Serve in Shaker, Tulip


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RATINGS: 53   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
This super seasonal IPA is a Two Beers tradition not to be missed. A brewery-wide road trip provides us with some the first hops of the Yakima Valley hop harvest. The result is a intoxicatingly aromatic IPA thatís new and exciting every year.
OG: 1.064 SRM: 20 Malts: Base Malt, Crystals, Munich, Vienna, Carapils Hop varieties: Simcoe, Amarillo, Columbus, Centenniel, Cascade, FRESH HOPS!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (12851) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 30, 2015
Draft. Lightly hazed light amber body topped by medium white head. Aroma is moderately sweet, tangerine/orange, some grapefruit, light kiwi. Taste is moderately sweet, orange/tangerine, light mango, grapefruit. Light-medium body, light resin.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
WABeerFiend (377) - - JAN 18, 2015
Poured from a bomber into a tulip on 09.16.14. A: Strong grapefruit and orange. Very citrusy. A: 1 finger head that recedes to a ring of bubbles with nice lacing. Cloudy orange body. T: Grapefruit, orange, and hop resin dominate. Pineapple is subtle. P: Creamy with a crisp back end. O: The hop resin is super strong as it should be. This is my first fresh hop beer and it was very interesting to compare against. It has a green plant-like flavor. It was very enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KyotoLefty (8843) - Kyoto, JAPAN - OCT 13, 2014
Tap at 39. Lovely fresh hop nose, grassy, lemon, light bready malt. Huge hop flavor, fresh,good bitterness. Full body. Great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
sherm1016 (1271) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 29, 2014
22oz bottle, received as an extra in trade, thanks Ben. Pours a clear, deep Amber color with a white head and some lacing. Aroma is hoppy, citrus, grapefruit, orange, some pine, medium on the palate with average carbonation. Flavor is sweet, malty, some cereal, some caramel, pine hops, grapefruit, tangerine, with a light, citrus, bitter hop finish. Very tasty. Wish this was in my distribution.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BoBoChamp (5755) - Gent, BELGIUM - OCT 4, 2014
65cl, exclusive American brew, thx alot to Secret Santa!, complex bitter brew, malty/bitter and slightly fruity/woody, balanced, hazy, rocky head, good brew, yet expensive!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
fiulijn (18056) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 29, 2014
Draught at 192 Brewing Lake Trail Taproom
Cloudy golden color, creamy head. Very fresh hop, citrusy and resiny, with lean body, balanced.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Prufrockstar (1811) - Seattle, Washington, USA - OCT 28, 2015
Draft at Fiddlers. Mets are hurting - sorry beastie, but thereís still a lot of play left in this team. Clear burnt copper pour with creamy white head. Aroma is big on citrus, slightly less big on pine. Lightly sweet; not caramelly; moderately bitter finish. Bright citrus throughout. Medium body, average carbonation, oily texture. Overall: Iím surprised by how much I like this - one of the better fresh hop beers Iíve had this season.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Capa (2566) - Kitsap, Washington, USA - SEP 27, 2015
Murky copper with a white head. Aroma is floral and citrus with malt sweetness. Flavor is similarly floral and malty. Lingering strong bitter finish. Not very complex but it is tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TimE (4755) - Tokyo, JAPAN - OCT 14, 2014
Light golden amber color. Huge grapefruit tropics fruit nose. Superb clean hoppy beer, full on fresh hop character. Really lovely stuff. Mildly hoppy finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sunevdj (3820) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - OCT 19, 2014
On tap at Devils Craft. Pours a clearish golden with a white head and lacing. Crispy dryness with lots of C-hops aromas... spruce and grapefruit. Some pale malt notes. Medium bodied. Medium to soft carbonation. Nice and fresh hoppyness in the finish.

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