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RATINGS: 1022   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
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This mammoth IPA is defined by generous quantities of premium hops and balanced with a premium selection of English malt. Traditionally unfiltered IPA’s lead to the slight haze appearance. An extensive dry-hopping process contributes to its very intense floral hop aroma. The IPA is unfiltered and as always, unpasteurized to leave all the natural flavors intact. If you’re at the brewery you’ll be able to guess what style of beer every brewer has in his hand. THE BEER YOU'VE BEEN TRAINING FOR!

Malt: 2 Row, Pale Malt, Munich, 70-80 Crystal, Wheat

Hops: Columbus, Golding

Dry Hop: Columbus, Golding


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
solidfunk (3601) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAR 23, 2014
Citrus on head with light perfume. Well balance, session like IPA. Pours orange with decent head and lacing. Medium bitter finish. Tap at Churchkey.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
olr1984 (1036) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - MAR 22, 2014
On tap at world of beer pours a clear orange with a small off white head. Small hop flavor.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris (2925) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 17, 2014
Draft - Mild grapefruit and a bit of malt. Clear copper with a thin head. Light citrus with a nice balanced pithy hop. A decent IPA, but nothing special.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hockeybeerguy (1479) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - MAR 17, 2014
Rcvd in trade. Reviewed from notes. The appearance has a hazy orange/amber colored body with a one finger white head that dies fairly quick, clingy lacing is left in rings. The smell has citrus, pine and floral tones combined and are up front, ever so light malt in the background, the smell stays that way all throughout the brew. The taste is bittersweet through the previously mentioned flavors and combined thoroughly. The palate is about a light to medium. Carbonation is felt just right, very sessionable, dry bitter aftertaste and finish. Overall, this is a very good American IPA that I would definitely come back to as it is simple and didn’t change throughout.

3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bmacuc (10) - - MAR 13, 2014
Pours a hazy golden color (unfiltered), slight floral aroma but not much, minimal head (maybe slightly un-carbonated), good medium body, slight floral taste, medium hop bite towards back of the tongue but finishes clean with a bit of sweetness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Erzengel (2338) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - MAR 12, 2014
Best if enjoyed by: 05/12/14 C1643
Golden in the glass, Noce floral in the nose. The beer starts great grassy, intense floral with a not too sweet body. This nice aroma continues and fits in the whole very well. The aftertaste has hints of pine, a bit viscous, nicely bitter, very floral, not too sweet.
A very nice IPA! --> 14/13/14/13

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jcnielsen (1984) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - MAR 11, 2014
Bottle. Pours a golden color with white head. Grapefruit, citrus, passion fruit aromas. Very citrus forward beer in both aroma and flavor. Grapefruit, orange, hoppy, slight grassy/herbal flavors. Nice IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DWestrick (415) - Ft Wayne, Indiana, USA - MAR 7, 2014
bottle. very solid IPA. Kind of run-of-the-mill IPA, no complaints and could drink again

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TylerGreenDC (265) - - MAR 3, 2014
UPDATED: MAY 21, 2014 In a 12oz bottle. Piney aroma. Flavors of orange with a hint of pine resin. Quite good, but not distinguished.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
frlrv1020 (88) - Miami, Florida, USA - FEB 26, 2014
Great all-dayer! Aroma of malt and mango. Beautiful honey color, with just the right amount of bitterness on the palate.


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