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RATINGS: 53   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86/5   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Following in the footsteps of our other ďStreetĒ IPAís, Sleeper shares the same base grains while placing the unique El Dorado hop at center stage. Opaque orange-yellow in color with floral aromas of lime zest, grapefruit peel, pine sap, and candied orange. Juicy, hop-driven flavors of bright citrus, melon, and herbal pine are balanced with medium bitterness, fluffy mouthfeel, and dry finish.
ABV: 7.2%
MALT: American 2-row Barley, White Wheat, Dextrine, C-15
HOPS: El Dorado, Columbus


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tapefuzz (41) - Massachusetts, USA - AUG 19, 2016
750mL bottle. Pours a hazy deep orange with a frothy medium white head. Rich floral aroma accented with citrus. Taste is floral, piney, and citrusy with the pine balanced extremely well. Medium bitter finish. Light carbonation. Medium bodied.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
umich03jm (3464) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - AUG 13, 2016
Can. About a month old. Aroma is flowers, lime and oranges. Tastes pretty juicy but finishes fairly dry. Big floral and citrus hop flavor. Solid.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RobertDale (5328) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - AUG 5, 2016
16 ounce can. Pours a dark gold with a nice white head. Aroma of citrus, tropical, and pine. Taste is grapefruit, lime, orange, melons, pine, and malt. Delicious.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
haukur (1711) - Reykjavik, ICELAND - AUG 1, 2016
can. Another really bright yellow orange beer from Trillium. Loads of hops in the nose, tropical fruits, slight pine, dank. Oily, slick, with somewhat resiny hop feel. Bitter finish. Fantastic

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HeadyDE (745) - Delaware, USA - JUL 26, 2016
can offering recently picked up at the source-Canton-great medium orange color with 2 finger head and a bunch of hop particles that sank to bottom, aroma is dank with melon, citrus and grassy wet hops..mouthfeel is much the same quite light bodied with some bitterness that coats palate but is not offensive and yes it manages to have a nice dry finish,getting some of the pine, yes indeed, not some, but an above average amount, this is a good ipa for sure...

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
popery (1975) - San Francisco, California, USA - JUL 25, 2016
Thanks, floozy flooz. Can. The beer is a touch darker than other Trillium hoppy stuff that Iíve had recently. Itís quite hazy. Medium-ish head, white in color. The aroma is a mix of tropical and spicy dank hop flavors. Big orange juice flavor underneath it. Pineapple, tangerine, onion, pine, oregano. Interesting mix of flavors but itís a bit deep and dank for my taste. The taste is moderately bitter, picking up some pine resin in the finish. Good bit of hop flavor comes though. Medium body, fairly soft in feel. I definitely prefer Congress Street, but I think this will come down to personal preference in hop character.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ametras (1286) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 24, 2016
16oz can. Hazy amber with a frothy white head. Flavors are passion fruit, grapefruit peel, lychee and sweet malts with resinous and woodsy notes. Light to medium body, soft carbonation, smooth texture.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
PhillyCraft (5595) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 21, 2016
Fresh Can, smell and flavor are simcoe/dorado hop pellets, mango and so much earth and lemon lime hop notes in this one. No onions or cheese but the mouthfeel is a bit off. Hazy orange golden color. Taste like ingredients....mostly hops rather than a complete beer

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
koleminer20 (2400) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - JUL 19, 2016
From notes. This one was enjoyed at Travisís house during a planned two-man IPA rampage on July 5. 750 mL bottle. The pour is a bright golden prange color, not as hazy and murky as other Trillium stuff Iíve had before. There is a nice thick white head that recedes slowly. The aroma is excellent. There is a nice citrus up front, topical fruits and pine resin with a nice bitterness on the back end. The flavors mimic this. Itís just juicy and fruity, resiny and bitter all in one. This is a winner. The mouth feel is light, well carbonated for an IPA, with that tropical fruit and pine resin carrying it away. Damn this is a good IPA.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ebone1988 (1311) - Dearborn, Michigan, USA - JUL 5, 2016
Aroma is juicy, citrus, pine, pineapple, some more tropical fruit, delicious. Appearance is amber golden, hazy, off white head. Taste is a nice balance of citrus and tropical fruit at the back end, full of pine and bitter without being too malty. Mouthfeel is light to medium body, light carbonation, tropical fruit and pine aftertaste. Overall, solidly good.


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