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RATINGS: 1673   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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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.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kumite56 (471) - Cordova, Tennessee, USA - OCT 14, 2008
Hazy golden color. Decent white head, mostly lasting. Aroma is intensely hoppy with notes of citrus. Flavor is also of citrus hopps and has a decent malt backbone. Bitter finish on this nice beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
gringo332 (559) - Richardson, Texas, USA - MAR 22, 2015
Deep golden colour, moderate white head. Nice hoppy aroma, notes of oranges. Pleasant hoppy flavour throughout, notes of orange peel and pine, well balanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rougeau13 (2119) - Richmond, Texas, USA - MAR 17, 2015
Clear amber with an off-white head. Mild aroma of pine, rye, and tropical fruit. Tastes of grain and a pretty substantial bitterness. Medium bodied with average carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zwiebel88 (423) - GERMANY - MAR 14, 2015
Orange, leuchtend. Mango, Aprikose, grasnoten. Direkte Herbe, nur leicht fruchtig. Recht schmal.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheSilentSaint (58) - Ohio, USA - FEB 28, 2015
Pours orange with fine head. Smells pine and hops. Mouth is medium with decent carbonation. Tastes hops and little spices. Good IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
Earlier Rating: 1/31/2015 Total Score: 3.8
Appearance: Amber with thick head. Nose: citrus, rye, mango Mouth: light and smooth Taste: nice bitter, nice aroma, tastes very nice. Good for hop heads!! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fiammanghilla (716) - Genova, ITALY - FEB 26, 2015
Spina @ beerattraction. Chiara con schiuma fine e persistente. IPA ben fatta luppolatura usa...

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rjmc64 (32) - Deer Park, New York, USA - FEB 25, 2015
Pours light gold, hazy, with quickly fading white head. Nose is unusual. Pungent at first with citrus notes. Explosion of grapefruity bitter citrus at first, followed by herbal notes and a long fading bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rotaman14 (247) - Potsdam, GERMANY - FEB 20, 2015
Slightly hazy golden colour, white head. Smells like lemon sorbet and pineapples. Fairly mild bitter taste with some malt sweetness as well, a long herbal aftertaste remains. Overall a very drinkable and approachable IPA, albeit lacking character.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Iznogud (1207) - CROATIA - FEB 19, 2015
Bottle, 355 ml at Breukelen Beer Merchants, Brooklyn. Pours clear orange with white head. Piney fruit aroma. Malt, fruit, pine in flavor with dry bitter finish. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zekada (369) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - FEB 18, 2015
Pours clear orange with a small white head. The aroma is bit weird, and has a kind of estery feeling with some fruityness and a roundness. Taste is sweet and crisp with a gentle sense of hops. Palate is drinkable and pleasant. Overall an okay beer. Drinkable and fresh feeling

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
vandc01 (145) - North Branch, Minnesota, USA - FEB 16, 2015
Poured from a 12oz bottle picked up at total wine in Arizona. With a best by date of 3/29/2015 Must be a older bottle because the aroma is very faint. Pours a hazy orange with a half finger of head that I gone almost instantly. Drinks as a nice balanced beer with little lingering bitterness. A good beer, perhaps a fresher bottle would help.

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