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We have followed the British tradition and created Frye’s Leap IPA which is one of the hoppiest beers in Maine at 55 IBU’s. Brewed with American 2-row, caramel 20L & 60L Highly hopped with Cascade, Centennial and Nugget and aggressively dry hopped with a mixture of Centennial and Cascade. Frye’s Leap IPA is an American-style India Pale Ale. It has a strong hop flavor and a medium body. Frye’s Leap IPA is light golden in color with a fruity hoppiness that comes from extra dry hop conditioning. The IPA is perfect on a summer day it pairs well with spicy foods, vinaigrettes and grilled vegetables. It also is great with oysters, clams and chilled soups.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RogertheKid (90) - Quebec, - AUG 22, 2013
Bottle on the beach, York, ME. Not a bad IPA, but nothing special either, drinkable. Says "Maine’s legendary IPA", I imagine there are some better ones.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
PhatB420 (689) - Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 15, 2014
12oz bottle into glass. Pours a cloudy marmalade amber. Head is hefty, large, 3cm, and full. Aroma is piney, fresh cedar, dry melon. Taste is bitter hops, bitter orange, floral qualities, and sweet tarts. I hear abv is at 6, that seems more appropriate. OK IPA from Maine, but there’s better out there.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Voodoo (394) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 2, 2014
Pours a copper color with a fair white head......aroma of mostly pine (which could be smelled when the crown was removed), slight citrus......taste is much heavier citrus than the aroma let on, adequate mouthfeel, pine in the background, well bittered and quite a clean finish.....nicely built ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
edgallow (2499) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 3, 2014
12 oz bottle pours amber with a off white head. Aroma of malts, grass and citrus. Taste is citrus and malts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sharkbcr (121) - Illinois, USA - JUL 17, 2014
A mild IPA. Not bad but not good either. Amber color with a modest head. Faint aroma, might be hops? Taste is mostly malts not much of the hops promised by the brewers description. Finish is clean. A middle of the road IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
adrian910ss (2378) - philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 15, 2014
12 oz bottle. Pours a golden honey color with a medium white head. Aroma of fruity hops, grassy notes and grainy malts. Taste of fruity hops, faint grapefruit and grainy malt.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
psabotka (46) - - MAY 30, 2014
Bottle. Subtle hops on the nose, moderate bitterness, decent grainy malt finish. Not bad ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pricey290483 (582) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 13, 2014
had a bottle got for me when a friend was out in the states. really enjoyed this beer shame i can’t find in anywhere in the uk if you find it please get it

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
arnold931 (693) - Iowa, USA - MAY 11, 2014
Draft in Bar Harbor. Pours clear gold with a white head. Nose is peach. Taste is pine. Dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
SuperTiti33 (685) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 4, 2014
Blonde. Bien houblonné. Amertume franche. Résineuse. Fruit tropicaux. Ananas. Légère et désaltérante.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Berard (375) - Salem, New Hampshire, USA - APR 29, 2014
Draft cask. Pours orange with thick bubbly white head that lingers. Medium hop aroma over mild carbonation. Reasonably complex medium hop flavor with grapefruit and lemon flavors. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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