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RATINGS: 3355   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75/5   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our flagship beer. A session India Pale Ale brewed with Warrior, Amarillo & ’Mystery Hop X.’ A powerful East Coast I.P.A. with a lot of citrusy hop character. THE session beer for beer geeks like us!

Tasting Notes: Citrus, cedar, pine & candied-orange flavors, floral.
Food Pairing recommendations: Spicy foods, pesto, grilled salmon, soy-based dishes, pizza.
Glassware recommendation: Pint
Wine comparable: Busty Chardonnay
In case you care... the average 12 oz. serving has 209 calories.

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3.8
scoobyluv (511) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - OCT 6, 2003
color of apple cider. nice balance of hops and malt flavors. pleasant bitter aftertaste. can't wait to taste the 90 minute

3.7
Wrath (362) - Valparaiso, Indiana, USA - OCT 6, 2003
Amber color with thin head.Nice fruity hoppy aroma. Sweet citrus flavor in the mouth. Well balanced between hops and malts.Finishes dry and bitter with a hint of pine and citrus.

3.7
CapFlu (5129) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 4, 2003
(Bottle) Happiness starts with a Dogfish! Pours a thin, white, creamy head and a light amber body with much minuscule sediment. Active carbonation around the glass. Nose of corniferous trees, hops and citrus. Faint smoked aroma as well. Totally different from the 90 minute: this beer is far more fruity, lemon and spiced. The citrus definitely shows in this Dogfish example. Very enjoyable! Many thanks to HopScotch for this opportunity...

3.8
Frank (4220) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 1, 2003
UPDATED: MAR 8, 2014 Hazy deep golden color. A ring of white foamy head leaves spots of lace. Loads of pine in the aroma with a hint of citrus. Smooth on the tongue with just a prickle of carbonation. Malty sweetness wanes perfectly into a earthy, bitter finish. An excellent beer but the big money question is how this stacks up to the 90 minute. I think the fuller flavored and equally well-balanced 90 minute is better but, in the words of Reading Rainbow’s LaVar Burton, you don’t have to take my word for it.

4.3
Dynamo (6) - USA - OCT 1, 2003 does not count
This is a really good IPA, top ten material for sure. In 12 oz. bottles it actually tasted better than the 90 Minute in 12 oz. bottles did. Very smooth, tasty, and hoppy. I don't get the "vegetable" reference below at all. Now if you want "chicken soup" I will be happy to offer you a Grolsch.

3.7
Lubiere (14127) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 29, 2003
Very nice head , citrus and floral/resinous smell in the nose. The taste confirms the hops smeele...good balance of malt and hops...the 90 minutes had more of a wallop to it, but still...a good dogfish!

2.3
IFearNoBeer (15) - Bloomfield, New Jersey, USA - SEP 26, 2003
I'm sorry, I tried to like this beer so many times.. and I'm a big fan of most of Dogfish Head's beers, but this tastes like it was strained through bad vegetables.

3.8
MaiBockAddict (1497) - Good Beer Bar Deprived, New Jersey, USA - SEP 25, 2003
Hopheads delight. Thick, white head with a dominant hop aroma. Hop flavor and bitterness dominates over malt. Reletively enjoyable.

3.9
ConiseurofBeer (242) - Downingtown, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 21, 2003
Pine and flower nose. Huge hop flavor with a bit of citrus. I can't help but taste the flavor of marijuana. Overall a really good beer.

3.9
Ubiquibeer (140) - Cleveland, USA - SEP 19, 2003
Pours a light orange color with a few bubbles. Small head. Aroma piney and slight sweet malt and citrus. A few tiny bottle conditioning floaties. Taste tart and sweetish, with a slight bitter malt, earthy hop (mystery hop x?) almost marijuana tasting middle and a bitter, only slightly dry, almost slightly wet--odd for an IPA--finish. More balanced than I expected, yet not quite as balanced as I prefer--but very close. Overall a flavorful quality IPA and a smile producer for this hophead


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