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Bucket Head IPA is an aggressively hopped India Pale Ale. We believe that you should go big or go home. Therefore, we add Cascade, Centennial and Mt. Hood hops buckets at a time to make the biggest of our beers. This copper colored beer will start with a hint of sweetness, immediately followed with a punch in the mouth of bitterness.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blankboy (5972) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 31, 2012
Draught at Opal Divine’s Freehouse, Austin, Oct. 18. Pours a deep, bubbly orange with a small fizzy off-white head. Aroma of resiny and catty hops, grain and some fruit. Flavour of grain, caramel malt, resiny hops and a slightly harsh bitter finish. Average bodied. Meh, just alright.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
3sheets2wind (77) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - OCT 12, 2012
On tap at thirsty planet tap room. Nicely hopped with the effect of floral and ester notes more than bittering. Drinkable, sessionable, but not that memorable. They should stop filtering their beer. Flavor is lost

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
carboloader (673) - Houston, Texas, USA - SEP 24, 2012
On tap at Petrol Station. Light orange with hop citrus nose. Grapefruit and some pine with a dank but nicely bitter finish. Very decent session IPA, but not over the top like some aggressive hop-mainly IPAs.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
colinize (317) - Dallas, Texas, USA - SEP 1, 2012
Pours dark copper. Floral hops on the nose. Grapefruit, mint, oak, nice hop finish. Really like this IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jimmie65 (330) - Texas, USA - AUG 24, 2012
On tap. Dark gold pour w/ a tan head. Aroma is hops and citrus, with some caramel. Nice bitter, not as aggressive as the description might suggest, and a little sweetness. Flavors of grapefruit, citrus, just a little pine and caramel. Nice finish. A very drinkable IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jhamp9 (1029) - Corinth, Texas, USA - JUL 24, 2012
Tap at Draft Pick. Copper pour with a nice white head. Aroma is sweet citrus and pine. Taste is grapefruit, pine, and caramel. Nice bitterness. Pretty good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ilovedarkbeer (2230) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 9, 2011
On tap. Pours a orange red color with almost no head. Tons of citrus, pine, and caramel notes. Slightly burnt on the back end. Not bad at all.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
djd07 (3372) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 3, 2011
Sampled at Texas Beerfest. Pours a clear amber with a thick creamy off white head. The aroma is floral hops and grapefruit with citrus. Medium mouthfeel with strong hop bite upfront and a nice lingering bitter finish. Easy to drink, a goo IPA from Thirsty Planet.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bu11zeye (11933) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 12, 2011
(Draught) Pours a clear golden amber body with a medium cream off-white head. Aroma of orange, grass, grain, soap, and light pine. Flavor of herbs, light pine, citrus, and earth with a dry, bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SudsMcDuff (5792) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAY 10, 2011
This beer has a touch of buzz to it, lets see .. . Pours a gold tan, good foam. .. aroma of sock hops, light sap, and grains .. . i found this to be quite dumbed down, very muddled english .. . ok i guess .. . bango bango! daaaayo!


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