Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 62   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7/5   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
This is a beer that celebrates the hop! You can’t get fresher or greener than this. Made with freshly picked, whole leaf, “wet hops” these off-the-vine beauties will encourage you to DRINK FRESH, DRINK LOCAL, and DRINK NOW!

The hops varietal changes each year. 2012 is Citra

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jbruner (4107) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - DEC 5, 2012
Pours a slightly hazy golden yellow on tap with pillowing white head that dissipates to leave moderate lacing. Aroma of citrus and tropical fruits from the citra hops. Taste is hop heavy, obviously, but not overpowering at all. Great, fresh tasting IPA.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Beerathon (1683) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 4, 2012
The citra hops come booming out of the bottle. Tremendous hops nose and finish. This is a very good IPA. Orange/Red color.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
OldGrowth (3264) - the Containment Area, North Carolina, USA - DEC 4, 2012
Pint at Tylers.. good aroma, sweet, peachy, apricoty. Clean brownish orange, ok head minor pacing. Sweet bitter flavor. Light body, oily creamy mouthfeel, sweet finish. Good, not wowing me. Would of like more out the flavor, mouthfeel is best part.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ratman197 (13404) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - DEC 4, 2012
Bomber courtesy of CraftBeerDesign (thanks Geoff!) poured aclear orange amber with a lasting amber head. Aromas of biscuit, earthiness, cat piss, grapefruit, light lemon zest and light pine. Palate was medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of biscuit, earthiness, pine, grapefruit and light cat piss with a smooth dry moderatly bitter lingering earthy finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Westmeister (2129) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - DEC 3, 2012
Pours an unclear dark orange with beige head. Smell is big citrus, orange rind, grapefruit, some malty sweetness, apricot. Taste is similar, which was nice but the bitterness was lacking. Love citra and this was a nice offering

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dimenhetfield (2486) - , Florida, USA - DEC 2, 2012
Bomber poured into glass. Another terrapin beer I’ve been looking forward to trying. While I enjoyed this beer quite a bit I really wished it was a bit more hoppy. I guess it just wasn’t super fresh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Iphonephan (6245) - McLean/Jackson Hole, Virginia, USA - DEC 1, 2012
On draft at spacebar. Pours a ear deep copper with a white head. Apricot nose. Fresh clean fresh cut grass. Nice refreshing IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drowland (7887) - Georgia, USA - NOV 30, 2012
11/30/12. 22oz bomber from Grassroots. Hazed amber brown pour with a nice khaki head that fizzles to half and gets soapy but laces plenty. The aroma honestly doesn’t scream fresh hop aroma like I was hoping. There’s some citrus and tropical aspects but mostly some caramel and a hint of fresh hop sourness. Sweet caramel and fruity hop flavor with lingering pineapple, peach, and fresh green hops... a bit better than the aroma led on. Good, but not what I was hoping for.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
scarletfire65 (1335) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 30, 2012
Bottle. Nice head formation, good retention. Aromas of assorted citrus fruits, orange juice, peach. Light bodied, Very hoppy, yet not really bitter. Smooth, mellow palate, no astringency at all. Tastes of fresh hop juice. Citrus, stone fruits, earthy, yet bright and fresh. Exquisite.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
argo0 (13314) - Washington DC, USA - NOV 30, 2012
22oz bottle. Medium off-white head atop clear amber body. Aroma is moderately sweet, dank, tangerine, some apricot, light grapefruit. Taste is moderately sweet, dank, some grapefruit, light apricot. Medium body, really drinkable -- 12 ounces gone in three minutes drinkable.

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