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A hop loverís delight! In the India pale ale tradition, this brew is very hoppy in both aroma and flavor from the generous amounts of Cascade hops used in brewing. Look for a medium to full body and golden straw color.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dberger624 (1028) - Phila, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 12, 2002
Not enough hops. Missing something at the end.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Vac (2445) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 12, 2002
Deep amber gold color with a medium thick head and good lace. Sweet fruity (citrus) aroma. Bitter hoppy flavor throughout with a hint of sweetness. medium bodied and dry.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dankfor20 (193) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - DEC 8, 2002
This had the hints of a good IPA but needed a bigger hop presence. didnít have the dry bitter finish i want from a good IPA. but it did have a little of that good kinda grassy floral aroma nad taste just needs more of it.

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
JahNoth (1039) - Rochester, New York, USA - DEC 6, 2002
I have never seen an IPA that looked like a Labatts, but this is it. Because I live in Upstate NY, I want to like Saranac products…but the taste is never there. Genny light has more flavor. This beer should be embarassed to call itself an IPA.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
LordNeuf (136) - Acton, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 6, 2002
Nice hue, had to do a faster pour to get a prolonged head... which was clear and hoppy. Not really big on IPA but this was something I enjoyed.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
austinpowers (2826) - New York, New York, USA - DEC 4, 2002
I like Saranac but canít get into IPAs much, so something had to give here. Adequately hopped and fairly enjoyable.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
estoppel (1028) - Buffalo, New York, USA - NOV 30, 2002
Straw color, small head, Cascady nose. Body lacks the strong malty backbone of the better IPAs; hops are evident but not assertive. This is typical Saranac: a mediocre example of the style.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rockinout (966) - Kent, Ohio, USA - NOV 24, 2002
"IPA light". Decent head, looks OK. Not very hoppy.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheBeerCollector (633) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - NOV 19, 2002
Bottle- Looks good in the glass but the flavor is weak for an American IPA. Could use some more hops.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Drew (2411) - Kent, Ohio, USA - NOV 16, 2002
Hoppier than I expected. Nice sweet malts in the background. This is an easy drinkiní IPA


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