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RATINGS: 3034   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57/5   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Originally brewed in 1975 to commemorate Paul Revere's ride, this brew is a heavily hopped ale (Cascade hops) with a copper color and a hoppy nose.

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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tiggmtl (4545) - East York, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 2, 2004
Strong orange/grapefruit citrus hop nose. Bright, clear copper colour with dense, white head that lasts nicely. Nicely balanced between hops and malt. Lasting grapefruit bitterness. A hint of diacetyl that is not altogether unpleasant. Good carbonation and crisp mouthfeel. Surprisingly well balanced for a west coast IPA and rather enjoyable. Bottle.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GreatDane (101) - Skvinge, DENMARK - MAY 1, 2004
This beer took me by surprise. A smooth, sweet taste. It has a pale, golden color, with a nice, creamy head.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GEOBRAU (188) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - APR 30, 2004
Bottle: Golden in color, with a head that dissapates (although not entirely). Sweet malt followed by bracing bitterness. citrus and peppery notes. Bitterness lingers quite a while. A tad too bitter for me in the aftertaste, but a quality beer to be sure.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jcc83 (137) - Athens, Georgia, USA - APR 29, 2004
Poured a beautiful golden with copper hues, capped of by a smooth creamy white head. Aroma was floral and hoppy. The flavor was excellent; full and hoppy, but complex. My first impression was that it was a relatively sweet beer, but each sip brought increased dryness and bitterness. A bitter finish, and full of flavor. Very smooth mouthfeel, which I really liked. A highly enjoyable IPA.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (7622) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 29, 2004
UPDATED: AUG 25, 2011 I really like a number of Anchors beers including this one. +++ Sampled from a 12 oz brown bottle this beer pours a golden color with a small tan head. There is a mild flowery, hoppy aroma. The flavor has the distinct cascade hop flavor that I enjoy with a surprising amount of malty balance. The hops while strong are not overwhelming. Certainly no death by hops, but then again it is not so one dimensional as many IPAs get. A pleasant drink to be sure.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jsquire (4397) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - APR 27, 2004
Orange/amber out of the bottle with lots of tiny suspended floaties. White foam ring to the bottom of the glass. Citrus hop nose. Caramel sweetness with well balanced hop flavors. Seems almost small for an IPA, but still a very nice beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Rupp (13) - Illinois, USA - APR 27, 2004
Deep golden,slight haze, good head retention. Good hop aroma, slight malt presence, slightly sweet, very fruity and clean. Great balance of malt and bitterness. Some diacetyl and caramel in flavor. Definitely a fine AIPA.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Imbockinsxtx (82) - Big Bend (Benavides, TX), Texas, USA - APR 25, 2004
Small Head but makes up for in nice dark amber appearance. No Lacing to spaek of but lots of Hop Flavour. I really enjoyed this beer. Will have again ASAP.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
walleye (1099) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - APR 22, 2004
amber with a lasting head,citrus and a little bitter not to bad of a ale I starting to like ale a little

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sfontain (851) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - APR 22, 2004
Pours a light amber with a long-lasting, white, bubbly head; lacing all the way down. Aroma is nice and clean and very hoppy/grassy with some citrus. Flavor is slightly malty in the front, with some floral and citrusy flavors, followed by a solid jolt of bitter hops. Very clean, nice and crisp. IPAs are not my favorite style, but this is a nice example of a decent one.


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