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RATINGS: 4   MEAN: 3.7/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   IBU: 48   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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A session IPA? Its a hybrid between a pale ale and IPA. With the hop flavor and aroma of an IPA but the lower alcohol of a pale ale. The combination of New Zealand Motueka and U.S. Centennial hops in the whirlpool and fermenter give the Hy-PA a complex hoppy, citrus, passion fruit aroma and flavor.


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
estover (52) - Valencia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 3, 2013
Pours crazy cloudy with a nice head that reduces to a nice coating on the top of the brew, really nice lacing. Color is golden straw and very opaque. The noise is a bit muted when cold but opens up as it warms. There is a nice citrus hop in the front that slowly changes over to bitter. There is lemon rind and grapefruit in the middle. VERY enjoyable brew. Low ABV makes a growler a piece of cake. If you are in the area stop and try some of their offerings.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerman6686 (4170) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 15, 2013
This one poured a hazy dark yellow color with a white head. Aroma was lots of flowers, and citrus, mild grain too. Flavor was very floral, then with a rich orangy citrusy finish. Different hop profile but tasty.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
artmcd8 (1496) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 13, 2013
UPDATED: JUL 17, 2013 Pours a cloudy yellow with a white head. Citrus hop aroma with some pine/floral notes too. White lacing down the glass. Effervescent and refreshing.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
LilBeerDoctor (3413) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Growler from the brewery. Pours a cloudy yellow-orange with a thick foamy white head. Aroma of grassy hops, lemon, citrus, floral hops, fruity hops. Lots of fruity ester hops in the aroma. Flavor of the same fruity/floral hops up front with bready malt in the middle and a spicy hop finish. Light, hoppy, and citrusy IPA. This brewery is off to a good start! 8/4/7/4/14 [3.7/5]


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