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RATINGS: 810   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   IBU: 78   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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Hear ye, hear ye... All hopheads shall herewith rejoice! Terrapin hath recruited ye old HOPSECUTIONER to execute the exact hop profile for this killer IPA. You may lose your hophead over this one!

IBU’s: 78. O.G.: 16.3. FG: 3.0. Malt: 2 Row Pale Malt,Munich, Pale Crystal 24L, Victory. Hops: Warrior, Chinook, Centennial, Simcoe, Amarillo, Cascade (dry hop)


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3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
HonusWagner (1632) - Florida, USA - AUG 18, 2012
UPDATED: DEC 5, 2014 So close, and yet so far. The nose has some nice orange peel and slightly pithy grapefruit, paving the way for a solid IPA. Except the palate is deader than dead, with almost none of the vivid tones of the nose. Just becomes a crisp and really boring ipa and all the goodwill evaporates, leaving a hanging tone of disappointment. On draft at every goddamn bar in Gville.


4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Arcadia (49) - DeLand, Florida, USA - JAN 20, 2015
Bottle from ABC. Pours a perfect hazy golden amber with a small white head and some serious lacing. This is a beautiful beer, particularly this year. Aromas are hoppy as ever - pine, citrus, grass, floral. Taste is incredible well balanced; sweet, a little bitter, and very smooth. Texture is creamy, body is pretty full, and the finish is long. A favorite at this point. Acquire.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
DKing2706 (16) - - JAN 19, 2015
This beer is great when it's great. Check your bottle date if buying a six pack. Sometimes presents serious oxidized flavors. When you get this on tap it's a fantastic well balanced IPA that border lines on a double or low end imperial. Hop aromas come through great and the flavors of hops and malts balance out well. This is an excellent well balanced beer that's extremely drinkable. Medium body, thin head after settling, refreshing, not too dry or malty. Wouldn't expect the ABV rating, there's no heat from alcohol. This is Terrapins best beer next to RYE and High five

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
BOSSbrewer (2066) - Arkansas, USA - JAN 14, 2015
Bottle at Porch Nite thanks to Raith. Pours a golden yellow with two fingers of white head. Aroma is some citrus, mainly grapefruit with a strong malt backbone. Slightly sweet. Medium bodied. Really nice IPA.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zeswaft (1422) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 6, 2015
UPDATED: JAN 10, 2015 Bottle. Malt heavy IPA. Citrus hops but there is a lot of sweetness, almost syrupy. Almost tastes like there are chocolate malts. Somewhat disappointing but still an above average IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (12175) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 3, 2015
Bottle shared at Garvie’s. Pours clear fold with a frothy white head. Smells lf caramel, bread, old pine and light marmalade. Medium sweet flavor with sugary bread, ripe orange, slight toffee, pine, leaves. Medium bodied with fine to average carbonation. Finishes sweet and lightly oily with piney hops, caramel and bread. OK.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
BenH (2597) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 3, 2015
Bottle. Golden with white head. Aroma is dusty, caramel, slightly resinous. Tastes of cardboard, caramel. Quite bitter. Past its best

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
joejames (229) - Jacobus, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 1, 2015
Bottle to shaker glass. Pours slightly hazy amber orange, nice two finger head, nice lacing and retention. Aroma is very floral with tropical fruits. Taste is has an assertive hop bitterness with just the right amount of sweet malts to balance. Medium bodied, light carbonation, creamy resin mouth feel. Finishes balanced with notes of pineapple, tangerine, pine and caramel. Good IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mtravis63 (30) - Haughton, Louisiana, USA - DEC 25, 2014
12 oz. bottle to sampling glass. Lovely dankness from the start with a faint citrus note. Pours fairly clear to a yellowish / orange color, very thin white head with minimal lacing. Nice medium bitterness loads of hops and hints of malt that stays on the palate for awhile. Super drinkable with a nice flavor that lasts!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Criz (138) - - DEC 24, 2014
Good DIPA. 10oz pour into tulip. Pours an amber color with a thick white head that sticks around and plenty of carbonation running to the rim. Nose of fresh flowers, hay, and faint pineapple. Bitter on the tongue with a dry finish and medium carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
pras (496) - Maryland, USA - DEC 14, 2014
Orange pour, with aromas of piney and citrusy hops coming through. Flavor was much the same. very bitter, very enjoyable.


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