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Volume 19: Mosaic Single Hopped Rye Ale. Brewer “Spike” has an affinity towards rye malt, so this comes a no surprise. Freshly harvested from Hop Breeding Company, LLC in Yakima Valley, the hops used in Side Project 19 “Mosaic” came freshly picked from the fields of Perrault Farms, to our brewery, and into your glass. Known as hop HBC 369 before official naming in 2011, Mosaic is the daughter of Simcoe (YCR 14) and a Nugget-derived male. To get the best of all worlds from this new Humulus lupus, we used 100% Mosaic throughout the brewing process to utilize all the flavor and aroma that this world-class hop has to offer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
PhillyCraft (3431) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 19, 2014
On tap at pour house, pours brown with small off white head. Aroma is skunk, fruit, and fresh hops. Taste is awesome, lots of dank mosaic and simcoe, and other notes of blueberry, and pine. The mosaic made the beer taste like blueberry rye jam yo. Refreshing and crushable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gamin (107) - - FEB 18, 2014
Strangely dark and heavy body but the hop aroma and flavor is quite pleasant!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
chinchill (2128) - South Carolina, USA - FEB 18, 2014
12 oz 2014 bottle served in a lager glass. Not terribly familiar with this hop variety but I get a clear impression that the rye grain is a great match for this hop. Simultaneously seems balanced yet very spicy. Impossible to separate the hop flavors from the rye flavors. Spicy notes linger on in the hoppy aftertaste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RobertDale (3701) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - FEB 17, 2014
12 ounce bottle. Thanks Erick! Pours golden red with a nice beige head. Aroma of citrus, pine, and malt. Taste is grapefruit, tropical fruit, pine, malt, and rye. Very nice.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Paincane (168) - Georgia, USA - FEB 17, 2014
UPDATED: MAR 21, 2014 Reddish brown hued body w/ thick tan lacy head. Fruity nose w/ pine, citrus, rye, grapefruit & pineapple notes combine w/ malt backbone. Awesome brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
deyholla (6954) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - FEB 16, 2014
Bottle at RBWG, thanks! Pours a clear amber with a gray head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has a light grassiness with a touch of citrus and a rye backing. Flavor has a nice grass and citrus note that is supported well by the rye backbone.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Macegan75 (707) - Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 15, 2014
Bottle from Capone’s. Pours medium brown to ruby red with some head that fades with lacing.. Nose is mosaic hops, mild rye and brown malt. First sip is mostly malt but touces of rye with the juicyness from the mosaic. blanced finish. nice beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dr_Fellini (535) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - FEB 15, 2014
Bottle to glass. Pours a clear light brown mahogany color with a small light tan head. Aroma is a wonderful piney, spicy, fleshy fruit, tropical fruits hops, with a hint of rye. Taste is moderately bitter with a strange funk to it that lingers long into the finish. Rye much more present in the flavor than the aroma. Other than the strange funky notes in the flavor, a pretty decent beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jw0406 (814) - atlanta, Georgia, USA - FEB 15, 2014
12 oz bottle pours red/amber color with an off white head. Aromas of grapefruit, tropical fruits, spice. Medium bodied, nicely balanced with a nice bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tnkw01 (1181) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - FEB 13, 2014
Bottle. Clear, medium amber-brown. Medium head with a lot of lace. Nice grapefruit taste and aroma. Even though I’m not crazy about IPAs this one is not bad.

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