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RATINGS: 826   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.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dp (608) - uniontown, Ohio, USA - DEC 30, 2012
citrus, more grapefruit than anything, clear, medium sourness, bubbles on tongue, would not know this was over 9 %, sticky, lively, bitter, light body,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
grubypawel (205) - - MAY 2, 2015
Pours clear deep amber with some white head. A caramel aroma with some citrus and resin. Rather sweet with a good bitter finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
notayankee (26) - Arkansas, USA - APR 30, 2015
Can poured into pint glass. Aroma is true to the name with s strong hit of resin, combined with nice floral notes. Appearance is a nice clear, reddish gold color with a nice 1 inch white foam head. Taste is very bitter, I say that in a good way. I can actually apply the umami keyword here, as it hits on all cylinders. Palate is slick with average carbonation, not too much nor too little. Finish is long and bitter. This was an excellent beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheHopster (884) - Netcong, New Jersey, USA - APR 29, 2015
(can) The aroma is clean and fairly hoppy. Clear golden complexion with this white head. The flavor is piney resin but surprisingly smooth. The ABV is extremely well hidden.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sic1314 (4750) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - APR 29, 2015
Poured bright golden with an off white head. Aroma of caramel sweetness, vegetables. Medium to full body, creamy, flavour is heavily sweet berries, liquorice and caramel malt.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kermis (6422) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 29, 2015
Draft at Green Lion, Malmö. Pours clear orange with an off white head. Aroma of big caramel malt, resinous piney hops and light fruits. Flavor is over moderate sweet and bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerdedDave (728) - - APR 25, 2015
clear amber color; piney hop aroma; piney hop flavor with herbal notes on a medium bodied, bready malt base; dry, bitter finish

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
tsd08460 (94) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - APR 19, 2015
Aroma: citrus, pine Appearance: golden, clear, white foam, Taste: medium sweetness, medium bitterness, Palate: full body, slick feel, soft carbonation, long finish,

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Samwell83 (1) - - APR 17, 2015 does not count
This is a beautiful Double IPA. Fresh floral notes and lots of dry hops in the aroma, very clean taste. At 103 IBU and 9.1% you might expect a lot of alcohol on the palate, but you get lovely hops and a lingering aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Doofgoblin (403) - Chevy Chase, Washington DC, USA - APR 16, 2015
I really like this. The flavor is just awesome and the finish is so clean, crisp, and bitting it just begs for another taste. The aroma is probably the only let down. I just wanted it to hit me over the head, but it did not. The design on the can gives me the impression of an eastern european vibe. But what’s so good is the sweet juicy hop with tons of resin goodness that is punctuated by a sweet and complimentary malt delivery system. The finish is the best part: bitter, clean, and...wow feel that coating of hop oil? Saint Lupulin, you know what I’m sayin’...

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rejtable (1614) - Ontario, CANADA - APR 15, 2015
Big huge hop juice beer. Pours orange, clear limited head some clumpy lacing. Nose is very resin, pine. Flavours are resin, fresh pine, fresh citrus and some very light syrup in the back. Taste med/big bitter, light/med sweet with some from fruit some from malt. Full sticky body with lively csrbonation and long lasting bitter.

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