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RATINGS: 7   MEAN: 3.51/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   EST. CALORIES: 249   ABV: 8.3%
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Pull up a seat and drink in the words of the Gaffer. Brewed with Centennial and Columbus hops, this India Pale Ale heaps on bitter note after bitter note, with floral hints adding a bit of flair to the proceedings. Whether you’re looking to relive the good ol’ days or need some age old wisdom, the Gaffer’s timeless advice is a sip away.

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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sonnycheeba (5789) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 6, 2016
Tap at brewery. Pours hazy gold. Aroma is floral, piney, and woody hop notes, faint citrus, and some toasted malts. Flavor matches the aroma with the fruitier hop notes up front before drying out with toasted malt notes and some heavy piney and grapefruit bitterness. Medium body.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
snoworsummer (5410) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 5, 2016
Draft at the brewery. Pours hazy gold with a bubbly white head and decent lacing. Tastes like grapefruit, lemon, citrus hops, and dry floral. Light body and low/medium carbonation. Smells like lemon, grapefruit, pine, and dry floral hops.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Emeister84 (2361) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - SEP 3, 2016
On tap at the brewery. Sweet grainy aromas, citrusy, sweet pine. Hazy orange-gold with a fairly lasting white head. Pretty dry, nicely balanced, refreshingly citrusy. Medium bodied.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
kassner (1618) - Wexford, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 31, 2016
On tap at ristico in ballston. Light gold color and very slightly cloudy. Nice but has a.musty note that is maybe a bit too big.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GenDV138 (6853) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 26, 2016
4 oz pour on draft at Spacebar. Hazy straw yellow with off-white head. Aromas of malt, biscuit, citrus, floral notes. Tastes of citrus, floral notes, light pine, biscuit, malt. Medium body with a dry finish. Solid.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DCLawyer (2825) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 24, 2016
Draft->shaker at Spacebar. Hazy brite gold with small white head. A: juicy citrus hops, some flora, hint of grains. Nice, if one dimensional. T: citrus and floral hops, some spice, melon on the finish. Smooth, nice.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Kinz (3786) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - AUG 20, 2016
On tap at Mekong. Poured a medium gold, very slight haze, nice head. Aroma of tropical and citrus fruit, faint pine, crackery malts. Flavor matches. sneaky in the sense that it was fairly light and dry for a big beer. Good, clean hop notes throughout, good finishing bitterness. Liked it a lot.


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