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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.31/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   IBU: 69   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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Clean, crisp and refreshing. A tribute to our friends at Indie Hops, this amazingly balanced beer is bursting with the finest hops Oregon has to offer: Nugget, Centennial, Meridian, Crystal and Horizon. Renowned for his IPAs, Chad just raised the bar.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
trujahwarrior (506) - Monroe, Washington, USA - MAR 4, 2014
12oz can pours a light amber color with a medium off white head that leaves spotty lacing. Smells of tropical and floral hops, citrus, and pine. Tastes the same as the nose. Mouthfeel is slick and mildly creamy with good carbonation and a semi dry finish. Decent for a northwest style ipa but nothing special. Kind of bland especially for all the different hops used.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
5000 (6211) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - FEB 27, 2014
Can:   Moderate example, a little citrus peel, pith, with a touch of earthiness.   Smooth, decent body, but could stand to be sweeter.   Otherwise clean, full of flavor, but not as bright as I would have liked.   Needs some sweet floral or citrus bits to really make it shine.   As is, decent.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
IndianaRed (2335) - Boise, Idaho, USA - FEB 26, 2014
Can from Beer Thirty, Boise Clear light golden with a big dense off white head. Mild hop aroma. Subtle balance hop and light malt flavors. More of a pale ale. A bit too tame for an IPA. Not bad though otherwise

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maekchu (1982) - Hirakata, JAPAN - FEB 20, 2014
Can from 99 Bottles (Federal Way, WA). Light little citrus nose. Hazy amber color. Some grapefruit, thick caramel, final goes mildly bitter and then balances. Medium body. Okay, Sweetish. Minimal hopping for the style.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MrFecesious (928) - British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 19, 2014
On tap at Darby's. Pours a clear copper with minimal to no cap. Aroma is a sweet citrus up front, but a swirl or 4 releases a sticky pine and strong caramel, with a touch of metallic qualities. Taste is on the higher side of sweet, with a slight bitterness quality. Medium carbonation and a faint dry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
luttonm (2170) - Belgrade, SERBIA - FEB 9, 2014
Can in Seattle. Gold, foam. Sweet malt, hops are distant and indistinct. sweet alc. minty green. alright, i suspect this can isn’t super fresh. but still not very interesting.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mcberko (6045) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 23, 2014
On tap at St Augustine’s, pours a somewhat hazy golden with a small tan head. Aroma brings out resinous and piney hops, some candied notes, and toffee. Flavour is very similar, bringing out a more malted balanced of notes, with toffee, candied sugar and resinous hops. Finishes both slightly sweet and astringent. No where near as masterful as their imperial IPA. Decent, but too malted for me.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Reid (1860) - Salem,Oregon, Oregon, USA - DEC 22, 2013
Few pints at a sports bar in S.Salem last weekend. $3 pint( probably a cheater pint). Lighter orange colour for an IPA with a large white bubbly/frothy head. Cant remember much about the aroma, but it was pleasant enough. Good lighter tasting IPA but generously hopped..went down a treat . Mouth feel was fine enough for style. Good drinkable IPA better then their Imperial IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BK7 (725) - Turner, Oregon, USA - DEC 20, 2013
Can. Citrus up front and heavy malts in the background. Light pine throughout. Hints of tropical fruit and honey. Mild bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fcjack1 (122) - Washington, USA - DEC 16, 2013
Can from world beers. Pours a light amber. A nice hoppy floral scent. Tastes hoppy and a little malty. Not too shabby.


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