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RATINGS: 2734   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79/5   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Selected as a benchmark for the Beer Judge Certification Program used in all American based beer judgings. Centennial IPA has quickly become the IPA of choice. Pour yourself a pint of this complex flavorful ale and bask in the frothy head’s floral bouquet. Relish the immense citrus accents, achieved by the abundance of dry hopping. This ale’s sweet, malty undertones balance the hop character with a finish that never turns too bitter.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Duhast500 (414) - Cumberland, Rhode Island, USA - APR 21, 2014
Poured from a 12oz. bottle into a Sierra Nevada Celebration pint glass. The color is a hazy Orange with yellowish highlights. There is a finger and a half of foamy white head and some nice lacing left on the glass. The smell is earthy hops with a spicy pine aroma on the edges. There is a slight dankness here in the nose. The taste has a nice sweetness at first with a citrus flavor that is mixed with tangerine and a slight hint of cherry. the bitterness comes out toward the back of this beer and pushed forward till there is bitterness building as it finishes. The feel of this beer is lighter then most IPAs and is pretty drinkable. This beer is quite refreshing and a pleasure going down.


4.7
MarkRalph (1) - - JAN 18, 2018 does not count
Bells two hearted and Founders Centennial IPA are battling for best beer of the year! It's 6/5 and pick em!! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
DavidSvinth (377) - DENMARK - JAN 18, 2018
UPDATED: JAN 18, 2018 Fra flaske købt i Føtex. Klar gylden med flot hvidt skum. Humlet og ligefrem i næsen. En smule lukket. Dejlig bitter med en balanceret sød kant, der bidrager med fylde. Vellykket og afmålt ipa.

3.7
Zlotta (4142) - Hagen, GERMANY - JAN 16, 2018
Sampled from tap at 'Holy Craft Beer Bar'. A little hazy, dark amber with an off-white head. Sweetish, very resiny, moderately fruity aroma of lots of pine, orange jam, some mango and a touch of caramel. Moderately sweet, slightly bitter, fairly resiny and slightly fruity taste of massive pine, orange jam, mango and some caramel, followed by a medium long, rather bitter, fairly resiny and dry finish. Medium to full body, slightly creamy and moderately effervescent mouthfeel, soft carbonation. So prominent on the Centennial, nice showcase IPA, great if you like heavy, resiny IPA's.

4.3
sebsky (389) - ENGLAND - JAN 14, 2018
355 ml bottle,bottled on 13/11/2017. Dark amber,clear. Nose - flowers,pine forest and citrus fruit. Taste - bittersweet,tangerine,floral. Resinous aftertaste. Oily.

3.8
ZodiacM (1350) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 10, 2018
LCI. Uit de fles geschonken. Prima IPA, hoppig, fruitig en bitter. Prettige bitterheid in de lange afdronk.

3.8
LagerKeep3 (4) - MEXICO - JAN 5, 2018 does not count
APARIENCIA: Color ámbar oscuro, espuma fina compactada color perla, poca carbonatación. OLFATO: Notas cítricas, de toronja, a madera y resina de Pino, dulce caramelo. GUSTO: Dulce al inicio y final amargo, la intensidad del amargor se siente más en los sig. Tragos, final aceitoso y resinoso, un amargor final que recuerda al albedo de la naranja, el alcohol hace presencia de forma sutil. NOTA FINAL: Embotellada el 13 de Febrero del 2017, después de casi 11 meses, se nota que se perdió algo de intensidad del lúpulo, aun así es muy agradable, Una buena IPA, donde el dulzor, amargor y alcohol se encuentra bastante equilibrado, buena retención de espuma muy recomendable, preferentemente consumir lo mas fresca posible.

3.2
dbrhodes (20) - Springfield, Virginia, USA - JAN 5, 2018
I use the Beer Buddy app to discover, catalog and rate beers. I used to love this app BEFORE the latest update that forces you to login and even more annoying is you are now forced to write a MINIMUM 75 CHARACTER COMMENT in order to save and upload a beer rating. In most cases I simply don't have 75 characters of comments, thus this canned response. My apologies to all beer lovers. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.6
beerking1953 (26) - - DEC 31, 2017
One of my definite favorites. Along with Pliny Elder best beer in the world!

3.7
Capa (3618) - DC, Washington DC, USA - DEC 27, 2017
Copper orange with a white head. Pine, caramel malt, lightly floral. Medium bodied. Finish has decent pine bitterness with a good hunk of caramel. Nice, classic IPA.

3.9
puboflyons (3529) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - DEC 27, 2017
UPDATED: DEC 27, 2017 From the 12 fl. is. bottle that was bottled 11/17/17. Attractive clear orange-amber appearance with foamy off-white head. Inviting orange fruitiness on the nose with a sweet sourdough bread note. Medium or so body. The taste is a lovely orange or tangerine fruitiness with a moderate bitterness to finish. Tasty.


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