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RATINGS: 279   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Glen Falconer was passionate about friends, familly, and great IPAs. So in tribute, we’ve created an IPA worth of this master brewer. Made with Falconer’s Flight hops from Hopunion, LLC, a blend named for Glen himself. The result is a bright, moderately bitter IPA with stonefruit aromas and a strong malt backbone. We think Glen would approved. Proceeds from the sale of Falconer’s Flight hops go to the Glen Hay Falconer Foundation, providing scholarships to professional and aspiring brewers. In addition, Widmer Brothers Brewing is making a donation to grant two additional scholarships. Learn more at www.glenfalconerfoundation.org. Prost! To true hop heads.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jhamp9 (1142) - Corinth, Texas, USA - JAN 13, 2013
Clear orange pour with an off white head. Really nice aroma of peach, orange, caramel, and a little pine. Taste is mostly pine with some citrus. Nice bitterness. Dry on the palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Macegan75 (709) - Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 10, 2013
Bottle from Capone’s. Pours clear burnt orange with some head that lingers. nose is sweet malty caramelized peaches and a slight herbal quality. first sip is juicy fruits followed by biscuit notes.finish is mild grapefruit which lingers.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
marcus (6788) - Sacramento, California, USA - JAN 9, 2013
Bottle from Total Wine, Sacramento. Pours cloudy copper with a nice off-white head and a citrus aroma. There is a medium-bodied toffee flavor with a pretty bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjg74 (2492) - La Mesa, California, USA - JAN 8, 2013
Bottle from BevMo. Nose is somewhat sweet and lightly hopped with a slight pungent grapefruit smell. Dry and hopped up front with a good bit of sweetness. The hop character and the underlying sweetness mesh well. Well balanced and quaffable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nickd717 (3577) - San Francisco, California, USA - JAN 7, 2013
On tap at Iron Horse in DC. Clear copper color with a one finger whitish head. Resin and pine dominate on the aroma with malt in the background. It has caramel and orange rind flavors, rather balanced and tasty, just a bit on the sweeter side. Medium body with average carbonation. Solid but not amazing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jcos (1592) - Maryland, USA - JAN 7, 2013
Location/Date:Draft at Iron Horse Taproom, January 4th, 2012.

Appearance: Pours dark orange..
Aroma: Aroma of some pine..
Taste: Medium bitterness, pine, caramel..
Palate:Medium body, lingering aftertaste..

Summary: Really enjoyed this one. Can’t say which of the rotator I liked the best or if this one was elevated due to being on draft, but liked it. Maybe it was the lack of IPA style options at the bar, who knows.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Koskela (301) - Marysville, California, USA - JAN 2, 2013
Hoppy and carmely aroma a pale copper and clear brew with a white head. A sweet malty taste with a bitter backing. A smooth combo. Its a medium bodied brew and worth a try

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 31, 2012

Name: Rotator Falconer’s IPA
Date: October 22, 2012
Mode: Draft
Source: Taco Mac, Decatur
Appearance: clear copper, creamy off white head, sticky lace
Aroma: sweet citrus and peppery pine aroma, crystal sweetness, spicy hops
Flavor: sweet malt flavor, caramel sweetness, spicy hops, touch of citrus, pine, peppery
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 13/20
Rating: 3.3/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: **+ /4

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Stevesie (332) - - DEC 30, 2012
Easily my favorite in the Rotator series. This beer is why I prefer IPAs--appealing appearance and nose, very hoppy and a well-hidden elevated abv. Typical good product from Widmer Brothers.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chickenflea (348) - Oviedo, Florida, USA - DEC 30, 2012
Beer pours a bright copper color, slightly cloudy and a small foamy head. Aroma is right on: caramel malts with apricot, vanillla and bread. A wonderful sticky mouthfeel - lots of body. Moderate carbonation. Sweet like an imperial. Hops like grapefruit. Very bitter finish. This is a bid IPA. Very satisfying. Everything one looks for in an IPA is here. Might be the best Widmer brew I have tried to date.

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