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RATINGS: 1819   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.


cooplander's rating

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
cooplander (543) - Florida, USA - NOV 30, 2012
copper color, aroma of citrus pine hops, lots of sweet malt, caramel, bread, flavors are the same, very solid IPA


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kevinator (1117) - The Colony, Texas, USA - FEB 25, 2015
Top notch. Great piney and citrus aromas. Really nice caramel color with decent lacing. Good weight with a very complimentary carbonation. Big flavors of hops with a continual bitterness that was balanced and not overly harsh.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
sawbuck (379) - Round Lake, Illinois, USA - FEB 7, 2015
Mild aroma of hops, some notes of chestnut and a hint of spice and fruit. Nice red color with a huge tan head. Rich malt up front....rich sweetness that is not overpowering. Great texture. Caramel and some hidden cinnamon come through on the finish. Bitterness is even and mild. Older bottle so fresh hop taste has probably faded. Almost creamy mouth feel...nice. Finish is slightly dry with a nice balance of bitter and sweet.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mtdewa1 (416) - rome, New York, USA - FEB 2, 2015
Aroma is big citrus, grapefruit, pine, hops, bread and orange. Taste is hops, grapefruit, pine, citrus. Nice oily mouthful. Well done IPA.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Saeglopur (541) - Vienna Woods, AUSTRIA - FEB 1, 2015
710 ml bottle from bier-deluxe.de, bottled 09/24/14.
Deep amber, hazy body, with a big, quite stable, lacing, creamy, light yellow head.
Lovely, fresh aroma of grapefruit, flowers, lychee, berries, pine, resin, some sweet malts, slight soap.
Taste follows this, with a nice, restrained biscuit malt backbone.
Medium, oily mouthfeel, with a soft carbonation.
Finishes bitter, quite dry, zesty, piney and subtly sweet malty.

Tasty! Typical, lovely wet hop aromas, but also with a resinous hop bite, balanced by smooth malts. Great IPA, but still not my favourite one from Sierra Nevada.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Tripplebeer (52) - - FEB 1, 2015
Wonderful balanced wet hop IPA - with a crisp bitter long lasting finish, amber cloudy appearance, nice carbonation with a huge white head...I like

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
mysland (38) - GERMANY - JAN 31, 2015
Bottled 09/24/14. Amber, light brown color. Almost no head. Very light grassy fresh hop flavor. Little grapfruity, grassy taste. Nice body. Too much bitterness.

4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Case (286) - GERMANY - JAN 30, 2015
Bottled 129 days ago - takes a bit to get here over the Atlantic. Pours orange-red with huge white head. Aroma is full-on pine, grapefruit, grass. Taste reveals a solid malt base with caramel and cookie dough, somewhat floral, and of course plenty of resiny piny hops. Very good balance and pretty unique hoppy-floral-sweet mix. Fantastic!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hman43 (448) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - JAN 23, 2015
It pours light amber with a slightly off white head. It produces plenty of lacing. With the aroma, the malts and grass and floral hops are pronounced. It has a piney taste with floral elements that provide plenty of bitter pop to it. Overall it is unique in comparison to most other IPA’s that I’ve had.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zlotta (161) - Bonn, GERMANY - JAN 23, 2015
0,71 l bottle, best before 24/9/2015. Clear, copper with a frothy, stable, tan head. Looks absolutely perfect. Hoppy aroma of grapefruit, resin and tangerine. Not as intense as expected but very nice. Bitterish taste of resin, grapefruit and tangerine. Quite good but not overwhelming. Long, medium bitter finish. Medium body, slightly oily and at the same time creamy texture, flat carbonation. Overall a very nice beer that unfortunately didn’t entirely meet my expectations. The bitterness dominates a bit too much and the fruitiness doesn’t develop completely. Still, this is a very decent IPA.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
CacheManyHose (292) - HONG KONG - JAN 16, 2015
From Q Club. Hazy light copper with very thick foamy white head and legs. Smells of apple, wet piney hop, light cinnamon and sweet malt, boozy. Tastes quite bitter, dry, touch of pepper/spice. Body is fluffy but slick, very smooth, finishes on a deeply bitter resinous note. Very piney and resinous IPA.


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