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RATINGS: 575   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   IBU: 43   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Brewing innovation is about asking "what if?". What if we gave an IPA a new identity and used some of our favorite West Coast hops, with their grapefruit, piney, & tropical fruit character, in a lager? The result is this boldly hoppy & and flavorful brew with the crisp smoothness of a lager. Cheers!

MALT VARIETIES Samuel Adams two-row pale malt blend and Munich malt
HOP VARIETIES Zeus, Simcoe, Citra, Ahtanum, Cascade, Centennial, and Nelson Sauvin hops

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Koskela (505) - Marysville, California, USA - APR 13, 2014
Slightly sweet like they used a bavarian or german yeast and some hop aroma come from this crystal clear pale amber or orange colored ale. A delicious hop flavor ... Cascade i belive... Compliment the light maltieness of this brew. Its not overly sweet. Its crisp and light/medium bodied. Overall its a decent brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
woodychevy (847) - - APR 13, 2014
I really like this beer. And, am somewhat shocked that I really like this beer. Had on tap in Charleston. Pours perfect IPA color- that amber orange that makes the mouth water. Nice head. Nose is citrus and sweet malt. Mouthfeel is decent- medium. Sort of tastes like a really good IPA with a crisp, refreshing finish. Just a different take on a great style. Really well done.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
partywithanM (103) - Kansas City, Kansas, USA - APR 10, 2014
12oz bottle. Never had a IPL before. Not bad at all. Nice floral nose to it and the flavor matches it pretty well.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ryrpat (325) - Illinois, USA - APR 6, 2014
Very nice and crisp beer. Nice hops with a refreshing fruit taste. Will drink again ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kidobutai (629) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - APR 5, 2014
Refreshing but run-of-the-mill IPA, a tad cloudy amber, small head but nice lacing. Good fruity aroma, not just grapefruit either. The more I drank, the more I enjoyed it. Okay, maybe not so run-of-the-mill.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
maneliquor (3483) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - APR 4, 2014
It’s no To Ol Raid beer but it does a pretty good job as a lager. Nice and clean with bright tropical punchy hops. Tasty stuff

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DedicatedToFun (4000) - Santa Monica, California, USA - APR 3, 2014
Pretty decent IPL, six pack from whole foods, pretty hoppy but not too strong and drinkable

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jcnielsen (3195) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - APR 3, 2014
Bottle. Pours an amber color with white head. Grassy, garden, earthy, hoppy aromas. Grainy, grassy, veggie, bread flavors. Meh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Oakes (15615) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 1, 2014
Hazy light amber. Aroma is a bit earthy, stale. Taste is like the lager but with more hops and stale. Dull malts are kind of chewy and the alcohol muscles in at the end...high end krepkoe.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
texrx (40) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAR 31, 2014
This IPL smells like an IPA..... And it tastes like an IPA but with a Lager style underneath. It gives this beer great carbonation and mouth-feel. The malt is light which is good for this style. Very sessionable

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