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RATINGS: 261   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
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Wiping your rear with a pine cone is about as rough as camping should get. That’s why we invented this portable IPA in a can. A hoppy, refreshing beverage that goes great with campfires, bears, granola, and mosquito repellent. Happy Camping!


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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerguy101 (5319) - Newark, California, USA - OCT 4, 2012
This IPA pours a medium orange gold color from a 12oz can. Medium sized white foamy head. The aroma is fruity and sweet, citrusy, piney and a little earthy. A medium bodied India Pale Ale. The malts are fruity, bready and sweet. The hops are mostly citrusy and piney, but there is some earthiness as well. Good carbonation. Nice balance, but there are a whole lot of hops in this one. Medium bitterness, but some nice malts as well. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean and crisp. Aftertaste is mostly bitter.


2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
razzanof (45) - Leavenworth, Kansas, USA - JAN 25, 2015
From a can. Aroma is a toasted malt with a pine backbone. Taste is earthy, metallic, and weak. Very watery palate with minimal hops and a toasty finish. A very unbalanced IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
crossovert (8197) - Illinois, USA - JAN 6, 2015
355ml can. BB 03/10/15. Slightly hazed golden pour, huge foamy white head that sticks. Aroma is light with some herbal notes and mango. Flavor is dry and zippy, light bready malt, fruity hops, nothing over the top, very smooth and drinkable and not full-flavored but it helps the sessionability.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zeswaft (1422) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 4, 2015
Can. Copper with off white head. Aroma of pine and biscuits. Flavor is full bodied with a firm bitterness. Mostly pine and a little citrus hops. Biscuity malts. Not bad.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Braudog (5932) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - DEC 31, 2014
Draft at some BW3. Thick-looking brew, drinks with a heavy hand, but easy-going character. Tad too malty in the balance, but still a pretty good beer. I’d keep this in the fridge. (#5907, 10/28/2014)

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Finhead (1245) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - DEC 22, 2014
Hazy, burnt orange with an off-white head. The aroma is mildly hoppy, mostly pine. It has a medium body with oily texture and average carbonation. The taste is bittersweet with a slightly more bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ramboraffe (761) - SWEDEN - OCT 27, 2014
355 ml can. Clear amber with white head. Smell is citrus and pine. A little fruit too. Taste is dry bitter pine and citrus and floral. Dry with medium bitterness and low carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Danyel (1132) - Colorado, USA - OCT 22, 2014
Can. Pours clear orange with thick white head. Aroma is spruced. caramel, nut. Taste is a bit resinous, spruce, medium-bodied, balanced. Overall, good but nothing amazing.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jsmanigold (33) - - OCT 4, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 3, 2014 A decent IPA out of a can. Had a nice citrus aroma. It had a good pine/citrus taste. After filling my mouth with a good amount of the IPA, it tasted a little watered down when it came to the hops. Happy Camper seemed more like a Pale Ale than an IPA. It had a nice price. I would try it again.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6164) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 23, 2014
"Above average ipa, aromatic and flavorful, with big notes of pine and citrus (mainly orange and grapefruit). The malt used isn’t really anything special, and that makes this a good ipa instead of a great one."

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
JamesMichael (7) - Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA - SEP 22, 2014 does not count
From a can at local Smith’s. I’ve gradually gravitated to this local offering as my favorite IPA. Not as extreme as the high end west coast stuff but much more balanced. Fluffy white head on the pour revealing beautiful amber color and moderate carbonation. Piney hops nose and taste comes through loud and clear on the front and the back side balanced by a nice malty backbone and creamy texture. Not a particularly complex beer, but in the end, that’s what I like about it the most. Highly recommended!


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