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RATINGS: 811   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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MattShizzle (542) - Bernville, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 9, 2014
Bottle. Light amber color. Clear. Aroma is clean. Really good. Very hoppy taste with some alcohol bite.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Ernesto987 (3776) - Connecticut, USA - SEP 8, 2014
bottle, sweet malt water with pennies. Sharp malt alachol burn killed drinkabillity. But no date so it might be old. This is why i only buy ipas at breweries.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Maxbier (320) - Maryland, USA - SEP 8, 2014
Excellent! Pour is an amber/golden (SRM~8) color with medium size off white head. Aroma tropical fruit and peach. Taste is all about the hops, lots of tropical fruit flavors, some pine, plenty of bitterness. Malt is present to back up the hops but does not get in the way. I need more of this one.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dtdtdtdtdt (19) - - SEP 5, 2014
Wow, very unique. Aroma of honey and cereal. Color lighter for an ipa. Cloudy. Taste: flowers, honey, cherries, bit of reefer. Malty too. Nice sweetness. Mild carbonation, not very bitter for American ipa. Really really unique hop profile. Me gusta

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Niall73 (1836) - Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 3, 2014
Can while in Seattle. Pours a murky browny gold with a white head. Big tangerine lemon pine aroma. Medium body, medium carbonation. Nice and juicy with tangerine, a little pineapple, pine, lemon, woody resin, grapefruit, very light caramel, light marmalade on toast... Nice finish. Tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
generallee08 (714) - New York, USA - SEP 3, 2014
Presentation: It was poured from a brown 12 oz bottle into a tulip glass. The label lists the abv at 7.2%. Appearance: The body is cloudy with a super fine sediment inside a rich amber liquid. This is topped off with a nice tall creamy head which hangs on well and makes tons of sweet lacey patterns on the glass. Smell: The aroma is full of sweet fruity hop notes. I get notes of peaches, white grapes and some mango. Taste / Palate: The base malt adds some grainy bready maltiness and some sweetness which props up the fruity hops. The hops bring a full on blast of mango, peach and a touch of white grape up front. This quickly moves on to more bitter notes of citrus rind. It seems to finish quickly but a light pine like hop bitterness creeps back in on the tongue. The palate feels fairly full and we’ll carbonated. This as well as its 7.3% abv makes for a nice slow sipping beverage.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KyotoLefty (6569) - Kyoto, JAPAN - SEP 3, 2014
Tap at Macgregors East Av. Dark amber color with lace. Big fruity nose, orange, lemon, 7-Up, cherry. Sweet and fruity, some pine, slightly earthy. A bit too sugary.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mp_lane (52) - Indiana, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Pours very cloudy yellowish with good tan head and lacing. Aroma is orange-ish and malty. Very mellow taste, not bitter or dry. Good body. Very good, will try again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
NoDirection (18) - - AUG 30, 2014
Not too bad for an easy evening IPA, not too strong, not too light. I'd get it again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
conway (1495) - - AUG 29, 2014
Bottle. Dark clear gold with a huge rocky white head. Aroma is melon, citrus and pine. Taste follows and adds lots of grapefruit. Soft pillowy mouthfeel. Nice.

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