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RATINGS: 228   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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We’re turning things deliciously upside down with an aggressively hopped cold-fermented brew that brings together the clean crisp finish of a lager with the hoppy aroma and character of an IPA. PROST! To turning convention on its head.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jonnyguns (800) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 17, 2013
Tap at Rogue Bar SF. Nice clear golden ipa like pour. Citrus, pine and floral hops on the nose, touch of caramel too. Taste has that lovely pine bitterness you sort out after! Grassy tones and caramel malts add to an aggressive bitterness. For a beer that's not supposed to be an IPA, it's doing a great job. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DSG (5022) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JAN 9, 2014
Bottle. Better Beer Of The Month Club. Slightly hazy yellow with a frothy white head. Pleasant hoppy aroma, tropical, citric and grassy. Dry-ish with mild crackery maltiness, a sweetish touch, nice grassy and fruity hops and a pleasant bitterness. Medium-bodied. Nice, crisp and easy-drinking.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fcjack1 (105) - Washington, USA - JAN 6, 2014
Bomber from MSM. Pours a very light blonde. Thin white head. Crisp hop aroma. The taste is the same. Very light ipa,but crisp flavor.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 5, 2014
Straw golden yellow with a thin white head. Aroma is floral and fruity with a noble and German hop and malt backer. Taste is floral and salty with semi-noble hops, and a crisp and light bitter finish.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SHIG (3453) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - DEC 29, 2013
Bottle: Poured a golden with fluffy white head. Aroma is pungent but also hoppy. Taste is gritty hops, floral, and a sour finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zizzybalubba (1317) - Elizabeth City, North Carolina, USA - JAN 1, 2014
12 oz. bottle from SoHo Organic Market, Elizabeth City, NC. Yellowish-orange pour with a frothy off-white head. Aroma of damp pale malt, lemon zest, and light caramel. Bitter citrus hops hit the tongue first but the finish is certainly more reminiscent of a lager with sweeter malts. This is a noble attempt and not a bad beer but I feel that an aggressively hopped lager is a contrast of 2 styles (lager and IPA) that should remain separate.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dliberto (81) - Maryland, USA - DEC 22, 2013
Drank from bottle. Aroma is a little week, smell is very lite on the piney notes a normal IPA has. If they didn’t go for a weird crossover style and actually made a normal IPA maybe the focus of the hops would come through better. Everything about this beer is mild, from the flavors to the smells. It even finishes kind of sweet. Not bad but definitely miles from being good

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
thehinge (266) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - DEC 26, 2013
I sensed that there was something different about this IPA when I first tasted it. It does have that sour lager taste.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Ericular (495) - Minnesota, USA - DEC 17, 2013
Pours a clear pale gold with small off white head. Aroma is sour, mildly floral, plenty of grain. Taste is also sour, decent grain in the middle, and then a big salty finish. I’ve enjoyed some IPLs before, but this one is bad. Too salty, no detectable IPA qualities. Four months since bottling, but it shouldn’t be this bad.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
luttonm (2072) - Belgrade, SERBIA - DEC 26, 2013
12oz in Seattle. Big fruity hop aroma with mild sour lagering. Pale yellow, clear and bright lager. crisp and tasty, good west coast hops. Green fresh hops all the way through with mild lagering, creamy body. Very nice


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