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RATINGS: 834   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   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.


Hop_Hedonist's rating

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Hop_Hedonist (308) - Perth, - JAN 5, 2014
Massive resinous hop aroma - huge sweet caramel malt palate then the hops kick in - enormously bitter - I like that, but too sweet for perfect marks. A great ale.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bacterial (2086) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - MAY 28, 2015
Clear bright amber pour with a slight white head. Nice resin hoppy nose, some orange. Low bitterness until the very end. Big hops. Juicy citrus and earthy. Good. Odd small can.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KoRoBeNiKi (63) - Fair Lawn, New Jersey, USA - MAY 20, 2015
Can: Appearance: light orange/brown color with a very small head. Aroma: malt, caramel, light bitter citrus Taste: similar to the aroma with more caramel and a bit more bitter. Palate: Do I detect a little bit of non-bitter fruit? Refreshing, as per most of Sixpoint. A more refreshing take on a DIPA, less hoppy than most, not a bad thing to be honest. Exactly as described, loosely a DIPA.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vestlake (194) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Aroma is piney and sweet malt. Taste is the same with a very strong bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
felip989 (103) - S„o Paulo, BRAZIL - MAY 15, 2015
Amber with a very small light beige head. Aroma is caramel, citric fruity (grapefruit and oranges) and herbal. Taste is strong bread and caramel, also very herbal and citric (lemon, oranges and grapefruit). Strong bitter aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
c0fein (336) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 15, 2015
355ml can from Whole Foods - Tribeca, New York. BB20OCT2015. Thanks Jesse!

Dark golden colour with a big white head. Floral, caramel, hops, orange, citrus, resin, sweet and sticky. Doesnít feel like 103 IBU.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
punkska101 (1161) - Chambly, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 12, 2015
355 ml can thx Alex A: citrusy, grapefruit, piny app: clear copper with white head some lacing. T/p: med body with long bitter finish. Soft carbonation. O: solid. Better than expected. Particularly enjoyed the body and texture.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Strykzone (5386) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - MAY 12, 2015
Interesting looking can received in a trade with mstrcrwly. Clear golden amber with a two finger foamy head. A single string of bubbles floats up. This beer smells like a classic west coast IPA with citrus in front and floral notes behind. Just a little pine in the aroma but more in the flavor. Iíll say it. The feel is resiny. Some vegetable flavors. Malts are big and bring more sweetness than distinct flavors. Just a little cardboard and lighter tropical fruit flavors. I never did taste alcohol and that is a plus. Nicely done.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
wazzawazza (57) - Geraldton, AUSTRALIA - MAY 11, 2015
A great tasting beer, full flavour and plenty of hoppy goodness. Great colour and good amount of head. Itís a buy.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
grubypawel (218) - - 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

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
notayankee (29) - 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.


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