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RATINGS: 4   MEAN: 3.67/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Huhzubendah (2496) - Washington DC, USA - SEP 12, 2012
On draft at Churchkey in D.C. The beer is slightly hazy, and appears a light sunburst / copper hue. The white head hangs out for a few minutes, leaving a decent bit of lacing on the snifter as it recedes. The aroma is of hops, spices, yeast, light citrus and floral notes. It smells like a Belgian IPA. The flavor follows suit, with everything well balanced. Nice crisp carbonation and lingering aftertaste of hops and yeast. Overall, a decent beer. I’d have it again. Serving type: on-tap Reviewed on: 06-06-2011

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Thorpe429 (5012) - , Illinois, USA - JUN 17, 2011
On tap at Churchkey. Served in a snifter. Pours a light copper color with a solid white head that lasts for quite a bit of time. Quite a bit of white lacing on the way down. The nose is sweet with a lot of summer fruit plus floral and tropical hops. There’s some citrus in there as well. A bit of yeasty spice. The flavor hits tropical, citrus, and floral hop notes. Everything is combined quite well. Some yeast, but not much. I won’t fault them too much, as the flavor is really nice and I don’t think this needs too much from the yeast. Medium body and a quite bitter finish. Really solid. Serving type: on-tap Reviewed on: 06-04-2011

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (11450) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 9, 2011
Draft. Crystal clear amber body, small off-white head. Aroma is moderately sweet, orange/spicy, light grapefruit. Taste is moderately sweet, orange, some spicy/yeast, grapefruit. Medium body.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
radagast83 (4563) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - JUN 3, 2011
At Short’s Brewing Monster Tap Takeover at Churchkey. Poured a slightly hazy golden color with a small foamy head. Aroma was mild, Belgian yeast strain in an IPA, mild citrus and pine notes. Flavor was Belgian yeast, mild citrus, touch of pine, mostly Belgian yeast. Very refreshing.


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