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RATINGS: 774   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. Itís balanced, strong malt backbone, citrusy nose, with hints of pine and grass.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
wineno (2) - Athens, Georgia, USA - JAN 25, 2012 does not count
Killer sustainable beer from Uinta! Pine and Citrus from the inch and a half of frothy head Heavy hop profile and well balanced.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
MattyKakes (91) - Virginia, USA - AUG 11, 2013
Golden caramel in color with a satisfying aroma of pears and citrus fruit. Utah is not that far from California. ..right? I can taste that similarity. Delicious! A +plus

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
grundsow (71) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 22, 2014
Fantastic! This is what an IPA should be. Wonderful strong aromas, great bitter hops and loads of flavor. Great Beer.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
jerwinch (3) - - MAR 16, 2012 does not count
Dark clear orange with one inch of white sticky foam on top in a pint glass poured from a bottle. Fantastic hops aroma with pine and citrus dominating - this is what an IPA should smell like. Taste is solid hop bitterness, exactly what it smells like. Slight maltiness, smooth going down and a lingering of piney hops on the palate. A terrific IPA!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
obxdude10 (2031) - Limerick, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 16, 2012
UPDATED: FEB 15, 2014 Amazingly outstanding IPA! Hop Notch pours a very dark golden color with a beautiful off-white, cascading head. The nose is very inviting, with notes of spicy and floral hops, pine, grass, sweet malts and a touch of lemon. The flavors are very well-balanced and delicious, and the body is smooth, creamy and extremely drinkable. This is one of those IPAís that I could sit hang with all night. Notes from the flavor include dry hops, grass, lightly toasted bread, grapefruit, lemon, pine and a touch of sweet malt. The finish is dry and spicy.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
beersak (91) - akron, USA - MAR 10, 2013
Excellent bold hop with a Citrus bitter aftertaste. Light white head and delicious hoppy aroma. Overall a great IPA! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
ads135 (2890) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - MAR 17, 2013
Superior IPA. One of the best Iíve had in awhile. Great balance of sweetness with a citrus and pine hoppiness. Jay brought this one back with him from Utah in spring, 2013.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Bediddleby (11) - - MAY 9, 2013
Bright hop aroma, gorgeous head that leaves perfectly symmetrical rings down the glass as it's consumed. Perfect balance of fruit and IPA bite. A staple beer for me. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
bmwarner (1) - - DEC 1, 2013 does not count
Grabbed a six pack from the local liquor store ($10+) but it was oh so worth it.... Color: Beer was golden/amber in color and looked like apple juice. Clarity: Beer had normal clarity and not much cloudiness. Head: Beer had nice head retention, about the size of my pinky fingernail. Aroma: Beer smelled so good! I really enjoyed the fruity aromas like citrus, pineapple, mango and topical fruit notes. There was also a strong hoppy presence and a pine smell. It was quite refreshing. Bouquet: Beer had hints of fruity hops and toasted malts. There was also a hint of caramel that really came together nicely. Off Odors: no off odors noticed, just a strong hoppy smell. Balance & Flavor: I thought the beer was very well balanced and not to overwhelming in any area. The tropical fruity notes and strong hops produced an excellent beer. Off Flavors: No off flabors noticed. The beer was just a little bitter but not too bad. Mouth-feel/Body: Beer was light-bodied and had a soft mouth-feel. Once the beer hits your lips, itís so good! Very easy to drink. Tail: Beer had a nice tail that coated your throat but didnít stay longer than necessary. Carbonation: Not too carbonated- just right Overall, this beer has a great flavor and can easily be a picnic or lawn mower beer. The refreshing taste makes it great for spring and summer!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
HellesBunny666 (158) - Virginia, USA - APR 6, 2014
Mmm good citrussy and grassy aromas, fresh. So refreshing and bright, floral, piney, honey. Smooth and silky.

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