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RATINGS: 171   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   IBU: 104   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The Half Cycle is so named due to its marriage of single and double IPA characteristics. In baseball parlance, a single and double is half of the cycle, and this IPA is a heavy hitter. Its a single IPA, hopped like a double, with an over-the-top hop character thats a bit spicy, citrusy, piney, you make the call. Light in color, but not on flavor, this big boy is dry hopped with a pound of high alpha American hops in every barrel. ABV: 6% IBU: 104.1

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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
FalconsFever (40) - Smyrna, Georgia, USA - MAY 24, 2013
Race weekend! Bitter IPA with citrus taste. Not too hoppy and pretty smooth. Will get again when around Indiana again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gonzin (187) - ARGENTINA - FEB 17, 2017
Probada en Tavern 97, Nashville, Tennessee. Febrero 2017. Otra buena IPA americana. 7/10 ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bill Becker (948) - Casper, Wyoming, USA - JAN 16, 2017
Canned October 3rd. Pours a hazy straw gold with plenty of foam. Above average lacing. Pine and grapefruit dominate the smell; degree of dankness pretty high. Pine and grapefruit clearly in the taste. Dank tropical fruit permeates. Very very bitter. No malt that I can discern. Like in a triple IPA. Onions? Yep. Good mouthfeel. A bit over the top for me regarding the bitterness level but I am glad that I got to try it.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Andrus86 (626) - Busselton, WA, AUSTRALIA - DEC 30, 2016
TAP. Pours a clean gold with good white head.. Malty caramel nose, almost homebrewy.. malt forward with caramel/syrup with the juniper sneaking in at backend.. sourced flat12 brewery; Jeffersonville

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mrohia (251) - Ohio, USA - NOV 24, 2016
Champions, Indianapolis, draft. Light color. Bitter, hoppy, crisp and a hint of citrus. Clean and good. Nice lingering bitterness. I like it! (Aroma of a hint of sauerkraut.) ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
djd07 (13667) - Houston, Texas, USA - NOV 1, 2016
On tap at the brewery. Pours a clear gold with medium off white head leaving sticky lacing. The aroma is citrus and pine. Medium body, grass, grapefruit, nice bitter finish, very good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (5318) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - SEP 13, 2016
can. Golden with one finger head. Fairly light body with a huge bitter kick from the hops. Its not entirely my taste in IPAs, but based on the description text on the can, they hit what they were shooting for. a definite hop bomb.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
csaso (2215) - Missouri, USA - APR 20, 2016
Bottle - good size foamy head, dark straw color with lots of "floaties", big pine and citrus hop aroma and flavor, moderate biscuity backbone, mildly dank finish, pretty good overall ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
HoppyScallywag (339) - Butler, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 4, 2016
UPDATED: APR 7, 2016 Not impressed at all. This is nothing but a bottle of bitter. It starts with an almost earthy, grasslike taste. Like something you shouldnt eat. Lol. Then it just buries you in bitterness. UPDATE: Have to say, after having this another day, without having a different brew beforehand, Im much happier with this. Still has earthy tones but the bitter doesnt overwhelm. Not a bad beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
NordicV (2250) - Malm, Sweden, SWEDEN - FEB 25, 2016
Ltt besljad orange l med vitt skum. Doft av citrus, frmst rd grapefrukt, och tallbarr. I smaken s tar en kraftig grapefruktbeska ver lite fr mycket fr min smak.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
UDBeernut (2871) - Saint Johns, Florida, USA - FEB 20, 2016
Copper poir, slight head. Slight pine, resin, and bitterness. Medium body. Average ipa


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