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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 105   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
In response to your requests "demands!" We present our first IPA.Our first batch was only 1.5 barrels of this HOP MONSTER. Using only the Northwests finest hops and desire to make a monster IPA Frankenlou was born.

IndianaRed's rating

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
IndianaRed (3483) - Boise, Idaho, USA - DEC 21, 2012
On tap at Brewforia, Eagle. Hazy amber/chestnut with a thin tan head. Malty woody aroma and a quite bitter hop bite. Pretty strong at 7% and a lingering papery bitterness at the end.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
donandres (276) - , Washington, USA - APR 11, 2016
22 ounce bottle to glass Appearance: light amber, hazy, cloudy, white foam Aroma: strong aroma of hops Taste: very bitter Palate:full body, thick feel, lively, long finish Overall: good beer, tried because of the 100+ IBU not for repeat and not looking forward to Drank: April 10, 2016

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
rosenbergh (9803) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 17, 2015
22 oz bottle. From a kiosk in Portland, OR.
Deep amber golden color with a small foamy white head. Gym hall, sweat, apples and mild sweetness in the aroma... downright horrible aroma... I’m about to throw up... The flavor is vomit, pine, birch... all the woods and dryness and sweetness. Incredibly bad. I can’t give any craft brew points as the beer is undrinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (8940) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - OCT 7, 2015
Tall can, shared with Parksy. Medium orange amber, massive off white head. Caramel and citrus with piney undertones, quite malty, moderate bitterness. Not bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
euniceradio (388) - Worthington, Minnesota, USA - JUL 16, 2015
22 bomber to cervoise. Pours hazy amber, HUGE creamy off-white head. Aroma of caramel malts and grapefruit. Taste is caramel, grapefruit, light pine. Finish is grapefruit bitter, powerful and long-lasting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiulijn (18101) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 3, 2015
Bottle from Fred Mayer, Portland
Amber color, darker shade, bright, clean, with small head. Strangely, the aroma is cheesy. Lean mouthfeel, rather dry; the flavor is mostly caramel with a light bready and biscuity tone, lightly cheesy; strong bitterness but without the expected hop brightness, some resins are there though.
Because of the strong yeast and caramel character, this beer reminds a lot an ESB, with more hopping.
Weird but not bad. Unexpected.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maekchu (3249) - Hirakata, JAPAN - FEB 16, 2015
Bomber. Caramel nose, with strong piney hops, weeds, herbs. Rich bright copper color with a thick, chunky head. Chewy caramel, hops slathered on with a trowel. Hops presence rises through mid palate and even final. Medium-heavy body, with a definite hop texture. Well, this is nearly a solid bar of hopped caramel. A bit much.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
p1meatloaf (256) - Corvallis, Oregon, USA - FEB 14, 2015
22oz Not a great IPA. Some hops but more malts. Hopefully it was old because it wasn’t too great.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
mjg74 (2950) - La Mesa, California, USA - FEB 3, 2015
Bomber from Roth’s. Deep copper in color upon pouring. Nose is a little bready with some sweet fruitiness. Strong grapefruit peel throughout. A little breadiness as well. Somewhat one dimensional. Strong grapefruit peel finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joelwhite (32) - - DEC 10, 2014
Interesting IPA malty flavor up front with a great hop finish. The smell is deceiving to the flavor. Good beer!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stevoj (3595) - Boise, Idaho, USA - OCT 16, 2014
I can see why the ratings on this are all over the place. For hop heads, probably a delight. Unassuming aroma, with full on bitterness in the taste, some metallic, some soapy funk. One saving grace is a beautiful pour with nice thick head and lacing.

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