Serve in Shaker, Tulip


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RATINGS: 480   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08/5   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
This traditional English style was originally brewed with extra hops to help it survive the voyage to India. Our IPA is enlightened by spicy herbal hops with a hint of caramel malt sweetness.

Brain_Parasite's rating

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Brain_Parasite (70) - California, USA - JAN 24, 2014
Pours amber with small white head. Hoppy aroma. Pine, citrus, and hops make up the bulk of the flavor with some maltiness that fits its English style description. Flavor isnít particularly strong. Not particularly exciting but not bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BeerRenter76 (834) - Texas, USA - SEP 13, 2016
I didnt like this one a as much as their extra pale ale. For an American IPA there really wasnt much in hop aroma or flavor except for a brief hop bite. The aroma and flavor had more of a malt profile, which wasní bad but not what I expected. Overall it was o.k but not great. Originally rated on 11/21/08

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hayduke (4947) - Eureka, California, USA - SEP 10, 2016
Sampled at GABF 2015. In the tasting glass light amber. White head. Nose of grassy hops and malts. Medium body. Flavor is light citrus and grassy hops. Finishes bitter but not a nice one. Not wild about this one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
drpimento (3181) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 11, 2016
Not really a good beer. Aroma has a number of things going on, many not so good - a bit of funk, hint of hop and toffee, whiff of skunk. Flavorís dominated by bitter, some malt and a tad of hop. Palate is dominated by bitter: too much.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
euniceradio (453) - Worthington, Minnesota, USA - FEB 29, 2016
12oz bottle to tulip. Pours clear amber, white froth sticky head. Aroma of pale malts, bubblegum, fig, some pepper and orange gummy candy. Taste of same with extra candi sweetness in finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
pwanamaker (11) - Kansas, USA - FEB 27, 2016
citrus, herbs, amber, hazy, white foam, medium bitterness, creamy, average carbonation, slight bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjmoen (332) - - FEB 10, 2016
Pours a clear amber color with white head. Not too bitter, could use some more hop aromas & flavor

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
weitz15 (542) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - DEC 25, 2015
Light, crisp aroma. Yellow pale pour. Flavor is citrus with a hopped finish. Alcohol is heavy in the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bookman10 (962) - Osseo, Minnesota, USA - AUG 10, 2015
Not as critrusy as the usual IPA. This wasnít bad, though. It was a bit more spicy, verging on saison, than I usually want from my IPAs...

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MadShaolin (100) - - MAY 7, 2015
Missing some caramel/earthy sweetness to me. Nice hop balance, but the showy malt profile of, say, a Sam smith ipa is lacking this brew ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cwestlund (3) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 19, 2015 does not count
I think the bitterness should be dialed up a notch to match the maltiness. I agree on a different reviewer on the opinion that the beer is like a one-note song. Itís a decent beer but nothing is really making it shine. It should be noted that the current IBU that Summit says this beer stands at is 61, not 70.

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