RateBeer
overall
43
17
style

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 137   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   IBU: 42   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
India Pale Ale is a style of ale noted for its high hop content. The style of beer received its name in the 19th century when England controlled the country of India. With no refrigeration or pasteurization in those days, the British were challenged to brew a beer that would survive the long, hot trip to India and upon arrival, satisfy the British citizens and thirsty troops stationed there. In discovering that the hop flower is a natural preservative, the British brewed an ale with an abundant amount of hops, and it worked! Hundreds of years later, the style is still the favorite of many a craft brew drinker. Uintaís Trader is a well balanced version of the traditional India Pale Ale. The beer is dry hopped with a generous amount of Centennial hops that give it a nice floral finish and a citrusy assertiveness without jeopardizing its malt flavor.


afrueh's rating

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
afrueh (49) - Salt Lake City, Utah, USA - SEP 15, 2012
floral, citrus, golden, clear, minimal head, initial lightly bitter, finish medium sourness, light body, thin feel, soft carbonation, bitter finish


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beertholomeus (1160) - California, USA - JUL 3, 2015
Pours a golden color with a white head. Hop, citrus, floral and biscuit aroma. Mango, orange, floral grass and biscuit flavors. Light body and average carbonation. Floral finish.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Barreras (1230) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - JUN 6, 2015
Pours a light copper color. Aroma of citrus, floral, and hops. Taste is similar with minimal complexity in the flavors. A hint of orange in the aftertaste with an easy drink ability.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
burg326 (4579) - Florida, USA - MAY 14, 2015
Poured a light amber color with aromas of fresh cut grass, light hops, a touch of citrus and some light malt. Flavors were grass, and some hay with some light citrus peaking through, not overly bad, just not my go to, would work for me in a pinch.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JaBier (5454) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - MAY 3, 2015
Bottle sample at the session IPA tasting at Blacklick Wine & Spirits on 4/16/15. Clear amber pour with a thick off-white head. Aroma of grainy malt, caramel and earthy hops. Grainy malt flavor with a bit of hop.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AWISLguy (1695) - Wisconsin, USA - APR 30, 2015
12oz can from Jimís in Mundelein. Orange pour, hoppy nose. Quite malty flavor, surprisingly after the nose, with just a touch of tanginess. 12.9

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
EtTuCthulhu (1356) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - APR 6, 2015
UPDATED: APR 10, 2015 This beer pours a slightly hazy dark orange with a small off-white head. The simple aroma is full of piney and resinous hops, and the taste is slightly bitter and a touch sour. Overall, the flavor is very light, making this beer easy drinking, but it does leave me wanting more. The aftertaste is a barely-there zing of hoppy piney flavor on the tongue. The palate fuses a nearly flat carbonation, medium-light body, and a slick texture.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
J_man (785) - Tustin, California, USA - MAR 19, 2015
Fresh green grass and hay aromas from a slightly hazy medium yellow/golden body with a foamy white head. More grass in the taste with a dry spicy bitter component. Nice cracker malt character with a very light honey sweetness. Very light citrus and pith taste late in the game. Really nice fresh husky malt flavor in the aftertaste. Overall, a very nice and balanced session IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DSG (8346) - Tel Aviv, - MAR 18, 2015
Bottle sample at a tasting at Arielís place. Thanks Tom L. Clear golden. Aroma of nice "green" and fruity hops and a grainy note. Dry flavor with "green" and slightly fruity hops and nice bitterness. Good and refreshing.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
vyvvy (4625) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - MAR 8, 2015
Pours clear copper with a large white head. The aroma has very dry malt, pine, powder and floral notes. Fairly light body a tinniness and somewhat sharp carbonation. The flavor starts very dry, astringent, woody, papery and some sulfur. The finish has mineral aspects as well. Not up to the others Iíve had from the brewery.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kinz (3507) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - FEB 28, 2015
On draft at both my hotel and the SLC airport. Pours a lightly hazed light amber, slight head. Aroma is pleasant grapefruit oriented hops. Flavor matches, with a slight hint of caramel and biscuit malt, and a faint floral character. Overall a nice, sessionable session IPA. Nicely done, a great beer for the SLC ABV laws.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 14


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50