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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.52/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   IBU: 66   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Hopheads Rejoice! Want more than just one highly-hopped pint, but donít want the high ABV? Behold! A sessional IPA with all the lupulin crunch you demand.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lubiere (9890) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 13, 2013
A golden ipa with a thick lacing off white head. In aroma, a beautiful floral hops which hits you behind the head, but in a polite manner. In mouth, a nice smooth ale with grassy hops, lightly floral, biscuit malt, nice. On tap at Brooklyn Pour 2013.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nimbleprop (4817) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 5, 2013
64oz growler pours a hazy, grapefruit orange with one ring of off white head. Nose has punchy citrus, scallion, orange, grapefruit, a little candy. Flavor is the same, lemon, punchy onion, orange, light malt, some sticky pine. Zesty finish. Nice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MrChopin (3258) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 30, 2013
still gold, oily head, thinnest ring. Skunky dank nose, oily pine and cracker, heavy grapefruit. Flavor more oxidized and cheesy, thin and doughy with cardboard and piney orange through the end, light sugars but cloyingly thick body.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (11452) - Washington DC, USA - SEP 30, 2013
Growler, thanks nimbleprop. Clear light amber body, small white head. Aroma is moderately sweet, orange, some tangerine, light grapefruit. Taste is moderately sweet, orange/tangerine, some grapefruit. Soft medium body, low carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
radagast83 (4563) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - SEP 28, 2013
Growler courtesy of nimbleprop, thank you! Poured a golden, clear color with a wispy head. Aroma was notes of light hops, grassy notes. Flavor was a real hoppy, fresh tasting beer. Pretty good, enjoyed the hop in this one.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (11156) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 28, 2013
Growler courtesy of nimbleprop, thank you sir! Hazy yellow color, small white head. Aroma of fruity grass. Taste is bitter lemongrass. Easy drinking.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerandBlues2 (9597) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - SEP 28, 2013
Growler shared by Nimbleprop. Pours clear gold with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is dank hops, biscuit malt and pear esters. Flavor is moderate hops and bitterness with supporting malt and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (10781) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 28, 2013
Growler from Beer Table Pantry - NYC. Pours clear gold with a fine, foamy white head. Nice and floral, some dry citrus, grapefruit, pine. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Lightly resinous to finish, sometoaty bred, further grapefruit. Not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MaxxDaddy (407) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - AUG 24, 2013
@ Singlecut. Pours clear-ish golden with white head. Aroma is big on grapefruity hops. Also get some sweet orange in the nose. Taste brings more citrusy hops along with some caramel malt balance. Average palate and finishes bitter. Lingers decently. Had this one at the end of the night, so my rating isnít all that spectacular. Thought this was alright, though I think Iíd choose Dean over this.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (6584) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - AUG 10, 2013
Pouring at BCTC. Pours a just clear gold with a large white head. Big and musky on the nose, dusty citrus with lots of yeasty phenolics. Medium bodied, but thins out a touch. Piney bitterness over caramel sweetness. Long smooth quinine and grapefruit. Nicely balanced.


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