RATINGS: 1783   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89/5   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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An instant classic, Union Jack is the recipient of numerous awards including back to back wins at the Great American Beer Festival. Union Jack is abound with hop aroma and character. In fact this well balanced, west coast IPA is dry hopped 3 separate times, each lot giving it more and more of the grapefruit citrus hop aroma and flavor it is known for. Overall it utilizes over 4 pounds of pacific northwest hops per barrel.

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3.8
jimmay (807) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 13, 2012
12oz bottle from AJs fine foods. Pours light copper in colour, small caramel coloured head. Nice balanced sweet caramel malt and resins hops. Pretty good.

4.1
jjgmd (2220) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - SEP 13, 2012
Pours a hazy golden orange with a nice frothy head. Nose is all citrus with predominate grapefruit and orange, with some sweetness. Taste is full of hops and quite bitter, with a deep citrus flavor. Finish is dry, long and bitter. This is one of the few IPAs where the bitterness is not tampered out ! Quaff Score 8 / 10

4
zgaier (1962) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - SEP 13, 2012
Pours an amber orange with a dissipating beige head and sweet aroma of grapefruit and citrus. Taste is bittersweet, of citrus, grapefruit, hops, and pine with a bitter, dry finish. Great IPA with a lot of bitter hop flavor.

3.7
Tinco (621) - Linköping, SWEDEN - SEP 13, 2012
On tap. Don’t remember much of the tasting notes in my head but it was a very solid IPA for sure. Nice fruity hop character and a well crafted brew!

3.4
johnbuck100 (306) - Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 11, 2012
A very nice B+ IPA. Citrus, west coast hops. Color is OK and I would be very happy to have this at a party or a bar. Didn’t blow me away, but extremely respectable. If I was on a desert Island for 5 years I would be very happy with 500 cases of this beer

3.8
AirForceHops (7685) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - SEP 10, 2012
12 oz. bottle. Crystal clear gold, thin layer of white head. Nose is kind of like cat pee. Taste is a juicy, wet hop with big, fruity grapefruit and a burst of citrus. Active carbonation, medium bodied with a slick mouthfeel. Bitterness lingers just slightly. Taste is really nice. The cat pee nose is not my thing but the flavor is really exceptional. It drinks like a 5 or 6 % beer, not one over 7.5%. Really well done!

4.2
slsenior (62) - - SEP 6, 2012
Solid IPA, though not a contender for the top spot. It’s well balanced and complex, though not as smooth of a finish as, say, Dogfish Head.

3.6
bernatbeer (420) - barcelona, SPAIN - SEP 5, 2012
En botella.dorada con aromas a resina y lúpulo oxidado.Lastima que hoy la pruebe así! En su dia la probe excelente.se nota mucho de haberla probada en el oeste o en el este!

3.8
doubelknv3 (1093) - Illinois, USA - SEP 3, 2012
Golden with frothy white head...great lacing. Citrus, mild grapefruit, sweet malt notes, and mild floral aroma. Full bodied, flavor like aroma, mild syrupy notes, finishing hops add to lasting bittering finish and aroma notes. Decent balance with a medium bitter finish...dry but lingers. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
rosenbergh (11753) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 3, 2012
Draught at the Bierkraft, Brooklyn, New York.
Clear pale golden colour with small white head. Fresh hoppy sweetness with mild bitterness in aroma. Exotic fruity sweet hops in flavour. Balanced. Nice grapefruity resiny bitterness. Very tasty. This is what American IPA should be.


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