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RATINGS: 324   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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A full-flavored hop assault delightfully lacking in balance. A combination of Centennial, Cascade, Simcoe and Columbus hops are used to produce pungent aromas of grapefruit, pine and citrus.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
unclemattie (4163) - Georgia, USA - JUL 1, 2013
12oz bottle. Amber pour, white ring. Aroma of herbal hops, nice florals, pale biscuit malts. Plain flavor. Simple malts, sharp hops. Medium bodied, light flavor, bitter finish. Nice balance for an IPA. Bitter pine, bold hops, citrus oil flavor bitterness. Itís sessionable, forgetable. (3748)

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Desverger (1827) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 1, 2013
Bottle from Barley Wine, Copenhagen - Colour is amber gold - frothy white head. Light fruity citrus hop taste throughout, orange/lemon, pine needles, some herby/slight spice, and with a sweet malt base. Decent.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jhgrantjr (417) - Tennessee, USA - JUN 29, 2013
Pours from a bottle, nice amber color with decent head. Aroma is citrus, floral, maybe some alcohol as it warms, which would be strange because it is t high. I expected a lot of bitterness, but not the case. Rather mild but tasty. Decent IPA. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kerenmk (2285) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JUN 29, 2013
Bottle sample at a tasting at our place. Thanks zvikar. Clear amber with a frothy white head, hops, some grass and unripe berries in the nose, bitter, dry taste with some notes of stale hops. Medium body, delicate fizz and hoppy finish. OK.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (34742) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 27, 2013

Bottle 12fl.oz.

Unclear matt medium yellow orange colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, citrus, grass, orange - citrus, light peach. Flavour is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, mango, orange - citrus, hoppy, caramel, peel bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20130216]

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pinkie (470) - New York, USA - JUN 25, 2013
Pours hazy light amber with an orange blush. Has a subtle glow. About a fingers worth of white foam that fell fast to a thin film on top and an island of big bubbles. Soapy lace. Nose is fresh. Melon, caramel malt, hop floral and underlying spice. Tangerine and grapefruit. Itís full of citrus and smells sweet like a hop punch. In the glass the malt smacks of a little brown sugar and soft earth. Taste is grapefruit up front with all that sugar and herbal citrus. Dry grain and a little pepper. Finishes with pine, an assertive bitter and some resin. Body is light but sticky.

This is a lively beer. Crisp and has plenty of rousing hop bitter without being too aggressive. Itís dynamic and while it could have used a touch more bread the malt was as sweet as possible to keep a good balance between the ever expanding hops. They take you on a fabulous ride form grass and perfume to citrus fruit delight and a terrific bitter. Thereís a bit of excitement in the drink and a colossal aftertaste that lingers and makes your mouth water.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ed5388 (2043) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - JUN 24, 2013
On draft. Pours a clear light amber color with a decent foamy white head. Aroma of faint malt, some pine, and citrus. Tastes of light malt, citrus, pine, and a slight spicy/herbal note.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rocbyter (1896) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - JUN 23, 2013
Moderate to strong citrus and light resin hop aroma. Hazy orange color with a medium white head. Only a mild amount of bitterness in this one. Gets sweet in the middle and slowly fades to the finish. Palate is a little light.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (14744) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 22, 2013
2nd May 2013
Hazy gold - amber beer, good pale cream coloured head. Palate is light and dry and a little crisp. Mild minerals. Semi dry pale malt base. Light pine and orange hops. Finishes dry with mildly bitter grass. Comes over as a little disjointed but fine.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cybercat (3275) - Georgia, USA - JUN 21, 2013
Comes out of the tap a barely transparent amber with a thick, fine-bubbled pale amber head that sticks around for a while. Hoppy aroma has both woody and resiny components, as well a a nice malty underpinning and more than a hint of citrus. Flavor has a firm hoppy note, but is barely bitter, and has malty and Mandarin orange tones supporting it and providing a little sweetness to balance the slight hoppy bitterness. Firm, fizzy texture leaves a nice hoppy and slightly fruity finish.


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