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RATINGS: 1753   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
Smuttynose IPA is a physical salute to the glory of the American hop grower. The citrusy hop flavor coming from a mixture of Simcoe and Santiams is pleasantly balanced by a smooth bitterness from the Amarillo hops. The beer itself is light bodied and crisp with a golden color that will throw a slight haze, as we bottle it unfiltered. At 65 IBU’s, this is definitely not a training-wheels IPA, but is meant for hop lovers looking to satisfy their craving in a way that’s not easy to find. We think they’ll be quite pleased.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JeepGC4x4 (30) - Massachusetts, USA - OCT 10, 2015
Amber golden color. Slightly fizzy on the palate. Very hoppy with prominent grapefruit notes. Delicious.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BozzBoyer (39) - New York, USA - OCT 9, 2015
Appearance: Hazy Amber Orange Glow. Aroma: Tangerine, Orange, Pine, Light Grapefruit. Taste: Orange, Tangerine, Apricot, Cantaloupe. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
martin00sr (1813) - Haderslev, DENMARK - OCT 8, 2015
UPDATED: OCT 9, 2015 Hazy amber, offwhite froth. Aroma has caramel, light citrus, pine notes. Lemon and biscuit flavour, caramel and lasting pine bitterness. Finish lacks a little oomph.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
airrick2003 (758) - Louisiana, USA - OCT 7, 2015
Appearance: pours with a medium off white head, the beer is a hazy average gold copper color Aroma: floral, citrus, biscuit, egg Taste: subtle floral sweetness, bitter, alcohol, Palate: lively carbonation, medium mouthfeel, strong bitter aftertaste Overall: a strong ipa, has an assertive bitterness to it, subtle sweetness, pretty good ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Habanero (3440) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - SEP 30, 2015
Bottled. Pours hazy deep golden with an average off-white head. Aroma of caramel, citrus, apricot, citrus and piney notes. Sweet flavor that ends up dry and nice bitter. Medium bodied, oily texture and soft carbonation. A very nice IPA. 🌟🌟🌟🌟

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alexsdad06 (7466) - Ohio, USA - SEP 28, 2015
Bottled at home. Pours a slightly hazy golden with some orange highlights and a medium sized off white head. The aroma and flavor have nice toasted malts, citrus zest, some earthy hops, grass, moderate bitterness, a nice classic ipa.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DesertDevil (673) - Arizona, USA - SEP 24, 2015
Draft at Whole Foods Market – Chandler. Sweet mango tropical fruit drives the aroma with hints of slight pine, slight molasses, and caramel. Pours deep orange. Taste of orange-laced pastry dough, rather sharp pine resin, grassy alfalfa, and sunflower seed. Decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Turtles (961) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 14, 2015
Tap @ Oliver Twist, Stockholm. Hazy light amber, creamy head, great lacing. Mid-hoppy aroma, grapefruit, caramel, pine. Medium bodied, smooth mouthfeel. Sweet and slightly citrus hoppy taste, tangerines, grapefruit, caramel. Finish with pine bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hawthorne00 (3054) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - SEP 12, 2015
Bottle, as Finestkind IPA. Just hazy golden amber with a large white head. Aroma of mandarins, kumquats, sticky bread crusts. It’s rather sweet but loaded with mandarins and some less sweet citrus flavours that drift gently towards a fairly bitter finish. Some pine and peppery grass toward the end too. Maybe a slightly drier or more bitter finish would have been even better, but it’s lovely the way the citrus flavours slide though from sweet to bitter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
PartyFowle (734) - - SEP 5, 2015
Bottle. Slightly hazy tangerine with a fluffy white head. Great aroma: blends weed-like resins, wet grass and sweet tangerine. The flavor loses a lot of the hop character -- bold bitterness is still there, but the clarity of the hops in the nose is not. There is a bit of sweet orange blossom and citrus peel, plus a little grassiness. Medium-bodied; silky carbonation. Very solid, good hop complexity.

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