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RATINGS: 3185   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Torpedo is an assertive American IPA deep reddish-gold in color, with a smooth and bready malt presence and over-the-top hop aromas. The beer has a solid bitterness and a massive hop flavor, yet remains easy drinking with a pleasant dry finish.


3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
euniceradio (176) - Colton, California, USA - JUL 11, 2015
16oz can to cervoise. Pours clear amber, white soapy head. Aroma of pale and caramel malts, grass, citrus peel and light pine. Taste of same with acetic bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bartholos (97) - GERMANY - JUL 8, 2015
Bottle. Orange-brown in color and clear with a full, white, frothy and longlasting head. The aroma is hoppy with citrus, grapefruit as well pine as herbs and pine and malty sweetness with notes of plum and resin. Very complex but well balanced. Same is true of the taste which turns from a welcoming sweetness into a nice bitter finish. The medium to thick is body fits the beer perfectly. Some alcoholic warmth joins in in the end. It lease a short but very pleasant bitter fruity finish. Neither brutally bitter nor abundantly fruity but well balanced, harmonic and complex in its composition. Recommended.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Poobah (324) - New Orleans, Louisiana, USA - JUL 7, 2015
Light amber with a thin head, some lacing, and a hoppy, hard liquor nose. Malty with a mildly-carbonated mouthfeel followed by a hoppy, sweet, butterscotch finish. Some alcohol warming.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Makaveli (28) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2015
Bottle / Marks & Spencer / Greenwich / 3 for £5. Sweat resin, malt and citrus hop aroma. Medium bitterness that grows more intense with every sip. Nice sweet finish with a little alcohol. A textbook American IPA

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
DavidAust (38) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUN 28, 2015
Second favourite IPA (at the moment) after Feral’s HOP HOG. Well worth buying and keeping on hand regularly. BIG flavour, so be prepared. Surprisingly well balanced for a 7.2% abv - no burn at all.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
guzgorog (459) - FRANCE - JUN 26, 2015
Ambree cuivree, forte effervescence, fine mousse blanche tres persistente. Nez d’ecorce d’orange, de gateau, de pamplemousse. Attaque moyennement amere, laissant rapidement place a des ecorces d’oranges confites et du pamplemousse. Bouche tres longue, carbo excellente, corps cremeux. une ipa excellente.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rommelreno (47) - - JUN 23, 2015
Espuma baixa, aroma herbáceo. Gosto de lúpulos bem presentes com álcool perfeitamente inseridos. Perfeita!!!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sdg (121) - SWITZERLAND - JUN 23, 2015
Dark orange color, cloudy; thin white head - Aroma: Tropical fruits, especially pineapple, hints of mango, also citrus fruits (grapefruit, orange), malt, biscuits, hints of caramel - taste: very light sweetness at first sip, strong bitterness afterwards - full body, fresh and, supported by the bitterness, rather crisp and aggressive texture, average so high carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
overtheline (82) - Inverness, SCOTLAND - JUN 21, 2015
355ml bottle pours a lovely clear amber with decent, lasting off white head. Aroma of tropical fruits and bit of pine. Decent malt backup on taste and tropical flavours give way to citrus and then bitter pine on finish. Medium body and carbonation. Very drying and bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
John76 (18) - - JUN 21, 2015
Pours golden amber with white head. Smells of resin and citrus with some sweetness. Tastes sweet an the mouth feel is prickly. A good beer that has seen better days.


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