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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 2.98/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Saranac Wet Hop IPA is a specially brewed beer made with locally grown New York State Heirloom and Cascade hops. These hops were hand picked by friends of Saranac to create this one of a kind, delicious Double IPA. Brewed less than 24 hours after picking, you’ll notice the distinct hop freshness and citrusy herbal flavor. Your taste buds will stand up and take notice!


3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (11527) - Woodland, California, USA - DEC 13, 2012
Bomber from HalfTime. Pours light golden/orange amber with a transient white head. Aroma of light citrus and some herb/veg. Med body. Flavor is rather herbal with some background citrus. It’s a good hoppy beer, but at 7% I don’t think it qualifies as imperial/double. Finishes dry and pretty bitter.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jtclockwork (8945) - , New Jersey, USA - APR 21, 2013
Bottle shared by Jay at Zach and Matt’s 4/20 IPA tasting. Pours clear yellow gold with white head. Nose and taste of grass, light hop water and light grain. No flavor. Light bodied.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sammy (8942) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 26, 2011
On tap at the Blue Tusk. The bitterness is in your face, its not so drinkable. Very vegetable taste. Above averae mouthfee of this salad. lacey and one eighth of an inch head.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DocLock (8054) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 21, 2014
Aged bomber via PUB’R. Poured dark straw with minimal head. Nose was piney hops, citrus, caramel malt. Medium palate heft, with flavors of caramel malt, piney hops, and mild citrus.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Hansen (6885) - Assentoft, DENMARK - NOV 2, 2013
Amber coloured and faint hazy. Has a white head. Aroma is light sweet, fruity, some wet herbs, vegetables. Flavor starts light sweet, finish heavy to harsh bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
j12601 (6863) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - APR 21, 2013
Bottle at a tasting at Matt’s place. Pours a clear gold with a thin white head. Sweet caramel and graininess on the nose, soft sweet toast, a bit of dusty hops. Grainy, sweet with some caramel and some light earthy hops. Moves into a long bitterness. As with most Saranac beers, this is not terrible.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
douglas88 (6333) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 21, 2013
Bomber. Pours a clear copper color with a larg white head. A light sweet caramel and rusty nose. A light sweet flavor, some caramel, light perfume. Little hops. Hurt by the style listing. Not an ipa or iipa. Drinkable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
daniele (5792) - ITALY - JUL 13, 2013
Oro discreta schiuma media persistenza leggero sentore luppolato leggero cotto amaromedio leggeropompelmo non molto intensa

2.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
jredmond (5655) - Manhattan, New York, USA - NOV 1, 2012
Draft at Pony Bar HK with Linh and Vi. Pours an amber body with white lacing. Aroma is plain - maybe some muted malts, lots of caramel, and grainy lager notes. Mouthfeel is thin with notes of grain, somehwat offensive. Not an IPA, no where near a double IPA. Awful.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Zita (4921) - Assentoft, DENMARK - NOV 2, 2013
light sweet hoppy aroma,amber, hazy, minimal head, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, oily feel, soft carbonation, nice hoppy finish.


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