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RATINGS: 241   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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A West Coast style IPA full of citrus-like and tropical fruit-like hop flavor and aroma with an assertive yet smooth bitter finish. .....malt, take a back seat please.


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3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
illinismitty (2270) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - MAR 7, 2012
Bottled from Miked. Pours copper amber with a dissipating ivory head. Aroma of floral hops and caramelly pale malts. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Somewhat complex malt backbone of caramel, chocolate, and toasty malts, nicely countered by the juicy citra hops. Bitter finish with resin at the very end. Very nice IPA, especially if you like malty IPA. West Coast in bitterness, but East Coast for maltiness.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Experiment_Ale (979) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 4, 2014
At Big Texas Beer Fest 2014. Pours slight orange, creamy medium head. Aroma is huge floral citrus, soft fruity, orange, fruit juice. Taste is primarily an odd harsh orange-peel.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
suprchunk (2153) - Crestview, Florida, USA - AUG 3, 2014
Brilliant coppery amber. Big white head. Ton of lacing. Huge malt aroma with tropical fruit note. Taste is close to the same with an added pin note.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
blomster (255) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 25, 2014
Bottle. Slightly hazy Goldeneye pour. Citrusy, fruity aroma. Same in the taste. An odd metallic note in the finish, otherwise a taste beer.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheHOFF43 (1749) - Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA - JUL 24, 2014
Bottle. Pours a clear gold with excellent lacing and lasting thin white head. Aroma is citrus hops, really pungent. Taste is similar, citrus and slightly bitter. Smooth and resiny. Very nice.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TURDFERGUSON (3948) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - JUL 22, 2014
Bottle. Picked up at a bottle shop in Athens, OH. Yummy beer. Lots of citrus and tropical fruit throughout the nose and flavor. Really nice beer, here. Would like to get more of this.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ineedbeer (695) - Oakland, California, USA - JUL 14, 2014
12 oz bottle. Aroma has a faint cracker malt character. Moderately strong tropical fruit and stone fruit notes with a lot of passion fruit. Lighter citrus character with faint hop resin. Pours a pale, Fairly clear, golden orange with a medium sized, moderately thick, white head. Moderate lacing and faint legs. Flavor has a slight, sweet cracker and biscuit character with a bit of honey. Moderate bitterness with fairly strong hop character. Lots of tropical fruit, especially pineapple and passion fruit. Some light stone fruit character with a bit of resin and moderate citrus notes. Light alcohol notes in the finish. Mouthfeel is medium light bodied with medium carbonation. Low astringency and low alcohol warmth. Overall, a really nice IPA with a great tropical fruit aroma and flavor. Nice complimentary stone fruit and citrus. The malt note is starting to turn or may be a bit of from what I prefer. Still a really good IPA.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BPBrewCrew (18) - Batavia, Ohio, USA - JUL 14, 2014
The label is a concise indicator of what you will find inside the bottle. The label depicts a montage of confusion. I was not sure if I should get high or salute the British parliament. And after sampling the beer itself, I remained confused. I began pondering the worlds most intriguing questions. If I had a super power, what would it be? Why is there a unicorn in my room? What does the color purple taste like? How does aspirin know where to go? Oh... Wait... I was talking about white rajah beer. I forgot. Exactly. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jdb288 (510) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - JUL 8, 2014
Part of an IPA tasting, full pour. Amber/gold with tall frothy head. Lots of stone fruit up front in the nose...white nectarines stand out for some reason. Pineapple traits carry through as well. Taste has some mango, peach as well. Lighter on the fruits and heavier on the spruce notes in the body. Nice resiny finish. Gnarly.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
joepa66 (10) - New Philadelphia, Ohio, USA - JUL 7, 2014
Pour is a nice clear but deep golden with a nice foamy head. Citrus with a premium on peach and tangerine notes on the nose along with some piney aromas. The taste is tangy peach and tangerine as well with a hint of grapefruit and a piney after taste. The IPA is bitter but not harsh and a pleasure to drink. I would rate it as one of Ohio’s best and probably the best IPA I have had this summer.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
MRTOhioHopHead (1) - Ohio, USA - JUL 3, 2014 does not count
First tried on draft in Columbus, OH at Crest Tavern. Got a 6 pick this afternoon at Savor Market in Columbus. Poured in a chilled, stemless wine glass. This IPA smells terrific, deep and pungent floral and pine, a fresh cut lawn on a Sunday afternoon. Nice foamy head (poured hard to induce more head). The piney flavor envelops the tongue and leaves delicious aftertaste. This is one of Ohio’s finest IPA offerings.


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