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Sawdust City Lone Pine IPA

Brewed by Sawdust City Brewing Company
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Gravenhurst, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 129   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67/5   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
You approach the solitary windswept pine as it sits stoically upon its tiny perch of Canadian Shield and you wonder to yourself, “Why does this beautiful tree stand alone?” Then as you step closer, in awe of its majestic splendour, a branch blows down and slaps you right across your face. Sawdust City’s Lone Pine IPA is aggressively hopped and bursting with flavours of pine and citrus, loaded with mounds of hops and balanced with a blend of 4 different malts. Like that truculent tree, each glass is like a pine bow across your face.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ComradeK (1107) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - SEP 26, 2016
Draught at The Craft Beer Market, Ottawa. Pours a clear dark gold, with a moderate off-white head, which lasts very well and leaves good lacing. Plenty of pine and mango hops mix with a little caramel malt in the aroma. Strong pine, mango and pineapple hops up front give way to a good caramel malt backbone. Bracing pine hops finish it off. This is a very good IPA, with plenty of hops flavour.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
googleimage83 (49) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 27, 2016
Pine, orange, mango, peach on the nose - high quality. Pours a cloudy maple-orange with large, pillowy and clingy head. Taste is fruity hops, dry citrus, pine, with grainy malt. Finish is long and pleasantly bitter with grapefruit peel. Well balanced, but a bit too heavy for sessioning. Great beer all-around.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BytownJon (56) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 10, 2016
Tall boy can. Murky deep yellow body and for mine, lots of sediment. Aroma to die for. Turned away for a second after pouring it, and the citrus and pine-y hops caught my nose when coming back. Mouth is weaker than aroma, still sweet malts with hoppy after bite but mild.Some wildness infused in the fruitiness. But very drinkable. Don’t think could do more than 2 in a sitting.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
shoulderbroken (3755) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JUL 24, 2016
Can from Tanakaya. Nice pine aroma, quite full on. Taste is less so. Decent pine bitterness, bit of citrus and light tropical fruit, but the body is a bit lifeless. Maybe this hasn’t made it to Japan in the best condition. Nice still though.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ljthiessen (1125) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 19, 2016
Can. Cloudy orange-yellow pour with a white head. Aroma is bright citrus zest with hints of tropical fruit. Taste is fairly bitter up front with plenty of citrus, some sweet fruit notes and a dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brettsky06 (179) - Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 17, 2016
Murky yellow color with a strong pine aroma. Taste has some pine and grapefruit. Bitterness is sharp and long lasting, very tasty IPA

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Wixie (335) - BELGIUM - JUL 6, 2016
Clear blond liquid, large head. Strong aroma of hops. Light body, little bit carbonation. Taste is bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TimE (5046) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JUL 1, 2016
Cloudy a bit of band aid fruitiness. Not the best condition mildly bitter. Bought in japan, they need to cold refridge this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamestulloch (3428) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 20, 2016
Keg at Bar Hop. Clear amber body with a thin white head. Steady carbonation. Good lacing. Aroma of orange and burnt caramel. Flavour of marmalade and sweet orange. Medium body with a sticky mouthfeel. Soft fizz. A solid IPA but it feels quite sweet and heavy somehow.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
guil0000 (382) - New Brunswick, CANADA - JUN 10, 2016
Pours a cloudy golden color with a small white head. Nose of fresh pine and some citrus. Very pleasant nose. Very smooth mouthfeel. Finish is medium piney bitterness. Medium sweetness. Very unique and excellent absolutely loved it.

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