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RATINGS: 491   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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This robust India Pale Ale follows British tradition by using bountiful amounts of fresh hop cones to produce a crisp clean character; blending Magnum, Crystal and Hallertauer hops with generous amounts of Munich and Carmel malt.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdamJackson (2343) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 28, 2014
slightly cloudy burnt orange. Piney and rindy and dank nose. Chewy oak and pine and slight hint of cheese. French bread, very astringent bitterness. Chewy pine cone.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
berkshirejohn (4378) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 3, 2014
12oz bottle from a Wegmanís in Buffalo, NY. An unattractive hazy amber pour with a tight cream head; aroma of stewed vegetables; soft sweet taste with some caramel and Belgiam yeast; and a dry vegetal bitterness giving a slightly rasping finish. Not at all good. Probably not an IPA.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
mrhopsbeertalk (97) - Massachusetts, USA - APR 19, 2014
skip it................................................

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DruncanVeasey (7097) - NUNEATON, Top 13, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - MAR 12, 2014
Bottle from...Whole Foods? Veiled orange with a low white collar. Unusual aroma for a US IPA with banana and lemon candy; grass, coriandered perfume, green herb. Some rocket leaves and pissed-on bridleway . White candy sugar Belgian banana and pepper flavour; sappy hop, grass, marmalade. Good brew, bizarrely Belgian-accented with the impression of spicing or lowlands yeast and hops. Neat cordial. Doesnít fit any template of US IPA yet encountered, but a ringer for no end of tangy Belgians.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
SilentJo (68) - Chocowinity, North Carolina, USA - MAR 3, 2014
Out of the bottle, apparently past itís date, carbonation is moderate and the first few sips carried a citrusy taste but past that all I get is bitter hoppy flavor. Fans of hops may enjoy this, but Iím not.

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
penguinfinity (103) - North Carolina, USA - MAR 3, 2014
Bottle. Pours orange, mostly clear. Smells very faintly of the forest. Taste follows with that pine flavor. A little bubbly but a nice smooth IPA.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
hockeybeerguy (1466) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - FEB 6, 2014
Reviewed from notes. The appearance has a hazy orange colored body with a one finger white head that died within thirty seconds. There was barely any lacing left and very little carbonation was seen rising. The smell has some light pine and hops but there really wasnít much there. The taste has a sweet yet spicy blend that tingled in my mouth, not bad. The pine and hops came out with some lighter fruits in the taste. On the palate, she sits about medium with a good smoothness. It had a moderate carbonation in the mouth. Overall, this was a decent brew. I might have it again.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bkurtz (728) - PERU - JAN 25, 2014
Pours a hazy golden/amber with a small, but frothy head. Nice balance and a solid IPA, but not complex.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 8/20
johnny361 (3) - - DEC 29, 2013 does not count
Alcohol, basement aromas, basement aromas, spruce, cooked vegetables, earthy, cooked vegetables

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
LilBeerDoctor (3409) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 10, 2013
Bottle. Pours a clear orange with a thick white head. Aroma of pale malts, light fruits, light citrus, apple skins. Flavor of pale malts, light fruits, bitter hops. This is an English IPA, so not as hoppy, but itís definitely a solid beer. 7/4/7/4/14 [3.6/5]


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