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Sun King Grapefruit Jungle IPA

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RATINGS: 61   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 77   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Grapefruit Jungle is a west coast-style I.P.A. Aptly named for the rich grapefruit characteristics of the three hops used to create it, Grapefruit Jungle is bursting with hop flavor and aroma. With the equivalent of one pound of hops in every keg, Grapefruit Jungle is a hop lover’s dream!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
onceblind (6172) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 25, 2015
Clear deep copper with a thin foamy white cap. Nice nose of leafy hop resins, a wee bit of lemon peel, and nice grapefruit zest. Crisp and bright flavor with grapefruit peel and zest right up front, but not terribly bitter, just balancing and crisp. Big sticky grapefruity hoppiness with a cara-biscuit bready sweet background with some leafy resins.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
AndyReynolds (1079) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 3, 2015
Can thanks to Andrew Rohne. This beer is great. Tropical fruit is all over the place. Of course, grapefruit, but some mango, pineapple, lemmon, and lime too. Great shit!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Dorkenstein (216) - - SEP 19, 2015
Nice pine needle and grapefruit aroma. Taste is resinous pine needle and bitter grapefruit, mild sliced malt to carry it through.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
screigh (533) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - SEP 7, 2015
Pours a clear copper color. Thin white head with some lacing. A deep almost grape aroma. Light mouth feel. A pithy flavor with light lingering bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
egajdzis (5697) - Pennsburg, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 26, 2015
Amber color with a small, off white head that left nice lacing on the glass. Aroma of floral hops, citrus, light pine, a bit of caramel. Taste of citrus, caramel, pine, tropical fruits, grapefruit.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mora2000 (6101) - McKinney, Texas, USA - AUG 19, 2015
Orange-yellow pour with a white head. The aroma has some big tropical fruit and pine notes. The flavor is the same with a lot of mango, pineapple and pine notes really standing out. Medium bitterness. Medium carbonation and medium mouthfeel.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
CpyNPrnT (531) - Indiana, USA - JUL 25, 2015
Aroma of grapefruit, tangerine, peach, taste is grapefruit, very fruity, nice malt backbone, slightly juicy, really good stuff. Overpriced though.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mpersinger (360) - , California, USA - DEC 11, 2014
Taste poured from a bomber on the bus at the BeerCraft 2nd Anniversary Party in August (based on notes): Grapefruit aroma, some grapefruit and blunt bitter flavors, bitter, oily medium bodied, finishes a bit sweet. Thanks EdHops from norcal beer geeks for sharing!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopscotch (10265) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - AUG 26, 2014
Can... Strong citrus aroma - grapefruit for sure, but that’s not all. Peels from a medley of citrus fruits. Medium-bodied with buoyant carbonation. The flavor tilts far into the bitter side of balance, but abundant medium-roast malts make their presence known. Bittersweet, rindy finish. Can shipped my way by StFun!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ed5388 (2693) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - AUG 18, 2014
16oz can shared by Dan P. at JohnGonk's sons birthday party. Poured a haY dark orange color with a small foamy white head. Aroma of caramel malt, citrus skins, and fresh cut grapefruit. Taste of pine right off the bat, followed by caramel malt, fresh grapefruit, and citrus zest.

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