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RATINGS: 67   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   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.


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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jehoesefat (291) - Poway, California, USA - JUN 16, 2014
Skunky aroma, but very appealing. Pours extremely clear light orange with a white head. Good bitter flavors, not too strong. Refreshing, but the aroma is off putting.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
beechner224 (710) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - NOV 21, 2014
Can from Jess. Pours with large white head, golden yellow color. Aroma is strong grass and citrus, tangerine. Taste is light, dry, bittering after taste. Bitterness doesn’t linger too long on the tongue. Pretty tasty and easy drinking.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rick_91709 (186) - USA - NOV 16, 2014
Poured from a can. Hazy gold with a big white head. Lots of lacing. Citrus aroma. Bitter pine taste. Good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madchemist83 (68) - USA - NOV 12, 2014
Grapefruit aromas with some pine. Major pine in taste. Very full bodied ipa. Decent west coast style

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thegreenrooster (3261) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - NOV 1, 2014
Pour is a hazy blonde with a small white head. Aroma is plenty of fruity hop. Flavor is again a nice fruity hop with plenty of bitterness. Very clean with fruity hops aplenty.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerFanDan17 (1017) - Brunswick, Maine, USA - OCT 29, 2014
Sample on draft at Neighborhood in downtown San Diego. A very bitter IPA with a smooth mouthfeel. Pours a light golden. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zymurgeist2 (1078) - Redwood City, California, USA - OCT 26, 2014
From bomber to pint glass. Aroma is moderate high citrus with low levels of resin and pine. Faint green onion. Clear, deep yellow with a full white head that retains well with large bubbles and a soft top. Flavor is overt resin and pine, with very restrained citrus. Moderate maltiness is a little too high to make this enjoyable. This beer is very bitter, making it seem out of balance with the malt and hop flavor/aroma.

2.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
DYCSoccer17 (3345) - Woodland, California, USA - OCT 25, 2014
Pint in tap at Mojos in Woodland. The aroma is nice with piney, resinous, and tropical citrus character. Slightly dank, too. Transparent golden yellow body with a mefium, fizzy white head. Starts with a weird herbal, oniony hop flavor. Not much in the way of malt balance in the middle, or anything to balance the hop bitterness. Finishes a bit medicinal with a harsh aspirin-like bitterness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
GenkiGonzo (337) - 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 (6680) - 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 (1155) - 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


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