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RATINGS: 906   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   IBU: 82   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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Formerly known as Hop Notch. Wonderful complex flavos, like no other, simply a great tasting IPA. It’s balanced, strong malt backbone, citrusy nose, with hints of pine and grass.


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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
boogerracing (62) - Iowa, USA - MAY 10, 2014
Great hoppy bitter floral golden just what ya need Stays on the palate. Good beer.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Psytron (1517) - Turku, FINLAND - MAY 15, 2015
Smell of hops. Golden colour, high white head. Aroma of hops, mango. Sweet. Lively carbon.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bosco (221) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - MAY 14, 2015
Clear yellow amber with a slight haze. Minimal head and effervescent with sticky lacing. Nice bitterness comes through mid way. Decent palate. Grapefruit, burnt finish. BB: 6/17/15 Consumed on: 5/14/15. 12oz bottle gifted from friends for Bday

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tectactoe (3071) - Michigan, USA - MAY 13, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 14, 2015 Bottle: Semi-golden, light amber color with a very small amount of haze to it. Off-white, eggshell cap recedes over the course of a few minutes. Hop heavy aroma; dense pine resin, very dank & oily with grapefruit, citrus, & white pepper in the periphery. Flavor loaded with pine needles & pine sap. Resinous, loaded with hop oils, & quite pungent. White pepper, grapefruit, mild pineapple, pear, & an earthy, bitter finish. Mouth feel gets a bit watery at times. Decent IPA.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
raymow (978) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 12, 2015
on tap at Dog & Bull in Croydon - listed as an American IPA. Hoppy aroma and flavor with a little bit of a fruity aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Palidor19 (3047) - Brandon, Florida, USA - MAY 12, 2015
This IPA unlike other has more of a malty dominance than the bitter emcee that is usually associated with the style. Rich malt and mild soapy flavor. Just the right amount of strength ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vandc01 (164) - North Branch, Minnesota, USA - MAY 10, 2015
Poured from a 12oz can with a best before date of 8/22/15 Extremely clear dark yellowish pour with decent aroma. Beer is light and very easy to drink.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
1pintatatime (107) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 3, 2015
Pours a nice amber color with an aroma of citrus and resin. There’s a hint of caramel but grapefruit and a hop stickiness dominate. Good mouth feel. I’d drink it again.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
altonbrownd (3752) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - MAY 1, 2015
From Beer Wine and Co. Nice amber color. Nose is hoppy, grapefruit, citrus. Taste is lots of hope, some grass, and citrus galore. Enjoyable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kevinator (1226) - The Colony, Texas, USA - APR 28, 2015
Good. Aromas of grassy malt with citrus and pine hops. Nice color and average-weight palate. Nice malt background to support citrus hop flavors.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Namespayne (64) - - APR 26, 2015
Creamy smooth fluffy head, skunky aroma, medium-dark golden hue. Not a big IPA drinker but I dig this one. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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