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RATINGS: 93   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65/5   IBU: 85   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This is a true West Coast IPA–it is pale in color, with with bracing bitterness, high alcohol content (about 7.3% abv) and a fruity/floral/citrus hop aroma. It is made from a simple malt bill: North American base and pale caramel malt. We use copious amounts of Northwest hops all throughout the boil, with most of it going in within the last 15 minutes. After fermentation is complete, we dry hop it with approximately 1 boatload of each of the same hop varieties. 16.5°

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4.3
MetalNHopHead (2050) - Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - SEP 22, 2017
For my taste buds, Dragoon IPA is some seriously crushable hoppiness. It has a yellow-gold color and a pretty layer of white aromatic foam. Floral and pithy citrus hop aromatics. Juicy, lemony, herbaceous, and piney flavors. There's a lot of bitterness in here. It's bright and chewy. If given the chance, this is something that I would keep on hand.

2.9
HuskerTan (2320) - Ravenna, Nebraska, USA - AUG 27, 2017
Can/Fest. A- Pine, citrus. A- Orange color, hazy liquid, white head. T- Bitter, citrus. P- Medium body, average texture, average carbonation, bitter finish. O- Bitter and citrusy. Really just a standard IPA.

3
Brentv (680) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 15, 2017
UPDATED: AUG 15, 2017 On tap at Pita Jungle in Tucson, AZ. Clear orange pour with a small white head and loads of sticky lacing on the glass. Huge dank aroma with pine. Taste is pine, dry, bitter. Medium mouthfeel.

2.4
Iznogud (4018) - CROATIA - AUG 9, 2017
On tap at the State Bar, Flagstaff, AZ. Pours cloudy orange with white head. Some vague hops, stale, malty, some bitternes in finish. Medium bodied. Not good. I wonder what went wrong here.

3.7
jhamp9 (1918) - Corinth, Texas, USA - JUL 2, 2017
Orange pour with a a white head and tons of sticky lacing. Aroma is pine, dank, herbal, and toffee. Taste is pine, citrus, herbal, some toffee. Moderate bitterness. Grapefruit aftertaste. Medium body.

3.5
GenDV138 (7470) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - MAY 25, 2017
16 oz can shared, thanks Alex! Slightly hazy golden yellow with off-white head. Aromas of citrus, floral notes, malt, citrus peel. Tastes of stone fruit, floral notes, citrus, malt. Medium body with a dry finish.

3.4
coachd (888) - Missouri, USA - MAY 13, 2017
Great fresh hop aroma with just a touch of malt sweetness. Very pretty dark gold color with a huge clingy white head. Hop bite up front that is short lived; I wanted more. The flavor and palate are a little watery. Good IPA but I don’t think it deserves 96’s.

4.2
drowland (8888) - Georgia, USA - MAY 6, 2017
5/6/17. 16oz can thanks to ibrew2or3! Crisp orange pour with a nice khaki head, nice khaki. Awesome aroma, dank as all hell. Good flavor, dank lingers a ton, mild bitterness, some caramel. Tasty!

3.6
stevoj (5362) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 6, 2017
16oz can thanks to Rick. Medium golden with small foamy head.Mild but straight forward IPA, Hops first, nice malt backbone behind. Not one s=thing stand out, instead all of the parts just add up to a really well done whole.

3.9
marcus (10473) - Sacramento, California, USA - APR 17, 2017
Bottle share at Claimstake. Pours golden with a clinging white head and a floral citrus aroma. There is a hearty pale malt flavor with a strong fairly bitter citrus finish,


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