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RATINGS: 1339   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Samuel Adams® Latitude 48 IPA is a unique IPA brewed with a select blend of hops from top German, English, and American growing regions all located close to the 48th latitude within the “hop belt” of the Northern Hemisphere. The combination of hops in this beer creates a distinctive but not overpowering hop character. The beer is dry hopped with Ahtanum, Simcoe®*, and East Kent Goldings hops for a powerful citrus and earthy aroma. The hop character is balanced by a slight sweetness and full body from the malt blend.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 14, 2011

Bottle 12fl.oz. @ home.

Clear medium amber orange colour with a average to large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, hay - grass, moderate heavy hoppy, orange - citrus, fruity, pine, grass - hay. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, dry, dusty hops - grass. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110713]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (32032) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 9, 2011
12 fl oz bottle. Pours golden deep amber with a small tan head. Aroma is mild fruity and slight metallic. Bitter, fruity, light caramelish sweetness. Dry and slight herbal. Lingering dense hoppy and dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (29847) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 7, 2011
Bottled. A dark red beer wih a lazing tan head. The aroma has notes of elderflowers, peaches, malt, caramel, and hops. The flavor is flavor is sweet with notes of caramel, bread, malt, hops, and spicy, leading to a bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 3, 2011
Bottle 35,5 cl. Courtesy of Pinball. Pours a clear amber with a small off-white head. Fresh fruity and citrusy hop aroma. Medium body, sweet malts and a little caramel. Very fresh hoppiness, both flowery and citrusy. Subdued bitterness. 030711

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (21507) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2011
Bottle at home. Clear orange red coloured with a small off-white head. Fruity aroma of caramel, hops and grass with notes of pine needles. Fruity flavour of grass and hops with notes of peaches. Dry hoppy finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (20902) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 28, 2013
Bottled@SBWF2012. Amber colour with a small slightly off-white foamy head. Aroma is grapefruit, peaches, some slight citrus along with some bready and caramel maltiness to it. Flavour is quite sweet from floral and fruity hops, and the malts are rather crisp and sweet as well. Balanced, and maybe it could do with a bit more complex malty profile.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (19953) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 5, 2010
Bottled at Stockholm Beer Festival. Clear amber, mid sized head. Comolex floral grapefruit aroma Mid sweet with clean, rounded mouthfeel and medium body. Richly hoppy with tangerine and floral notes. Marked bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (17520) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 12, 2011
Bottle. Pours a clear amber color with a longlasting white head. Has a fruity hoppy aroma with hints of caramel. Fruity malty weak hoppy bitter flavor with hints of caramel. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (14158) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 3, 2011
Bottle from Kvickly. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are rich hops, malt, caramel and flowers.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yngwie (14146) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 8, 2012
Bottle. It’s a dark golden beer, clear, and topped by a finger thick, off-white to beige head. The aroma has caramel maltyness, but it mostly hop driven, with citrus, peaches and a touch of pine cones. A bit sweetish on the palate, full-bodied, with a nice piney and citrusy flavor. A good bitterness follows you till the very end. Except that I find it too sweet, it’s a tasteful and pleasant beer. 110916


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