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RATINGS: 1488   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.94   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 93   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JBPortland (460) - Portland, Maine, USA - MAR 28, 2014
12oz bottle pours bright clear amber with 2 finger head. Nose is soft malt, citrus, piney fruit. Taste is round bitter piney citrus, biscuity malt, soft lemon. Finish is bitter citrus, dried apple, and malty. Clean.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
smitty7997 (3) - Williamsport, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 25, 2014 does not count
From bottle to pint, first sniff i get grapefruit, first swish confirms grapefruit. I’m not fond of IPA but this may make me try more.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BLADT (211) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - MAR 22, 2014
UPDATED: APR 4, 2014 From bottle. Lovely, clean amber. Big floral, hemp nose. Taste like orange sherbet. Creamy. Very enjoyable. Overall, this a well balanced and highly drinkable IPA.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
KevinfromNH (11) - Concord, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 22, 2014
Ok this beer is much better than .5 however when I went into the shop there was a 2 six pack limit on this shit, so I figured it must be good. What the F is the hype over this crap. It basically tastes like any Sam Adams ale or any other run of the mill shit like that. Not even hoppy AT ALL. So because I got raped by their marketing scheme they get .5 pts. Trust me this beer is average.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drsandman (64) - New York, USA - MAR 22, 2014
On cask @ mission Dolores. Amber red pour with thick white head lots of lace. Nose is pine and malt, sweet malt backbone to the taste, some citrus zest, piney hop resin. Medium mouthfeel. Pretty glorious stuff, especially on cask ---Rated via Beer Buddy

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
bellco33 (169) - Willington, Connecticut, USA - MAR 20, 2014
Poured from bottle into tulip: Pours amber with a thick white head, good retention, nice lacing. Aroma is citrus, pine, and sweet malt. Taste is sweet but incredibly well balanced with the citrus hoppy goodness. Slightly sticky mouthfeel, incredibly tasty. I miss my keg of this. This beer is in a league of its own, very unique. One of my all-time favorites.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dliberto (81) - Maryland, USA - MAR 17, 2014
Drank from bomber. Smells like a hop bomb. Tastes of citrus, pineapple, peach, and bread. I love this beer. Nice piney dry taste up front with a little bitterness at the end.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fritz123 (795) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - MAR 16, 2014
Bottle from a trade with Dave. Thanks! Poured a copper orange into my snifter at home. Great pillow white head and lacing throughout the glass. Aroma of pine, resin, hay, grass and cereal. The taste was pungent but good with the pine and floral notes coming through but a heavier malt presence. Great mouth feel with a slight bitter finish. Medium to light body. Awesome job.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mike5326 (664) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - MAR 15, 2014
Poured from a bottle. Clear caramel color, medium white frothy head. Nice floral hops aroma. Nice mild hops flavor with a clean mild finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Luvystypotables (387) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - MAR 15, 2014
Aroma of citrus and dried fruit, a rich dark amber colour, with a thick well laced head. A smooth hoppy taste, with hints of citrus and fruit. A mildly bitter palate.

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