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RATINGS: 3098   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.

maslupulos' rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
maslupulos (39) - North Carolina, USA - MAR 18, 2013
24 oz bottle. Pours golden/amber with lasting sticky foam. Nice looking IPA. Smells great too, pine, citrus, caramel and a bit of backing bubblegum aroma. Wow, I forgot how good this beer is. An initial sweet toasted malt gives way to a flood of minty, floral hops. Sticky, piney, resinous finish. Great IPA, from one of the pioneers of craft beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
tfg (4) - - MAR 29, 2015 does not count
Exceptional for style. Hoppy nose. Clear orange in glass. Malt up front moves to crisp and appropriately bitter finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AnokaBrewer (64) - Anoka, Minnesota, USA - MAR 29, 2015
Not a lot of hop aroma. Copper color brew that had a lot of carbonation at first pour and then settled down. Good balance of malt and hops. Slight bitter finish that doesn’t linger.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cagou007 (359) - FRANCE - MAR 28, 2015
Pours clear amber color with a medium white head. Hoppy nose. Aromas are citrus (mainly lemon), toasted malts and pine. Medium carbonation, medium body. Dry and bitter hoppy finish. Great and balanced IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
G_C_R (6) - New Brunswick, CANADA - MAR 28, 2015 does not count
Aroma a nicely floral. Appearance is golden, cloudy, with a reasonable head that dissipates quickly. Quite delicious, a firm pine taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
99smithsamuel (34) - - MAR 27, 2015
355ml bottle from ales by mail. Appearance is a dark golden-copper colour with a large creamy white head. Aroma is malty, yeasty with hints of toffee. A powerfully hopped taste with a well balanced bitterness and alcohol warmth. Very good..

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
flipo (2) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAR 27, 2015 does not count
On tap at "na 7. schode", Zilina (Slovakia). Aroma: citrus and hops. Color is very clear, golden to arange. Taste is very good balanced. Sweet and bitter are vely good combined and balanced. Hops are taste of pine and a little citruses fruits. Not much sweet but not much bitter too. . At the end very fine and pleasant hot from alcohol. Body is full and dry. Very good IPA that is made with especially technology and the result is very interesting and good. Much drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bodega95 (52) - - MAR 27, 2015
Bottle at OMA Bistró. I really like this IPA. Great dark amber color with a nice head and lacing. Nice pine, citrus, hoppy aroma and flavour. Well balanced with a nice refreshing and bitter at the end. I usually buy some of these for my house. Need to try this someday.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Marmite420 (10) - - MAR 27, 2015
Can, lacking hop aroma, hint of honey in there good mouthfeel, it tastes it’s abv, piney finish, not bad... not as good as it’s rating would suggest, maybe I got an old can.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wiedrzensky (104) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAR 27, 2015
On tap at "na 7. schode", Zilina. Clear amber/ light orange with medium white head, fair lacing. Aroma of hops, fruity, resin, spruce, some citrus as well, floral. Taste is hoppry bitter, citrusy fresh, with just hint of sweetness. Dry, medium body, soft carbonation. Very well balanced, fresh IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
VeinAle (100) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 27, 2015
Dark pour with a moderate carbonation. Biscuit aroma with subtle citrus. Flavor is malt and bitter then a sweet. Very pleasant signature brew from sn.

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