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RATINGS: 1450   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 58   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
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Ruthless IPA is brewed with this rustic grain for refined flavors – combining the peppery spice of rye and the bright citrusy flavors of whole-cone hops to create a complex ale for the tumultuous transition to Spring.


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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pras (428) - Maryland, USA - JUN 29, 2014
One of the best from Sierra Nevada. Balanced, and crisp, aromas of citrus and rye spice. Flavor is more of the same, but perfectly in balance from start to finish. Could drink every day.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oliodnb (252) - ITALY - JUN 29, 2014
355ml bottle. Pours clear amber with a beautiful, creamy slightly off white head. Smell is malts, caramel, some spices. Taste is malts, caramel again, can feel the rye flavor. Very good final hopping, excellent bitter aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nazzty (906) - Ödåkra - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - JUN 27, 2014
Nice peppery rye malt which allowed plenty of space thanks to the balanced and slightly tart bitterness. In the aftertaste I sensed a faint tone of anise.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
seanpg (30) - IRELAND - JUN 27, 2014
Not as spicy as I would have thought given rye influence. Bitter aftertaste and disappointing aroma. In my view not one of their best but still a good brew

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BMA (147) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 27, 2014
Small light beige head. Dark amber color. Well carbonated. Not much aroma. Fresh, full body. Medium bitterness. Malty.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Finn (4032) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JUN 27, 2014
Flaske 350ml fra Vinmonopolet, Tromsø Sentrum. Mørk gyldenbrun. Lavt tett skum. Beskjeden aroma av mørk frukt. Smaken litt tung. Mørke plommer. Blir litt syrlig etter hvert og avslutter tørt.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (11027) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 26, 2014
World Cup Beer. Slightly hazy amber with a lasting white head. Malty aroma with bread and biscuit, and a mild citrus hop character. Sweetish malty flavour with citrus and a touch of pine. Tasty and well brewed, though I had hoped for a little more hops

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dedollewaitor (13747) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 26, 2014
Bottle @ Belarus World Domination, 2014 Brazil. Shared with Christian. Pours ruby amber with a creamy head. Rye, grapefruit, pine and caramel. Smooth and chewy. Dry and bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MSBrindbergs (229) - Solna, SWEDEN - JUN 21, 2014
Flaska från SB. Dimmig rödbrun vätska med fint tjockt vitt skum som lämnar mycket fällning. Doftar bra av humlen, torkad frukt och pepprigt. Pepprig smak, röda bär/russin. Bra beska och stor kropp. Mkt bra!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
wihlan (227) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 20, 2014
Flaska systemet - gillar egentligen inte rågöl men denna var bra. Doftar ipa/humligt och bördigt len till känslan i flabben. Djupt bärnstensfärgad med ett skum som är nästan vitt men lätt grön från torrhumlingen. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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