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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.9/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Our tribute to Willie...Shotgun Willie IPA’s aromas of cantaloupe and gooseberry come directly from New Zealand’s Nelson Sauvin Hops. Rye and wheat contribute to a distinct dry grain flavor. Pouring pale straw in color with full hop character, this is unlike any IPA you’ve had before.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Travlr (14697) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 26, 2013
Draft at the source. Hazy yellow color, fluffy white head. Aroma pf citrus, mango, peach. Taste is bittersweet fruit. Really tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (13251) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2014
Growler from the brewery - big thanks to Dr. Sandman. Pours rich gold with a frothy white head. Big, dank nose with lots of melon and ripe orange. Medium sweet flavor with light pine, more melon and orange, some grapefruit. Medium bodied with fine to average carbonation. Dank hop finish, lightly warming, with some resins, a bit of citrus rind bitterness, melon and papaya. Grassy bitter aftertaste. Really solid.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeerandBlues2 (10514) - San Diego, California, USA - OCT 26, 2013
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear gold with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is dank, dank, earthy, herbal, and pine hops, dank, pear and apple esters, dank, and biscuit malt. Flavor is heavy hops and bitterness, light malt and fruity esters with a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (10260) - , New Jersey, USA - AUG 27, 2014
Growler at weekly tasting - Pours cloudy gold white head. Nose/taste of lemon, cantaloupe, grapefruit, light sour lemon, rye and cake malt. Medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (7386) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - DEC 24, 2011
On tap at the Peekskill Brewery. Pours a hazed gold with a medium sized white head. Citrus and grapefruit on the nose. Toast, soft pine. Earthy. Nice toast and malt, toast, thick nutty notes. Spicy malt with some warming alcohol on the finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
swoopjones (6638) - Buffalo, New York, USA - NOV 10, 2012
Growler. Deeper straw colored pour. Big Nelson aroma. Grassy, Sauvignon blanc notes. Great flavor, big bitterness. Very impressive

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
blipp (6619) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - JUL 6, 2013
Draft. Pours orange with a white head. Fresh fruity and spicy hops, hints or grass and spicy rye, and light sweet malts. Much like the rest of the Peekskill IPA line, fresh, bright, and very drinkable.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jredmond (5903) - Manhattan, New York, USA - FEB 23, 2013
UPDATED: APR 30, 2013 Growler courtesy of frank in NYC. Pours a clear golden body with white lacing. Aroma is super dank pine and grapefruit. Incredible aromatics. Mouthfeel is medium with notes of pine, grapefruit, light funk, and flowers.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Thorpe429 (5016) - , Illinois, USA - MAR 13, 2013
Nice tropical Nelson aroma with a bit of rye backing the flavor. Faint spice and moderate bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ben4321 (4449) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - OCT 9, 2013
Location: Cask at the Brewpub, 9/20/13, IPA Rating #350

Aroma: The aroma is a nice mix of fruity and resiny hops with rye bread and grainy malts
Appearance: It pours a hazy golden color with a small head and minimal lace
Flavor: It has a nice rye and hop flavor, similar to the nose, with a clean, bitter finish
Palate: The body is clean and drinkable, and the smooth cask feel plays well on this beer
Overall Impression: It is pretty unsurprising at this point, but I thought this was tasty. This one is clean and easy drinking, and it has a smooth feel. I liked it quite a bit.

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