RateBeer
overall
92
86
style
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   IBU: 66   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
GenkiGonzo (360) - Kyoto, JAPAN - OCT 25, 2014
Draught at Craft Beer Base. Clear gold with decent lacing. Big citrus hop aroma, some pine. Flavour is much fuller than I expexted from looking at it. Great fruit flavour with bitter hops.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
marcus (6763) - Sacramento, California, USA - OCT 13, 2014
On tap at Capitol Beer & Tap Room. Pours golden blonde with a thick beige head and a citrus aroma. There is a hearty pale malt flavor with considerable hop bitterness. Nice hop profile.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oRos (1200) - sacramento, California, USA - OCT 4, 2014
On tap at capitol beer and taproom. Pours copper with white head. Nice aroma. Has a fruity hop taste with a dry bitter finish

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Chadski4 (129) - Los Angeles, California, USA - SEP 28, 2014
Huge pillowy white head. Pale golden color that is very hazy. Pine and resin aromas dominate through to the flavors. Maybe could use a bit more carbonation? Decent finish but nothing extraordinary overall.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (13162) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 3, 2014
Bottle. Hazy bright yellow color, white edge head. Nice tropical fruit aroma. Taste is bitter fruit.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joet (2218) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - AUG 3, 2014
Big grapefruit aroma, beautiful golden color and big rocky white head. Some light dank and pine, bushy vines, light mineral. Biscuity, honeydew. Mostly sweet finish. Lots of potential here but too bitter and too sweet. This is negatively affecting the body, finish and hop expression. Less bittering, keep dry hops, soften feel, less residual sugar.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BrewDad (5015) - Olympia, Washington, USA - AUG 3, 2014
San Diego Trip Summer 2014 - Nice easy drinking IPA. Awesome hops flavors and finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brenhophead (593) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUL 29, 2014
Small can into a spig IPA glass. Pours a clear light golden with a nice big white head. Very nice tropical fruit/perfume like aroma. Very resinous and bitter in the flavour with some of the tropical fruit as well as piney notes.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Barreras (1047) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - JUL 9, 2014
Pours a yellow-orange color with a hops aroma. Taste is simple, mildly hoppy, with a slight bitter aftertaste. A really simple IPA that was less than impressive. Kind of watery and not complex, tastes mass produced.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
reebtogi (4360) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 6, 2014
650ml bomber pours a golden orange color with a 2 finger white head that retains well and leaves some decent lacing on the glass. Aroma is bold with pine, grapefruit, tropical fruits, and hints of caramel. Taste is a caramel malt and tropical fruit sweetness with a bold pine and grapefruit hop bitterness. Well balanced and tasty. A very well crafted IPA that I thoroughly enjoyed.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1  2  3 4 5 6 7


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50