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RATINGS: 325   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.


tricyclist's rating

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tricyclist (723) - Florida, USA - JAN 22, 2013
Pint pour of lightly hazed with fairly white head. Nose starts off nice, nicely hopped, bitter and citrus, but comes through with feet and sweat... Flavor is much nicer, juicy and bold. Citrus and bitter sharp hops. Medium to lighter body with decent lacing. Not bad.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
matty (190) - Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 30, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Pours a clear copper color with a thick, slightly off-white head that settles to a film leaving some nice lacing. Aroma is hop-heavy - mostly pine with some citrus and fruit notes along with a little caramel. Medium body along with a nice balance of malt and hops. Dry finish, seems a little thin on the swallow, the hops linger as well. Not bad.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
BLADT (595) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - AUG 26, 2014
Tap. Gold-amber with foamy white head. Papery nose, with light orange. Sourdough bread. Taste is grassy through and through. Bitter. Tropical fruit and super light caramel. Sharp edges. Dry finish. A little thin on the palate. OK.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KyotoLefty (6334) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 22, 2014
Cask at BArcade. Big leafy dry-hopped nose, pine and orange. Smooth, full, a bit bread. Very bitter finish. Good stuff, though maybe a bit too bitter.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Darkmagus82 (993) - - AUG 13, 2014
Transfer from BA review on 11-13-12- Poured from bottle into pint glass Appearance – The beer poured a hazy copper-orange color with a two finger off white head. The head fades slowly over time only leaving a light level of lacing on the sides of the glass. Smell – The aroma is heavies of a citrus hop mixed with some fruit aromas - a mix of tangerine, apple and pear. With these aromas are some other lighter hop aromas of a pine and earthy nature as well. Overall it’s a rather nice nose. Taste – The taste begins with a lighter fruit sweetness and a lighter citrus hop on top of a bready base. Quickly after the initial tastes some pine hop flavors come to the tongue. While it starts out more subtle, the pine quickly grows stronger, all the while the sweeter fruit flavors begin to dwindle. At the end of the taste the pine, now quite strong, is accompanied by an upsurge in a bitter grapefruit citrus and some earthy hop to in the end leave a nice fairly bitter hop flavor to linger on the tongue. Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is on the average to just above average side in terms of creaminess with a carbonation level that is rather average as well. Not bad for the flavors, but nothing too exceptional. Overall – A nice drinkable, bitter piney hoped IPA. A little more sweetness to balance out the pine may have been nice, but its not bad overall. Both for the taste as well as for the animals that it benefits I would recommend giving it a go.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ElCapitan22 (65) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 12, 2014
Pours a cloudy, hazy gold color with decent lacing. Smells hoppy and slightly of rose water. Unfortunately, the taste did not quite match that of the aroma. A decent ipa, but that is all it is.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AmEricanbrew (5801) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - AUG 9, 2014
Bottle. Clear amber color with ivory head. Spicy, citrusy, pale malt aromas. Medium body. Nice spicy citrusy bitter hop flavors with cracker malts, and a light fruit sweetness---good.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jjuf1853 (1238) - Land O Lakes, Florida, USA - JUL 27, 2014
Draft at Trinity Brass Tap. Pours a cloudy copper orange color. White head with patches of sudsy lacing along the glass. Aroma of pineapple and hops. Flavor is fairly sweet up front with some bitterness on the tail end.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
POLK (2219) - Hørning, DENMARK - JUL 20, 2014
Super hoppy American IPA is somewhat bitter but delicious fresh and drying.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Ctplt777 (116) - - JUL 15, 2014
This was way too grassy. Some grass is good, but this was just way too grassy. Not much hop aroma or taste just kind of a weird malty taste. I will definitely try it again but this one wasn’t all that great and I was really surprised

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
miquelcrush (1362) - Granollers, SPAIN - JUN 25, 2014
Bona cervesa, bastant equilibrada i gustosa. Buena cerveza, bastante equilibrada y sabrosa.


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