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RATINGS: 337   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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Pale copper in color, but big in body and flavor with a heady hop character. The IPA uses spring water and snow melt from high in the Eagle Cap Wilderness. Terminal Gravity used over 50% Marris Otter pale ale malt imported from the British Isles for a traditional British flavor. It adds several other malts from the Northwest and Europe. TG IPA has over 2 pounds of hops per barrel, finishing with British Fuggles for that classic aroma.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
5000 (6239) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - DEC 1, 2004
Bottle pours dark caramel, large foamy off-white head, clingy lacing, with soft carbonation.   Grainy aroma with fresh hops abound and light citrus.   Clean hop bite on first sip, with slight grains.   Goody body, medium mouthfeel.   Finishes smooth, no lingering bitterness.   Slight malty on the aftertaste.   Very clean and tasty!


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hab40oz (242) - Grants Pass, Oregon, USA - OCT 21, 2004
Good beer, mmm mmm. I really like this IPA, sweet hop aroma, very nice, slightly cloudy amber color, good lacing, thin head, awesome sweet taste at start and great balance of bitter and floral hops at the end.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
3fourths (7976) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - AUG 15, 2004
UPDATED: AUG 29, 2012 Slightly murky orange color. Sweet mandarin oranges in a very hoppy nose with apricots. Good bitterness, pink grapefruit and mandarins dominate, but with an undertone of smooth hop bitter tea. Nice!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
erway (1004) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - JUL 26, 2004
Pours a very deep bronze with a great head and nice lacing. Aroma of floral Kent Goldings. Very bitter and very flavorful. What an English IPA should be. Well balanced, dry hopped, and well over 60 IBUs. Great!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Aubrey (3431) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - JUL 24, 2004
Hazy and deep, dark amber-orange; frothy head and really nice lace. Moderate carbonation and medium-bodied. Rich malts (bread dough) were mildly sweet. Slightest hint of chocolate. Hops (grassy, citrusy, earthy, wholesome) complemented very well (definitely there, but not over-the-top at all). Rather easy to drink and pretty tasty.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (11443) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 24, 2004
(RBSG04) Cloudy copper body topped by off-white head. Aroma is medium sweet, grapefruit, orange. Taste is medium sweet, grapefruit, orange -- fairly intense bitter. Creamy medium body.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Volgon (2763) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 22, 2004
UPDATED: NOV 18, 2006 RBSG 2004, on tap: Grapefruit and pine in the aroma, cloudy orange body with a small creamy white head. Starts and ends bitter with a touch of sweetness in the ending, full bodied with a long aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JohnC (3000) - Mission Viejo, California, USA - JUL 17, 2004
had it on draft at Horse Brass in Portland, OR. This is a nice tasting IPA. It was very enjoyable to drink.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HumuloneRed (751) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 11, 2004
Nice grassy and malt aroma. Murky dark copper color. Nice grapefruit bitterness up front with a good malt and fruity base. Crisp and clean finish. Very nice IPA though I like more aroma out of this style.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
slimweebs (163) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JUN 7, 2004
UPDATED: OCT 5, 2005 The aroma was nice and fruity, a light red/gold color. The taste was excellent, with a great bite and slight bitter aftertaste. A very nice bold flavored IPA.


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