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RATINGS: 758   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72   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.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jsmerig (1277) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 23, 2012
Pours golden orange with a white frothy head. Aroma of gritty pungent hops. Taste is hoppy right from the start. I expected it to be very unbalanced towards hops, but it actually is incredibly balanced. The beer finishes on nice orange citrus notes. Mouthfeel Is smooth and finishes dry.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bth122 (1291) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 23, 2012
Slim can, Golden color. Full head that dissipated some. Gigantic citrus/floral hop aroma. I thought this was canned hop flowers at first the aroma was so potent. Heavy bitter. Slight sticky texture. Grapefruit hop flavors. Resin is a good name.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
tkrjukoff (4100) - SWEDEN - JUN 23, 2012
UPDATED: SEP 14, 2013 Can 12 oz, tnx to Kan. Pours cloudy orange amber with a nice beige head leaving lace. Aroma is intense resiny piny grapefruits grass and malty. Fla or is fruity and lightly sweet malty with pine touch in front, more piny grassy ffuity and grapefruits in middle ending with a kick ass resiny bitter piny bite. Finishes with a loooonglived dry bitter resiny aftertaste.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DonKi11uminati (80) - , Indiana, USA - JUN 23, 2012
This is an excellent, high quality IPA. The palate is full and rich, the aroma is full of hops and pine, and the flavor is slightly sweet and nicely bitter. It is similar in character to the Bells Hopslam and much more readily available. This is definitely worth trying if you have the chance.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cbfobes (2334) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - JUN 22, 2012
On tap at O’riley & Conway, pours a golden amber with a thick white head and sticky lacing in the glass, the aroma is of dank wet hops and malt, the flavor punches you in the face with the hops, almost too dank and dark for my liking, was very sticky and thick, mouthfeel was too sticky and thick for myself, nothing special.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
sherm1016 (1170) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 21, 2012
12oz skinny can from Downer Wine And Spirits. Pours a deep amber color with a big white head and lots of lacing. Aroma is hoppy, pine, tropical fruit, pineapple maybe. Medium on the palate with average carbonation. Flavor is sweet, bready malt, cereal, hoppy, onion, summit hops, some pine, with a clean, bitter finish. A very tasty beer, but only an average DIPA in my opinion.

4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
robgibbens (415) - 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, it’s that fresh smelling. It overpowers everything else except the alcohol. Alcohol comes through.on the nose. The taste is bitter but subtly. It’s 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 (10086) - 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 (1477) - North Ridgeville, Ohio, USA - JUN 18, 2012
12oz? can from Simone’s, 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 (15060) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 17, 2012
Can at Bishop’s Arms, Malmö, 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.


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