing" all of their beers. I do love America though

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
rburrell89 (10) - Lakewood, Colorado, USA - AUG 22, 2013
By far my favorite beer from this brewery. Nice orange tint with a strong fruit nose. Good carbonation and full bodied. If youíre a Belgian style fan then this is a must try.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jeffj611 (5) - - AUG 22, 2013 does not count
22 oz bottle. Hazy orange with big white head that laces the glass. Fruit, grass, and little whiff of funkiness. Citrus and fruity Belgian esters. Slight, pleasant hop bitterness.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
seanrdolan (7) - Alabama, USA - AUG 21, 2013 does not count
Great bright citrusy aroma combined with the crisp hop bitterness and slight spice. Great balance and leaves you wanting another.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SbuwB (15) - Denver, Alabama, USA - AUG 19, 2013
Nice aroma with citrusy orange tagged to it. Nice foamy head with a nice aroma and tasty finish. Would drink again.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alesales (10) - Colorado, USA - AUG 15, 2013
2 my favorite beer styles (Belgian Ale and IPA) combined into one!! Lemony, grapefruity, spicy ester aroma. Taste is bitter, citric mixed with slight sweet bready flavors. Great beer, Nothing else like it in colorado!

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
munzerman (9) - Colorado, USA - AUG 14, 2013 does not count
I poured bottle into a wide tulip glass to admire this cloudy burnt orange beer with a off white head. Big grapefruit citrus and white pepper spice aromas. Big blast of hop bitterness up front yielding nicely to belgian spice esters and semi sweet malt finish. Big IPAís and Belgian-Style ales are two of my favorite styles, which I get to enjoy at the same time in this awesome brew!

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
BeerMAN314 (5) - loveland, Colorado, USA - AUG 12, 2013 does not count
I thought this beer was really nice. Had a very clean finish. Not overly hoppy at the end. Nice cloudy color. Very distinct Belgian yeast aroma. One of my new favorites.


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