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RATINGS: 418   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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This is the Hop Rising IIPA which is different than Squatter’s Hop Rising Pale Ale which is no longer being produced.


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3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
doboy (424) - Morehead City, North Carolina, USA - NOV 13, 2012
A Nice IPA. Pours a dark yellow, cloudy but good carbonation. Nice white light and fluffy head. Nice hoppy flavor with a hint of malt. Great mouth feel Nice after taste.


4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
RickReallyBrew (32) - Franktown, Colorado, USA - DEC 16, 2014
This is a nice subtle Double IPA. The hop character is nicely matched to wonderful maltiness. I taste a hint of caramel or butterscotch in the malt. Neither are overdone. This is a bier one could drink all night and not grow tired of. Very nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stevoj (2319) - Boise, Idaho, USA - DEC 15, 2014
This is a little understated, was expecting a much bigger kick from both the hops and the ABV. That said, this is part of this beer’s charm, very smooth and drinkable for a DIPA. Lots of hop resin, almost sticky, clingy head with lots of lacing, more hop resin on the finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
phildorsey (161) - Fort Carson, Colorado, USA - DEC 13, 2014
12oz Can. Pours reddish amber and frothy. Aroma is full citrus flavors: Orange, Grapefruit and a hint of wood. Taste is refreshing and lively bitter tones, alcohol content is hidden in the flavor. Great beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ADfan (616) - Orange County, California, USA - DEC 2, 2014
The beer pours a golden color with a medium head. The aroma is heavy with pine and citrus like pineapple and grapefruit. Taste is more citrus with lemon and grapefruit and there is some malts on the backend. Pretty thick body.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Guerde (1182) - St. Paul, Minnesota, USA - DEC 2, 2014
(bottle) Pours a clear gold color with a medium white head and quite a lot of lacing. Aroma isn’t super potent and punchy, but what’s here is good, with scents of canned pineapple, light pine, grapefruit, and orange. Maybe a glimmer of mango or papaya, but it only emerges when swirling. The booze is a bit high here and mucks around with the scents quite a bit, but when it’s not interrupting my nostrils the scent is quite good. Flavor holds candied orange, grapefruit, and lingering pine on the finish. Not much complexity here in the flavor, but it’s not bad. Mouthfeel is medium and carbonation is appropriate. Booze is prominent in the finish. I have to bump this a bit overall as I feel the price of this beer (bought it for $9.49 a sixer) is a pretty solid value, and when matched with the overall quality of the product, this will prompt me to purchase this repeatedly.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ZacM612 (211) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - DEC 1, 2014
Clear copper color with white head that leaves a little lacing. Aroma is piney with a touch of citrus. Citrus hits the tongue. Bitterness of the finish is not as smooth as most IIPAs.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wchesser (1241) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 20, 2014
Bottle at Squatters in SLC. Amber gold. Nose of piney and vegetal hops. Fairly malty and full bodied, but dry, slightly dank finish. Solid and better than I expected.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thornecb (4528) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 16, 2014
Pours deep clear deep gold into a tulip. Bright white head with medium retention recedes leaving spider lacing. Sweet caramel and resin aromas. Hot resin and pineapple front to back and into the slightly stale finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (11191) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 6, 2014
Can. Golden colour with a white head. Aroma is fruit, malt, hop, alcohol, peaches. Flavour is fruit, malt, hop, alcohol, peaches, citrus, floral. En god dobbel IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kbudd19 (706) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 2, 2014
Bottle from Dresden, thanks man! Golden pour, with light finger of white head. Aroma is heavy malt sweetness, pine, and citrus. Taste is bitter up front, followed by some malty sweetness, light floral, finish is crisp with some bitterness, mouthfeel is medium with high carbonation. Very quaffable well done.


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