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RATINGS: 3758   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.97/5   IBU: 77   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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Bottle and keg: Filtered
Launched: August 1997
Hops: Magnum, Chinook & Centennial
By definition, an India Pale Ale is hoppier and higher in alcohol than its little brother, pale ale-and we deliver in spades. Now one of the most well respected and best-selling IPAs in the country, this golden beauty explodes with citrusy flavor and hop aromas, all perfectly balanced by a subtle malt character. This crisp, extra hoppy brew is hugely refreshing on a hot day, but will always deliver no matter when you choose to drink it.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cristobal37 (705) - Budapest, HUNGARY - APR 16, 2016
Bottle Thanks Lorebacsi!! Surprisingly sweet malty aroma. Nice bitterness under the malts and the finish is where it’s at. Even dry bitterness with a quality finish. Tasted different from the tap but it’s still good.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
AdolfoCC (130) - Veracruz, Veracruz, MEXICO - APR 9, 2016
APARIENCIA: de color dorado con destellos naranjas, se observa cristalina y moderada actividad de carbonatación; corona de espuma blanca, de burbuja compacta y buena retención. AROMA: de inicio el lúpulo con notas cítricas y algo herbales, notas de pino y resinosas sin embargo no son tan intensas. SABOR: amargor intenso de entrada seguido de notas herbales de entrada, notas de pino, mucho dankness, atrás de eso muy discretas notas cítricas. Al retrogusto, buena permanencia de ese amargor intenso, que queda pegado al paladar. SENSACIÓN: cuerpo ligero, se siente oleoso, carbonatación media. RESUMEN: una excelente cerveza, muy apegada al estilo que representa.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thirstyrabbit (1690) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 8, 2016
Tap, TCBW ’16. Bright orange body, tall head. Aroma has fresh American hops and caramelly malt. Some floral elements too. Taste has lots of hops and sweet citric fruits. Feels like a pretty standard IPA.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Emek (258) - Wroc³aw, POLAND - APR 5, 2016
Tap (BGM4). Mocna, intensywna IPA. Może klasyczna, a może trochę za "toporna", brakuje trochę finezji, ale to ciągle bardzo dobre piwo.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
emusche (161) - Wisconsin, USA - APR 2, 2016
Pours hazy yellow-orange with a sticky head. Aromas of candy, grapefruit, pine, deep dank earthiness. Taste is bitter pine, loads of resin, oily mouthfeel, nice citrus to cut it. Coulda sworn it was brewed with Columbus hops, but I guess it must be the Centennial/Chinook combo. It tastes to me much more like an APA than an IPA. Very good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
klaing (253) - Florida, USA - MAR 31, 2016
Slightly cloudy orange gold with moderate and persistent head. Malts sweet with tropical fruit edge soon overwhelmed by piny persistent hops. Not a subtle IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
danfontaine (41) - - MAR 27, 2016
Ar- hops dominate here, lots of citrus and tropical fruit, hints of malt sweetness and alcohol. There's an orange soda thing somewhere in there too. Ap- clear Amber with a string white head. Fl- again hops are the star, soft caramel malt sweetness and citrus and tropical fruit are well balanced by hop bitterness Mf- medium-full bodied, well carbonated, slight alcohol Ov- the beer is very well done. Not a huge hop head but this beer is delicious and very well balanced. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tfontana (562) - Fremont, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 24, 2016
On tap in shaker pint glass at JImmy’s Culpeppers. Aroma is strong floral and resinous hops. Taste is as aroma. Appearance is light brown with finger-width frothy white head with nice sparkle and huge sudsy lacing. Palate is medium bodied with fairly thick texture and very dry, crisp finish. Overall, a perfectly good IPA without much fault but it didn’t blow me away like I expected it to.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
7stern (571) - Bromma, SWEDEN - MAR 18, 2016
Light amber with medium head. Pineapple and malt aroma. Also some pine in the taste. Bitter finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lilja (2574) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 17, 2016
Flaska från SB beställningssortiment. Smak och doft av humle, mango, persika, honung med toner av nektar. Ren och klar, mjuk och len, fin sötma, krämig, fruktig och frisk trots något trött humle, mycket välbalanserad och god IPA.


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