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RATINGS: 209   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   IBU: 110   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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This beer was known as Area 51 IPA during development. Ethos is our new West Coast style IPA...double dry-hopped using 6 different hop varietals. Juicy, citrusy, dank.


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rader58 (778) - Leawood, Kansas, USA - MAY 13, 2013
16oz can. Pours an opaque copper-orange. Aroma of citrus, pine, grass. Flavor is pine, citrus, grass. A very hoppy and bitter IPA, but outstandingly balanced.


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
gschrade (648) - Collinsville, USA - SEP 12, 2014
I had this at Global Brew. Pours orangish with a white head. Taste Carmel, pine, earthy. I thought this was good. I could drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ajb (3) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - SEP 9, 2014 does not count
Good deep golden color, nice creamy head. A bit boozy for my tastes. Nice malt backbone for the high IBU and alcohol. Hop profile is a little muddy. Nothing distinctive. Good all around IPA, but nothing special.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
charule (1094) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 29, 2014
Can from DMK. Poured light hazy orange with too much head. Aroma of light hop citrus playdough. Med carb and bod. Light bitter taste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ben4321 (3916) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - AUG 27, 2014
Location: Draft at the Map Room, 7/16/14

Aroma: The aroma is citrus hop, some tropical notes, and a bit of caramel as well
Appearance: Pours a caramel-orange color with a small off-white head and some drippy lace
Flavor: Flavor-wise much the same as the nose, citrus, a little malt sweetness, decent bitterness
Palate: The body is medium, it has a pretty solid mouthfeel, and a mid-dry finish
Overall Impression: I thought this was a solid IPA. It is not an amazing beer by any means, but something I found to be perfectly drinkable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jh773 (124) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 25, 2014
Cloudy dark orange, one-finger head. Smell is grapefruit peel, tangerine, pine, grass. Quite bitter and juicy; think of biting into a tangerine and getting a good bit of the pith along with it (but not as unpleasant). Some caramel, biscuit tones. Pretty good.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HughConway (796) - Washington, USA - AUG 21, 2014
16oz can. Pours hazy amber orange, stiff, delicately laced white head. Resin-grass hop aroma, taste is bitter hop on the fore, slight malt sweet on the back. It’s a bitter one, not bad for that.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (11810) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 21, 2014
Can sample. Clear amber color, medium white head. Nice aroma of fresh lemon, pine trees. taste is bitter lemongrass on a bed of pine needles. Tasty.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
decaturstevo (5015) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - AUG 4, 2014
Orange pour with creamy off white head and lace. Aroma is nice bready maltiness with nice grapefruity citrus hop aroma. Slightly sweet start with a touch of biscuit and citrus/resiny hops. Medium body with pretty good carbonation. Nice finishing bitter pretty solid another good beer by these guys

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
zach8270 (3466) - Henrietta, New York, USA - AUG 1, 2014
(can - 16 oz) Cloudy orange pour with a ton of white head. Huge citrus and pine aroma. Very juicy with some resin under it. Lots of citrus and hops in the flavor with a very peppery undertone that hits hard but then goes away for a lightly citrusy and sweet finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (11047) - Woodland, California, USA - JUL 28, 2014
Can from ReedM. Pours hazy amber with a large foamy near white head. Aroma of light caramel with citrus and resin hop. Med body. Flavor is a little dank. Lots and lots of hop. Finishes not too harshly bitter. But very hoppy.


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