Volgon (2763) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 20, 2004
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Extreme Beer Fest 2004: Ruby orange with a nice lasting white head. Orange and grapefruit aroma, oily texture. Starts bitter and ends even more bitter with a long aftertaste. It is good to see Sam Adams making beers like this.
dirtymike (2016) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 19, 2004
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Extreme Beer Fest '04, Copper in color with a small white head. Mild aroma of hops.Malty with a sweet finish.
vwsteggie (684) - Paxton, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 18, 2004
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Extreme Beer Fest Boston 2004: Has a orange/amber color and fruit/hop smell. Taste is all hops and finishes with a good bitterness. Overall a pretty good IPA.
OldGrowth (2350) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 18, 2004
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft @ extreme beer fest'04: Good nose Piney and Perfumy. Classic bronze orange color. Carmel,roasty/burnt, piney flavors. Easy drinking. Maybe a tad on the thin side compared to most 2IPA's. Enjoyable