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RATINGS: 167   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
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Amarillo hop goodness is what this beer is all about! Twelve thirty pound boxes of Amarillo flown in overnight from the Yakima Valley in Washington State…to be exact.

This is a beer that celebrates the hop! Made with freshly picked, whole leaf, “wet hops” these off the vine beauties will encourage you to drink fresh, drink local and drink now!

Drink fresh, drink local and drink now!

ABV: 6.6% OG: 15% IBU: 50 plus

Hops: Fresh “Wet” Amarillo Hops from the Yakima valley

Malts: 2 Row, Marris Otter, Best Munich, Honey, Fawcett Crystal

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
douglas88 (6598) - Portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 9, 2010
Bomber thanks to David. Pours a clear dark caramel color with a medium white head. The aroma is sweet earthy hops, syrupy Amarillo. The flavor is nice; sweet candy and fruity Amarillo hops, dry, light toasted malts. Smooth. Not aggressive but nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drowland (6514) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - OCT 15, 2010
10/15/10. Bomber. Amber/red pour with a nice off-white head that lasts as a ring but doesn’t lace much. Deep sweet citrusy fruit aroma with definite orange and grapefruit combined with some earthy hoppiness and definite toffee/caramel. Rich malty caramel and toffee background that lingers with orange and grapefruit and a hint of cream. Actually quite nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cletus (6354) - Connecticut, USA - JUL 24, 2011
Pours copper with a tan head. Smells resiny with some sagey undertones. Tastes of resin, spicy, some grassy hints on the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blutt59 (6067) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAR 8, 2011
bottle, clear amber orange colored with soapy looking foam, aroma and flavor are more malt and caramel than anything else with some thin piney notes, disappointing

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PorterPounder (5830) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - OCT 31, 2010
DeLand, Fl - Abbey, on tap. Pours a deep dark copper, sticky khaki colored head that leaves nice, thick lacing. Strong, fresh sprucy aroma with some fresh floral notes. The flavor has a nice bitter edge to it with requisite grapefruit bitterness and some nuttiness thrown in for good measure and just a hint of minty goodness. Very fresh. Thick, sticky mouthfeel. Another solid entry from Terrapin.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
riversideAK (5695) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - DEC 29, 2010
Light citrusy nose, a touch eathy and leafy, a little iced tea. Pours golden amber with a creamy lasting head and nice thick sheets of lace. The flavor has notes of caramel, iced tea, light floral hops, a little citrus here and there. Light fresh resiny leafiness lingers in the finish. Easy to drink.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thirdeye11 (5671) - Dallas, Texas, USA - SEP 11, 2011
(22oz bomber thanks to blutt59) clear amber with soapy tan bubbles. Nose of candied citrus, cream, and fresh citrus with the leaves and all. Some caramel in the nose also. Taste of caramel, biscuity, bready, nice linger.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - MAR 21, 2011
Draft. Pours a golden body with a white head. Very hoppy with citrus and grapefruit and almost tropical like punch notes aromatically. Fresh hop tones that die out a bit in terms of taste, the punch tones dissipate and the flavor is more grassy, hints of bread, and honey tones. A bit prickly in terms of bitterness and carbonation. Still very good overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
egajdzis (5456) - Pennsburg, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 21, 2010
Amber color with a small, off white head that left nice lacing on the glass. Aroma of grassy hops, lightly floral, citrus, and a bit of pine. Taste of citrus, grapefruit, pine, citrus, toffee, with a lightly resin finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheBeerGod (5407) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - NOV 4, 2010
Bottle. Dark amber pour with a very small, foamy white head. Aroma is strong, wet Amarillo hops. Soft spicy notes and caramel as well. Taste is fresh Amarillo hops, soft caramel, sweet malt and spicy notes. Body is medium with a creamy carbonation and a resinous feel. Ends with more fresh hops, spicy hops, caramel, sweet malt and fruit notes. Nice!

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