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RATINGS: 924   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74/5   IBU: 103   EST. CALORIES: 273   ABV: 9.1%
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Itís been less than a year since we released our four core beers in cans, and weíre ecstatic to announce a new addition to the flock. This isnít a seasonal release, like the Autumnation of last fall or Diesel, still going íround this winter. It isnít our upcoming spring seasonal can, either. Itís 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 ó but rarely do Sixpoint beers adhere to any strict style demands.


3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ngunity (117) - - MAR 12, 2016
From can, poured lightish amber with minimal head. Loads of delicious hoppy IIPA aroma. Initial taste reminds me so much of Garage Project Pernicious Weed but then Resin kicks in with more balance and control of flavour. Tastes sweet and grapefruity, and small but somewhat lingering bitterness. Nicely done IIPA

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rxeight (2350) - Illinois, USA - FEB 29, 2016
Can. Best by 7/4/16. So Iíll assume relatively fresh. Aroma of hop resin and pine. Dank with a bit of shoe polish. Taste is Very bitter, sweet malt.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
commonshawn (986) - Minnesota, USA - FEB 20, 2016
Tap at ox cart with commonmac and samadouche and Qponnagy. Copper with medium white head. Citrus pine nose. Really good aroma. Typical hop taste throughout. Very clean and nice grapefruit flavor. Drying with medium bite. Good showing .

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DuchessOfIowa (155) - Iowa, USA - FEB 16, 2016
Poured from a can. Aroma is a big one here as I could smell this a armís length away. Nice melon, stone fruit, and subtle pine in the flavor. Pretty drastic change start to finish as it began with a very heavy sweetness and finished with a punchy dryness that lingered. This followed a hop slam and quite honestly I thought this one was executed much better.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
gururyan (714) - Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA - FEB 11, 2016
So much to like about this! I also prefer it from the can vs a glass. Great balance, abv is hidden well, finishes clean, nothing but good things to say. Even the packaging is stellar.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
blueshockey24 (346) - Colorado, USA - FEB 11, 2016
Can. Pours golden with thin off-white head. Aroma is Grapefruit and pineapple. Taste is sweet pineapple grapefruit and anise with a bitter alcohol grapefruit zest finish. Good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Frank (3844) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 6, 2016
This stuff is pretty okay. Itís a strong hoppy beer w/ lots of melon and tropical fruit. Itís quite bitter but not harsh, a little bit sweet and juicy w/ some woody pine notes around the edges. It is pretty drinkable for the style--albeit a bit on the heavy side for my tastes. It really doesnít stand out to me as particularly good or bad but I reckon it will do in a pinch for most hop heads.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Beer4tastebuds (3) - SOUTH KOREA - FEB 4, 2016 does not count
This beer is full body. Makes my mouth full and bitterness is so satisfied.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GJF (1468) - Mount Vernon, Iowa, USA - JAN 30, 2016
Can at the Lincoln Wine Bar. Crisp, citrusy aroma. Generally a dry, bitter bear. Crisp, clear flavors. Good beer.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
xfire73 (70) - - JAN 26, 2016
clear orange color strong aroma of hop, citrus, pine taste citrusy, spicy and little bit of biscuit nuance carbonated and full bodied ends with well hidden bitterness (Though IBU 103)


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