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RATINGS: 3415   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73/5   IBU: 65   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.


Bricktop86's rating

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bricktop86 (750) - Moore, Oklahoma, USA - APR 7, 2012
UPDATED: MAY 2, 2012 Pours amber gold with 1 finger of white head that quickly dissipates. Smells earthy, citrus and pine. Tastes is very balanced with just the right amount of carbonation.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
bikbo (89) - - JUN 22, 2016
Color miel, espuma abudante y persistente. Aroma a cítrico, dulce y a pino. Sabor ligeramente dulce, lúpulo persistente, toques a pino y final amargo. Muy equilibrada, cuerpo medio.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Wojo21 (147) - Pelplin, POLAND - JUN 22, 2016
Piwo pite przed założeniem konta na RB, z tego co pamiętam bardzo dobra IPA.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kiezmar (234) - POLAND - JUN 20, 2016
Beautiful appearance. Aroma. Resin, sweet fruit, caramel. Taste: caramel, sweet, herbal bitterness. Properly intense. Quite full-bodied. Bit too oxidized, too much alcohol in the aftertaste. Fresh must be much better

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MidDayBeer (2) - - JUN 20, 2016 does not count
Just doesn't make it to Europe very fresh. I've had this beer stateside and it tasted much better. I hope they build a Sierra Nevada outlet in Europe sometime soon.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
jase3812 (17) - AUSTRALIA - JUN 17, 2016
Carmel flavours run through this big piney west coast style IPA. The heavy flavours mesh well and sit quite smooth on the palate. Absolute cracker of a beer. One of my favourite IPAs from one of my favourite breweries that started me on the quest to craft beer. 

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vestlake (269) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JUN 17, 2016
Gold color with big white head. Aroma and taste are hops, caramel, some fruit. Medium sweet and bitter. I thought this was pretty good but didn’t live up to the huge hype for me.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KoNrRiI (1093) - Ĺrhus, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2016

0.355 bottle.
Clear, light brown color and a huge, perfectly white head. Aroma of pale malts, citruses, a hint of yeasts, coniferous trees, and dough. Taste is a combination of hoppy, fruity, piney flavors and softer, malty and yeasty tones - mostly bitter but with significant exceptions. A medium body, an oily texture, and a soft carbonation. Finish is medium long, even short for an IPA, generally follows the taste. Overall not bad, a great advantage of this IPA is that it does not have this tremendously long, astringent, hoppy aftertaste which is so typical for the style.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
popiela (449) - Poznań, POLAND - JUN 10, 2016
Butelka 355ml, a z niej bardzo przyjemny chmielowy aromat. Bia?e owoce, cytrusy, cytryna i ?ywica. Kolor jasnobursztynowy, obfita, pozostaj?ca piana, ?adnie zdobi szk?o. Delikatnie opalizuj?ce. Ze szk?a aromat równie? chmielowy, ale znacznie lepiej wyczuwalna s?odowa, karmelowa podbudowa i delikatny alkohol. W smaku s?odowe, z nut? chmielow?. Wyra?ny alkohol i wysoka goryczka, po cz??ci alkoholowa.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
s00sl (224) - - JUN 8, 2016
One of the best beers I’ve ever drank, great and strong, outstanding aroma, great taste, no flaws.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Tommynh (97) - - JUN 4, 2016
Nice IPA taste, nice initial scent with a good IPA taste and not much aftertaste. Very nice IPA and another nice beer from the brewery ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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