Rastacouere (6177) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 7, 2008
A satisfying hoppy ale that chooses the simplistic approach: Simplify your malts so your hops appear more complex.
AmEricanbrew (6878) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - OCT 6, 2008
Very cloudy appearance. By far their most bitter beer, though it keeps the bready malt dominance and this time, it feels almost wheaty at that. Orange and grapefruity hops cover a satisfying citrus array.
Just like it were from the cask, they kept its carbonation level very low, but it feels like it might add some life to those loose malts here.
Clear amber with a tight white head. Mild aroma of piney and floral hops. Medium body. Well balanced, if mild flavors of sweet caramel with piney and citrusy hops. Very easy drinking. AllAboutStout (605) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 29, 2008
Pours a nice amber in color. There was no head to speak of. Taste is decent amount of hops, but they were a tad bit subdued. Easy drinking and went down real smooth, just not a standout beer. Disappointing in the head and hop bite. Good, clean mouthfeel. heemer77 (5358) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - APR 19, 2008
On tap at the brewpub. Medium gold body with a large, slightly off white head. The aroma was grapefruit with some toast and walnuts. The taste was grapefruit with some flowers and sweet citrus in the finish. A decent mild IPA was that was closer to an English than a US version. krautdog (15) - Gimmelstümph, GERMANY - APR 8, 2008
I had this on tap at the brewpub, served in an imperial pint glass. It was a nice copper color, nice head retention and actually tasted pretty good. It’s more in the style of a traditional British IPA, not the hop bombs typical of the American versions that I usually drink so, this one was a nice change of pace.
Gregis (1281) - Stilwell, Kansas, USA - OCT 18, 2007
Sampler draft at the brewpub. Pours a hazy amber with a thin beige head. The aroma is big piny hops and caramel. Light to medium-bodied slick and fairly soft with a moderately bitter finish. The flavor is a sweet caramel malt front with piny resinous hops quickly stealing the show. A pretty tasty IPA and one that I think is pretty under-rated. kp (10882) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Name: I.P.A. India Pale Alesliffy (2040) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 31, 2007
hazy dark copper, scant head,
light hop aroma,
sweet piney flavor, bitterness starts of light and grows through a long bitter finish,
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
On tap @ the Brew pub: Pours a hazy copper color with virtually no head. Aroma, herbal hop notes, some citrus as well. Flavor, herbal and earthy, some light citrus notes as well, hints of pale malts, just not very good. BeerVirgin72 (880) - Pickerington, Ohio, USA - JUL 21, 2007
Had on draft at the brew pub. I dont really like IPA’s, they are my least favorite style currently. With that said, this one was quite drinkable. Citrus and malt up front, and the old hoppy bitterness on the finish. hopdog (12816) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 2, 2007
Growler acquired in trade with Sephiroth (big thanks for shipping a Growler out!). Poured a medium amber color with a very small sized off white head. Aroma of earth, pine and citrus. Husky. Tastes of pine and grapefruit. Thinner body. Medium bitter finish.