RATINGS: 1832   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89/5   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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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3.1
k9coug (116) - USA - APR 25, 2012
I probably don’t give IPA’s their fair due. I prefer a less subtle and more earthy bitterness. When I detect grapefruit, I am off-put. The finish once the citrus quickly recedes is satisfying. Good brewery. This beer is not a "99"er, however.


4.3
Excalibur123 (488) - Soria, SPAIN - JUN 24, 2017
Amarillo oro con media cabeza de espuma de larga retención en copa; aromas a caramelo, fruta tropical, resina, lúpulo y hoja de pino; en boca entrada media con fuerte y redondeado amargor, cuerpo medio pleno y acertada carbonatación, largo retrogusto con agradable amargor, acabando seca, notas a resina y cítricos, excelente y equilibrada cerveza, correcta en estilo.

4
fletchfighters (1520) - AUSTRALIA - JUN 21, 2017
355 ML bottle clear orange amber, white head that falls away quick. Good spotty lacing. Nose is pine, grapefruit and citrus. Malt body is clean, crisp and vibrant. A touch mineral but that is OK. Straightforward grapefruit and pine. Clean and easy to drink. Clean malt body. no hint of AVB. Solid and classic West Coast.

3.4
Stew41 (2021) - Phuket, THAILAND - JUN 13, 2017
Pretty good. Lifted tropical fruits work well with old skool mineral hop firmness in the back palate. Really quite traditional - a surprise.

4.4
gafferpom (17) - AUSTRALIA - JUN 7, 2017
Super IPA that's all grapefruit and grapefruit. Lovely bitterness and subtle malt backbone. What a cracker! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
hman43 (1541) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - MAY 26, 2017
It pours golden with orange tinges. The head is off white with good head retention. Aromas are floral and citrus. The flavors feature grapefruit and citrus with a bready backbone. It has a moderately high bitterness that is long lasting.

4.5
agent_persik (731) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAY 21, 2017
Clean light amber colour, big white head. Aroma of tropical fruits, caramel, malt, citrus, honey, toffee, spicy and piny hops. Sweet lightly sour taste with bitter hoppy finish and aftertaste. Medium body and average carbonation. Excellent IPA.

4.9
awanoise (1) - Tokyo, JAPAN - MAY 16, 2017 does not count
Can. It was really nice aroma and taste. Aroma was fruity and taste was little sweet.

4.8
Beerwithwings (84) - Hampshire, ENGLAND - MAY 13, 2017
Can. A lovely IPA. A very good beer. Pours a lovely orange colour. This beer brings back memories of my trip to new York city, had a bottle in my hotel room one night. A very malty beer as uk beers tend to be.

3.8
beerstar88 (587) - Bavaria, GERMANY - MAY 8, 2017
Ein sehr frischer fruchtiger Geruch. Zitrusfrüchte im Antrunk gefolgt von starkem Hopfengeschmack. Liegt wohl an den 7 Hopfensorten!

3.8
wojanex (220) - warszawa, POLAND - MAY 4, 2017
Ładne, przejrzyste, klasyczne ipa, bez mętnych wygłupów, super pijalne, rasowe piwo


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