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Celebrating the nuanced flavors that only the finest whole flower hop varieties from around the world can deliver, the brews in our Hop Ticket, draft-only series will take your senses on a tour through six perfectly hop-forward and uniquely satisfying beer styles. January – February: Session IPA


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ed5388 (2236) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Draft sample at Crossroads Spirits. Pours a hazy light straw color with a finger of foamy white head. Aroma of pungent citrus fruit, bready malts, and grapefruit zest. Taste isn't as nice as the aroma. Light citrus fruit, bitter grapefruit skins, grass, bread, and a bit of pine.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
carboloader (674) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 16, 2014
Pours transparent gold. Tastes almost exactly like a lot of the trendy session IPAs lately -- not quite as good as Founders All Day, but much better than Boulevard’s Pop Up.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Experiment_Ale (1044) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 15, 2014
At Gingerman NYC with Taylor. Pours clear gold with white thin head. Aroma is smooth earthy hops, agreeable Belgium yeast notes, lightly roasted malt notes. Taste is 3 flavors blended together to one note:smooth earthy hops, lightly roasted barley, agreeable Belgium fruit notes. Finish is more of a dry raw barley.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AirForceHops (3531) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - MAY 15, 2014
Draft @ The Ale house. Orange gold in color with a lasting cap of white head with lacing. Aroma is caramel malt and a steady amount of floral hops.

The flavor really opened my eyes more than I would have guessed. Lighter to medium body with a mild carbonation leaving a smooth mouthfeel. Grain in the main base of the body with lingering grass, pine resin and a light flower kick. Nice amount of flavor and can easily lead to more. They hit the target with this one!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (11099) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 8, 2014
Draft. Poured clear golden color with an average white frothy head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate citrus hop and malt aroma. Medium body with a slick texture and soft carbonation. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. Good drinkable brew that met my expectations.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MrChopin (3474) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - APR 25, 2014
shimmering gold, wispy oil head, no lacing. Dusty pretzel nose, light floral, bit of orange sweetness but contained. More mango and oil through front, light dusty hay, finishing slick, dry and balanced. Not expressive enough but few flaws.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
schefs26 (2) - - APR 14, 2014 does not count
Enjoying from growler poured in a pint. Incredible tasting IPA without the overpowering hoppiness. Carbonation makes it dance on your tongue. Almost a mix between the drinkability of a kolsch and the flavor of a traditional IPA.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DialSquare (2940) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - APR 11, 2014
On tap at Proof. Yellow gold pour. Grass, hop, pine aroma. Tastes resiny, floral, spice. Ok, 6.6

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
drewbeerme (3879) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 23, 2014
Draft at haymarket, pours clear straw, nose is real Melony cantaloup, stone fruit. Fl really fruity, zesty, melon and lime, malt base has a touch of toast but otherwise clean and avoidant, really fruity - juicy fruit and red grapefruit juice, not very pleasant . 6/3/6/3/12

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niko100 (2067) - Illinois, USA - MAR 22, 2014
Hazy straw/gold color; Light body; Aroma of malt, floral hops, & citrus; Flavor of malt, pine hops, grain, and citrus (notably grapefruit); Finish is fairly bitter; Easy drinking but just decent for me.


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