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RATINGS: 987   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.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
arrogantb (1402) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 17, 2012
funny shaped can thanks to DoubleSunshine610, appreciate it man. Bright orange color, good head and lace. Smells sticky like hop oils, the name resin is appropriate. Taste is quite resinous but not quite a West Coast, very balanced yet very hoppy and not a malt bomb like a lot of east coast DIPAís. All in all a nice beer and Iíd like to get a couple more cans to get a good feel for this. Serving type: can Reviewed on: 06-05-2012 04:16:39


3.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BrewBrain (158) - Florida, USA - SEP 27, 2016
Can to glass golden pour with good pine aroma and mildly sweet flavor and heavy hitting hop bitterness. Hops on top on this one. Needs lessons from big brother Hi_Res which is a lesson in how to brew a DiPA .

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Garrold (4243) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2016
Can. JDW on Leeds station. Just turned noon. Proper welfare. Orange gold, with a deep haze. Dense, lasting, clingy, white head. Leggy and viscous. Looks fantastic. Nose has juicy, jammy, pithy citrus hop. Notes of sappy pine. A little dank and grimy. Taste is juicy, sappy bitter. Some jammy sweetness. Medium body. Smooth mouthfeel. Doesnít feel the ABV particularly. In fact itís scary easy to drink. Long, resinous, chewy bitter finish. Must be the most decent boost juice available in the UK at the minute?

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
stantheman (900) - British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 25, 2016
On tap at Hop & Vine in north Burnaby. A medium amber beer with moderate white head and hop nose. Wow this is bitter! Clean strong bitter notes of hop resin lightly malted. Nice!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
evergreen0199 (3020) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 25, 2016
A slender can at The William Jolle (Wetherspoons), Northwood Hills, Grtr London, England. Havenít been to a Spoons for at least 4 months and I clock this in the fridge behind the pretty barmaid. A golden/orange coloured pour with a medium white head on top. Hoppy, pine, orange marmalade, caramel on the nose. Tastes hoppy, pine, orange, caramel, quite bitter but then the sweetness creeps in. 2 cans of this went down a treat on a sunny sunday afternoon, forget the usual crap that Wetherspoons have on their taps and drink this beauty.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
imdownthepub (13228) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 23, 2016
Can, 355ml at a Wetherspoons. Hazy amber with white head. There is a powerful alcohol bitterness from the start of this one, yes resinous, hard hop notes, bittering but then with a sweet background. Challenging, particularly as a breakfast beer, which this was. Not particularly fruity for me, more the bittering part of the hop flavour. Good stuff.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SarkyNorthener (4059) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 20, 2016
Can from St Matthews hall, Walsall. Slightly hazy amber beer with medium head. Aroma of orange marmalade, pine resin and caramel. Taste is pine resin, marmalade, caramel and stewed fruits. A little chewy. Excellent.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Erzengel (7755) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - SEP 17, 2016
many thanks to Bob. Great floral nose. Fresh smooth beginning. Easy to drink, not too intense but lots of floral and piney hops. The body is slightly sweetish, round with fresh piney hints.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nihtila (2887) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 16, 2016
UPDATED: SEP 16, 2016 Can at ?spoons. Pours clearish amber, white head. Nose is caramel, resin, pine, sweet toffee. Tastes caramel, resinous hops, orange peel, followed by huge kick of bitterness, grapefruit, dry caramel. Dry and bitter long finish. Good, find the finish a tad too bitter.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AshtonMcCobb (5241) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 16, 2016
Can from Alexander Graham Bell. Appearance - golden amber with a nice fluffy head. Nose - dank cellar, resin. Taste - more resin, tangy orange. Viscous but lean orange peel note clears it all up at the end. Palate - close to medium bodied with a creamy yet tangy texture and a long dry tangy finish. Overall - dangerously drinkable.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
ipabr (151) - Somerset, ENGLAND - SEP 13, 2016
Imagine a really strong beer, then imagine dropping a few boiled barley sweets into it, that is this beer. Smells like ashtray with US style ipa hops. Sickly sweetness disguises the alcohol. See people actually saying that they will try it again based on its ratings, this is hideous....


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