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RATINGS: 119   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Named for Pako (say “PACO”) the dog (No wait, Pako’s not a dog!) This full flavored, fully hop-evident IPA will have the hopheads rejoicing. 6.8% ABV and 60+ IBUs with explosive hop aroma from a pungent Simcoe/columbus blend.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
savnac (2391) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - JUN 12, 2012
12 oz can from Shig, thanks for hauling this up for me. Hazy golden yellow with a small head. Aroma of bubble gum/cotton candy, floral hops and cereal grain. Flavor is mildly sweet malt and a medium hop bitterness. Medium body with soft carbonation. Nice IPA, thanks Shawn.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 16/20
MacBoost (1448) - Pouring Bus, New York, USA - JUL 21, 2012
Pours a slightly hazy light orange color with a huge frothy head, almost akin to a draft pour. Aromas of bright tropical fruit, flowers, perfume. Taste is also very nice, but there is a big let down in the ultra thin mouthfeel. This has the potential of being a great beer, but I just can’t get over the watery mouthfeel. Still, all in all, a good beer though. Like.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RobertDale (3994) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - AUG 14, 2013
12 ounce can. Thanks BuckeyeBoy! Pours a golden orange with a decent white head. Aroma of citrus, malt, and pine. Taste is grapefruit, oranges, pine, and malt. Nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MadRobin (2248) - Silver Spring, USA - FEB 12, 2014
UPDATED: FEB 13, 2014 On tap 4 oz. sampler at Snake River Brewing Co. In Jackson, WY. Clear, golden-orange amber with an off-white head and good lacing. Aroma of passionfruit, orange, pineapple and caramel. Taste of passionfruit, caramel, tropical fruit, orange and pineapple. Medium body and medium carbonation. A very fruity IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
arminjewell (7999) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - FEB 25, 2014
Pour out of 12 oz can, slightly hazy orange pour with white head, aroma brought notes of big lemon, earth, spice, hints of pine, touch of tropical fruit in there as well. Taste is a mix of tropical fruit, lemon, orange, hints of biscuit, bread, slight earth, finishing with some spice. Pretty nice.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deekyn (1325) - San Francisco, California, USA - JUL 21, 2014
A- pours a clear gold with a white head and terrific lacing. S- some usual suspects bit they burst from the glass. Great citrus from bitter orange, lemon zest to some passion fruit. These tickle then back of the nose especially towards the end. Dough and cracker malts are abundant with some rich and sweet smelling wet pine. M- body seems light for this beer but it has a good tackiness to it. T- citrus comes through again with the orange and ruby red grapefruit leading the way. Sourdough bread and pine mingle in the middle with some mineral and sharp grassy quality. Minimal amounts of earth in there towards the clean and quenching end.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
swoopjones (6659) - Buffalo, New York, USA - FEB 20, 2011
GLBN IPA Challenge 2011, sample. light to medium golden pour. decent hop profile, buttery, toffee maltiness. average bitterness, balanced. decent IPA

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerona97 (2397) - Washington, USA - APR 11, 2011
Sampled at the 5th Montana Beer Fest. Slightly hazy light golden yellow. Aroma of tropical fruits and citrus. Taste of orange/lemon.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
osu97gp (667) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 24, 2011
On tap at the brewery. Poured a clear orange color with a small white head. Aroma of citrus and floral hops with some malts in the background. Flavor of floral hops with a nice bitter finish and a decent malt backbone. A pretty good beer made better by the environment.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mikem409 (1771) - bloomfield, Michigan, USA - JUL 14, 2012
can thanks shig! pours murky orange with frothy head. hop resin aroma. taste is bitter flowery. lasting bitter finish dry


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