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RATINGS: 278   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Exploding with hop flavor and aroma, this citrus/piney/floral ale has enough of a malt backbone to stand up to the intense bitterness.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jrallen34 (3483) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 9, 2011
thanks to Sean for this 12oz bottle... bright medium gold, nice white head, good retention and lacing... nose is a little light and subtle but really nice, reminds me of a Columbus IPA, nice dank notes throughout... the taste is mostly dank, a bit too dank with a touch of alcohol, but really good, one of their best beers

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
QuezXLV (398) - Virginia, USA - JUL 7, 2011
Much more bitter than I was expecting from an ipa. Subtle hop aroma; good cloudy golden color. Pleasant aftertaste. Extra point for the potential for "sessioness."

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
burg326 (3704) - Florida, USA - JUL 3, 2011
12 ounce bottle pours a hazy orange with the aroma of grapefruit and hops. This highly carbonated brew tasted an up front cirtus flavor, mainly grapefruit with a huge bitter aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tmoreau (2428) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - JUL 3, 2011
12 oz. bottle poured to a sampler glass at a local beer tasting party. The color was golden, with decent, white head foam and wavy lacing . The aroma was sharp, astrigent, pine & resin, with some equally potent, white grapefruit, and enough malt to keep some control, but not nearly enough. A light to medium bodied good shock to the tonsils.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Keg_Juggler (193) - New Jersey, USA - JUN 28, 2011
from TheHopster - highly carbonated amber color with frothy head, notes of apricot with funk flavor - decent

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheHopster (794) - Netcong, New Jersey, USA - JUN 23, 2011
(bottle) Clear golden appearance with thin white head. Big aroma of pine and grapefuit. Taste is intensely hopped without the edge.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
blutt59 (6019) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2011
bottle, thanks to drfabulous in trade, orange pulpy color with thin white foam, citrusy pine aroma with flavor of well balanced citrus, strawberry, melon, ripe albeit a little prickly finish

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GandGKevin (920) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - JUN 21, 2011
Citrusy, piney aromas. Hoppy citrus flavors with a malt backbone to round it out. Overall it is a very very good IPA.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
theisti (3242) - Leawood, Kansas, USA - JUN 16, 2011
12 oz bottle purchased at MDL in Overland Park, Kansas. Brewed with love on 05 03 2011. Pour is a lightly hazed golden with a frothy two inch white head. Aroma is catty resin, grass, slight floral and a toasty malt. Taste is the resin cattiness right away, turning to a bitter citrus peel, than a bunch of the earthy grass finishing with a thinner toasted malt. Palate is medium to thin bodied, chewy mouth feel, and the dry bitter finish. Started nice, though I was hoping for a bit more body and flavor to the finish. Regardless, nice beer.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Arayaga2 (1783) - portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 10, 2011
Apricot colored with a cm of white head. Aroma is mild citrus, with all flavors more prominent in taste. Rich citrus mixes perfectly with malt, with alcohol , citrus and stonefruit into the finish.


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