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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   IBU: 42   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Full bodied with a crisp grapefruit flavor on the palate. A rush of hop flavor balanced with a big malt body.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
fiulijn (14380) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 1, 2013
Draught at the brewpub, 6-4-7-4-13=34
Hazy amber color with small creamy head. There is an earthy touch both in the aroma and flavor; the flavor is basically caramel, with a good bitterness level and mild hop qualities (some resins). Good.

Nitro at the brewpub, 6-4-7-3-13=33
Hazy amber color with obvious creamy head; it seems darker than the CO2 version. Smoother mouthfeel; the earthy touch is now almost absent, just the good caramel is left; similar to the other version, but some of the pleasant edges of it don’t appear here, especially the final is blander.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yngwie (13399) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 30, 2013
Bottle, 22oz. A lightly hazy beer, amber in color and topped by a small, dense, off-white to light beige head. Quite hoppy aroma, piney and citrusy, with caramel maltyness in the back. Some bitterness in the flavor, but not too much, balancing the caramel maltyness quite good. Full body with pleasant carbonation. Citrus peel and some tropical fruit notes in the else bitter and caramel malty finish. Sure a tasteful one, drinks easy, but it’s a bit too malty on a summer day this hot. 130630

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bhensonb (10934) - Woodland, California, USA - JAN 15, 2011
Bomber from the brewpub. Pours clear copper with a minor whiteish head. Something of a citrus aroma. Med. body. Flavor is light roast malt with some piney/floral hop. Mild balance of malt and hop on into the night. Not exciting but it drinks well.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (9597) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - AUG 11, 2013
12 oz. bottle at home. Pours clear amber with a small, frothy white head, short retention with spotty lacing. Aroma is toast and nutty malt, grapefruit and floral hops with light peach esters. Flavor is moderate hops and bitterness tipping the balance over the toasted malts. Some light fruit notes with a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ughsmash (7124) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 24, 2011
Bottled. Poured medium amber with a tall, fluffy head and quite a bit of sediment in there. The aroma picked up sweet bready and fruity notes with accents of detergent and lavender.. earthy on the back of the nose. The flavor found bready and nutty malts at the core, with tangy fruit skins and related bitterness around.. sweet caramel, darker fruit, and dry, spicy earth on the finish. Light-medium bodied with high carbonation on the palate.. decent balance, feel, and flow.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ibrew2or3 (6849) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - SEP 26, 2013
12oz bottle pours with a clear amber body and copper edges supporting a dirty white head of foam. The modest aroma offers up malts, some roasted malts, muted pine hops and then a mild mix of earthy tea hops, slight citrus hard candy note and fruity esters. Smells alright. The taste is similar with pine and earthy tea like hops that are having a good time together and deliver a pleasing load of hop bitterness. Behind these hops are bits of citrus hops, roasted malts and a biscuit malt note. Pretty darn nice hop forward session brew.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
marcus (6438) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAY 9, 2013
Bottle from Total Wine, Sacramento. Pours orange copper with a thick beige head and a fruit and toffee aroma. There is a medium-bodied smoked malt flavor with a mildly bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
after4ever (6112) - Brier, Washington, USA - MAR 27, 2011
12 oz. Pours a fully hazy dark amber with golden brown edges. Loosely scattered tan head. Not much lace. Biscuity, toasty nose. Creamy medium body with lively carb. Toast, caramel, biscuit, and iced tea on the mid palate, leading to a toasted hopped finish with some linger to it. Not bad.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SudsMcDuff (5813) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - DEC 10, 2013
a dog on the label!?! automatic ten point deduction!!!! .. . pours a simple amber .. albino dog foam, light lacing .. . smells like a dogs soiled tail .. . very light and a bit off putting .. . not impressed .. . . how... how do you break a stainless steel knife?! was she trying to wrestle a fucking Terminator into the oven?!?!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheBeerGod (5226) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - JUL 5, 2013
Bottle. Dark amber pour with a short tan head. Aroma is earthy and nutty with floral notes and caramel. Taste is nutty with fliral and earthy hops, soft spicy hops and big chewy caramel notes. Body is medium with a strong dense carbonation. Ends with caramel, chocolate covered nuts, earthy hops, floral notes, light fruit and soft spucy hops.


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