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RATINGS: 506   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.89   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A tawny gold masterpiece in the world of beer styles.


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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fredis23 (515) - Hickory Hills, Illinois, USA - MAY 17, 2013
KBC IPA. Copper Color, Foamy Head, Lots Of Lacing. Light Pine Smell. Tastes Pine, Slight Malt, Some Hop Bitter. OK, Decent.


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ed5388 (2491) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - MAY 23, 2015
12oz bottle (Kennebunkport "KBC" IPA) thanks to Pizz5116. Pours a clear amber color with a finger of foamy off white head. Aroma of faint citrus, rotted peaches, and a hint of nail polish remover. Taste is better, but not by much. Rotted citrus, lemon zest, bitter pine, yeast, and caramel malt. Meh

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mile (3339) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 23, 2015
Bottle. Dark golden, hazy, average and mostly diminishing head. Moderate, malty and sweetish aroma, some caramel and tropical/floral fruitiness and light honey, some grapefruit - citrus hoppyness. Body is medium, malty and sweetish flavor, some caramel and tropical/floral fruitiness, some grapefruit - light citrus hoppyness. Finish is average, malty and lightly sweetish, some caramel, light tropical/floral fruitiness, some grapefruit - citrus hoppyness. Sweetish IPA with caramel. Really nothing special.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
blankboy (6444) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - APR 1, 2015
[Bottle (12oz)] As ’KBC IPA’. Pours a hazy, very bubbly dark golden-orange with an average size lasting frothy off-white head. Minimal lacing. Aroma is fruity and hoppy, bready, sweet and alcoholic -- odd and a bit candy-like. Fruity, bready flavour along with a touch of alcohol and an almost harsh moderate bitter finish. Average bodied. Decent enough that I can drink it, but I’d never buy it again.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AWISLguy (1658) - Wisconsin, USA - JAN 31, 2015
From Total Wine in Stuart. No bottle date. Amber pour with an off orange head Fruity sweet aroma with some sugar and some toffee. Sweet fruits in the taste, toffee, with more simple sugar, some earth and a bit of citrus. Rough. Finishes sweet and slightly bitter. Thinking this was old, but also sure I’ve had before, and it was not that great then. 12.4

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cagou007 (459) - FRANCE - JAN 25, 2015
Pours clear amber with medium white head. Nose is slightly hoppy. Aromas are toasted malts, herbs and some floral hops. Light body, medium carbonation. Light bitter finish. Rather basic IPA, quite refreshing but nothing exceptional here. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
luttonm (2909) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 17, 2015
As KBC IPA in Seattle. Pale clear brown, small head. Brown malty aroma, some floral hops. Medium, dry body. Malt centered, quite watery. Dry bittering finish.

2.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
scarletfire65 (1071) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 16, 2014
Directed here for KBC IPA (Kennebunkport Brewing IPA). Clear amber pour. Moderate carbonation. Aroma is flowery hops and caramel candies. The flavor is toffee, toast, bitter hoppage, with a rough, grainy finish. Pretty harsh.

1.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
boxofrane (2346) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 20, 2014
Bottle from wegmans. Pours clear amber with a medium sized off white head. The aroma has a bit of floral hops but is mostly toffee and bready malt. The taste is awful.

1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
crossovert (8851) - Illinois, USA - OCT 18, 2014
355ml bottle. Jsut a rubbish ipa. Scent is stale hop icing. Flavor is hop vinegar. Butchered the style.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
seymour (1623) - Maplewood, Missouri, USA - OCT 7, 2014
From Trader Joe’s labeled as Kennebunkport/KBC IPA. It pours a nice amber colour with weak white foam. Malty and hoppy, a fairly true-to-style and balanced English-style IPA but nothing to write home about. Light-medium body, somewhat bready mouthfeel, lingering fruity and earthy aftertaste. Decent.


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