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RATINGS: 1735   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 66   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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Each fall, hops reach their peak flavor- bursting with aromatic oils that give ales layers of complex flavor and aroma that can only happen at harvest time. For us, fall comes twice a year- once in each hemisphere. This Harvest Ale features "wet" or un-dried whole-cone hops from Yakima, WA that are plucked from the bine and delivered to our brewery within 24 hours of picking.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Darkmagus82 (444) - - MAY 18, 2014
Transfer from BA reviewed 1-15-12 - Poured from bottle into pint glass Appearance - A copper-orange color with an enormous head upon pouring. This very slowly fades leaving some wonderful lacing. Smell - A piney aroma is most potent upon pouring with a lighter more fruity grapefruit hop smell mixed with a bit of floral. As it sits the potency of the pine seems to diminish a bit while the floral and fruity hop aroma come through more. Taste - A bit of sweet from the citrus hop and some malt begins the taste profile. The pine comes in heavy in the middle and fades a bit toward the end, which is when the floral and the citrus return to finish off the taste profile. Mouthfeel - A good mouthfeel with a nice sturdy body. Smooth and very drinkable. The only thing keeping the mouthfeel down a bit is the carbonation. It seems a bit under-carbonated almost as though all the carbonation runs from the brew upon pouring to form the beautiful head that is formed. Overall - This is a very spicy and refreshing beer. One to enjoy.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thome50 (987) - Boringville aka Irvine, California, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Bottle. From notes. Pours a deep orange to almost brown. Aroma of grapefruit and a slight sweet coffee. Taste is middle of the road hoppy, slightly bitter and very much Sierra Nevada.

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Christpuncher (947) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 16, 2014
A wry dry hoppy ipa from Sierra Nevada. Prett easy to drink, strong aroma if hopps. Has a very bitter aftertaste. Ha out if a bomber a home ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Choos (590) - Taylors Hill, AUSTRALIA - MAY 12, 2014
Hoppy aroma with a bit of citrus and a good balance of malt The finish is long and hoppy. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
nickel (232) - - MAY 11, 2014
This is an outstanding India Pale Ale. Hoppy as hell. Very hoppy. I just adore this kind of beers. Diversity of spicey-fruity-bitter impressions just made my head turning.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
smiles_181 (14) - - MAY 9, 2014
Classic dark honey pour with white medium head. Looks great, smells great, tastes great! Love the brewer and it's pale ale brews. Real winner.

4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Blkrubiops (17) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 7, 2014
Pours a rich copper color with an immense bready head. Lively and medium bitter with a crisp and clean finish. Really good IPA.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TXBadger (1217) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 30, 2014
Pours a nice amber color with off white head. Flowers, grass, citrus, and pine on the nose; all follow onto the palate. Finishes with a bit of hop resin left on the palate.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jado (487) - Camp Hill, AUSTRALIA - APR 30, 2014
From 710 ml bottle. Pours a clear honey-amber with a pillowy white head and moderate carbonation. Aromas of pine, lemon, dark bread, pepper, spice and flowers. Taste is richly malty up front before a firm pine resin bitterness comes through. Citrus and spice at the back end. Lingering spicy aftertaste. Very smooth mouth feel. Great stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stevoj (1958) - Boise, Idaho, USA - APR 29, 2014
Rich amber body with huge fluffy head, light hoppy aroma. Hops dominate the taste, although some nice malt backbone is evident also. Dry mouthfeel and finish. Tasty.


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