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RATINGS: 90   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36/5   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Our flagship beer, and a true example of the style, the Railsplitter India Pale Ale (IPA) is a fresh golden brew with noticeable citrus and floral aromas balanced on a nice malty backbone with a dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DWestrick (557) - Ft Wayne, Indiana, USA - JUL 29, 2012
decent IPA. mild hop and citrus and distinct malts - an overabundance of malt in my opinion, but solid and drinkable overall.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dbarnold (1127) - Bethesda, Maryland, USA - JUL 10, 2012
Very well balanced, moderately hoppy beer. In the american spectrum itís more like a hoppy pale ale, than the typical dry light body IPAs. Pours golden brown, nose is pretty malty, not much hops. Body is where it gets it done...pine, citrus, a little resin and very satisfying. Refreshing clean finish. Could use some hops up front both other than that very good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcos (1776) - Maryland, USA - JUL 8, 2012
Location/Date:Bottle on July 8th, 2012.

Appearance: Pours a dark copper.
Aroma: Aroma is of light citrus and floral notes.br/> Taste: Medium bitterness, faint pine, some orange. Better than the nose.
Palate:Medium light body, quick finish.

Summary: First off, thanks to Dave for the beer! This is a solid IPA. Iím unsure why the nose isnít stronger, and at times i wish the taste was a little cleaner, but itís enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Block (1916) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - JUL 1, 2012
Sampled at 2012 Indianapolis Brew Ha Ha. A really nicely put together beer. Great hop profile. Alcohol is masked well. A light bodied but stronger beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (5530) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - JUN 25, 2012
12 ounce from Khanís downtown shop. Slightly bitter with medium hop presence. Nothing really separates this one from the back, though itís drinkable. I expected more.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
wnoble (1251) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUN 23, 2012
Well first off the deScription says golden. this is far from golden. That being said it smells great! Citrus, floral pines, grapefruit, various fruit juices, with syrupy Carmel saps. Flavor is again rich citrus, fruits and sticky caramel malt sugars with a moderately to lightly dry finish. some sweetness from the dark caramels. Heavy bitter finish. Full body and flavor. A good Indiana IPA.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hollardustin (327) - Indiana, USA - JUN 14, 2012
Pours a nice deep orange with a big creamy white head. The aroma is citrus, pine, and some grapefruit. The taste is hoppy, dry, and bitter. Decent ipa. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
thedm (5281) - Fort Wayne, USA - JUN 13, 2012
This draft brew from a beer festival poured a small sized head of foam with a frothy top of fine to medium sized white colored bubbles that were quickly diminishing and left behind a very softly carbonated transparent orange colored body and a poor lacing. The aroma was of citrus and hoppy. The mouth feel was tingly at the start and at the finish. The flavor contained notes of sweet and hops. An OK brew just nothing special.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
abcfan (867) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 23, 2012
Better than average brew. Pours orange with little headd. Aroma is primarily piney hops. Taste is light caramel with a bitter biting hop finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
bigirishphan (106) - Peoria Heights, Illinois, USA - MAY 20, 2012
Loved the bitterness to an extent on this one... The problem is the bitterness does not stop. Liked the color.

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