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RATINGS: 32   MEAN: 3.95/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Hoptometrist is a crisp, dry, and very drinkable Double India Pale Ale with just enough malt to support huge bitterness and intense piney, citrusy and dark hop presence. FOOD PAIRINGS: Cuisine- BBQ Cheese- PEPPERY: Monterey / Pepper Jack SHARP: Blue, Cheddar PUNGENT: Gorgonzola, Limburger MEAT: Game, Grilled Meat, Salmon DESSERT: Very sweet sesserts like carrot cake, Caramel cheesecake, or Creme Brulee


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4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
gururyan (715) - Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA - AUG 8, 2013
UPDATED: APR 3, 2014 Poured from bomber into snifter, healthy head, cloudy gold, fantastic aroma. Super crisp and bright, wonderful hop taste...well balanced and sooo drinkable! Enjoying with some super spicy, homemade turkey chili on a hot summer evening. This is my second from Roughtail and I am blown away. I have got to find this on tap somewhere as I can’t afford $12 bombers. My new favorite Okie brew, well done!


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RRistow12 (693) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - JUN 28, 2016
Tasted from can. Pours a copper orange with white head. Slight haze with good lacing. Aroma is caramel, grapefruit, tropical fruits, floral notes. Taste is well balanced with moderate bitterness. Flavors of caramel, toffee, grapefruit, resin, some tropical fruits. Overall pretty well done. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rader58 (871) - Leawood, Kansas, USA - APR 17, 2016
16oz can. Pours hazy orange. Aroma of tangerine, pineapple, mango. Flavor is tropical fruits, tangerine, floral, hints of pine and caramel. Great flavors!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jrob21 (3403) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - APR 8, 2016
Fun name. Fun can. Aggressive hop profile and big sticky sweet body. Would love a little more fruity hops but that’s just where my taste has gone these days. Finish is requisite bitter pine.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pinkzambia (1803) - Boise, Idaho, USA - DEC 2, 2015
Tap@ McNellies - Tulsa: clear copper brown with a fluffy off white head. Sweet notes of floral hops and caramel. Thin body which is nice compared to so many thick syrupy 2 IPA’s. Musty hop flavors with a bitter trailer. Nice!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
alexanderj (3527) - Branson, Missouri, USA - NOV 27, 2015
Bottle. Poured an amber color with a frothy head. Aroma was a nice blend of caramel and hops. Flavor is even better; nice sweetness and hippiness. Caramel, fruity and earthy.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ratman197 (13080) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - NOV 6, 2015
16 oz can poured a clear tarnished gold with a small lasting creamy white head. Aromas of biscuit, tangerine, dank bud, pink grapefruit and tropical fruit. Palate was light bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of biscuit, grapefruit, pine and ligjt dankness with a smooth dry lingering bitter finish.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
SudsMcDuff (7976) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - OCT 18, 2015
its been Hit or miss with This brewery, but i enjoyed this One emmencly .. . finger Painting is fun .. green resin, Orange peel, grass .. . rich finish, Nice smooth brew .. . . How’s my Driving? I’ll tell you, mom Take this number down. one eight-hundred E, A, T, S, H... never Mind.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mcberko (13894) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 2, 2015
500mL can, sent from OKBeerFan (thanks a lot, Matt), pours a dark copper with a large beige head. Aroma brings out a great quality of resinous hops, a little wood and some caramel biscuity malt. Flavour is potent and wonderfully balanced, with truckloads of resinous hops, some pine, a little wood, and just enough caramel bready malt. Couldn’t really be better balanced. This is a wonderful top-class IIPA.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DrunkSanta410 (812) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 27, 2015
Tap at the patriarch, OKC. Amber pour, nice lacy white head. Aroma is floral hops, piney, dank, a bit of resin and hints of tropical fruit. Taste is smooth, piney, light sweetness, well balanced. Fantastic beer. Smooth palate, medium carbonation. Fantastic, could be a top 50 DIPA I n my opinion. Comparable to a Lacumbre Elevated.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Homer321 (4176) - Melboring, Florida, USA - MAY 14, 2015
Can thanks to okbeerfan. Nose is moderate to high in Pune and medium-low citrus. A very light malt sugar note in the nose taste is immediately butter but not pithy, then switches it up with a ton of citrus and orange marmalade in your mouth. Not much pine resin in the flavor. Mid palate is lightly sweet. Finished with a bit of alcohol but not too much. Expected at 8%. Overall a very delightful DIPA.


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