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RATINGS: 853   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.


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
b33r (724) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - FEB 8, 2013
UPDATED: SEP 5, 2013 Light cloudy orange with large white fluffy head and solid lacing. Aroma is very citrusy and piney. Flavor has light malts with a sharp sweet fruitiness and finishes with a very bitter grapefruit and perfuminess. Good overall


3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Spralleman (20) - SWEDEN - AUG 20, 2015
Aroma of sweet Tokaj. Taste of raisins. Sweet, with a hint of bitterness. Not my first choise, yet not terrible.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RRistow12 (450) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - AUG 8, 2015
Tasted from draft. Pours a clear amber with white head. Aroma is pine with some caramel and biscuit notes. Taste is moderate to heavily bitter with mild malt sweetness. Long bitter finish. Flavors is big pine with some grass, tropical fruits, caramel, toffee and biscuits. Above average for style. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TH28 (263) - - JUL 31, 2015
12oz can. Appearance: Deep golden with an orange hue, clear, with a moderate white head. Aroma: Name of this beer is fitting, with a resinous, piney aroma dominant. Also some grass and tropical fruit notes. Taste: Starts out with a sweet maltiness, turns to a grassy citrus, then turns into a sharp, resinous, piney bitterness. Mouthfeel: Medium body with a moderately high carbonation. Finish: Strong bitterness, and a dry resin stickiness on the tongue. Overall: Definitely a hop bomb, but has a strong enough malt backbone to balance it. More well rounded than most IIPAs.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
HKdIPA (466) - HONG KONG - JUL 29, 2015
Can in Portland. Hazy orange amber pour with thin head. Aroma is pine resin - soapy almost. In a good way. Taste is crazy sharp pine hop bitterness. Quite crisp seeming for such a huge beer but I think that's mostly the bitter resinousness. Not without malt flavor but resin dominates. Good DIPA very very piney.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
after4ever (6731) - Brier, Washington, USA - JUL 24, 2015
Little can. Pours a murky dark amber with a dense and creamy off white head. Big tangy sweet grapefruit nose. Creamy thick body with soft carb. Caramel and heavy grapefruit, very sweet but very crisp and refreshing. Bright in the back and not cloying.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tcon25 (300) - Duvall, Washington, USA - JUL 23, 2015
Energy drink can pour at at home, light golden pour, thin head, very hoppy taste, little piney, little bitter after taste nice flavor all around.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
youdictategood (434) - Florida, USA - JUL 19, 2015
Can to snifter. Clear golden pour with a frothy white head. Mix of floral hops and pine resin in the aroma. Flavor starts out nearly sour, fades out into a malty sweetness, then ends with the bitter hop punch you expect. Well hidden ABV, too.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
finol (2514) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 18, 2015
Can at Barrels, Gamla Stan. Sweet heavy brew. Taste of orange marmalade, resin and rye.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MarkSachon (759) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 18, 2015
Can from somewhere in Indiana. Way too bitter and acidic for me. I could barely finish this one and had a bad case of hop mouth afterwards.

4.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
harvelcm (3) - - JUL 16, 2015 does not count
At 103 IBUs, this starts out tasting almost unfiltered when cold but cleans up as the temperature levels out. Delicious.


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