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RATINGS: 99   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   IBU: 66   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Everything you’d expect from a great American IPA: Hop-forward, yet civilized. Bitter but balanced. Cascade hops ring loud and clear with citrus/pine notes and are backed up by a chorus of our other favorites - Apollo, Centennial, Chinook, Columbus, Crystal, and Simcoe.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TimE (3971) - Tokyo, JAPAN - MAY 23, 2015
Translucent golden color with tropical fruits nose. Medium body decent tropical fruitiness, decent bitterness, clean IPA by its modest bitterness. But not trying to do anything special.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JBPortland (1095) - Portland, Maine, USA - MAY 14, 2015
22oz bottle pours clear amber orange with a finger of head. Nose is piney resin, mango, citrus fruit, melon, grass. Taste is medium-high bitterness, lots of resiny pine, onion, orange, and grassy citrus. Finishes bitter with light malt sweetness, sticky pine, citrus, resin, grapefruit. Textbook west-coast style IPA that pulls it off very well.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
721Lance (82) - Oceanside Ca, California, USA - MAY 7, 2015
Yellow fizzy. Some pine a bunch of carbonation. Bitter initially watery finish. Not a bad beer but not a great one either.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kespecial (113) - - APR 29, 2015
Pours yellow gold. Aroma is stone fruit, pine resin, floral, maybe some pepper/coriander spiciness? Taste is very bitter, lemon peel, grapefruit. Overall very nice and truly dry and bitter. I like just a tad more sweetness but this is well done and worth grabbing if fresh.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
swoopjones (6737) - Buffalo, New York, USA - APR 27, 2015
draft , Chico, CA. decent IPA. golden colored pour, citrus & pine forward bitterness, caramel malt backbone. full mouthfeel. decent

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
euniceradio (93) - Colton, California, USA - APR 17, 2015
Pours hazy gold. Good foamy head. Aroma of tropical fruits, earth, pine resin and lemon. Taste of caramel malts but overwhelmed by trop fruit, hop spice, and floral. Finish is grapefruit with lasting floral and woodsy qualities. Nice medium mouthfeel.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DavidWoodruff (433) - Windsor, California, USA - APR 16, 2015
Beautiful deep gold color with a quickly-disappearing white head. Citrus and pine dominate the aroma with some mild earthy notes. Nice balance of malt and hops, flavors leaning towards resiny pine. Medium to full bodied with a long bitter finish. Overall a respectable West Coast IPA.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Fox13riderco (6) - Sacramento, California, USA - APR 14, 2015 does not count
This is a really refreshing IPA, on a hot day after a long day of work this is my go to beer. It is very citrusy, and has a fresh hoppy flavor. One of my favorite drinks right now. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Seannpc (75) - - APR 11, 2015
Not much aroma on this. Lighter yellow color and no cloudiness. Mild start with slight bitterness with a similar finish ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lagerboy (1504) - British Columbia, CANADA - APR 11, 2015
Bomber. Opaque paler orange yellow, finer off-white foam moastly lasts. Tropical forest fruit aroma. Mostly grapefruit taste up front, gets more tropical fruity, fainter floral forest spice, subdued lightly sweet c-malt. Average carbonation, light-medium bodied, well hopped. Tasty. NFL (Not For Lagerboys)


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