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RATINGS: 840   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   IBU: 103   EST. CALORIES: 273   ABV: 9.1%
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It’s been less than a year since we released our four core beers in cans, and we’re ecstatic to announce a new addition to the flock. This isn’t a seasonal release, like the Autumnation of last fall or Diesel, still going ’round this winter. It isn’t our upcoming spring seasonal can, either. It’s a never-before-released, big beer in a slim, 12 oz. can with a potent burst of hops and as strong as an ox: Resin. We zeroed in on the botanical structure of the hop cone to get to the essence of this beer. When hops are at their peak maturity, their cores swell up with a sticky, golden, resinous substance that is the flavor you crave from an IPA. WIth an IBU of 103 and ABV of 9.1%, Resin can be loosely described as a double IPA — but rarely do Sixpoint beers adhere to any strict style demands.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
chuckstout (327) - Washington, USA - DEC 28, 2013
Pine, citrus and caramel, poured a golden/Amber with an off white head and good lacing. Nice floral citrus with a resinous bitterness. Good mouthfeel only a hint of the 9.1%

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
ScipioA (382) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 25, 2013
This beer looks the part of a DIPA, glowing orange with a tan head when poured out into a glass. Immediate hop aromas after pulling the tab, the more canned hoppy beers the happier I will be. Definitely a pine profile to the smell, also some citrus as well as some definite alcohol. As for flavor it is very sweet, but without being gross and cloying. The hop profile shifts to floral as I drink it, with a bitter aftertaste. Hints of licorice and oranges as well as alcohol vaporizing off the tongue. I love the mouthfeel, thick with restrained carbonation. Dry finish but a bit sticky on the lips. This was from a 12 oz can drank four months before expiration date. Overall really good DIPA, especially at its price point and ease of finding.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
icehawk (834) - Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA - DEC 24, 2013
Can. Pours amber color with white head. Aroma is heavy citrus, slightly sweet. Big body, mouthcoating resiny. Very filling and a sipper to be sure.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fredis23 (515) - Hickory Hills, Illinois, USA - DEC 23, 2013
Brownish Orange With Huge Frothy Head, Lots Of Thin Soapy lacing. Inviting Piney Citrus Hop Aroma. Malt, Sweet, Light Citrus, Lasting Hop Pine Bitter Finish. Medium Body. Hides High ABV Well. Really Nice. Enjoyed It. Nice Slim Can. Recommended...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brenhophead (646) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - DEC 23, 2013
355mL can. Pours cloudy golden with a small white head and a sweet tropical aroma, nothing fantastic though.Big piney resinous flavour hit with a big bitter backing which is tempered by the mass of sweet malt.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
GSH1976 (227) - Delaware, USA - DEC 22, 2013
Pours a hazy orange with about 1’’ of white head and decent lacing. Aroma is resin, pine and a strong malt sweetness. Taste is bitter but there is a fruity sweetness that keeps it a little balanced. Medium to heavy bodied, syrupy and with a semi dry finish. Not bad but nothing really shines. I actually think there is too much sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jonnyguns (1102) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 21, 2013
Can. Pours a deep bright orange with minimal head. Nose is all hops! Big pine as well as citrus and resinous hops. Almost smells syrupy. Taste has chewy hops leading a lovely bitterness that lasts. Very full mouthfeel. A big beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
PetesBeers (37) - Adelaide, AUSTRALIA - DEC 15, 2013
Just a massive dose of hops with extra hops, and no flavour to go with it. Good, if you like that sort of thing, but I like a bit of complexity to go with my hoppiness.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
neur0 (952) - GERMANY - DEC 14, 2013
(Dose @ CH-Dez13) Es hat eine orangegelbe Farbe, ist leicht trüb mit einer weißen Schaumkrone. Das Aroma ist sehr fruchtig, mit frischem grünen Hopfen in der Kopfnote, sonst fruchtiger Hopfen, mit Johannisbeere, Mango und lichten Zitrusfrüchten. Der Geschmack ist ähnlich wie das Aroma, samtig, medium bodied, leicht süßlich und sehr bitter. Der Abgang ist sehr bitter und samtig.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gandalf39 (155) - - DEC 14, 2013
Très bonne IPA. Amère et très houblonnée. Elle porte bien son nom!!!

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