RATINGS: 561   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our India Pale Ale is brewed with an aggressive hop profile derived from Amarillo and Simcoe hops. A blend of Crystal malts creates the backbone which supports the hop character without diminishing it.
Formerly JW Dundees India Pale Ale
60 IBU
16.5

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1.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
sgallant (49) - USA - JAN 25, 2008
Unimpressive and flavorless as IPAs go. I didnt get nearly enough hop flavor that I would expect and the carbonation was a little too strong.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
emerica56 (600) - Bristol, Rhode Island, USA - JAN 18, 2008
Although the appearance is really nice the flavor does not back it up. It has a rather weak hoppy aroma, and the finish is nothing extraordinary.They also do not do a good job hiding the booze in it.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ghett0Gary (23) - Belmar, New Jersey, USA - JAN 15, 2008
pours a nice amber color with a typical IPA nose. would accompany a 23-year old country styled singer from Oregon. Average IPA...the better of the JWD pack.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
topherh (1925) - Kearney, Missouri, USA - JAN 15, 2008
12 oz bottle pours a clear amber with a thin white head. aroma is of piney hops and sweet malt. Flavor is of citrus and pine and starts sweet and finishes slightly bitter. Slightly light on the hops by todays IPA standard, but this was actually better than I expected.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ElGaucho56 (394) - USA - JAN 13, 2008
Pours copper gold with small white head. Nose is slightly skunky, citrusy hops, very thin on the palate but goes down ok, nothing special.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
turbo (1271) - Arizona, USA - JAN 12, 2008
Nice thick head and lacing. Aroma is what you would expect from a weak IPA. Flavor is soapy citrus, pine, metalic, with a smooth bitter finish. A bit weak but not too bad.

2.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Hance07 (192) - DownSouth, Georgia, USA - JAN 10, 2008
pours a nice copper color with a small white head. some piney hops on the nose. flavor is very very weak for an ipa. i actually dont see how this can be called an ipa. there regular pale ale has more hop flavor than this.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jetzler (622) - oklahoma city, Oklahoma, USA - JAN 7, 2008
Bottle, a bit of hops character, pours a nice copper color with a frothy white head. Slight malt notes, slight hop notes, nothing too special, Nothing wrong with it, they should have recategorized it as just a Pale Ale, and it would have been pretty decent but for an IPA its just a bit too wimply, but it is balanced.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gregis (1281) - Stilwell, Kansas, USA - JAN 6, 2008
Pours a clear, light copper with a dense, frothy, beige head that leaves behind creamy lace as it diminishes. The aroma is fairly muted for an IPA: piny, citric hops on top of sweet, lightly bready malt. Fairly light bodied, for an IPA, the palate is soft and slick with a mildly bitter finish. Sweet malt up front with citrus and pine notes coming in behind. While its a decent drinker, the flavor isnt particularly inspired. I can think of at least a dozen other IPAs, available locally, that Id buy before I would purchase this one again.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Arayaga2 (2142) - portland, Oregon, USA - JAN 3, 2008
Clear copper color with fast-fading white head. Aroma has a tiny bit of floral hoppiness, and it is sweet, but barely there, with a bit of also-subtle biscuityness. Taste is off and grainy, with a bit of stinging hop presence. Rather light, with a clean finish. A decent macroIPA nonetheless.


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