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RATINGS: 3041   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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Bold, spicy and menacingly delicious, this American-hopped India Pale Ale offers an aromatic punch and then follows through with a lasting, full-bodied finish.


Cakes' rating

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cakes (383) - New Bloomfield, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 4, 2011
16 oz. Tap Pours a light brown/amber. Nice texture with a thickness to it. Not, light - but the hops are not over done. Very balanced and plesant taste. Smells of pine, bread, citrus and butterscotch.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Obfuscate (224) - Minneapolis, - APR 19, 2015
Amber in color with a fluffy off white head. Grapefruit, caramel, citrus, bread. Not bad but not as good as I expected.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
The Etruscan (567) - Tuscany, ITALY - APR 19, 2015
Off white light beige thick head. Dark amber-copper colour. Aroma is moderately hoppy with light fruity (citrus and peach) with light biscuit and caramel notes. Flavor is moderately hoppy with light fruity (apricot) tones, ending in a bitter finish. Medium bodied.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TH28 (194) - - APR 18, 2015
12oz bottle. Code date of 8/9/15. Appearance: Deep amber and clear with a light khaki head. Aroma: relatively faint hop aroma for an American IPA. Some floral and herbal notes, but it’s minimal. Caramel malt also noticeable. Taste: Rich caramel and toasty malt flavors dominate, with a sharp hop bitterness that has some herbal and resinous notes. Mouthfeel: Medium body with some viscosity and low carbonation. Finish: Some lingering herbal bitterness and caramel malt. Overall: Definitely an east coast as opposed to west coast IPA. More malt balanced than a west coast IPA. Drinks like a slightly hoppier American Amber

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
marcogrind (81) - Milano, ITALY - APR 18, 2015
Amber, big foam. Filtered. Grassy resinous fruoty hops in the nose. Medium body. Taste is a bit flat, not incredible!

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Barreras (1157) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - APR 17, 2015
Pours a light yellow color until it settles into a light copper color. Drank this beer on nitro which could explain why it was creamy with a light IPA bitterness aftertaste. Minimal floral flavor, more of a light IPA in complexity as well as characteristics.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fdomig (507) - München, GERMANY - APR 17, 2015
330ml bottle. Aroma is grapefruit, citrus, light malt. Appearance is clear golden with a good white foam. Taste is light sour and strongly bitter. A soft carbonation. Light alcoholic. Dry. Nice.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
borre_m (449) - NORWAY - APR 17, 2015
Pours deep copper. Aroma is hoppy, but also balanced with malts. Taste has floral hops, nice maltiness.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Abrakarl (377) - SWEDEN - APR 17, 2015
Nice aroma and taste. Some pine together with the hops but it is too bitter for me....

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
keanex (1593) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - APR 13, 2015
Backlog.
Appearance: Very light haze in the deep amber to copper body. Short light tan head with average to poor retention. Settles in a light coating.
Aroma: Very light aroma with malt sweetness, light peppery aroma, tea and herbal hop aromas.
Taste: Moderately bitter grapefruit runs through with peppery floral overlying flavors. Solid malt backing with a lingering spicey hop presence.
Palate: Medium bodied, moderately carbonated.
Overall: The hop profile isn’t a favorite of mine. Decent IPA, but not for me.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
danielecamo (657) - ITALY - APR 13, 2015
In bottiglia da 33cl. Aroma di caramello, erbaceo e vegetale. Al palato resinoso, vegetale ed erbaceo. La luppolatura ha lasciato solo un amaro eccessivo mentre i suoi profumi se ne sono già andati.


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