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RATINGS: 82   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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Inspired by our love of Belgian ales and hoppy West Coast ales. We bring Cascade and Columbus hops together with our house yeast for a smooth Belgian style hopfest. Best when fresh, this beer is not for aging. Thanks to our friend Todd Russell for help with the pilot batch.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
saxo (13852) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 5, 2012
Tap @ The Gingerman, NYC. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are burnt caramel, molasses, malt, fruits and hops.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (11452) - Washington DC, USA - SEP 10, 2013
Draft. Large off-white head atop hazy copper body. Aroma is moderately sweet, grapefruit/spicy, light biscuit. Taste is moderately sweet, grapefruit, some orange peel, spicy. Medium body, light resin.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jcwattsrugger (11079) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 26, 2011
Batch 2-pours a retaining foamy light tan head and amber color. Aroma is yeast, light malt-bready, slight spice. Taste is yeast, light malt-bready, slilght spice, muddled.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (11078) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 9, 2012
Bottle at Belgian Beer Fest Boston. Hazy amber color, thin tan head. Aroma of brown bread. Taste is grass, pine, caramel.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (9596) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - MAY 18, 2013
Bottle shared by sonnycheeba. Pours cloudy and particulate brown with a medium, frothy off-white head, medium retention with light lacing. Aroma is citrus and pine hops, pear and apricot esters with cookie and straw malt. Flavor is heavy hops and bitterness with supporting malt, light hops and bitterness with a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
hopscotch (9106) - Indian River County, Florida, USA - MAY 25, 2011
Bottle… Cloudy dirty-orange ale with a small, creamy, white head. Good retention. Tropical and fuzzy fruits are the aroma’s main components. Medium-bodied and creamy with dancing carbonation. The flavor is quite bitter. Lots of fuzzy fruit essence, but seemingly no residual sweetness. Short, bitter, dry finish. Bottle courtesy of dosbeerigos!

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
hopdog (8867) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 20, 2010
On tap at Capones. Poured a deep and murky golden color with a small sized head. Aromas of some floralness, citrus, rinds, and some spices.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jtclockwork (8239) - , New Jersey, USA - APR 23, 2011
Bottle shared by Jcwattsrugger at the epic White Birch tasting. Pours amber. Big white head. Nose of alcohol, bready malts, spice and barley. Taste is bread soaked in alcohol and barley.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DuffMan (6669) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 28, 2013
Bottle, shared with Parksy and Grippitis. My label sys Belgian IPA on it. Anyway, it is a hazy orange-tinted golden brew that has a spicy zing to its moderate hoppiness. Quite nice.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
j12601 (6584) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - MAY 4, 2013
Bottle courtesy of Adam from Sloop at TAP-NY. Pours a hazed amber with a large white head. Smells of old paper and infections. Sweet old paper, old fruit. Nasty old toast. Finishes with the flavor of old angry fruits.


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