overall
98
98
style
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 556   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75/5   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
An ale fashioned to survive the long voyage from England to India during the British colonization. Hops, hops, and more hops, this ale has an intense aroma and a long lingering finish. Drink as an appetizer on its own, or pair it with any hearty dish. A beer for the connoisseur, this is the Brewmasters choice. "Cheers!"

Malts: UK Maris Otter, Superior Pale Ale Malt, Carastan Crystal Malt
Hops: German Magnum, Centennial, Amarillo, Simcoe
Colour/Clarity: Amber to Orange, Bright. SRM: 14

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Tessic's rating

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tessic (1061) - Brantford, Ontario, - JAN 6, 2014
This IPA poured a nice amber colour, cloudy, with a big, foamy, light tan coloured head. Scents includecitrus hops, pineapple, orange and apple, grass and dough. First swig was quite hoppy with flavours of citrus and grass, honey and bread. Finish is quite bitter with hop flavor lingering.


4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sjohnny (534) - - NOV 11, 2016
Super fruity aroma. Papaya, citrus, pear. Smells really good. Pours a hazy orange-yellow with an off white super foamy head that leaves a thick residue on the glass and a foamy layer on top of the beer. Medium bodied. Starts with a soft mouthfeel and finished with a crisp bitter edge. Lots of fruit. Lots of citrus. A hint of pine. A hint of dank. This is a really nice beers.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zvikar (5445) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - OCT 29, 2016
Orange, beige head, fruity aroma, marmalade, orange, sweet flavor, fruits, caramel, marmalade, orange, medium bodied.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
olio (9532) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 4, 2016
473 ml can @ Timo A. Canned on 04.05.2016.
Pours clear pale golden color with a small head. Aroma is resinous hoppy, some apricot and orange, pale malts, some peach. Flavor is resinous hops, orange, malt bitterness, subtle grass. Heavy oily mouthfeel. Decent but not refreshing or pleasant.
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2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
fiery_1 (355) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 25, 2016
12/25 from Double Blind IPA tasting. Growler, copper in colour. Light nose with tea and herbal aspects. Way too bitter for my liking. Placed 15th

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JPDIPSO (5796) - Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 21, 2016
Deep golden color with a tall beige head. Citric and piney hops dominate the aroma, but some lightly toasted malt is found in the background. Pine sweetness in the front. Some orange citrus in the middle. Soft, oily, slightly sticky feel. Good balance throughout. Nicely done. 3/11

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
zimbo (914) - SCOTLAND - AUG 17, 2016
Huge glossy billowing long lasting thick head on top of a slightly hazy deep golden body. Good slicy piny hop nose. Great firm backbone. Chewy oily spicy hop pineyness on the palate which develops and envelops through to the end and aftertaste. World class.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
googleimage83 (82) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 16, 2016
Apple, pine, caramel in aroma - some tropical fruit sweetness (mango?) in the mix as well. Translucent cidery brown-orange body with pillowy head. Floral bitter character is very strong and kicks in very early, threatening to overpower some of the fruitier traits, but dissipates to a tolerable level midway in. Picking up a caramel apple sweetness to counteract the bitter bomb. A light mineral bitterness lingers in the finish. Nice grainy malt in there as well. Not the easiest drink, but a very nice IPA.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Evolutionary (475) - Ohio, USA - AUG 15, 2016
Can from beer of the month club. Goes under red Betty name. Nose and body are all hops. Pine feel is weird and a bit off. Not a great or good or average ipa. Kinda disappointed.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
ChadPoole (350) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 6, 2016
Pours clear dark orange with a frothy white head. Aroma is tropical fruits and orange peel. Very good bitter taste with a fruit background. My first beer from these guys, Im looking forward to trying more.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
portwood (217) - Markham, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 26, 2016
Too bitter for my taste at first but able to get past the hops after 3-4 sips. Nice nose (floral) & finish (grapefruit). (tasted 04/27/16)


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