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RATINGS: 662   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72   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.


4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
robgibbens (393) - Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA - JUN 20, 2012
Hazy gold-amber color with a nice short head. Leaves a lot of lacing. Aroma is all hop. It smells like a hop plant, itís that fresh smelling. It overpowers everything else except the alcohol. Alcohol comes through.on the nose. The taste is bitter but subtly. Itís not overt. There is also a sweetness that I cannot identify. A general oiliness is present.on the tongue. This beer is really good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (9034) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUN 18, 2012
Can poured a hazy orange amber with a lasting creamy amber head. Aromasof biscuit, grapefruit, orange zest and lemon zest. Palate was medium bodied and crisp with a smooth dry finish. Flavors of biscuit, grapefruit and light orange zest with a smooth dry moderatly bitter lingering grapefruit finish.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmikolich (1399) - North Ridgeville, Ohio, USA - JUN 18, 2012
12oz? can from Simoneís, taste is like it smells, hoppy.. but this one is a little sticky for my taste, not bright just sticky and dank.. well done but not great.. dump tons of hops into beer and call it a day.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiulijn (13533) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 17, 2012
Can at Bishopís Arms, MalmŲ, Norra Vallgatan
Cloudy light amber - orange color. Malt and caramel aroma, light puke, no hop. The malt and caramel flavor is quite good; the hop provides some resiny and citrusy character (bitter oranges); moderate residual sweetness. Long and strong final; some fruits in the final too, appreciated.
Solid IIPA, without shining.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (19647) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2012
Can at Bishops Arms Savoy. Hazy orange coloured with a small off-white head. Fruity aroma of caramel, dried fruits, hops, grass and overriped fruits. Fruity flavour of hops, grass and grapefruits with notes of caramel. Dry hoppy finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (29687) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2012
12 fl oz can. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma is grape fruity and crisp hoppy. Bitter, dry and light herbal crisp hoppy. Bitter, dry and citrusy. Ends into a crisp hoppy and orange fruity finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rumproasts (2586) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUN 15, 2012
amber with two finger head. well named. this is slightly thick with huge hops. iíd prefer more citrus, but thatís a minor quibble. this is a great ipa.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
strongpieman (1390) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - JUN 15, 2012
Draft. hop beer with light fruit tones. Yellow, cloudy, not as sharp as I thought. Good choice

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
mrohia (122) - - JUN 13, 2012
Brickyard Gastropub in New York, NY. Draft. Sweet, hoppy aroma. Slightly off-white creamy head with so-so lacing. Near-perfect slightly-cloudy golden color. Soft mouth-feel. Nicely hoppy and bitter, and long-lasting on the palate. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bluejacket74 (1204) - Reynoldsburg, Ohio, USA - JUN 11, 2012
12 ounce can, stamp on the bottom says best before 26 November 2012. Served in a snifter, the beer pours a hazy golden/orange color with an inch off-white head that fizzled away quickly. Thereís a good amount of lacing. The brew smells like citrusy hops (tropical fruit, grapefruit), pine hops, and some caramel malt. I think the taste is pretty much just like the aroma, but thereís some earthy/floral hops noticeable too. Mouthfeel/body is medium, it has moderate carbonation and itís a bit creamy. Iíd like to try this fresher in the future. Itís a solid brew, but I prefer other Double/Imperial IPAís compared to this one. With that being said, this is still definitely worth trying.


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