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RATINGS: 3029   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
thewolf (11289) - Kolding, DENMARK - NOV 7, 2009
Bottle, bought @ Systembolaget, Hyltebruk.
Pours brownish amber with a big, creamy, off-white head. Aroma has lots of pine on top of a fine caramel profile. Grapefruit, citrus and light apricot. Highish carbonation, really lovely dry mouthfeel with some lovely creaminess. Flavour is a lovely hoppy beer. Pine, grapefruit on top of a very good malty caramel base. This is really a super well-balanced IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hangover (1076) - Atlanta, Alabama, USA - NOV 6, 2009
Ah,.. the citra hop. Has a piney aroma I usually equate with SN brews. Pretty complex hop flavor profile. Primarily pine, but there is a nice fruity,apricot aspect. Nice malty backbone. A pretty refined, hoppy brew. Very good!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
SilkTork (5297) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - NOV 5, 2009
Cask@GBBF 2009. Lovely. Hoppy, yet clean and sweet. Reddish. Malt is a bit darker, robust and flavoursome than an APA. Good brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TaktikMTL (6088) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 5, 2009
Bouteille de 12 oz achetée chez Beverage Warehouse (Winooski, VT). Arôme: Odeur de pamplemousse et de pin. Apparence: La couleur est ambrée. Présence d’un mince col mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Goût fortement houblonné avec une pointe de fruits tropicaux. Longue durée de l’arrière goût moyen. Palette: Le corps est plein avec une texture huileuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Arrière goût houblonné. (Rating #2738)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DonBirnam (108) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - NOV 3, 2009
Amber orenge. Citrus hop nosw. Big resinous piny hop flavour, with a oily, lasting bitterness. Underlying fruity sweetness balances it out and makes it very drinkable

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
doubelknv3 (1009) - Illinois, USA - NOV 3, 2009
Mild grapefruit and grass aroma. Clear, Golden-amber with white head. Grapefruit, grass, high-hop flavours. Dry, bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dirt55 (198) - Washington, USA - NOV 2, 2009
bottled, pours crystal clear light amber with large tan head, sweet piney hop aroma, caramel malt taste with well balanced large hop flavors of citrus/pine, lingering hop bitters on palate though not as big as expected, very big tastes!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DJMonarch (9163) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2009
350ml Bottle at the Roundhouse, Barrow Hill 16/05/2009 Slight carbonation. Small white head. Very hoppy aroma. Golden coloured very hoppy and fruity pine flavour with a hint of bitterness in a crisp and dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
DuffMan (7138) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 1, 2009
Bottle, shared with Parksy and pitted against Firestone Union Jack. Deep hazy gold, bubbly white head. Similar nose to Firestone just not as intense, and a little sweeter. Equally hoppy as Firestone with similar character, only a little spicier. Mouthfeel is not as chewy and a little thinner. Equally bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jabswitch (278) - Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 31, 2009
Very bitter, even for an IPA. Needed more complementary background tastes - fruit or pine. Something to go along with the bite. Not a pleasant beer to drink for me. I am an IPA fan but this doesn’t rank too high on the list.

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