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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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Belgian IPA: Itís not for the masses, itís for you. Rejecting traditional brewing dogma, the Infidel challenges the notion of beers fitting neatly into established style guidelines. The assertive, citrus hoppiness of an American IPA unites with the traditional spicy notes of a Belgian Pale Ale to create a bold, beautiful, palate-pleasing brew.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Prufrockstar (799) - Seattle, Washington, USA - DEC 21, 2012
On tap at enoteca in post falls, id. Light amber, foamy white head, a little bit hazy. Aroma is citrus, pine, hops. Taste: nice malty sweetness, caramel, honey. Moderate hop bitterness finish (citrus and pine). Mouthfeel: medium body, nice smooth finish, just the right amount of bitterness. Overall: really very nice - an unexpected treat. Didn't expect something like this coming out of northern Idaho. I'm looking forward to trying more from this brewery. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ferris (2946) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 10, 2014
Draft - Big citrus and tropical fruit. Cloudy with a very nice and rich white head. Just as it smells, big fruitiness and a sweet yeasty finish. Quite nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopdog (8777) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 9, 2014
22oz bottle. Poured a golden color with an averaged sized head. Fruity, Belgian yeast, lighter spice, caramel, and some citrus.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
drfabulous (3829) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - MAY 28, 2014
750 ml bottle. All the time I had this in my fridge, I thought it was an Abbey. Uh oh. Still, if hops have faded, malty orange with some spice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BigBeer45 (1235) - Michigan, USA - MAY 21, 2014
Sampled from a bomber bottle, this hoppy ale had a medium to dark orange pour and presented an off-white foamy cover, the head of bubbles had a faint yellow and orange tint to them, the cover lowered to a thinner cover but was always there, it left nice spots and rings of lacing, there was no sediment in the bottle, the nose had aromas of toasted malt, citrus fruit hops, some bread, orange, orange pith, faint grapefruit and peach, the nose was pretty fruity, the flavors were toasted malt with citrus hops, and lots of orange with a touch of grapefruit, there was a little sweetness, the finish had a fine hop bitterness and citrus that dried the palate a bit, the hop bitterness hang around a bit, there was a little malt and fruit sweetness afterwards, the mouth feel was about medium with carbonation that was towards the soft side, it was creamy on the palate, this IPA2 was not a big in your face hop drink but a good drink, a fruity IPA drink, the hops are noticeable but not over the top, the malt is in balance with the hops, this was a very fruity IPA2 drink.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wchesser (1103) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 4, 2014
Cloudy light brown. Some Spivey esters and citrus hops on nose. Fairly malty with some peppery spice on muddled malt. Not for me.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Howlader (700) - - MAY 3, 2014
Edmonton Urban Craft Beer Festival - Bottle pour into a tasting glass. Good.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrHangover (2449) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - APR 5, 2014
Bottle, thnx to boisebeerguy for sending me this. Pours a hazy amber beer with a thin white head on top. Aroma of tropical fruits, slightly malty and has some touches of caramel. Fruityness is defintely overpowering the very nice aroma in a good way. Flavor has loads of fruits, a subtle bitterness that lingers in back and a soft carbonation. Nice in balance, nice IIPA. Good stuff!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kermis (4752) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 4, 2014
Bottle shared thanks to MrHangover. Pours hazy orange brown with small tan head. Aroma of grassy hops, tropical fruits, citrus and some yeast. Flavour is light sweet and over moderate bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deanso (5030) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 4, 2014
66cl bomber courtesy of and shared with MrHangover. Thin creamy white head. Cloudy blond pour. Lovely hoppy aroma. Lovely bitterness. Very nice

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
k9coug (101) - USA - APR 3, 2014
Aroma of new carpet, not a bad thing for a hybrid Belgian. Beautifully clear dark amber color. From a growler. Large head on first pour that died quickly, much less on subsequent pours. A targeted bitterness. I did not get a citrus profile. Interesting local beer. Got a killer deal.


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